Grand Opening of £2.5m Manadon Sports Hub

New Manadon sports facilities to support 30,000 taking part in physical activity a year A new multi-million-pound sports hub in Manadon, Plymouth which is expected to support 30,000 people taking part in physical activity a year opened on Friday (28 June). The facility which includes a floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP), one…

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Argyle To Help Tackle Increasing Numbers of Railway Risk Takers

The EFL Trust has today launched a new partnership with Network Rail and the British Transport Police (BTP) to help tackle the increasing number of people risking their lives on the railway. Argyle Community Trust and Plymouth Argyle Football Club will be part of the project that will help to educate and raise awareness of…

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Extra Time is Granted for Over 55’s

Plymouth Argyle midfielder Conor Grant and Head of Football Derek Adams surprised guests of the newly established Extra Time Hub when they came by to celebrate its launch last week. Diving straight in with what was on offer Conor Grant showed off his singing skills with the group and tried his hand at armchair aerobics.…

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Students Sleep In at Home Park

Students swapped their beds for sleeping bags to raise money and awareness for homeless young people. While the “sleep in” at Plymouth Argyle Football Club didn’t aim to replicate homelessness, it gave the students an insight into the challenges faced by those sleeping rough. The idea was founded by a group of young people aged 16…

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Kick It Out Bringing Communities Together

Ahead of Argyle’s last home fixture against Charlton, Argyle Community Trust welcomed a number of inclusive football teams and organisations to take part in a football tournament to celebrate Plymouth being a city of diversity and inclusion. Coming together and using the power of the football club to do so, six teams from the city’s…

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Clubs Unite for EFL Day of Action

More than one million people are now participating in football-led community programmes and activities every season All 72 EFL Clubs will come together on the same day for the EFL’s Day of Action to demonstrate the positive impact football can have in changing young people’s lives. From Plymouth to Peterborough and Sunderland to Southend, on…

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Celebrating Diversity

Tuesday’s Checkatrade Trophy not only celebrated the upcoming talent of football stars on the pitch, but also for those looking to break into a career in sport. Plymouth Argyle FC teamed up with the Devon County Football Association, Plymouth Hope, the FA Coach Mentor Programme and the Argyle Community Trust to host a celebratory evening…

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Football supporting patient post-op recovery

  Ankle fusion patient David the first to use new astro turf pitch for rehabilitation He received his surgery at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre within a few weeks Plymouth Argyle Community Trust has aspirations to support other patients recovering from surgery or who wish to lead a more active lifestyle David Saunders, 66, from Plymouth…

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NCS Making a Difference

AS part of their social action project, one group of NCS participants are aiming to raise money to support children’s hospice south west and UK kids cancer charity. They have produced a video featuring a spoken word poem and organised a bingo night, quiz night, and a sponsored walk for next week in order to…

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