Our Community Strategy

Argyle Community Trust has been in operation for over 25 years and plays an important role in the communities of Devon and Cornwall. The diverse nature of our work has allowed the Trust to work with thousands of people from across the two counties. This work has ranged from introducing people to sport for the…

Read More

Plymouth Argyle’s Changing Room programme inspiring brighter futures

Mickey McCloskey, who admits he ‘lost 22 years of his life to drug and alcohol abuse’, is using his troubled past to inspire unemployed adults with substance misuse in Plymouth to find work through Argyle Community Trust’s Changing Room programme. Changing Room is one of many programmes that the EFL Trust offers through Department Work…

Read More

Young people help tackle child sexual exploitation

Young people in Plymouth have been working alongside police and other agencies to design a new child sexual exploitation awareness campaign. The results of a two-year collaboration will now be rolled out across the Devon and Cornwall Area. The National Citizens Service (NCS) worked with the Plymouth Safeguarding Children’s Board, police, and city partners including…

Read More

First Staff Conference a Success

Argyle Community Trust staff from across Devon and Cornwall came together at Bicton College in Exmouth for their first staff two-day conference between Monday 2 and Tuesday 3 September. The conference was an opportunity to reflect on the excellent work of the Trust in their communities as well as helping to inspire community staff as…

Read More

School Children to Get on Board with Mayflower

Argyle Community Trust is gearing up for the Mayflower 400 commemorations taking place in the city during 2020 by stimulating and coordinating a year-long calendar of sporting activity. A key feature of this activity calendar is the newly titled ‘Sporting Voyage’ educational programme which is aimed at Year 5 and 6 children initially, during the…

Read More

Summer Holidays 2019

Throw away those school books and school shoes until September and jump into your football boots to kick about with us over the summer. The soccer roadshow is back with 6 weeks of football fun with days catered for specific skill development; such as strikers and keepers, girls only, training like a pro, short breaks…

Read More

Girls Post 16 Education Programme

If you want to roar like the Lionesses and choose sport as your career, you can! We still have places for our Girls Post 16 education programme working with City College Plymouth. Apply and go in for an interview. You can look around and meet the staff and see if it feels right for you.…

Read More

International Experience for Cornwall’s U15’s

Cornwall Centre of Excellence U15 players experienced international play at a recent youth football tournament in Spain. The East Mallorca Cup saw teams from all around the world come together to compete and challenge themselves, playing and learning from each other to ultimately better their experience and performance. The team faced opposition from clubs such…

Read More

We are all Argyle

A message for our Community Team Ahead of the Thomas Westcott Cup Final against University of Plymouth, Manager Derek Adams and Midfielder David Fox have a message for the Community Trust team. Kick-off: 7:15pm Coach Rd, Newton Abbot TQ12 1EJ Tickets available on the gate Adults £5 Concessions £3 Family tickets £13 (2 adults, 2…

Read More

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…

Read More