Even though it’s the close season Supporters’ Trust Directors on the Club Board, David Beck and Jean Foster, continue to represent our members at Board meetings and other events.
Both directors put in a huge amount of time on your behalf, Jean with our very successful Gold Membership and David in his work not only on our behalf on the Club board but also being available to coach youngsters who play as part of the Vitals team against other supporter groups and working for an advisory group with Supporters’ Direct.
In his latest Directors Diary he outlines the many areas in which he works in order to represent your views. Keep looking at “Beck’s Banter”; they will give you an insight into David’s busy workload.
Breaking news: It has been announced that Stirling Albion has become the first senior Scottish Club to be taken over by its supporters. The Stirling Albion Supporters’ Trust has taken over the share ownership of the current chairman, Peter McKenzie.
'Buy Stirling Albion' campaign spokesperson Paul Goodwin said: "We are absolutely delighted to have reached an agreement to acquire Mr McKenzie's majority shareholding in the club. Throughout the negotiations Mr McKenzie made the wellbeing of the club and its position in the community key factors in any agreement he made. The Trust is absolutely committed to supporting the management and the team, developing the club's role and presence in the wider Stirling community and undertaking some innovative commercial activity in order to generate new income."
Stirling Trust members include Cristiano Ronaldo and Andy Murray.
The Club may be become known as Stirling Meercats. See the complete story at http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/teams/s/stirling_albion/8746637.stm