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Skipper shows support at our deaf team's training session!Reading skipper Paul McShane was warmly welcomed as a guest of the Reading FC Deaf team at a training session earlier this week.

Liam Thorne, November 8, 2017

One Reading | Football for everyoneAs a club, we are committed to ensuring we act with equality and inclusion at the heart of everything we do and stand for as a business… at all times! And this weekend, we will be celebrating that s...

Liam Thorne, November 8, 2017

Local schools take part in Premier League Primary Stars tournament Local school teams were welcomed to Madejski Stadium to take part in a tournament earlier this week.

Ghaffar Ghoddusi, September 27, 2017

John Swift visits Reading FC Deaf team Swift meets deaf team members to watch training and partake in Q&A...

Liam Thorne, September 11, 2017

Paul McShane receives PFA Community Champion Award   McShane’s work in the community is recognised after being names as the PFA Community Champion for 2016/17 Royals skipper Paul McShane has been awarded the PFA Community Champion awa...

Liam Thorne, September 11, 2017

Sir John Madejski named Patron of Reading FC Community Trust   Sir John Madejski has been named as the first-ever Patron of Reading Football Club’s Community Trust.

Liam Thorne, September 11, 2017

Moore takes part in Q&A at Soccer School Young Royals fans got a surprise at one of our Community Soccer Schools as defender Liam Moore made an appearance! Liam was invited to The Piggott School, Wargrave, while one of the Royals' Com...

Liam Thorne, September 6, 2017

Lewis Ward and Mary Earps visit our half-term Soccer Schools! Goalkeeping duo visit Community Trust Soccer School...

Liam Thorne, February 28, 2017

Royals defender visted a Community Trust Soccer School to meet the young aspiring footballersAfter seeing 1057 participants over the summer, we ended on a high with a special guest..

Liam Thorne, September 21, 2016

New Partnership with Reading College Young people wanting to launch careers in sport are to benefit from a new partnership between Reading College and The Community Trust at Reading Football Club.

Liam Thorne, September 21, 2016

Get your kids involved in the Community Trust Soccer Schools this summer Run by the Reading FC Community Trust, with our FA-qualified coaches leading the way, it’s a great way for boys and girls of all levels of ability to stay active and make new friends whilst ...

Liam Thorne, August 16, 2016

Community Trust recruiting for next course In association with Adviza and the Prince’s Trust, Reading FC Community Trust are looking for participants to get involved in their latest instalment of the Team Programme, which starts again in...

Liam Thorne, August 15, 2016

Community Trust team up with The Piggott School Interested in football coaching? The Piggott School Coaching Programme and the Reading FC Community Trust are teaming up to develop talented, young coaches in the Berkshire area.

Reading F C, May 7, 2015

#ryansroyals On Saturday 11th April against Blackburn Rovers, Reading’s first team will wear a special one-off shirt, designed and inspired by a 14-year-old Reading fan named Ryan Duval, who attends The Aven...

Reading F C, March 19, 2015

Jake Cooper visits local grassroots teamRoyals centre half Jake Cooper called in to meet Binfield FC players taking part in a training session on Wednesday night.

Reading F C, March 11, 2015

Sports Participation

Community Trust Careers Day   Former Reading striker Dave Kitson and current Royal Ryan Edwards both took time to attend the Community Trust’s Careers Day at Madejski Stadium on Tuesday.

Reading F C, February 26, 2015

Social Inclusion

Reading FC Community Trust support the Get Berkshire Active Awards!Get Berkshire Active Awards Berkshire’s sporting heroes were honoured at Get Berkshire Active’s annual Inspiration & Participation Awards ceremony held on Friday 6th February at the Blue Mo...

Reading F C, February 11, 2015

Sports Participation

Reading FC Community Trust - Caring For Kenya  Kenya. An African country on the east coast of the continent, on the equatorial line, who most will know the basics about.

Reading F C, November 10, 2014

Fundraising - Social Inclusion

Gareth McCleary visits Prince's Trust session!  Garath McCleary recently paid a visit to a Prince’s Trust coaching course at the Reading Football Club Indoor Training Centre, run in conjunction with the Reading FC Community Trust.

Reading F C, November 3, 2014

Social Inclusion

Jake Taylor and Aaron Kuhl drop in on Mental Health Football SessionWritten by Phil Owtram Jake Taylor and Aaron Kuhl drop in on Mental Health Football Session Jake Taylor and Aaron Kuhl recently took time out of their football schedules to pay a visit to a YMCA m...

Reading F C, October 27, 2014

Disability Football

It’s a walk over for the Reading FC Community Trust Written by Phil Owtram ‘Trying to walk the ball in’ is usually associated with football teams without a clinical edge to their play, but that is exactly what participants of the over 50s club a...

Reading F C, October 14, 2014

Social Inclusion

Hope and Aaron crackers about Reading FC Community TrustWritten by Phil Owtram Reading FC Community Trust Social Inclusion Ambassador Hope Akpan and team mate Aaron Tshibola showed their competitive spirit in a different setting, when they visited South...

Reading F C, September 19, 2014

Social Inclusion

12 weeks in India for Royals coaches ReadBlog on time in Arunachal Pradesh Two coaches from Reading FC are currently out in India, as the club continues to provide support to one of the up and coming nations of world football.

Reading F C, May 22, 2014

Sports Participation

Retiring striker helps out in football session   Jason Roberts paid a visit to Kennel Lane School last week, and interacted with a group of young people with mixed learning needs.

Reading F C, May 15, 2014

Disability Football

Chairman visits a disability football tournament Chairman attends disability event Sir John Madejski showed his support to disability football recently, as the Reading FC Community Trust put on a tournament for local youngsters with special n...

Reading F C, May 12, 2014

Disability Football

Gunter & McCleary boost ticket sales!The Colleton School in Twyford are backing the boys at Burnley this Saturday - and as a reward they were visited by two very special postmen on Wednesday afternoon!  Pupils are coming along to t...

Reading F C, May 1, 2014

HOPE IN THE COMMUNITY In his ambassadorial role for our Community Trust, midfield maestro Hope Akpan visited one of the Trust’s youth clubs at the Coley Community Centre last Thursday, a club that runs every Thursday bet...

Reading F C, April 24, 2014

Social Inclusion - Youth clubs

GUNTER CELEBRATES COMMUNITY CLUB GUNTER CELEBRATES COMMUNITY CLUB In his role as Education Ambassador for the Community Trust, Royals right-back Chris Gunter visited Shinfield Rangers FC for a special presentation earlier this month...

Reading F C, April 24, 2014

#kickupsforkenya Changing lives through football Do you want to make a real difference to people's lives, and show off your football skills at the same time? Here's your chance.1.

Reading F C, April 24, 2014


Sean Morrison visits one of our Easter Soccer Schools As part of his ambassadorial role, Sean Morrison visited a Reading FC Community Trust Soccer School at Palmer Park Sports Stadium in Reading today.

Reading F C, April 11, 2014