BBC WM PHONE-IN

Our very own Howard Hodgson was on the BBC WM phone in on May 16th. Listen to what he has to say. In addition the gaffer, Dean Smith, answering questions from fellow Villa supporters. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p077hsjv

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Walking with McGinn

John McGinn has been an absolute revelation and has firmly become a fan favourite this season. So much that Jimmy Hessel on Twitter in praise adapted ‘Walking with the King’ to ‘Walking with McGinn’. Singer, songwriter and Villa fan Emma Flowers has now produced a version of ‘Walking with McGinn’ which is available for download until the end of the regular season via Bandcamp for a minimum donation of £1.50. All proceeds will go to community projects sponsored by Aston Villa Supporters’ Trust. You can…

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The Howard & Jonny Podcast

Jonny and Howard talk about our promotion push, the match versus The Owls and some of our top performers. You can also listen via iTunes: https://t.co/Mn9q7fIcyBSpotify: https://t.co/ATVcbefnrfPodcast App: https://t.co/k6L8VkRKvvCastbox: https://t.co/w9Jd1MyLEVOvercast: https://t.co/kxhZVNlZVr

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FOOTBALL SUPPORTERS GROUP MEETING

The Trust and other supporter groups met with club officials earlier this week. Though this was an “operational meeting” we thought it was pertinent that the issue of the club’s finances was raised after the release of the annual accounts. We also requested reassurance from the club to their commitment to maintaining this forum in a more structured manner and for continued open dialogue. Here are the matters that were discussed and details of the attendees. Fan Representatives Daniel Rolinson, Villa View; Anne-Marie Fern, Heroes &…

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AVST AGM PODCAST

The Howard Hodgson & Jonny Gould AVST Podcast, broadcast from the Holte Suite directly after the AVST AGM on Wednesday. Featuring interviews with special guests – Villa legends Brian Little & Ian Taylor as we gauge the reaction to new CEO Christian Purslow’s earlier Q & A with members.  

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CHRISTIAN PURSLOW Q&A

We were delighted to have Christian Purslow as one of our special guests for a Q&A session at our AGM on Wednesday 16th January. Here’s an overview of what he had to say when quizzed by Trust members. Q1. Can supporters be auto-enrolled as members of the Trust as part of the season ticket renewal process? A. CP was not averse to the idea and would consider the matter. However, he was not in favour of imposing membership on all supporters and also the club needs…

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