Sutton Coldfield Lions are the latest AVSC to join AVST as an affiliate today. With a 400 strong membership, Sutton Coldfield Lions organises coach and train travel to all Aston Villa away fixtures. If you are a Villa supporter in the Sutton Coldfield area, then join up with this Lions Club. A big welcome to Sutton Coldfield Lions.
We would like to extend a warm welcome to all the members of Longbridge Lions, our latest AVST affiliate. We look forward to working with Longbridge Lions in the best interests of the Club and fans. If you live in the Longbridge, Northfield and surrounding areas, then please join Longbridge Lions! For further details, please see their website.
We have received some excellent coverage in the Birmingham Mail over the last few days (our thanks to Mat Kendrick). Here are the related articles: Relaunched Aston Villa Supporters Trust set to give fans a voice A pictorial representation of AVST statement and Paul Faulkner statement AVST statement on current Club position
AVST Statement, issued 13/04/14 It’s becoming a serious growing concern amongst Villa supporters that the club still faces a real danger of relegation, have recorded a club record 10 home defeats already and potentially face an end of season points total which is less than the previous season’s thus indicating a lack of real progress. At the end of the 2011/12 season, on the announcement of the previous Aston Villa manager’s dismissal, the club issued a statement with the following words from chairman Randy Lerner:…