IMG_1490

Pulse survey results

During September, we took your “pulse” in a series of questions. Since the survey closed, we have now seen Di Matteo removed from the managers’ position and a new manager is soon to be appointed. We’ll take another “pulse” again later in the season. Aston Villa Football Club How do you feel about the current season? (1 very pessimistic, 10 very optimistic) The overall average score was 7.5 showing a strong optimism for the current season. The overall score did not change much over September…

Read More »

avfc031114

Di Matteo Statement

The Aston Villa Supporters Trust are once again watching the club look for a new manager. It is difficult to pass a great deal of judgement on Roberto Di Matteo’s time with the club. Some of our members think he should have been given more time, whilst others will point to the league table and say the results were unacceptable. What was refreshing was the speed at which the board acted. Dr Xia chose Roberto so he could be forgiven for wanting to give him…

Read More »

Ticket Office

ASTON VILLA CONSULTATION ON AWAY TICKETS

The Away Ticketing Consultation Group met last Wednesday. David Michael (AVST National Liaison Director and editor of My Old Man Said) represented AVST and the Supporters Consultation Group. Other Villans present included Steve Gough, Steve Todd and John Perks. Apologies: John Holder, Mark McFarland, Stewart Conniff & Anthony Willis. Nicola Keye, Bromley Davenport and Lee Preece represented the club. PC Stuart Bladen attended on behalf of West Midlands Police. Here are the matters that were discussed at the meeting. General update Average away support in excess…

Read More »

avfc031114

Villa Till I Die

Aston Villa supporters know that with every game comes yet another opportunity to find ourselves shouting till we go hoarse for our team and wearing nothing but our sacred claret and blue. We demand loyalty with the belief that we will win… well sometimes and are bound together by our colours. Regardless of the possibility of disappointment we go to every game and have many stories to tell of Villa yesteryear. Though, our support and dedication manifests itself in many ways. Many of us have pre-match…

Read More »

SCG16Aug16

FANS CONSULTATION GROUP

As we shared last month AVST attended a meeting  of the Fans Consultation Group on 17th August prior to the Huddersfield game. Here are the matters that were discussed at the meeting. Present Mo Razzaq, AVST Neil James, AVST Gary Kilburn, Lions Clubs Jonathan Fear, Vital Villa Mike Steed, avillafan.com Dave Woodhall, Heroes and Villans Steve Gough, AVISC David Michael, MOMS Scott Jones, Villa Talk Dr Tony Xia, Keith Wyness, Nicky Keye, Tommy Jordan and Lee Preece all representing Aston Villa Football Club 1. With conflicting reports…

Read More »

FSF Diversity fund

AVST pulse survey

With 5 games concluded in the season so far and the transfer window about to shut, AVST are undertaking a short pulse survey of our members and non-members. The pulse survey will be used to monitor your satisfaction in the Club and AVST. In the latter case, we will use the satisfaction score to help improve our offering over time. To start the AVST Pulse Survey now, click here.  (Don’t forget to press the submit button at the end.) We hope that you will take…

Read More »

Bristol City

FSF fan survey: Bristol City

If you were at last weekend’s away league game at Bristol City, we are looking for your opinions on your away day experience. The Away Fans Feedback Project (run by the Football Supporters’ Federation) will be measuring the experience of the away supporter, with the ultimate aim of improving the away fans’ experience and encourage more fans to travel to watch their team. From this project the FSF will discuss with clubs and the authorities, in an academic fashion, what keeps fans committed to travelling…

Read More »

image

FSF fan survey: Derby away

For the second away league game of the season, we are looking for your opinions on your away day experience. The Away Fans Feedback Project (run by the Football Supporters’ Federation) will be measuring the experience of the away supporter, with the ultimate aim  of improving the away fans’ experience and encourage more fans to travel to watch their team. From this project the FSF will discuss with clubs and the authorities, in an academic fashion, what keeps fans committed to travelling and to the sacrifices…

Read More »

Hospitality package prize draw

Our best ever member prize draw is still running, so spread the word and get friends and family to join AVST! As we announced on our 15th anniversary, members will be entered into a prize draw for any referrals on new member sign up. It will be a day to remember as they will be hosted in the Directors restaurant/box for the Fulham match on October 22nd at Villa Park. Included in the package is a player’s car park pass, unlimited champagne, wine, beer, spirits, 3 course meal, match…

Read More »