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AVST end of season statement and fan survey

The Aston Villa Supporters Trust (AVST) welcomes the statement from Randy Lerner in respect of the club’s availability for sale.  We would like to place on record our gratitude for all he has done with regards to the infrastructure of the club and his significant investment in Aston Villa over the past eight years. AVST wish Mr Lerner the very best in his future endeavours.  We are sure all Villa supporters appreciate the great respect he has shown for the club’s traditions and heritage during…

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Supporters Direct statement on FA commission proposal

Supporters Direct, the national body who help fans set up Supporters Trusts, have issued a press release on 8th May regarding the proposals by the FA commission. Although they submitted a written response, they were not consulted by the commission. In their written response, they stated that a B league would reinforce the pool of talent held by the top clubs and more should be done to redistribute the wealth. In addition, the strategic plan should focus on infrastructure improvement and coaching. For the full…

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The time for a collective voice is now!

With the FA commission releasing its views today, without even consulting fan groups such as the FSF and Supporters Direct, it is time that fans are heard in the game. Whether you agree or disagree with the proposal from the FA today, It is vitally important that we get a democratic collective voice locally at Villa to represent our views at a national level, and for that voice to be vocal at the table with our fellow PL Trusts in dialogue with the FSF and…

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Membership processing

Thank you to all our recent voting members.  We have now cleared the backlog in processing your payment and details into our membership database.  You should now have received an email containing your membership reference. If you have not received an email yet following payment and completing your voting membership application, then please contact us.  

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Welcome to Longbridge 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.

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