Train with

Stanley Trust

Accrington Stanley Community Trust is an award-winning, non-profit, self-funding registered charity and community organisation that has been working within the Hyndburn community since 2007.

Football and in particular, Accrington Stanley Football Club. has the ability to engage people, improve community cohesion and raise the hopes and aspirations of the people of Hyndburn.

Accrington Stanley Community Trust is committed to ensuring that it responds to local needs whilst working strategically in line with regional and national agendas.

The charity’s mission is to support the local community regardless of age, gender, race, religion or skill level and promote a healthier lifestyle through sport and education by encouraging individuals to take part in fun based activities, which develop confidence, co-operation and education.

Lee Walsh

Head of Sport

Favourite football moment: Lee enjoyed watching Stanley win the Conference away at Woking in 2006.

Shane Hudson

Community Intervention Officer

Favourite football moment: Shane is a Burnley fan, and his favourite football moment was Wade Elliot’s winning goal in the 2009 play-off final.