The Trust meets most months in central London. All members are welcome to attend and participate in discussions about our activities and future plans. Meetings last for approximately ninety minutes. There are refreshments available and usually some willing company for a trip to the pub. Please make sure you are receiving our newsletter updates or check the website for the dates of meetings.
Monday 25th January 2016 - 18:30
The next meeting of the Arsenal Supporters' Trust (AST) will take place at 6.30pm on Monday 25 January 2016 . The meeting will be held at the offices of Nabarro located at 125 London Wall London EC2Y 5AL - map location here
Our main guest for the evening is Ian Lynam, head of Sport at Charles Russell Speechlys law firm.
Ian is one of the country's leading football lawyers who has previously been an adviser to Arsenal and currently he has leading Premier League footballers as his clients. Ian will be updating us on some of the recent developments in sports law and business practice that affects how the football sector is likely to develop. He will also explain the latest in transfer regulations and rules in the final week of the January window.
At this meeting we will also provide updates on campaigns the AST is involved in that include getting an increased FA Cup Final ticket allocation, the 3% paid to KSE by Arsenal Football Club and on securing fairer ticket prices when the new Premier league tv deal is introduced.
All members are welcome and we look forward to seeing you there.
Previous: Listening to Arsenal Fans
Monday 30th November 2015 - 18:30
The next meeting of the AST will take place at 6.30pm on Monday 30 November at the Grange Holborn Hotel, 50-60 Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4AR
Our main guest will be Michael Simmonds, Chief Executive of leading market research company Populus: http://www.populus.co.uk/
Populus are engaged by the Premier League to research the views of fans and undertake quantitative and qualitative work, such as the Premier League Fan Panel and Annual Surveys, the results of which are then fed back to the Premier League and Clubs. Many AST members will have recently been sent their 2015 Fans Survey. Michael will be explaining this work in more detail and taking questions on the survey and how supporters get to have a say in the future of football.
We will also be joined by Kev Myles, Chief executive of the Football Supporters Federation (FSF) who will provide an update on the latest FSF campaigns including #TwentysPlenty and for Safe Standing.
All members are welcome to attend and we look forward to seeing you there.
Previous: AST October 2015 meeting
Monday 05th October 2015 - 18:30
The Arsenal Supporters' Trust will hold its next meeting at 6.30pm on Monday 5 October at the offices of Nabarro LLP, 125 London Wall, London EC2Y 5AL - map here (please note this is a new location for Nabarro).
The meeting will also include discussion of the questions the AST will ask at the Arsenal AGM on October 15th, analysis of the Club's recently published financial accounts for season 2014/15 and discussion with John Cross on his new book - Wenger
All members are welcome to attend and we look forward to seeing you.
Monday 08th June 2015 - 18:30
The Arsenal Supporters' Trust will hold our end of season meeting on Monday 8 June at 6.30pm at the offices of Nabarro LLP, 125 London Wall, London EC2Y 5AL - map here (please note this is a new location for Nabarro).
The meeting will also include discussion of our end of season survey and a Q&A with our guest speaker - leading Arsenal journalist John Cross.
All members are welcome to attend and we look forward to seeing you on June 8th.
Monday 27th April 2015 - 18:30
The next meeting of the AST will take place at 6.30pm on Monday 27 April. The meeting will be at a new venue - the relocated offices of Nabarro at London Wall - see map. This is very close to Moorgate, St Paul's (central line) and Barbican (district/circle line) tube stations.
Our guest speaker that evening will be French and Arsenal Football Expert Julien Laurens
The meeting will also see the holding of the AST's annual AGM. Relevant information relating to this will be sent to members shortly.