Posted Friday 20th February 2015
Today, three leading Arsenal fans' organisations and the club's main fanzine wrote to Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis, asking for a meeting to discuss how we can get a better deal for match-going fans.
Arsenal Supporters' Trust (AST) together with REDaction, Black Scarf Movement (BSM) and The… Read More
Posted Tuesday 20th January 2015
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport recently established an Expert Working Group on Football Supporter Ownership and Engagement. It subsequently issued a call for evidence on the barriers to increasing supporter ownership and engagement in clubs.
More detail about the terms of reference… Read More
Posted Thursday 20th November 2014
The AST recently wrote to Arsenal Chairman Sir Chips Keswick setting out our position on ticket price discussions for season 2015/16 and urging for improvements to be made to the Ticket Exhcange system so that more fans can have an opportunity to watch Arsenal. The letter is set out in full… Read More
Posted Wednesday 12th November 2014
AST Board member Simon Hill looks at Arsenal finances and ask whether the Club really needed to increase prices by 3% last season and suggests how a more custodianship approach can be brought to ticket pricing:
In the recently released 2013/14 accounts, Arsenal reported revenues above £300m… Read More
Posted Saturday 1st November 2014
A recent Parliamentary debate was held in the House of Lords with the following title:
To ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they have given to giving football fans a greater say in the running of clubs.
Lord Knight made a speech that focused on Arsenal and the Arsenal… Read More