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Stadium newsletter sent out to residents

The sixth Brentford Community Stadium construction newsletter has been delivered to around 4,000 local residents and businesses close to the site over the last few days. The Club, working with Development Partner EcoWorld London, have been keeping people in the local area updated as the building work has continued. A series of newsletters have been […]

Brentford FC move in to new home

The next chapter in the Brentford FC story is ready to be written as our new stadium is now complete and ready for use. We can confirm that in the last few days a safety certificate has been granted for our new home to host games behind closed doors. The stadium was completed earlier this […]

2020/21 – fans attending matches August update

More than 11,000 fans, including our Premium Seat Members, have now secured their seats in our new stadium. We can also announce that more than 10,000 of these seats are General Admission and Premium Season Tickets, in ‘The Dugout’. The government has released initial guidance on planning for social distancing in sports grounds. This may, […]

Community Trust offering free Zumba classes

As part of the ongoing #BeeWell campaign, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust is now offering free online Zumba classes. With many now returning to work, the Trust have adapted their sessions to fit around everyone’s busy schedules. The #BeeWell campaign, aims to support children and adults with their physical and mental wellbeing, offering an array […]

Brentford FC supports #KeepHounslowSafe message

Hounslow Council has issued a message from Kelly O’Neill, Director of Public Health. It has been reported that Covid-19 cases are rising in the borough. Brentford FC is encouraging all borough residents to follow the advice of the local authority to keep each other safe. Be part of the team and help #KeepHounslowSafe – Get a […]

Officials outline #BeeTogether with Off the Pitch

Brentford FC have been talking in depth to Off the Pitch about our Bee Together strategy. Off the Pitch delivers unrivalled football business journalism and insight to subscribers as well as delivering a business intelligence tool to compare data from clubs across Europe. Chief Executive Jon Varney joined Directors Monique Choudhuri and Nity Raj for […]

Investment in female sport in local area

Sport England has awarded £1m of National Lottery funding to England’s hosting of the UEFA European Women’s Championship in 2022 (WEURO2022) with a view to increasing the number of adult women playing football in England. In keeping with Sport England’s continued commitment to women’s and girls’ sport, the investment will support the development of local […]

Next two Soccercise videos released

Brentford FC Community Sports Trust have released more Soccercise videos. The first proved to be a big success and more were released in April for fans to take part in. More followed in May. Now two more are available. The videos are produced in partnership with the Premier League’s Kicks project. Designed to be undertaken either indoors […]

Winners of Bees Factor announced

The winners of the Brentford FC Community Sports Trust talent competition have been announced. The Trust was looking for talented children and youngsters to join an online talent competition. Whether it is magic tricks or sport skills, there were opportunities to keep busy and show off your skills during the restrictions on movement because of […]

Brentford Women’s FC celebrate 30th birthday

The eyes of the football world will be on Griffin Park this evening but most watching will not be aware of a special Brentford FC anniversary that is also being marked this week. On 28 July 1990, the first steps were taken to form Brentford Women’s FC. Three decades on Brentford face Swansea City in […]

#BeeatHome recognised by Mayor of London

All at Brentford Football Club were delighted to receive a letter from the Mayor of London earlier this week. Sadiq Khan, London’s Mayor, wrote from City Hall to Jon Varney, Brentford FC Chief Executive to say thank you. Mr Khan wanted to thank all at Brentford FC for the support given during the Covid-19 pandemic […]

Try yoga with Brentford FC Community Sports Trust

With many now returning to work, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust have adapted their sessions to fit around everyone’s busy schedules. They have also added new classes including HIIT training and “morning stretch”. Among the classes available for residents is yoga. 😑Feeling stressed with the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic? 🧘‍♀️Our yoga teacher Kelly explains the benefits of […]

FA response to July government spectator statement

The Football Association has issued a statement welcoming a Government update on when fans may be allowed back in to football stadiums. Games have been played behind closed doors since the Covid-19 outbreak earlier this year. A release from the Department for Culture Media and Sport on Friday, 17 July, announced pilots for return of spectators […]

More than 10,000 seats sold in our new home

Our 2019/20 Season is drawing to a close with The Bees still in the fight for promotion and looking to play our first season at our new stadium in the Premier League. More than 10,000 supporters, including our Premium Seat Members, have secured their seats in our new home and we are now approaching or […]

Brentford FC on Hounslow Recovery Programme Board

The inaugural meeting of the Hounslow Recovery Programme Board, Chaired by Council Leader Steve Curran and attended, virtually, by Brentford FC Chief Executive Jon Varney, heard first how the Council and its partners had supported the borough through coronavirus over the past four months, before looking ahead to the next six. Independent research carried out […]

Trust sessions underway at Gunnersbury Park

After weeks of inactivity due to the Covid-19 outbreak, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust are now operating football sessions again. The sessions resumed at Gunnersbury Park on Monday, 6 July, and are on every week day. They are open to children of all abilities and information can be seen here. The sessions were also a […]

Trust still running health classes for residents

With many now returning to work, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust have adapted their sessions to fit around everyone’s busy schedules. They have also added new classes including HIIT training and “morning stretch”. Feel free to join in. A look at what is happening in the rest of this week can be seen below. Our FREE […]

Brentford FC Community Champion named

For the second year in a row, Brentford attacker Sergi Canós was crowned “Community Champion of the Year” by the PFA this week. Sergi, who has been recognised for a range of community accolades, was presented with his award, after it was sanitised, at the Training Ground. Sergi’s involvement with Brentford FC Community Sports Trust […]

Trust’s Gunnersbury Park sessions resume

After weeks of inactivity due to the Covid-19 outbreak, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust are now operating football sessions again. The sessions resume at Gunnersbury Park today, Monday 6 July, and are on every week day. They are open to children of all abilities and information can be seen below. New football sessions at Gunnersbury […]

Football never went away at Brentford FC

With EFL clubs and their respective community 0rganisations working up and down the country to support families during the Covid-19 crisis, the EFL Trust have launched its “Football Never Went Away” campaign that highlighted the community response to the crisis. With 36.6million people in England and Wales living within a 10-mile radius of an EFL […]

Brentford joins in as football unites against racism

A joint statement has been issued on the Premier League website to reiterate that players, clubs, The FA, EFL, PFA, LMA, PGMOL and all those who have come together in recent weeks reject racism and show support for the message that black lives matter. These three words have become an expression of unity for people from […]

Football Never Went Away – The Championship support

Football has remained at the heart of communities throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. Clubs, including Brentford, and their charities, such at Brentford FC Community Sports Trust, have ensured that all participants, especially the most vulnerable have remained engaged. The EFL and EFL Trust have expressed their gratitude for the continued support throughout this difficult period. And […]

Football Never Went Away – An EFL update

EFL clubs and their respective community organisations (CCOs) have always been, and remain, at the heart of their communities, and their importance to the daily lives of so many people cannot be underestimated. That has been reflected in the outstanding collective efforts that have been made in supporting the response to coronavirus so far. In the […]

New online health classes from Trust

With many now returning to work, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust have adapted their sessions to fit around everyone’s busy schedules. They have also added new classes including HIIT training and “morning stretch”. Feel free to join in. Full details below: HIIT training A high intensity interval full body workout to burn fat and improve fitness and […]

#BeeTogether – What it means to us

Brentford Football Club has been consistent for many years with its position on racial equality. We want everyone to feel welcome at Brentford and will continue to fight racism and discrimination of any kind. The events of the past few weeks have highlighted the importance of this work and we can all do our bit […]

The Community Sports Trust Sock Basket Challenge

As part of the #BeeWell initiative, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust are showcasing some skills challenges. After a small gap, the next one comes from one of the participants in the Trust’s deaf sports project. See the full information below. Our deaf home challenges are back! Can you beat George’s sock basket challenge? 👇👇 pic.twitter.com/1UfqNgYVM7 — […]

Brentford FC support Not Today or Any Day video

A special video created by the EFL features Brentford striker Ollie Watkins. The EFL announced the video last week and released it ahead of the return of the Sky Bet Championship on Saturday. You can see it below. #NotTodayOrAnyDay pic.twitter.com/hing8UELHY — Brentford FC (@BrentfordFC) June 20, 2020 Brentford FC showed its support for the Black Lives […]