Hammersmith & Fulham Foodbank

Throughout the 2019/20 season, the CST have supported the Hammersmith & Fulham Foodbank with collections regularly taking place at home matches at the CFCuk stall.  Sadly, the Covid-19 outbreak has seen an inevitable rise in demand for their services. Since its creation in 2010, the H&F Foodbank has been a lifeline for many people in Continue Reading

CST Premier League Restart Survey

Thank you to all those that responded to our quick  Premier League Restart Survey It is clear that the majority of respondents (70%) would prefer that the season did not start, either, by voiding the season completely or using points per game to decide final league positions. With the games being televised, 66% would watch Continue Reading

Newsletter – May 2020

Welcome to the ‘May 2020’ newsletter. It feels strange to produce this in May, when the team are usually embroiled in the business end of cups and fighting to optimise their league position. With no top-flight football taking place in this country and no certainty when there will be, the current crisis has impacted all Continue Reading

CST Interview – Simon Taylor, Head of the Chelsea Foundation

The Chelsea Foundation: Educating, Motivating & Inspiring The outbreak of the Coronavirus Pandemic was a time for organisations to step up. Few football clubs have stepped up as well as Chelsea with Roman Abramovich providing the use of the Copthorne and Millennium Hotels at Stamford Bridge and the club’s catering facilities for local NHS staff Continue Reading

CST Charity Donations

As announced last week, the Chelsea Supporters’ Trust have agreed to donate £1,000 from our funds to various charities during these challenging times. Half of that sum will be divided between Stoll Foundation  and Hammersmith and Fulham Foodbank. The remaining £500 is to be divided between 5 charities for nominated by our members. The board Continue Reading

CST Charity Nominations

As you are all aware, we have been supporting the Hammersmith and Fulham foodbank with food and cash donations for a few years now and we have also, fairly recently, started to help our friends at the Stoll Foundation. During these extraordinary times these charities are needed more than ever. With that in mind, the Continue Reading

Newsletter – March 2020

Welcome to the ‘March 2020’ newsletter. This edition is probably the most unusual we have written to date. Naturally, it is  dominated by the recent Covid-19 outbreak. We appreciate that every one of our members is affected so we have used the opportunity to include links to useful information and ways to help our community. Continue Reading

Premier League Suspension – CST Statement

The Chelsea Supporters’ Trust welcome the suspension of the season by the Premier League. The most important consideration must be the health of all people involved in the game and, indeed, in society. In the forthcoming weeks, it is clear that difficult decisions will need to be made about how this year’s football competitions are Continue Reading

FA Cup Ticket Pricing Structure

Regarding the club’s announcement of the ticket pricing structure for the FA Cup 5th Round fixture against Liverpool, the Chelsea Supporters Trust (CST) have issued the following statement.   Following the club’s progression in the FA Cup, the CST are hugely frustrated with the decision to implement a 35% price increase on the pre-publicised adult Continue Reading