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‘Blind Dave’ to run Great Run Series for Albion Foundation

Our man is at it again Black Country endurance athlete to take on 25 events in 2017 in aid of Albion Foundation He kicks off his challenge in Edinburgh this Saturday and finishes in Ethiopia in November Dave’s extraordinary fundraising feats have already seen him run more than 58,000 miles He is urging Albion fans to join him in running …

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Press Pass – WBA 0-2 Manchester United

#PressPass is a partnership between The Albion Foundation and Albion’s Media Team – providing a once in a lifetime opportunity for young writers to report on a Premier League match alongside the professionals! West Bromwich Albion came off  the back of a five game unbeaten streak in the Premier League, entering this game this game with a solid three minutes …

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Press Pass – WBA 3-1 Swansea

#PressPass is a partnership between The Albion Foundation and Albion’s Media Team – providing a once in a lifetime opportunity for young writers to report on a Premier League match alongside the professionals! Swansea took on West Brom at The Hawthorns in what would be an entertaining game for the home fans as Salomon Rondon scored a magnificent 12 minute …

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WBA Players help ‘Inspire to Achieve’

ALBION players swapped the training pitch for the playground last week to support a breadth of community activities across the Black Country and beyond.   James Morrison and Gareth McAuley went head-to-head in a quiz that tested their knowledge of each other and their team-mates in front of an audience of children that are in care. James revealed that he preferred pyjamas to …

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120 Club win Premier League Enterprise Challenge WBAFC Heat

Four schools competed for the chance to represent West Bromwich Albion at the Premier League Enterprise regional heat at Stoke City at The Hawthorns yesterday.  Ace Academy, Shireland Academy, Wodensborough Ormiston Academy and The Albion Foundation’s 120 Club were challenged to create a business plan that would help build West Brom’s fan base in America. All four teams were given …

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Press Pass – WBA 3-1 Watford

  ‘Press Pass’ is a partnership between The Albion Foundation and Albion’s Media Team – providing a once in a lifetime opportunity for young writers to report on a Premier League match alongside the professionals! Today’s events were a thrilling action packed game resulting in a 3-1 victory to West Bromwich Albion. The home team took just seventeen minutes to …

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Albion captain ‘inspired’ after Hawthorns ceremony

DARREN Fletcher says he feels “inspired” and “honoured” to have dished out the gongs at The Albion Foundation Disability Awards. The Baggies skipper joined Jonny Evans at The Hawthorns where the pair presented 45 prestigious trophies on Monday evening. Fletcher also gave an impromptu speech in front of the 200-strong audience during which he described Albion as a ‘special’ community …

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The Albion Works group take on the Apprentice!

The Albion Foundation are working with local young people with additional needs, ranging from mild learning difficulties to autism as part of a 16-week programme geared towards helping participants gain employment. Participants on the Albion Works programme recently competed in the Apprentice Challenge. Before undertaking the challenge the groups discussed and nominated team leaders for each task. The students worked …

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Sandwell Academy students enjoy 4-0 win for The Baggies

Sandwell Academy pupils were given the opportunity to attend a live Premier League fixture on Monday night, to witness West Bromwich Albion brush aside Burnley in a 4-0 win under the lights at The Hawthorns. The Albion Foundation work closely with Sandwell Academy engaging with pupils both within the school and at our off-school site.  Pupils were selected from a …

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Press Pass – WBA vs Burnley

‘Press Pass’ is a partnership between The Albion Foundation and Albion’s Media Team – providing a once in a lifetime opportunity for young writers to report on a Premier League match alongside the professionals! Collins Ehigiade and Aiden Barratt, both Year 13, and students at Sandwell Academy were the young reporters selected for ‘Press Pass’ and here’s what they had …

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