Posts Tagged "Stirling Albion"

Stirling Albion Break New Ground

Stirling Albion Break New Ground

By on Jul 4, 2010 in Latest, Scottish Football | 1 comment

More than a year after launching their bid for the club, the Stirling Albion Supporters Club has finally announced that it has bought the club from previous owner Peter McKenzie. Some in the Scottish press are hailing it as “the first community-owned football club in Britain”. I’ve tried and failed to find some twisted definition of...

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The Stirling Albion Supporters Trust Get It Wrong

The Stirling Albion Supporters Trust Get It Wrong

By on Jan 21, 2010 in Latest, Scottish Football | 14 comments

Since the start of the age of the commercialisation within football, supporters have been pretty tolerant of much of the “progress” that has been made. Sponsors names on shirts and grounds, kick-off times being switched to suit television audiences and matches being put onto pay-TV have all been tolerated when they benefitted no-one but those that stood...

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Stirling Albion Prepare To Fight To The Last

By on Nov 3, 2009 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 2 comments

On Wednesday this week Stirling Albion face a winding-up order from HMRC, their second recently following a similar one back in May. A deal was agreed by Chairman Peter McKenzie back then, but according to the latest petition, the amount seems to have gone up slightly in the interim, to £48,000. A similar but larger amount is believed to be owed to the local...

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