UK time is: 06:55:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

TrustSTFC To Secure Rescue Package

TrustSTFC is preparing for the worst. Should Swindon Town Football Club go into liquidation the Trust are sorting out a rescue package.

The club is facing financial ruin as the club`s proposed takeover was left in tatters last week.

Luckily the club and Fitton`s consortium have met every day since Friday to iron out any differences and get the deal done.

However should the takeover fail, TrustSTFC today have confirmed that should the worst happen they will be in the background waiting with a rescue package to save the club.

In a release sent to members the Trust state "We have a contingency plan for such an eventuality and the early stages of that plan are being put into effect, establishing discussions with the various parties that would need to work together to attempt to rescue the club should it go into receivership. In this we are receiving excellent advice and support from Supporters' Direct, who probably have more experience than anyone else of football clubs on the brink of extinction."

The Trust did go on to say they hope they end up wasting their time and that Andrew Fitton`s takeover of the club succeeds.

TrustSTFC did not mention any names of potential backers of this rescue package however most fans will speculate Bill Power and Phil Emmell would be willing to help after the club failed to talk to a Fans Consortium set up by The Trust and Power last year.

TrustSTFC has continually stated that the Fans Consortium will not go away and is still here.








Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Aaron Hughes Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 10 2007

Time: 5:14PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Two questions about this rescue package.............. 1) does it make a ticking sound 2) is it addressed to a certain Greek person whose surname starts with D...... c/o Mr S Wills......
APG_STFC
Report Abuse
11/12/2007 07:48:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Archived Swindon Town Articles

List All Vital Swindon Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Doncaster 1 - 2 Swindon
Port Vale 0 - 1 Swindon
Swindon 3 - 0 Notts County
Swindon 0 - 3 Gillingham
Crewe 0 - 0 Swindon
Swindon 2 - 1 Bradford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 39 25 9 5 +41 84
2. Preston 36 21 9 6 +31 72
3. Swindon 37 21 7 9 +26 70
4. MK Dons 38 20 9 9 +36 69
5. Sheff Utd 39 17 10 12 +11 61
6. Rochdale 38 17 5 16 +14 56
7. Barnsley 39 16 8 15 +1 56

Breaking League News

DRFC Striker looking to put himself in shop window
Doncaster : 31/03/2015 22:18:01
A Good Wednesday For City?
Coventry : 31/03/2015 20:38:00
Bristol City V Swindon Town SOLD OUT
Swindon : 31/03/2015 20:20:00
Taylor - Eight Games To Put Things Right
Walsall : 31/03/2015 16:27:01
Kieron Morris Recalled From Wrexham
Walsall : 31/03/2015 16:01:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Do you back the Trust putting a roof on the Stratton Bank?
Suggested By:  Vital Swindon
Yes 46%
No 54%