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27 June 2022

We are inviting Reds fans to join first team playing and backroom staff in going 'back to our roots' on Wednesday 29 June!

As part of the 'Back to our roots' campaign, Barnsley players and staff will be going to Sheerien Park to muck in and help out with odd jobs to assist our local side prepare for the new season.

To get involved alongside our representatives, head to Athersley Rec for 2pm on Wednesday 29 June. We will be painting, so don't wear your best gear, and bring a paintbrush!

The address for Sheerien Park is:

Ollerton Rd,
Athersley North,
S71 3DP

Andrew Clark, Marketing, Commercial and Business Director at Barnsley FC added: "We at Barnsley Football Club want to reengage with our local community, and we know how integral grassroot football clubs are to the people of this town. 

"Look out for more events like Wednesday's in the future, and I'm looking forward to picking up a paintbrush and getting stuck in!"

If you have any questions regarding the afternoon, please email

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