Alford Town Football Club

Why Alford Town Football Club

The opportunity to be in at the beginning of an exciting and positive community initiative, which will have a significant impact on the health and wellbeing of local children and young adults
Positive local exposure & the opportunity to raise your brand awareness with 130+ local families affiliated to the club and 300 - 500 spectators attending every weekend from all over Lincolnshire
The opportunity to partner a club committed to being a significant contributor to the local community through its support of foodbanks, local regeneration initiatives and its commitment to affordable football
Alford Town Football Club Default location
East Street
Alford Lincolnshire LN13 9EQ
United Kingdom
Lincolnshire GB

About us:

Alford Town FC

Alford Town is situated close to the town’s iconic windmill and owns the land on which its senior teams play and where the clubhouse is located whilst renting the land which accommodates the junior pitches.

From September 2021 we will have 9 junior teams, including two girls’ teams, a Walking Football team and 2 senior men’s teams. In 2020 we were granted FA Charter status, a sign of the progress made by the club and its plans for future development.

Why Sponsor Alford Town FC?

  1. We are a growing community club: from September 2021, we will have 9 junior teams, 1 walking football team and 2 senior men's teams competing in leagues covering the whole of Lincolnshire.
  2. Be part of a good news story for Alford with the club promoting health, wellbeing & community cohesion in the town - we currently have 170+ youngsters training & playing regularly at the club
  3. Raise your company's profile both locally & regionally via sponsoring the strips and via our growing social media presence

Our Aspirations

  1. To become the team of choice for the young people of Alford.
  2. Secure a place for our First XI in the Lincolnshire League and beyond.
  3. Establish a senior women's team, competing in an affiliated League.
  4. Establish Walking Football as a viable element of the club.
  5. Significantly improve the facilities to include a new clubhouse & a 3G/4G pitch.
  6. Provide increased sporting, social and employment opportunities for the community

History

Organised football has a long and illustrious history in Alford, being played in the town for over 120 years. Alford United was the winner of the inaugural Lincolnshire League in season 1948-49 and was to go on to numerous successes over the years, notably playing Grimsby Town in the FA Cup, attracting a crowd in excess of four thousand.

 

 

Club exposure:

Media reach - total annual impressions: ( 2,500 )
Type: 
Internet / website
Value: 
500
Type: 
Facebook
Value: 
1,000
Type: 
Twitter
Value: 
1,000

Information

Club Type: 
11 a side
Region: 
England
Founded: 
1900
Club Colours: 
Red/White
Gender: 
Both
Number of Pitches: 
6 - 10
Membership size: 
100 - 250
Average weekly attendance: 
50 - 250

Teams

Number of Players: 
100 - 500
Female
Youth (2)
Male
Senior (3)
Both
Youth (7)
Age Band: 
All Working Age Adults
Under 18
Social demographics: 
B - Middle class
C1 - Lower middle class
C2 - Skilled working class
D - Working class
E - Those at lowest level of subsistence

Facilities

Bar
Car Park
Catering Facilities - External
Catering Facilities - Internal
Changing Rooms - Female
Changing Rooms - Male
Changing Rooms - Officials
Connectivity (wifi)
Gated Entrance
Own Ground - Freehold
Own Ground - Leasehold
Pitch Side Hoarding
Pitches
Showers
Storage
Tea / Dining Room
Toilets