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The original supporters trust

This is a story from the Supporters Direct archive – the FSF and Supporters Direct merged to become the FSA in 2019 – so this page may contain hyperlinks that do not work and/or have missing files. Our archived pages are not maintained and will not be updated.

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Northampton Town Supporters, the original football Supporters Trust, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year.

It was established on 2 January 1992 and the history of the trust is fascinating. Whether you are a new or well-established supporter trust reading the timeline of the original supporters trust will be beneficial and hopefully give you ideas on how to reach your 25th anniversary as a trust too.

Read more about the Trust here, or check out the timeline here.

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