Purpose of the group
- To create a platform with key stakeholders, to discuss how football (and community football clubs) can help support the population being more active, linked to the overall National Active Framework.
- To highlight and promote the ‘Value of Football’ and how local communities using the Scottish FA/UEFA SROI work to help influence Government Policy.
- Affordability – To debate and make recommendations on the issues of affordability for local community clubs accessing facilities.
- Accessibility (Community) – To debate and make recommendations on the issues facing local community clubs in relation to the accessibility of local facilities (for example, Schools lets, Community Asset Transfer).
- Accessibility (National) – To debate the accessibility of all Scottish football stadiums, highlighting best practice and make any suitable recommendations.
- To create, a platform that highlights best practice in Scottish Football, which will enable the game to be driven forward at a national, grassroots and community level.
Non MSP Individuals
Sheena McCulloch –Parliamentary Assistant to Richard Lyle MSP
Allan Stubbs –Parliamentary Assistant to Fulton MacGregor MSP
Edward Corson –Parliamentary Assistant to Richard Lyle MSP
Sean McLaughlin –Parliamentary Assistant to Christina McKelvie MSP
Lee-Anne Menzies –Parliamentary Assistant to Ash Denham MSP
Iain McMenemy –Stenhousemuir FC
Stewart McKenzie – Cumbernauld Colts FC
Scottish Football Association - secretary
Scottish Professional Football League
Scottish Women’s Football
Scottish Disabled Supporters’ Association
Scottish Football Supporters’ Association
Professional Footballers’ Association
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