The Trust are delighted that both parties have reached an agreement of terms for the purchase of John Fenty’s shares and repayment of his loans. It seems we are always asking for patience from fans but we must do so again. Both the legal and EFL sign offs take time and, as with this process… Continue Reading Agreement
Open Letter to John Fenty, Tom Shutes, Andrew Pettit and Jason Stockwood. Dear John, Tom, Andrew and Jason. We are very disappointed to see that the talks over the proposed takeover of GTFC have broken down. We are appealing to both parties to urgently find a solution and to conclude the transaction. We stand… Continue Reading Open Letter
We are disappointed to learn today of Ollie’s resignation as manager. We would like to thank him for the way he embraced the fans of the Club and for his understanding of just what it means to us all. The Mariners Trust fully respect the reason… Continue Reading Ollie
Further to statements earlier in the week and subsequent questions we would like to give an update on recent events. As previously stated none of the Trust board, except for the two board representatives, knew anything about the proposal from Alex May. Once we became aware, we acted quickly and decisively and formally opposed any… Continue Reading Update on Recent Events.
The Trust is pleased to see that the club have rejected the approach made by Alex May. The Trust Directors voted against the share acquisition in line with the decision made by the Trust board on Sunday.
Following a board meeting this afternoon, the Mariners Trust board would like to make it known that we oppose the involvement of Alex May in the football club and we have made the Chairman of GTFC aware of our position. Mariners Trust Board
Following the reports in the telegraph today our club board representatives have confirmed that Alex May was at Blundell Park today and has been there previously. Due to confidentiality agreements the rest of the Trust board have not been aware of these visits. Obviously this raises lots of questions and we are convening an urgent… Continue Reading Alex May
Hopefully, we will soon be seeing the return of fans to Blundell Park but with the COVID restrictions the arrangements for supporters on matchdays will be very different to what we are used to. To help supporters we have agreed with the club to provide some with some volunteer matchday SLO’s. These will be under… Continue Reading Volunteer Matchday SLO’s
Following the announcement that fans in tiers one and two would be able to return to stadiums in limited numbers from December 3rd we were very disappointed to find that N E Lincolnshire has been placed in Tier 3. Hopefully the numbers will keep falling and by the time of the next review we will… Continue Reading Fans back to Football
Update 26/11/2020 – Due to national lockdown and then the regions placement into Tier 3 the ball retriever programme is being put on hold for the time being. We have agreed with the club that we will select 8 ball retrievers from season ticket holders for every game until crowds are allowed back into Blundell… Continue Reading Ball Retrievers