The away support at Bradford was absolutely amazing, and generally speaking the supporters were a credit to the club, but as often happens with very large followings there is a very small minority that ruin it for others. First of all, there were several instances of smoke bombs being thrown onto the pitch. As we… Continue Reading Support at Bradford
Many thanks to Sam & Paul Carratt from Ticker-T-Boo who donated a cheque for £400 to Sharon Dobbs from the Mariners Trust from the sale of GTFC plaques. We are very grateful for their continued support. This donation has allowed us to buy some much needed new heaters for the Trust Bar.
As you are probably aware the Grimsby Ancient Mariners Walking Football Club recently did a “naughty” calendar in aid of Prostate Cancer UK. So far this has raised over £3,000, which is absolutely fantastic, and they are now looking to close off the campaign with a charity football match against GTFC supporters/staff. This will be… Continue Reading Charity Football Match
For the Carlisle game on March 14th we have agreed with the club some special offers for our exile supporters to encourage as many as possible to come home and take in the game. Linked to this we have arranged a social evening the night before in the Trust bar which will include a meet… Continue Reading Exile Supporters evening with Ollie
2020 is the 40 year anniversary of the last time a Grimsby Town team finished top of their league. The 1979/80 season was memorable not just for that but also for some fantastic cup games. All this has been captured by town fan Rob Mcilveen who has put together a fantastic book to commemorate what… Continue Reading 1979/80 Champions Book Launch
Our Treasurer, Ian Townsend, was involved in a serious accident yesterday after the match which resulted in significant injuries. We wish Ian a speedy recovery as he receives treatment at Grimsby Hospital. Update – Ian has been released from hospital today (6/2/2020). He has asked that we pass on his sincere gratitude for all the… Continue Reading Get well soon Ian!
We are sure all our Mariners Trust members will echo the board and welcome our new boss Ian Holloway to Grimsby Town FC and wish him every success on and off the field at Blundell Park and beyond. It’s been a fantastic start to 2020 and the positive vibes around the club has certainly been… Continue Reading Welcome Ollie.
Mariners Trust would like to wish all GTFC supporters a very Happy Christmas and New Year. It is a very frustrating time for everyone at the moment but we would ask that everyone get behind the players and helps them through this difficult patch. Recent performances have certainly deserved more reward than we have achieved. With… Continue Reading Statement – Managerial Search, Takeover & New Stadium plans.
Tomorrow sees the much anticipated game against near neighbours Scunthorpe United. It is only the second season in 30 years that we have competed in league games and so for many this will be their first taste of this local derby. There will be a big crowd and all the bars will be extremely… Continue Reading Scunthorpe Game
Our annual Christmas Party for junior supporters takes place on 12th December in McMenemy’s from 4pm to 6pm. Entry is by ticket only and are FREE for junior trust members and only £3 for non members. Adults are free on the basis of no more than one adult per child, all tickets can be obtained… Continue Reading Junior Mariners Christmas Party 2019