Trust Newsletter | October 2020
Updated: Mar 6, 2021
Hello and welcome to the latest online edition of the Trust newsletter.
Trust AGM & Election 2020
As previously stated in our previous emails to you this month, it has now been confirmed that there will be an election to the Trust Board this year.
The six candidates seeking election are, in alphabetical order:
· Mark Cordell
· Doug Gillard
· Nick Hawker
· Luke Jones
· Kayleigh-Jade West
· Alistair Yates
With the election campaign ramping up over the coming weeks, these are the key dates you need to look out for:
Saturday, November 7 at 11am - Hustings meeting. Minute manifestos for all six candidates will be released ahead of the hustings and you can submit your questions to the candidates by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Voting will commence at the conclusion of the hustings meeting.
Tuesday, November 17 at 5pm - Closing date for returning electronic vote and Ballot Papers.
Saturday, November 21 - Trust AGM - Results of the Trust Board election will be announced.
Further details on the election can be found here.
Fans in the Stands
Those following this weekend's game between City and Carlisle may have noticed something a little different and more familiar about SJP.
The Trust, aided by a plethora of volunteers, have been busy this week setting up the cardboard cutouts that were in place during the play off semi final and final.
The majority of cardboard cutouts have returned to the Stagecoach Adam Stansfield stand, with some being moved across to the Thatchers Big Bank.
As for every game this season, limited edition copies of Exeter City’s award winning matchday programme are on sale from the club shop
While fans are not yet be able to return to St James Park, the media team at City are committed to producing a whole host of new and exclusive programme content to help bring a slice of the matchday experience to your door.
This weeks' edition of The Grecian includes our Q&A feature with Jake Taylor, Matt Taylor's matchday notes, and updates from the Supporters' Trust and City Community Trust.
The is also our regular reports on the academy and ECFC Women's team, plus everything you need to know about our Carlisle United and much, much more.
Copies of this week's edition, and others through the season, can be purchased here
Trust Podcast Launch
The Trust are delighted to launch a new podcast, 'Trust Us We Own a Football Club', as part of our new communications strategy.
A project that has been in production for a number of months, the 'Trust Us We Own a Football Club' podcast aims to add a new way for the Trust to communicate with the membership, as well as creating content relating to supporter ownership and footballing issues for our members and beyond.
Our first ever episode is a Black History Month special, featuring interviews with the Jack Leslie Campaign and former Trust chairman and One Game One Community group member, Martin Weiler.