Derby County Football Club is pleased to support the 2014 Level Playing Field (LPF) Weeks Of Action 2014.
LPF is a campaigning and advisory organisation working on the behalf of all disabled supporters, who works to share good practise, raise awareness and promotes improved access to sports stadiums for disabled fans and disabled people who aspire to attend live sporting events.
LPF uses the unique voice of sport to improve access and inclusion for disabled people across a wider society by working alongside bodies and government.
Derby County Community Trust are holding a pre-match CP Football Event, prior to the Derby vs. Charlton Athletic on Saturday and are inviting supporters from the Addicks to play against Rams fans in an afternoon that includes lunch, complimentary tickets to attend the match at the iPro Stadium and a pitchside team photo.
The Community Trust team have also asked one of our Disabled Supporter’s to provide a ‘Match Day’ - in the Life of…article, which will is included in our official matchday programme, The Ram.
LPF offers advice to clubs, sporting bodies and individuals. They run a yearly award scheme recognising people that have made a difference to disabled supporters. Further information is available on their website.
The LPF Weeks of Action 2014 runs from the 15th to the 30th March. For more information about Level Playing Field, the Weeks of Action, to join them or sign up to receive their newsletters, you can go online to www.levelplayingfield.org.uk
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