To persuade the government, football authorities and football clubs to accept the case for introducing, on a trial basis, limited sections of standing areas at selected grounds in the stadiums of Premier League and Championship football clubs.
Led by the Football Supporters’ Federation (FSF), this campaign is now supported by the following clubs and organisations:
Aldershot Town, Aston Villa, Barnsley, Brentford, Bristol City, Burnley, Cardiff City, Crystal Palace, Derby County, Doncaster Rovers, Exeter City, Hull City, Leeds United, Oldham Athletic, Peterborough United, Plymouth Argyle, Portsmouth, Shrewsbury Town, Sunderland, Swansea City, Swindon Town, Watford, AFC Wimbledon, Wolverhampton Wanderers, the Scottish Premier League, the Safe Standing Roadshow and Stand Up Sit Down.
The Football Supporters’ Federation has a really informative section on their website dedicated to Safe Standing. Here’s the link: http://www.fsf.org.uk/campaigns/safe-standing/
Next stepsLobby your local MP, lobby your club.
To get involved in the Safe Standing Campaign, please email the FSF at firstname.lastname@example.org and contact our campaigns lead at THST, Darren Alexander at email@example.com
THST’s positionTHST is behind this campaign and will continue to liaise with THFC about Safe Standing with the objective of assuring an expression of support, should the law be amended in the future.