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FitFans Participant, Chris talks to PitC

Meet Chris! Chris is a member of our most recent Fit Fans cohort – and is one of our success stories from the programme! We sat down to interview Chris about his Fit Fans journey and to see whether he’d recommend the programme to others. PompeyITC: Hiya Chris, hope you’re

Kick Start Sport Junior Leaders

Kick Start Sport Junior Leaders programme has recently finished its 6th cohort, which ran from March to the end of July, passing 110 children and giving them the tools and confidence to lead sports activities within their schools.  Pompey in the Community has worked with Year 5 & 6’s at

HAF cooking courses going down a treat!

At Pompey in the Community, we have been running our HAF summer cooking courses, and so far, they’ve gone down a treat! HAF courses (Holiday Activities and Food) are for 5–16-year-olds who are eligible for benefits related free school meals. The programme includes our summer football courses, as well as

New Chaplaincy Service for Portsmouth FC Women

Despite the disruptions experienced during the COVID restrictions Duke Harrison-Hunter the Pompey in the Community Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Officer affiliated to Portsmouth FC, has been actively involved in building a framework to support Portsmouth FC Women’s pastoral care and mental health needs. Eric Colborn, Chairman of the Portsmouth

Pompey Pedals

Pompey Pedals is Pompey in the Community’s (PitC) inclusive cycling project which has been relaunched following the reduction in government restrictions as we come out of lockdown. The aim of the project is to engage adults and children with disabilities and differing needs in a quality cycling activity that is

EFL 2021 Regional Community Award Winners

Pompey FC has been recognised as the regional winners of the Your Move Community Club of the Year as part of the EFL’s Day of Action. Portsmouth’s innovative ‘Blue Kitchen’ project caught the judge’s attention, given how one idea can spark a series of community activities, serving a range of

PCC Holiday Activities & Food Programme, HAF Fun Pompey

Pompey in the Community has been proud to work with Portsmouth City Council during the Easter holidays to launch the new Holiday Activities & Food (HAF) programme, HAF Fun Pompey, thanks to funding from the Department for Education.  The programme is open to children who receive benefit-related Free School Meals,

Tribute Tiles

Leave a lasting legacy by purchasing a Tribute Tile  The John Jenkins Wall is part of the fundraising efforts for the new, £4.9m state-of-the-art community sports complex being developed by Pompey in the Community (PitC) and in association with Moneyfields FC. Named after D-Day veteran and lifelong Pompey fan, John

VBET Match Day Party

Pompey in the Community and VBET launch Match Party  Virtual community project to bring fans together on a match day Pompey in the Community has joined forces with VBET to provide support to over 60s by hosting a series of virtual catch-ups on match days.  As part of its drive

Blue Kitchen’s Easter Cook-a-long

Join Pompey in the Community’s great Cook-a-long course this Easter. As well as learning some basic culinary skills, you will be cooking your own lunch plus some tasty and nutritious goodies to take home and share. Aimed at children and young people 7-15 years old, sessions will be run in