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News Archive - November 2012

Liverpool Supporters Union EGM Saturday 17th November 11.30am The Sandon
Thursday 08 November 2012

The Liverpool Supporters' Union are holding an EGM on Saturday 17th November at 11.30am in The Sandon pub. As well as Union business we are facilitating a discussion around 'The Cost of Being Liverpool' and will have a panel to drive the debate and take questions from the floor. If members have any issues they want to raise ahead of the meeting then they should contact us via soc... Read more

Sunderland/ Durham Police Complaint –Make sure you come forward
Thursday 08 November 2012

Following on from our recent statement, the Liverpool Supporters' Union would like to remind anyone who travelled by coach to our away match at Sunderland on 20th March 2011 to get in touch with us as soon as possible. As those who travelled will be aware, coaches were not allowed to exit the motorway following the game and were subject to a police convoy until they reached the Merseysid... Read more

Tottenham Away Travel
Monday 12 November 2012

We're please to announce details of our coach travel for the forthcoming match vs Tottenham, Please click here for further information and online booking. ... Read more

The Cost Of Being Liverpool – Saturday 17th November 2012
Wednesday 14 November 2012

The recent TV series 'Being Liverpool' showed what life was like behind the scenes at Liverpool FC - Melwood, Transfers, Tours of America and Harley Davidsons. The sections on supporters talked of how we follow our team. Yet it didn't look at what life is like behind the scenes for supporters. Importantly, it failed to talk about what it costs us to be Liverpool supporters. This ... Read more

Paul Rice Fundraising Dinner - Friday 23rd November 2012
Wednesday 14 November 2012

When Paul Rice became ill and began receiving his treatment, many of those who visited him received the same talk - that he wanted to raise money for those in a similar position to him. Typically selfless of Paul, he spoke of plans for fundraising nights and charity events. As well too sadly know, Paul passed away before much of that could come to fruition. As part of Paul's legacy,... Read more

The Cost Of Being Liverpool
Friday 16 November 2012

The Cost Of Being Liverpool keeps on going up. Season tickets, home tickets, tiered pricing, cup matches, away games, Europa League, Membership Schemes, Booking fees. There is always something more - an increased cost, an added cost - that makes it that bit harder to afford and often that much harder to justify.  Football seems to exist in this circle of ever increasing costs and income... Read more

Paul Rice Dinner Raffle Information
Saturday 17 November 2012

A gala dinner is being held in the Gladstone on Friday 23rd November In memory of Paul Rice and to raise funds for the charity he set up SPLOSH.org. We will be holding a raffle on the night which will include brilliant prizes that various people and organisations have donated.   Tickets are £5 and all proceeds will go towards SPLOSH.org. You can purcha... Read more

Paul Rice Fundraising Dinner Auction Details
Monday 19 November 2012

  On Friday 23rd November a gala dinner in memory of Paul Rice will be taking place. All proceeds raised on the night will go to SPLOSH.org, the charity Paul set up. Alongside a raffle an auction will take place. We are inviting people who can't make it on Friday to bid via email. The prizes on offer are:   Steven Pienaar Everton Signed Shirt and Signed Boots, ... Read more

#TheCostOfBeingLiverpool
Tuesday 20 November 2012

On Saturday morning, before Liverpool's home game with Wigan Athletic, Spirit of Shankly hosted a very well attended meeting at the Sandon Pub - where the Liverpool Supporters' Union was founded almost five years ago. The central focus of the meeting was a panel debate and members' discussion around the ever increasing price of match tickets, particularly certain away fixtures. Joini... Read more

Hillsborough Groups Award
Tuesday 20 November 2012

The Hillsborough Family Support Group, Hillsborough Justice Campaign and Hope for Hillsborough last night received the prestigious "Long Walk" award from Liberty , the Human Rights Organisation for their unwavering dedication to seeking justice for the 96 victims, their families and the survivors of the Hillsborough Disaster. The Liverpool Supporters' Union would like to place ... Read more

West Ham Away Travel
Wednesday 21 November 2012

We're please to announce details of our coach travel for the forthcoming match vs West Ham, Please click here for further information and online booking. ... Read more

Friday 23rd November 2012 - Paul Rice Gala Tribute Night Raffle Winners
Saturday 24 November 2012

  Friday 23rd November 2012 - Paul Rice Gala Tribute Night Raffle Winners     1 Brian Reade signed book Donated By: Brian Reade Winner: Emma Fox   2 Glen Johnson Liverpool Signed Shirt 2012 Carling Cup Final Donated By: Ian Ayre, Liverpool FC Winner: Paula Joyce   3 2 tickets for any Bolton F.C. game Donated... Read more

Friday 23rd November 2012 - Paul Rice Gala Tribute Night Auction Results
Saturday 24 November 2012

  Friday 23rd November 2012 - Paul Rice Gala Tribute Night Auction Item List   1 Steven Pienaar Everton Signed Shirt and Signed Boots Donated By: Eddy Jennings, PUMA Winning Bid: £500   2 Glen Johnson Liverpool Signed 2012 FA Cup Final Shirt Donated By: Ian Ayre, Liverpool FC Winning Bid: £220 &n... Read more