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News Archive - March 2013

Liverpool Supporters' Union statement on LFC's new six-tier ticket structure for 2013/2014
Monday 11 March 2013

Last Friday Liverpool FC announced increases of up to 9% in season ticket prices for the Main Stand, Paddock, Centenary Stand and Anfield Road Stand. In the midst of austerity, with redundancies and cut-backs a daily reality for many supporters, these inflation-busting price rises are an insult to long-standing supporters who have already suffered a massive 716% price rise since 1989. So much fo... Read more

Spirit Of Shankly to meet Ian Ayre to discuss ticket prices
Wednesday 13 March 2013

  Following last week’s announcement by LFC about the new tiered pricing structure for season tickets and individual match tickets, supporters have been openly discussing the changes, what it means to them, and for many how much more they are going to have to pay. The release of the information, much earlier than in previous years, has prompted more questions than it has answe... Read more

Aston Villa Away Travel
Friday 15 March 2013

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

Ian Ayre Meeting – The Minutes and Our View
Monday 25 March 2013

 Last Tuesday Spirit of Shankly met with Ian Ayre, Liverpool FC Managing Director and Phil Dutton, Head of Ticketing and Hospitality, to discuss ticket prices for the 2013/14 season. Minutes of that meeting can be read here or downloaded below this article. The Union maintains that the proposed increases are an insult to long-standing supporters, flying in the face of economic reality a... Read more

Season Ticket Loan Announcement
Wednesday 27 March 2013

With the recent announcement about ticket prices from Liverpool Football Club, Liverpool Supporters’ Union has been working closely with the award winning Partners Credit Union to offer members from across the UK the opportunity to join the Credit Union and apply for a season ticket loan (after a qualifying period). Members from anywhere in the UK can now join the Credit Union and can ... Read more

Response from LFC Supporters' Committee
Wednesday 27 March 2013

Following our recent statement and minutes from the meeting with LFC about the recently announced ticket prices, we asked questions of the Supporters' Committee and their involvement in the process.   Today we have received the following statement from the Supporters' Committee in response to that.   LFCSC Acknowledgement The Liverpool Supporters&rsquo... Read more

Tickets for Kids - West Ham United match
Wednesday 27 March 2013

Late last year, we were contacted by the German Reds group who, like us, were concerned that young supporters were being priced out of watching football and were unable to attend Liverpool matches as much as they would like, if at all. These supporters proposed a "Tix4Kids" plan - that they would buy adult tickets for a Premier League match (the only o... Read more

Reading Away Travel
Wednesday 27 March 2013

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