Safe Standing

Liverpool Fans Back Safe Standing In Football Stadiums In Historic Poll

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Politics

Liverpool fans have given their backing to introducing safe standing in football stadiums. Supporters’ union Spirit of Shankly carried out a poll to...

Could Wales Lead the Way With a Safe Standing Pilot?

Andrew RT Davies | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Politics
Andrew RT Davies

Welsh football has undergone something of a renaissance in the last couple of years and it's only right, therefore, that we should find ourselves with an opportunity to be at the heart of a movement to address one of Football's most pertinent issues - safe standing.

Dig Out Your Soul: Bristol City Install Safe Standing (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Sport

Bristol City have become the first football club in the UK to install safe standing rail seats at their ground. Ashton Gate will feature the seats ...

Manchester United 'Consider Safe Standing' At Old Trafford

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester United executive vice chairman Ed Woodward is reportedly open to introducing safe standing at Old Trafford. Despite being Britain's bigg...

Safe Standing: Should It Reach the UK?

Graham Owen | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK Sport
Graham Owen

With disasters such as Hillsborough still fresh in the memory, although not because of the safe standing debate, trialling safe standing sections appears to be something that authorities in the UK will be reluctant to approve.

'Football Without Fans Is Nothing' - But Has the Government Really Got the Memo?

Becky Gamester | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK Sport
Becky Gamester

This week, there was promising progress in the ongoing battle for football fans to get their voices heard. After mammoth efforts from organisations such as Supporters' Direct and the Football Supporters' Federation, as well as individual fans, the Culture, Media and Sport select committee have recommended what is surely obvious - that supporters' opinions deserve to be heard.

Is This What Modern Football Has Come To?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.12.2012 | UK Sport

Sunderland have risked the wrath of their following after they banned 38 supporters from the Stadium of Light for "persistent standing". A picture ...

City Backing Safe Standing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City are in favour of of the safe standing initiative, according to reports. The Mirror claim the Premier League champions have approach...

POLL: Should Safe Standing Happen?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Sport

Thirteen English football league clubs have pledged their support to the safe standing pilot scheme. Aston Villa are the only Premier League club b...