Trust Timeline

Nov 2012
Rovers Trust formed

Dec 2012
Trust sponsors Striker Leon Best

April 2013
Co chairs write letter appealing to Venkys for talks. Mrs Desai requests more info on Trust

April 2013
Trust is gifted shares in club, becoming main minority shareholder

May 2013
1st Elections and EGM

Sep 2013
Trust sponsor Blackburn Eagles Football club.

Oct 2013
Trust successfully secures ACV on Ewood Park

May 2016
Trust in talks with Seneca regarding takeover bid for club

Sep 2016
Trust leads public meeting with BRAG and launch WAR-We Are Rovers

Nov 2016
Trust puts forward Early Day Motion to Parliament regarding football governance

Apr 2017
Trust has 1 to 1 meeting with Sports Minister Tracey Crouch

May 2017
Founding board members Wayne Wild Dan Grabko stand down, John Murray takes over chair

July 2017
Trust applies for ACV on Brockhall Senior Training Centre

Nov 2018
Trust successfully renews ACV on Ewood Park

Jan 2019
Trust working with playwright to put on a Play around Rovers

June 2019
Official Rovers staff attended Trust AGM

Dec 2019
Trust working with Rovers board to complete Marketing Prospectus to help grow support for club

Feb 2020
CEO attends monthly Trust board meeting