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How does the Supporters Trust approach Chelsea's board with one voice?

Did you know that there's a Chelsea Supporters Trust? That they survey fans to understand what issues are most important and elevate them to the board? @LondonBluePod spoke with their outgoing chair to understand more about their focus and objective.

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@LondonBluePod is Brandon Busbee (@bbbusbee), Dan Dormer (@dandormer), and Nick Verlaney (@nickverlaney), three diehard Chelsea fans that meet weekly to discuss the happenings of all things Blue.

In a special mid-week episode, we spoke with Tim Rolls (@tim_rolls), outgoing chair of the Chelsea Supporters Trust, about just what the heck the Trust is, how they operate, and the issues that they're discussing with Chelsea's board. If you want to know what the major issues are from a majority of Chelsea finds, it's time to find out!

Housekeeping:
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  • Our guest: Tim Rolls, outgoing chair of the Chelsea Supporters Trust. Tim in on Twitter as @tim_rolls. You can find out more about the Supporters Trust by visiting their website.
This episode's topics:
  • What does the Supporters Trust actually do?
  • How does one – locally and globally – get involved and add their opinions to the mix?
  • What issues are rising to the top for fans? Youth development? Safe standing? Fixture times?