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News Round-Up from SD – 16/12/11

News from the football world, as selected by Supporters Direct.

Scotland

Supporters Direct Scotland survey [1]
Supporters Direct Scotland 

Hearts players face impasse over wages [2]
BBC News

England/Wales

Scunthorpe United: Supporters’ Trust would benefit the club and its fans [3]
This is Scunthorpe

Trust Statement 15/12 [4]
Magpies Trust


PST Statement

Pompey Trust

Port Vale: Fans vote to call EGM in bid to vote out Board [5]This is Staffordshire

Inland Revenue risks ‘own goal’ with challenge to insolvency rule [6]
The Guardian

Football Creditors’ ruling set for Spring 2012 [7]
Insolvency News

Blues in talks to build multi-sport training facility [8]
Chester Chronicle 

Forest Green Rovers installs solar panels [9]
BBC News

Croydon Athletic unable to fulfil match duties [10]
Your Local Guardian

Community Shares scheme relaunched [11]
FC United of Manchester

Preston appoint Peter Ridsdale as chairman [12]
BBC News

Blackburn funding crisis: what next for Rovers? [13]
Sporting Intelligence 

A New Beginning [14]
Mariners Trust

Supporters Direct

Supporters Liaison Officer project [15]
Supporters Direct

Yorkshire and North East regional meeting – January 12th [16]
Supporters Direct

London and South East regional meeting – February 16th [17]
Supporters Direct 

Responsiball – registration now open [18]
Supporters Direct

Comments & Blogs

Barnet prepare to leave Underhill [19]
Twohundredpercent

Time for North Wales to stand up and be counted for Wrexham FC [20]
Daily Post

Podcast: Sean Hamil [21]
Beyond The Pitch

The financial cost of United’s CL exit [22]
Andersred

Marcel Eger: record shopping, politics and St Pauli [23]
Regista Blog

Europe/World

Racing Santander: a club in debt, in administration and in big trouble [24]
The Guardian

Money’s too tight to mention at Inter [25]
The Swiss Ramble

Headline sponsorship values down for major European FA’s [26]
Sporting Intelligence

Green Bay Packers plan fifth stock sale [27]
ESPN

Victoria sees creation of independent supporters’ trust [28]
Prost Amerika Soccer

Rugby League

Wakefield keep counsel over Castleford CEO’s stadium opposition [29]
The Guardian