Referees course

SCAR in partnership with Sporting Equals and the County FA ran a referee’s course for ¬†the BME community in the district. It was aimed at getting more individuals from an ethnic minority background into refereeing matches at grassroots level. However, some could...

Cancer Appeal

In June 2014 , SCAR organised a 5 a side football tournament at 5 alive, all proceeds going to the Bradford Telegraph & Argus Cancer appeal. SCAR wanted to highlight to the participants and spectators the need for regular check up for cancer, but especially...

Bridging The Generation Gap

At our last base at Frontline community centre, many of the elderly users were complaining of the fear of meeting some of the young people of the area. Media reports and word of mouth reports suggested the young people of the area were criminals waiting to happen....

COMMUNITY WORLD CUP

With the influx of new migrants to Britain. Bradford saw a visible increase in many members of our community. SCAR decided to host a  7 a side mini world cup at Manningham Mills Sports & Community Association. The criteria for entering a team was either you or...

2001 BRADFORD RIOTS/COMMUNITY UPROAR

After the riots of 2001 and after several meetings with the police and council officials the community was split with different people(ethnicity) claiming other members of our community was to blame for the riots.  Discussions with the police was ongoing and a growing...