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. . to the Official Website of the Blue & Gold Supporters' Trust for all the followers of the senior football club in King's Lynn, King's Lynn Town - "
Independent of King's Lynn Town Football Club, here we cover news from The Trust, The "Linnets" past and present, host an active Linnets' Fans' Forum and also maintain comprehensive statistics covering steps 1-4 of the Non-League Pyramid including the Turnstile League.
Chris Smith signs
Friday 19th July
Ipswich born Chris Smith is a 21 year old (b. 21.02.98) centre half who became a schoolboy player with Ipswich Town in 2006 and then became a full academy player with Town in July 2014,
signing a two-year scholarship, before he signed a one-year pro deal in July 2016, and then signed another one-year deal for the 2017–18 season.
He made his Ipswich Town debut on 22 August 2017 as a second-half substitute in an Carabao Cup match at Crystal Palace.
The following month he went on loan in what came to be two spells with Chelmsford City ending the 2017-18 season having made
28 appearances in all competitions for the Clarets.
July 2018 saw another loan period, this time with Aldershot Town on a short-term deal until December 2018, making five appearances, three starts.
He was released by Ipswich at the end of the 2018–19 season.
Lynn announce new sponsor
Saturday 13th July
Following the demise of sponsors MYT Sports, Lynn have announced a new sponsorship deal with social networking and e-commerce platform WESHOP who
will sponsor the home kit for the 2019-20 season.
FA Youth Cup sees Lynn drawn away
Friday 12th July
In the Preliminary Round of the FA Youth Cup Lynn have been drawn away to Mildenhall Town. The match is scheduled for the first week of September with the winners
at home to Brantham Athletic two weeks later in the First Qualifying Round.
Earlier in the week Lynn Reserves learnt the were drawn at home to Thetford Town in the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties League Cup on 25th September
with the winners at home to Haverhill Rovers.
In the Thurlow Nunn First Division Knock-Out Cup Lynn travel to March Town United on Tuesday 8th October
National North fixture list released
Wednesday 3rd July
The Vanarama National North fixture list gives Lynn their first Good Friday game since 1985 with
the visit of Farsley Celtic to The Walks.
The league campaign opens with a trip to Guiseley on Saturday 3rd August. Guiseley finished in 19th spot in the table last season and were the division's draw specialists with
17 matches seeing the points shared.
After the opening game Lynn entertain fellow promotees Kettering Town on Tuesday 6th August and Hereford the following Saturday in a month which sees Lynn play eight league games.
The Christmas period see back-to-back clashes against Boston United with Lynn at home on Boxing Day and then travelling to The Jakemans Stadium
for the start of 2020.
The complete fixture list can be found here.
For all the club news go to the King's Lynn Town News Archive.
Blue & Gold Trust Committee Meetings
Next directors' meeting
: Thursday 29th August.
In line with our policy of openness and honesty, Trust members have the opportunity to attend Trust committee meetings, but should
register their interest via the "contact us" facility on the website
or by contacting the Secretary on 07710 937103.
This invitation is open to Trust members only, and that attendance will be limited to two applicants per meeting on a first come first served basis.
The aims of the Blue & Gold Trust:
To lobby, publicise and campaign to encourage the owners of KLTFC to take into account the interests of supporters in its decision making.
To act as an independent forum to raise the concerns of the supporters of KLTFC.
To enable a democratically elected Director of the Trust to represent the views of the supporters and influence the decision making of the owners of KLTFC.
To raise funds to enable the Trust to be in a position to purchase a stakeholding in the club, thus ensuring democratic supporter representation in the running of the club and that funds raised are used appropriately to benefit the long term stability and future of KLTFC for its supporters and the community.
To ensure that KLTFC meets the highest standards of business management.
To strengthen the bonds between KLTFC and the community it serves, and to represent the interests of the community in the running of the club.
To promote, develop and respect the rights of the members of the community served by KLTFC and the Trust.
To encourage the club to play competitive football at the highest possible level.
If you would like to join the Trust to help further these aims, you can do so online here
The Blue & Gold Supporters' Trust Ltd is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014
Registration No. 30763 R and with the Data Protection Act: Registration Number: Z2106419
The Blue & Gold Supporter's Trust is an independent Supporters' Trust and has no official affiliation with King's Lynn Town Football Club