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Grant boost for Diss youngsters

PUBLISHED: 14:38 14 January 2010 | UPDATED: 11:24 12 July 2010

Diss youngsters line up for the camera.

Diss youngsters line up for the camera.

FOLLOWING a successful funding bid, the Football Foundation has awarded Diss Town Youth a grant to replace its football goalposts with new, safer ones.

FOLLOWING a successful funding bid, the Football Foundation has awarded Diss Town Youth a grant to replace its football goalposts with new, safer ones.

They were awarded the grant after applying to the Football Foundation's Goalpost Safety Scheme.

The club's Mark Channell said: “This funding towards new, safer goalposts is a fantastic boost.

“Football is our national sport and it is great that the Football Foundation is investing in improving the grass roots of the game.”

If anybody is interested in playing or getting involved with Diss Town youth football they should click on www.disstownfc.co.uk or email youth@disstownfc.co.uk

Pictured are some of the mini soccer teams from U7s to U10s.

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