Non-league Football

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Culture, Media and Sport – in the House of Commons at 9:30 am on 14th February 2013.

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Photo of Ian Lavery Ian Lavery Labour, Wansbeck 9:30 am, 14th February 2013

Non-league football is the bedrock of our beautiful game, and as David Mowat said, many community clubs face extinction. Bedlington Terriers, a community club in my area, faces a very uncertain future. How will the Government engage with the Premier League to ensure that the vast riches trickle down to assist the survival of non-league community clubs?