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I'm backing Brentford: Brighton to Brentford walk

23 February 2017

Supporters and former players look back at the fundraising efforts to ward over the QPR takeover attempt

This year commemorates the 50th anniversary of one of the most turbulent periods in the history of Brentford FC as QPR sought to take over Griffin Park and leave The Bees homeless. The news stunned the footballing world but it didn't take long for fans, players, and staff to come together to fight off the proposed takeover. As part of our look back at the events of the time, supporters and former players recall the fundraising Brighton to Brentford walk to raise funds for the club.

We’ll be celebrating the 50th anniversary of Bees fans saving the Club on Saturday 25 February when we welcome Rotherham United to Griffin Park. Tickets are on General Sale and start from £20 for adults with children just £1 so book your tickets today to take part to the celebrations.

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