Date: 6th May 2016 at 10:58am
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Rotherham United have been awarded The Football League Family Excellence Award for the 2015/16 season.

The Award recognises the outstanding experience provided by clubs for young fans and families with a total of forty-four clubs throughout The Football League have been given this award.

In achieving the award Rotherham United has been recognised as offering superb entertainment for families at the New York Stadium throughout the season, engaging with young fans and families through such initiatives as the ‘Kids for a Quid` ticketing scheme, Random Act of Kindness and a number of Junior Millers competitions to win match day mascot package experiences.

Football League Chief Executive, Shaun Harvey, spoke about the successful clubs saying, ‘The Football League Family Excellence Award continues to provide Clubs with a standard to aspire to. The objective of the Award is to recognise those Clubs who have successfully attracted more families and young fans to matches.

‘The Football League Family Excellence Award continues to provide Clubs with a standard to aspire to. The objective of the Award is to recognise those Clubs who have successfully attracted more families and young fans to matches.’

The Clubs who received the award for this season’s work are

AFC Wimbledon
Birmingham City
Blackburn Rovers
Bolton Wanderers
Brentford
Brighton & Hove Albion
Bristol City
Cardiff City
Carlisle United
Charlton Athletic
Chesterfield
Colchester United
Coventry City
Crewe Alexandra
Derby County
Doncaster Rovers
Exeter City
Fulham
Gillingham
Huddersfield Town
Ipswich Town
Leeds United
Luton Town
Middlesbrough
Millwall
Milton Keynes Dons
Northampton Town
Nottingham Forest
Notts County
Oldham Athletic
Oxford United
Peterborough United
Plymouth Argyle
Preston North End
Queens Park Rangers
Reading
ROTHERHAM UNITED
Scunthorpe United
Sheffield United
Southend United
Stevenage
Wigan Athletic
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wycombe Wanderers



Well Done Rotherham! Well done to all the clubs!

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