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Football Association celebrates 150th anniversary

Events are taking place at the FA's training base at St George's Park Credit: Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport

Events celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Football Association are taking place across the region today.

Workshops and training sessions are being held at the FA's training base at St George's Park in Burton-upon-Trent, dealing with all aspects of the game, including women's football, disability football, refereeing and coaching.

Stoke City is also celebrating its 150th birthday, with fans being given the opportunity to meet Victorian footballers and learn about how the game was playing in 1863.