Andy's Man Club is a mental health initiative that is an official partner of the NPL, with all 62 member clubs promoting the #ITSOKAYTOTALK campaign.
The tour takes place this weekend, Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 September, ahead of world suicide prevention day on September 10.
Two different tours, one north/east and one south/west, will visit all 21 Andy’s Man Club sites at locations across the UK, with more than 60,000 leafets and car stickers to be distributed.
A total of 84 banners, one each to represent every man that dies of suicide each week, will be put up on bridges throughout the country.
Organisers are encouraging people to turn out to start the conversation and let people know that #ITSOKAYTOTALK.
Details of the tours and timings are below:
18.30-19.00 Hebden Bridge
9.30-10.00 Newton Abbot
Founded by ex-professional rugby league player Luke Ambler, Andy’s Man Club has a growing number of “meets” in England, Wales and Scotland, including at Halifax’s Shay Stadium, Hartlepool’s Victoria Park and Dundee United FC.
The meets a space for men to talk about their problems without judgement or feeling like a burden.
For more information, visit www.andysmanclub.co.uk