Academy

New Partnership With Pulse

Following positive conversations and extensive planning over the past few months – we are pleased to announce that we have created a partnership with the Pulse Premier Football and Education College Programme to help deliver our academy programme. They will work alongside our existing education provider SCL commencing in September 2021. Established in 2011, by former Basingstoke Town player Paul Harkness, Pulse have been delivering coaching and player pathways into football and sport all around… Read More »New Partnership With Pulse

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An update on ‘non-elite’ football

An update on ‘non-elite’ football The FA has provided an update on ‘non-elite’ football in advance of Step 3 of the Government’s roadmap. On Monday 17 May, as part of the next step of the Government’s roadmap out of national lockdown, there will be further changes to the restrictions on ‘non-elite’ football. Our guidance has therefore been updated to reflect this. The key changes to note are in relation to spectators, indoor hospitality and indoor… Read More »An update on ‘non-elite’ football

Save The Camrose: Councillors Response

Save The Camrose Chairman Encouraged with Overwhelming Positive Responses On May 6th 2021, the people of Basingstoke and Deane will be able to vote for the councilors who will come together to form Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council. The Council will no doubt have a large say in what happens with the historic Camrose and the community club’s plans to turn it in to a modern sports hub, which will give the club a home… Read More »Save The Camrose: Councillors Response

Response To Upholding The ACV

As a Community Club, we are of course pleased that the Council has maintained its decision to approve the classification of our long term home and iconic Camrose ground as an asset of community value. Notwithstanding the decision, we are, somewhat dismayed by assertions and claims contained within Basron’s appeal, aimed at our Community Club, which appear to be without foundation. New Save The Camrose Committee Chairman, Colin Stoker noted “The points that are referenced… Read More »Response To Upholding The ACV

#HistoryIsWatching: ACV Decision…

In a letter to Chairman Kevin White earlier this afternoon the Basingstoke & Deane council have made us aware of the decision in relation to the review of the Camrose as a listing of an asset of community value. We are delighted to announce that Fiona Thomsen – Head of Law and Governance and Monitoring Officer at Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council, has confirmed that the decision to list the Camrose as an ACV has… Read More »#HistoryIsWatching: ACV Decision…

#HistoryIsWatching: Camrose Committee

Save The Camrose Committee – New Chairman Elected Colin Stoker has been elected as the new Chairman of the ‘Save The Camrose’ Committee. Stoker, who is also the Vice Chairman of the Community club said “I am honoured to have been asked to undertake this role and I will pursue the Committees objective with vigorous enthusiasm. The Save The Camrose Committee comprises excellent club members, bringing specialist expertise and I see my role as encouraging cohesion… Read More »#HistoryIsWatching: Camrose Committee

Sunday Briefing

George Hallahan It has been confirmed that striker George Hallahan will not be re-signing with the squad next season due to work and family commitments. George became a popular figure following his second spell with the club and ended as our top scorer last year when the season was cut short. “It’s a shame to lose George but we understand the situation and appreciate his honestly with it all. He let us know earlier in… Read More »Sunday Briefing

Arthur Hammond Sadly Passes

It is with deepest sadness that we have learned of the passing of former manager Arthur Hammond. The thoughts and prayers of everyone at the club go out to Arthur’s family and friends. He was a coach with us for a great many years. In his time he coached countless youth team players as well as numerous local league and local youth league coaches. Amazingly Arthur updated his coaching badges annually up until the age… Read More »Arthur Hammond Sadly Passes

Loki Doki Ultras’ Minibus

You may have recently seen a fair bit of activity on our Twitter feeds with our gaming hero friend Loki Doki who is a man on a mission to take Basingstoke Town Football Club to the top tier of English Football using the popular game Football Manager. His 55K+ following on YouTube and 20k+ on Twitch (YouTube for cool kids) have been following his progress where he has already reached the National League and won… Read More »Loki Doki Ultras’ Minibus

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Steve Williams Update

We can confirm that Steve Williams has announced that he has stepped down from the board. We would like to thank Steve for all of his efforts during this period. The Save The Camrose committee will seek to fill the vacancy of Chair of the committee following Steve’s departure, next week. For more information on our Save the Camrose campaign you can visit – https://btfc.co.uk/savecamrose/