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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

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The FA provides update on NLS restructure

Following the curtailment of the 2020/21 league season for Steps 3-6 of the National League System (NLS), The FA’s Alliance and Leagues Committees announced that they would consider the feasibility  of undertaking the restructure at Steps 4-6 (which was intended to take effect from the 20/21 season but has been delayed due to the impact of COVID-19).   The Committees have now met to consider this matter and will be recommending to FA Council that… Read More »The FA provides update on NLS restructure

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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Hampshire Invitational Cup

Following the announcement that spectators are restricted from these matches and with our unique match-day costs, the club can confirm that we will not be taking part in this cup competition for financial reasons. Added to the fact that Dan Brownlie’s squad would also need time to get back to match-day fitness, to ensure no serious injuries occurred, the timing of this competition does not allow us to take part. Further announcements around the football side… Read More »Hampshire Invitational Cup

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BTCFC March 2021 200 Club Lottery Draw Results

We can confirm that this months draw was held by Liz Lockie on Sunday the 28th March, and that the March winners are as follows; First Prize £350 No. 259 Shaun Holloway (Shaun has kindly donated £50 back to the Community Club) Runners-Up £85 No. 510 Alex Stuart (Alex has kindly donated his winnings to the Supporters Club ‘Save The Camrose’ Just Giving fundraiser) ” ” £60 No. 559 Stuart Macintosh (Stuart has kindly donated… Read More »BTCFC March 2021 200 Club Lottery Draw Results

#HistoryIsWatching

Save the Camrose for The Community It is no surprise that Basron /Rafi Razzak have made a 11th Hour appeal against the Camrose planning refusals in order to protect the value of their asset. The Community Club along with other objectors will receive shortly details of that appeal. BTCFC will be joining the Council as an interested party in opposing the appeal. We await to hear whether the planning inspector will determine the appeal on… Read More »#HistoryIsWatching