On the evening of Wednesday 12th February, Basingstoke Town Community Club hosted our arranged meeting with Councillors and members of Hampshire FA in a bid to fully explain to councillors of the town, in no uncertain terms, where we are as a club, and with it, our hopes for the future. Chairman Terry Brown, Vice Chairman Kevin White and Steve Williams used the opportunity to guide the Councillors through our timeline, our much publicised struggles… Read More »Councillor Meeting: Update
After Saturday’s impressive performance and win versus Mangotsfield United, it meant we had taken four points from a possible six from our friends in South Gloucestershire. Goals from returning debutant Simon Dunn and Brad Wilson, other than a ten-minute spell in the second half your Basingstoke team dominated the game and the only negative from the game was that it was not a wider margin. ‘The first half performance was very good’ said manager, Dan Brownlie,… Read More »What’s Coming Up?
We’ve been made aware of today’s front-page news by our friends at the Basingstoke Gazette regarding the unearthing of the Camrose Covenant. We will be working closely with the Gazette and a legal team over the coming days to determine our next steps and the implications this has on the future of our club. We will, of course, be making a further comment as this develops. The news does, however, highlight the dire struggles and… Read More »Club Statement: Covenant Findings
Basingstoke Town Football Club are delighted to announce the signing of Simon Dunn. Simon signs on dual registration from Slough Town FC following successful conversations between the two clubs and player. The Basingstoke Academy product joined Slough in 2016 and has since won Players’ Player and Managers’ Player of the Season awards. Dan Brownlie commented: ‘Simon is a very gifted player and will add much needed experience to our team. He’s had… Read More »Dunn, Back In Blue!
George Hallahan has been confirmed as a Basingstoke player following a successful transfer from near neighbours Tadley Football Club. Already boasting 16 goals to his name this season, George now joins us for his second spell at the club. The first came as a teenager where he quickly became a fans favourite scoring a number of goals in his debut season. Dan Brownlie said on our latest recent signing: ‘We’re really pleased George has joined us,… Read More »Basingstoke Boy Back In Blue
BTCFC Meet with local MP Maria Miller Yesterday officials and fans from the club met with local MP Maria Miller following an active social media appeal created by our supporters and a direct request from the club at the end of last week. Club Chairman, Terry Brown, Board Members Kevin White and Martin French together with long term supporters Andrew Hargrove and James Royston, who also personally wrote to the MP and Academy Manager Aaron… Read More »Community Club Meet With MP Maria Miller
Basingstoke Town Academy are delighted to announce our Opening Day on Tuesday 18th February (half-term) • 11.00 – 14.00 • Practical session followed by a presentation • Proven pathways – playing, coaching, university, USA Scholarships, careers in sport • Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma • Level 2 Certificate in fitness instructing & Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training A proven pathway into coaching, university, USA Scholarships, careers in sport and first team opportunities. Following a long… Read More »Academy Open Day
A new year and a renewed focus in getting into our new home at Winklebury. Over the next few weeks we have a series of meetings with Hampshire County Council, Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council and the Hampshire FA to put the final touches to the logistics of the development of Winklebury. That will put us in a good position once planning permission is granted on the site and at that time we will be… Read More »Chairman’s Report
Steve Williams On behalf of the Community Club Board, I am sad to announce that for personal reasons Steve Williams has decided to stand down from his role as Club Secretary and board member. Steve and Denise have always been much more than secretary or volunteer board members . They have been a massive driving force , that has allowed us to take over the running of our football club. A club that survives financially… Read More »Stepping Down – Steve Williams Statement from Terry Brown