Celebrating International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

Whilst 8th March is an important reopening milestone with many of our children going back to school (cue collective cheer and sigh of relief), it also marks another important day, namely International Women’s Day. Additionally, this month is also Women’s History Month. Raiders will be celebrating both these events with ... More

Dacorum Local Plan

Raiders response to Dacorum Local Plan

Raiders Members are encouraged to respond to the consultation on the Dacorum Local Plan.  Responses can be submitted by email to responses@dacorum.gov.uk or via the online consultation portal. The deadline for submissions is Sunday 28 February 2021. The Charity Trustees have submitted a response to the Local Plan, ... More

Bulbourne Cross Plan

Statement on Bulbourne Cross

Many Raiders members and local residents will have received a leaflet through their door regarding Bulbourne Cross. a development at Bourne End, that aims to provide housing, a school, a country park and community sport and leisure facilities. There is a project website, a recording of a webinar available on Vimeo and a ... More

Amazon Smile – Donate As You Shop

We've always been been proud of our strong relationships with our local partners and have always been keen to promote the principle of 'shop local' wherever possible. However we also recognise that for many, Amazon is an easy solution for buying the things you can't get on the high street. With that in mind, we ... More

Raider in the Spotlight – Mark Thomas

This month we are delighted to hear from Mark Thomas, who has recently stepped in to be our new Head of Girls Football. Q1. What does your new role involve? As the Head of Girls Football my responsibility is to make sure that we have the right environment in place at Raiders for all girls to be able to ... More

Dacorum BC and football in Berkhamsted

As a member of the Dacorum Sports Network, Raiders aims to influence the policies of Dacorum Borough Council that relate to sports facilities. The DSN provides a voice for sport in Dacorum and lobbies for the promotion and development of sport in our area. After some excellent work by Andy Criddle, the Vice Chair of the ... More

Football Foundation targets Berkhamsted for investment

Some good news for Berkhamsted and for Raiders comes in the publication of the Dacorum Local Football Facility Plan. The Local Football Facility Plan identifies the priority projects for potential investment in a local area. The LFFP is created by the FA and the Football Foundation alongside the Premier League and Sport ... More

Online Training Sessions

UPDATE - 17/02/2021 Below are updated links to Sign-Up Genius for online training sessions up to 13th March 2021. Saturday U7, U8, Boys and Girls - Saturdays 09:00 - 09:45 https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0844AEA723AAF85-berkhamsted11 U9, U10, Boys and Girls - Saturdays 10:00 - 10:45 https://www.signupgen... More

Berkhamsted Raiders Senior team

Berkhamsted Raiders working to halt the decline in adult grassroots football

Whilst elite football and youth community football have seen huge growth in interest and participation in recent years, the grassroots senior game has been in steady decline. Berkhamsted Raiders is working hard to reverse this decline and provide more opportunities for senior football in the local community. Participa... More

Changes to the Trustee Board

As the new season starts there have been a number of changes to the Trustees Board that runs the Football Club's Charity. After many years serving as Trustees for the Club Steve Slater (Welfare) and Mark Lawlor (Charity Secretary) have decided now is the right time to step down. We would like to offer a huge thank you ... More