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

For us all, like many clubs, parents and players, it's been a huge sense of frustration that we've not been able to continue playing football during this period but we hope that we will be able to get back to playing as soon as Lockdown 2.0 finishes on the 2nd December. In the meantime we have been working on plans to ... 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

New Boys Teams Sponsors

As subscriptions revenues cover less than 80% of the costs that the Club incurs on an annual basis we are reliant on the vital role that local companies within the community play in suporting and sponsoring the various teams and events within the Club. This additional income also allows us to keep our subscription costs as ... More

Girls Football Taster Sessions

Whilst this season has been heavily disrupted we are doing a lot of planning work for next season and a key area of growth for the club is girls football. We have seen significant growth in the number of girls playing football and are keen to maintain this momentum. We are looking for girls in Year 1 upwards to joing ... More