Back to News Whole Game Parent/Guardian Approval Link The FA Whole Game system now requires parents of players who are under 16 to approve their club registration. Parents will receive an email from the FA Whole Game site asking them to sign-in and approve their child to play at LPR F.C. IT IS IMPORTANT THAT YOU DO THIS AS SOON AS YOU CAN PLEASE. We have to get all players registered by league deadlines. Once you receive the link you will need to either:– Sign in to the FA via the link emailed to you with the same email address
Back to News Nick Pinder Winner at Beds FA Grassroots Awards We are delighted to announce that Leighton Park Rangers F.C. Club Chairman Nick Pinder has been chosen as a winner of the Beds FA Grassroots volunteers awards 2021 Nick & Mandie Pinder have been volunteering as Chairman and Treasurer respectively of Leighton Park Rangers F.C. for nearly 10 years.Having coached one of the original Girls teams Nick and Mandie have been running the club for about 8 years. Despite their children leaving the club to pursue higher education and careers, Nick and Mandie have continued to put huge amounts
Back to News AGM 2021 We will be holding our AGM on 20th July 2021 at 19:30. Due to uncertainty around restrictions we currently plan to hold this via Zoom. Our Annual General meeting is where we vote in our committee members, it is an open meeting for everyone involved in the club. If any parents would like to attend or if you would like to take a role at the club please contact our Club Secretary Richard: email@example.com Share on facebook Facebook Share Share on twitter Twitter Share Back to News
Back to News Your Farmer Partnership Leighton Park Rangers have partnered with Your Farmer’s Give Back programme. Every time you order using your LPR Team’s discount code the following will happen:⚽️ You will receive a 5% discount. ⚽️ Your LPR F.C. team will receive 15% of your order value. ⚽️ Your Farmer will donate a free full balanced meal to a local food bank. Your Farmer is business local to Leighton Buzzard that provides fresh, locally farmed Butchery products and Vegetables. Your team manager will be providing you with your teams’ discount code soon. https://yourukfarmer.com/ Share on facebook Facebook Share
Back to News UPDATED FA GUIDANCE. STEP 3. 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 football and futsal. This updated guidance comes into effect on Monday 17 May and until then all participants should follow The FA’s
Back to News SOCIAL MEDIA BLACKOUT Leighton Park Rangers F.C. will be participating in the three-day social media blackout in solidarity with football’s fight against racism. The club will not post any activity on our channels from 3pm on Friday April 30 until 11.59pm on Monday May 3rd.THIS IS EVERYONE’S GAME. Share on facebook Facebook Share Share on twitter Twitter Share Back to News
Back to News FA GRASSROOTS UPDATE 08/04/21 The FA has provided an update on grassroots football in advance of step two of the Government’s roadmap. The Government has confirmed that on Monday 12 April we will enter step two of the roadmap. Our guidance has therefore been updated to reflect the changes to national restrictions. The key changes to note are in relation to spectators, use of changing rooms and outdoor hospitality. Please note that this updated guidance comes into effect on Monday 12 April and until then all participants should follow The FA’s guidance for step one apart from
Back to News UPDATED FA GUIDANCE AHEAD OF GRASSROOTS RETURN We’d like to encourage all parents and guardians to familiarise themselves with the FA’s latest guidance for the return of Grassroots Football The FA have now published our updated guidance, based on the latest Government advice available, which applies to all outdoor youth and adult football and Futsal, including all formats of the game.If there are any further updates from the Government, we’ll communicate these in due course. https://www.thefa.com/news/2021/mar/24/fa-guidance-for-return-to-grassroots-football-20210324 Share on facebook Facebook Share Share on twitter Twitter Share Back to News
Back to News HAPPY WOMEN’S DAY! How will you help forge a gender equal world?Celebrate women’s achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.https://www.internationalwomensday.com/ Share on facebook Facebook Share Share on twitter Twitter Share Back to News
Back to News U12 BUZZARDS ARE RECRUITING U12 FOOTBALL PLAYERS. Leighton Park Rangers F.C. have spaces for players to get our squad ready for 11-a-side next season. We’re recruiting for players in Year 7 currently / Year 8 from September. Contact:Richard Clarke07568144925richard@leightonparkrangers.com Share on facebook Facebook Share Share on twitter Twitter Share Back to News
Return of Grassroots football from March 29th
Following the Government’s update yesterday regarding easing of lockdown restrictions the FA have released the following statement.
It looks like we can look forward to the safe return of club activities!
Back to News LPR WILDCATS! Leighton Park Rangers F.C. is very proud to been approved as an FA Wildcats Centre.Wildcats is for girls who want to get involved with football for the very first time or want the opportunity to play with other girls their own age. Our fun and inclusive sessions are all run by FA qualified coaches. We are currently starting our Wildcats at Minis (Reception age) and U6 (School Year 1). There is then a pathway for our Wildcats to develop all the way through the club up to U16s.At Wildcats, girls are able to play football
As per the recent Government announcement; from Saturday 29th December Central Bedfordshire and many of the surrounding areas will move into Tier 3 restrictions.
Outdoor training, leagues and competitions is allowed in Tier 3 areas. But we would ask you all to re-read the advice and closely follow the FA and Government guidelines….
We are very proud to be able to announce that Leighton Park Rangers has been awarded Charter Standard Development Club status.
The FA Charter Standard Programme recognises and rewards clubs that offer the highest standards of grassroots football for players and volunteers…..
We’re all very happy that grass roots sports have returned again today. As always the safety of our players, spectators, coaches, volunteers and the wider community is of paramount importance to LPR FC.
We have updated our policies, procedures and risk assessment in-line with the current government, FA and league guidance. You can find links to these below.
Once again we’d like to thank our parents, spectators and players for their cooperation with the current restrictions and we’d like to encourage you to remind yourselves of the procedures in place and the need to self-asses prior to coming to any session so that we can all continue to do our part to stay safe.
WELCOME TO THE U5 TIGERS & U6 EAGLES
We’re really pleased to launch two new teams and 30 new players through a very successful Mini Rangers programme.
This fantastic group will currently form 2 teams (The Tigers and the Eagles), but with the squad sizes could well be 4-5 teams next season.