One of the questions the Old Spotted Dog Ground Trust (OSDGT) directors are asked all the time is “when will the club return to playing at Ground?”
The Old Spotted Dog Ground Trust and Clapton Community FC are delighted to announce that we’ve been awarded a grant from the Football Stadia Improvement Fund (FSIF) of up to £50,000. This will go towards the construction of brand new changing rooms at the ground. This is the maximum award available from the fund for […]
JULY 2021 Income Donations £788.43 Expenditure Ground and clubhouse Insurance £2,529.58 Drainage repairs £1,720.00 Loan repayment for purchase of the ground £1,108.69 Bio-diversity assessment £700.00 Structural services £610.00 Premises licence £360.00 Refreshments £60.66 Travel £5.00 £7,093.93 JUNE 2021 Income Donations £255.63 Expenditure Geotech survey and report £2,752.00 Architects fees £1,840.00 Loan repayment for […]
London’s oldest football ground needs a new clubhouse roof The Old Spotted Dog Ground Trust is launching an appeal for urgent funds – £15,000 is needed to fix the clubhouse roof at Clapton CFC’s new home in Forest Gate. Old Spotted Dog Ground from OSDGT on Vimeo. The Old Spotted Dog is London’s oldest senior […]
Clapton CFC have become owners of the historic Old Spotted Dog ground in Forest Gate.
Dozens of people met on Tuesday night to discuss how to make the Old Spotted Dog Ground the hub of the Newham community. The dilapidated ground, next door to the derelict pub of the same name on Upton Lane, Forest Gate, was recently repossessed by its owner, Star Pubs & Bars, after the previous leaseholder […]