Dulwich Hamlet in the Media

Dulwich Hamlet in the Media

Check out local website, Brixton Buzz for regular news on Dulwich Hamlet. Below are chronologically listed links to articles in local and national press concerning Dulwich Hamlet and the Supporters’ Trust.

December 2018

… incredible FA Trophy goalmouth scramble

The Irish News 16 December 2018

November 2018 

Dulwich Hamlet: the improbable tale of a tiny football club

Guardian Podcast 9 November 2018

October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet FC to return to Champion Hill

NS 26 October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet: the improbable tale of a tiny football club

Guardian 26 October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet to return to Champion Hill 

ITV News 24 October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet to return to their historic Champion Hill home

Independent 23 October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet to return to Champion Hill 

BBC Sport 23 October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet to return to Champion Hill

Guardian 23 October 2018

Football’s coming home for Dulwich Hamlet

Evening Standard 23 October 2018

Dulwich Hamlet goalkeeper threatened with having car towed

BBC Sport 12 October 2018

That’s my car!

talkRadio 12 October 2018

May 2018

Dulwich Hamlet secure historic promotion

Independent 9 May 2018

March 2018

Why Rio Ferdinand & Sadiq Khan are playing for Dulwich Hamlet

Guardian 16 March 2018

Southwark Council votes in favour of plan to secure future of Dulwich Hamlet FC

Sky Sports News – 14 March 2018

Southwark Council move to help save Dulwich Hamlet from property developers Meadow

The Independent – 13 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet’s Champion Hill could be subject of compulsory order on Tuesday

Sky Sports News – 13 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet set to play Tooting & Mitcham’s Imperial Fields for rest of season

Sky Sports News – 9 March 2018

Board member, Duncan Chapman, speaks to the Non League Show (starts around 13 mins in)

The Non League Show – 9 March 2018

Kicked out of their stadium, forbidden from using their own name, but is Rio Ferdinand about to save non-league Dulwich Hamlet? 

The Telegraph – 9 March 2018

Millwall lend support to Dulwich Hamlet and call on football clubs across the country to do the same

iNews – 8 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet vs Meadow: why the battle to save a 125 year old football club matters to all fans

football.london website – 8 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet Football Club under threat after row with developers

ITV News – 8 March 2018

Council’s bid to ‘acquire’ Dulwich Hamlet ground in stand off with developer

Southwark News – 8 March 2018

The crisis at Dulwich Hamlet explained and why all football fans should care

iNews – 8 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet forced to look for new home for rest of season

Evening Standard – 7 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet seek temporary ground share amid threat of eviction

Sky Sports News – 7 March 2018

Sadiq Khan calls on Champion Hill owners to sell ground

BBC News – 7 March 2018

Threat of eviction grows for Dulwich Hamlet as row with stadium owners escalates

The Guardian – 7 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet ground owners trademark club name and warn against further use

The Independent – 6 March 2018

Dulwich Hamlet forced out of Champion Hill as row with stadium owner escalates

BBC Sport – 6 March 2018

February 2018

Sadiq Khan has ‘deep concerns’ over the future of Dulwich Hamlet after doomed Rio Ferdinand rescue attempt

The Independent – 23 February 2018

Revealed: Rio Ferdinand made a multi-million pound offer to save troubled non-league club Dulwich Hamlet

The Independent – 23 February 2018

Rio Ferdinand has bid rejected for Dulwich Hamlet’s home ground

Sky Sports – 23 February 2018

December 2017

Dulwich Hamlet face eviction from Champion Hill this weekend

The Non League Paper – 8 December 2017

Popular non-league club Dulwich Hamlet facing eviction from home ground this weekend over legal dispute

The Independent – 7 December 2017

November 2017

Southwark Council Assembly Meeting recording featuring a deputation from DHFC and a Council member’s question to the Leader on the Club

Listen to the deputation from 2:12 featuring words from Chair, Alex Crane; Football Committee Chair, Liam Hickey and First Team Manager, Gavin Rose.

Member’s question with response from Peter John from 2:42:45

Fans united in backing Hamlet

South London Press – 27 November 2017

Fans raise over £10,000 for Dulwich Hamlet amid Club’s financial trouble 

Southwark News – 23 November 2017

Southwark Council could help fund Dulwich Hamlet FC through financial struggle with developer

Southwark News – 23 November 2017

Dulwich Hamlet fans pull together to ward off developer’s plans

TV piece on BBC’s Sunday Politics Show – 19 November 2017

The Guardian – 16 November 2017

Dulwich Hamlet fans are getting behind their club as it’s existence is threatened

Sky Sports News – 16 November 2017

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan reveals deep concerns over the perilous future of Dulwich Hamlet

The Independent – 8 November 2017

Fans urged to help Dulwich Hamlet with players’ wage bill, as property developer enforces new financial regime

Southwark News –  8 November 2017

Dulwich Hamlet appeal to fans as ground owners stop paying players

South London Press – 6 November 2017

Development row leaves Dulwich Hamlet top of the table but on brink of ruin

Evening Standard – 6 November 2017

October 2017

Dulwich Hamlet’s future unclear as they’re told to raise £150,000 in 14 days

The Independent – 18 October 2017

Dulwich Hamlet face prospect of bankruptcy after being given TWO WEEKS to come up with £150,000

Daily Mail – 18 October 2017

Dulwich Hamlet facing bankruptcy after court gives London non-league club 14 days to find £150,000

Daily Mirror – 18 October 2017

Why the battle between developers and Southwark Council is threatening the future of Dulwich Hamlet FC

The Independent – 11 October 2017

Craft beer, Thai food, charity: How Dulwich Hamlet represent the changing face of non-league football

The Times – 9 October 2017 (reproduced on Club website)

Dulwich Hamlet – Welcome to the future of football! (article in Italian)

La Gazzetta dello sport 8 October 2017

Dulwich Hamlet to donate betting sponsorship funds to charity

Southwark News – 5 October 2017

Dulwich Hamlet to donate money from Isthmian League’s betting deal to charity

The Guardian – 4 October 2017

Dulwich Hamlet pledge to donate money Isthmian League’s new betting deal to charity

The Independent – 4 October 2017

July 2017

Dulwich Hamlet’s future ‘put in danger’ by Council’s indecision on new stadium plans

Southwark News – 13 July 2017

April 2017

Rejection of big money football sees non-league Dulwich Hamlet FC partner with start-up Picfair

The Drum – 25 April 2017

March 2017

Vice-Chair, Alex Atack, speaks to DHFC-TV about International Women’s Day

DHFC – TV YouTube Channel – 15 March 2017

Dulwich Hamlet change kit for International Women’s Day

Southwark News – 10 March 2017

Board member, Walter Johnson, speaks to East London Radio about DHST & International Women’s Day

East London Radio – 9 March 2017

Unhappy Hamlet, even in Hamburg

Ryman Football League – 8 March 2017

Dulwich Hamlet and the price of a football pitch

The Set Pieces – 8 March 2017

No wonder happiness is a proud club called Hamlet!
Non-League Newspaper – 5 March 2017

Chair, Alex Crane, speaks to Dulwich Hamlet TV about how and why fans should support the new stadium bid

DHFC-TV YouTube Channel – 4 March 2017

Hamlet launch appeal for ground redevelopment support

Article on Non League Daily website

Chair, Alex Crane, speaks to the Non League Football show about the new ground proposals and Centrepoint charity game

Non League Football [radio] Show – 3 March 2017

February 2017

Football club asks fans to tell planners to move pitch

South London Press – 17 February 2017

Meeting for Hamlet redevelopment scheduled

Southwark News – 16 February 2017

October 2016

Board members, Alex Crane & Alex Atack speak to DHFC-TV about the new mega container

DHFC-TV YouTube Channel – 23 October 2017

November 2016

Onlinefundraising page set up by Dulwich Hamlet Supporters’ Trust

Evening Standard – 28 November 2016

October 2016

Meet London’s new breed of football fan

Evening Standrad ES Magazine – 27 October 2016

September 2016

Why We Need to Rid Football of Commercialism
Vice Magazine – 29 September 2016

The love affair became an obsession: meet the megafans of small teams
The Guardian – 24 September 2016

June 2016 

Hipster club’s fan fury over estate agent sponsorship 

Evening Standard 11 June 2016

January 2016

Dulwich Hamlet’s charity friendly for refugees postponed
The Guardian – 2 March 2016

Fans flood to a new way of watching football at Dulwich Hamlet and it is nothing to do with Hipsters
Southwark News – 14 January 2016

November 2015

The Joy of Six: hipster’s favourite football clubs
Guardian (blog), 6 November 2015

Niemand kennt uns? Ist uns doch egal!
www.11freunde.de – 5 November 2015 (in English)

September 2015

Non-League football fans pull out the stops for refugees in need
Joe Magazine – September 2015

‘Refugees welcome’ – Dulwich Hamlet FC supporters donate mounds of supplies
ITV News – 5th September 2015

English football fans explain why they are supporting #RefugeesWelcome
Independent, 4 September 2015

August 2015

Dulwich Hamlet: London’s most hipster football club
The Guardian – 23 August 1015

March 2015

The non league club that puts the Premiership to shame
The London Economic – 10 March 2015

February 2015

Dulwich Hamlet hope anti-homophobia in football campaign is blueprint to others at top of game
The Guardian – 17 February 2015

We’re trying to tackle prejudice, one football ground at a time
The Telegraph, 12 February 2015

January 2015

London’s Left-Wing Utopian Non-League Ultras Are Reclaiming Football
Vice Magazine – 5 January 2015

October 2014

Football revolution as disillusioned fans head for the non-league
The Independent – 24 October 2014

September 2014

Non League Day at DHFC
Southwark News – 4 September 2014

Formation of DHST

Cabinet minister shows support – 20 September 2002


Ground consultations (local news)

Southwark News article on Greendale and Champion Hill redevelopment (14 August 2014)

Southwark News article on the future of Champion Hill (21 August 2014)

Southwark News article on 2nd consultation on Greendale (27 November 2014)