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Barton Rovers FC

Barton Rovers Football Club aims to provide football coaching, training and competitive youth football for boys and girls within the Reading, Berkshire area. We also run adult men and ladies football teams.

  • Barton Rovers FC is one of the largest youth football clubs in Reading with over 250 registered players.
  • In 2004 we were one of the first clubs in the Reading area to achieve the F A Charter Standard and in May 2013 we were awarded the coveted FA Community Club Charter Standard.
  • We have a reputation for fair play, sportsmanship, good organisation and the development of youth soccer, and set high standards for attitude and behaviour on and off the pitch. .
  • We hold a Development Centre on Sunday mornings to coach soccer skills in partnership with GPS Reading ( for children from Reception to Year 2 in a safe and friendly environment.
  • With the support of Little Heath School and Tilehurst Parish Council, our home ground’s in Tilehurst  provides us with excellent playing facilities for both 11 a side and mini soccer.
  • We are represented in the BOBi League, Berkshire Youth Development League, East Berks Football Alliance, Peter Houseman Youth League, Reading & West Berkshire Football League, Reading Sunday League, Southern Region Women’s Football League and the Thames Valley County Womens League.
  • We run a well organised annual 6-a-side football tournament for youth and Ladies football teams.

Barton Rovers can offer your child a safe, friendly and structured environment for them to enjoy football in the Reading area.

Boys & Girls Football School development center for ages 5-7yrs

Click on the link for information on Disability Football

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Who to contact

Barton Rovers FC
BOBi League
Barton Rovers FC - Disability Football

Where to go

Turnham’s Farm
Little Heath Road
RG31 5TQ

Coaching is carried out on the School Sports field, during the winter training takes place in the Sports Hall at Prospect School, Cockney Hill, Tilehurst.

Time / Date Details

Time of day
Session Information
Football Coaching

Other Details


Is there a charge for
using this service?
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£3.50 Per Session


Referral required
Referral Details

Please contact Sarah Legg by either telephone or Email to discuss any special needs or requirements and obtain an overview of activities.

Other notes

Coaching is designed for adults and children wioth special needs. If your child does not have any special needs Barton Rovers FC has a Development Centre during the football season for children up to Year 4, further details in this respect can be found on the website.

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.