VIDEO: ‘You’ve got no fans!’ - Web star the ‘Wealdstone Raider’ heading to Hatfield?

PUBLISHED: 12:10 18 December 2014 | UPDATED: 12:19 18 December 2014

Gordon Hill AKA the Wealdstone Raider

Gordon Hill AKA the Wealdstone Raider


Internet viral sensation the ‘Wealdstone Raider’ could be heading to Hatfield.

The Forum Hertfordshire will once again host the Slam Dunk Festival in 2015The Forum Hertfordshire will once again host the Slam Dunk Festival in 2015

The web star, who shot to fame on YouTube after mocking a rival football team which had “got no fans” and “got no ground”, and offering to “give it ya”, to opposing supporters, could be lined up for a slot at nightclub The Forum Hertfordshire.

The University of Hertfordshire venue’s official Facebook page teased the prospect of the diminutive unlikely star, whose real name is Gordon Hill, rolling into the club.

The post read: “Herts Uni! Do you want some? Would you like to see The Wealdstone Raider at The Forum in the new year [sic]?”

Excited fans of the cult star apparently do “want some” of Gordon’s unique talents.

Gordon Hill AKA the Wealdstone RaiderGordon Hill AKA the Wealdstone Raider

Commenter Chris Turner wrote: “Forum wants some.”

And Younes H-Hamou added: “Yes please!! WE WANT SOME!!!! [sic]”

The ‘Raider’ could perform his chart climbing charity Christmas hit ‘You Got No Fans’.

The track is vying for the Yuletide top spot with Simon Cowell-mentored X Factor winner Ben Haenow.

Profits from ‘You Got No Fans’ will be split between Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital, Wealdstone Raiders Youth FC and Autism Concern.

To buy the track on iTunes, click here

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Welwyn Hatfield Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Welwyn Hatfield Times