Are Halifax Town professional?
FC Halifax Town is a professional association football club based in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. They currently compete in the National League, the fifth tier of English football, and play at the Shay.
Where do FC Halifax Town train?
The MBI Shay Stadium is the home of both the Halifax RLFC rugby league team and FC Halifax Town football team. The stadium is to the south of Halifax Town Centre.
What league does Halifax Town play in?
Northern Premier League
F.C. Halifax Town/Leagues
When was Halifax last in the Football League?
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia They played in the Football League from 1921–1993 and 1998–2002. The club was dissolved in 2008, but reformed that July under the name of F.C. Halifax Town. The club’s stadium was The Shay.
Is Halifax a town or city?
Halifax, town and urban area (from 2011 built-up area), metropolitan borough of Calderdale, metropolitan county of West Yorkshire, historic county of Yorkshire, northern England. An old market town for grain, wool, and cloth trades, it lost its preeminence to Bradford (just to the northeast) in the 19th century.
What league is Kidderminster Harriers in?
Kidderminster Harriers F.C./Leagues
Which league is Portsmouth FC in?
EFL League One
Why was Halifax established?
The British founded Halifax in order to counter the influence of the Fortress of Louisbourg after returning the fortress to French control as part of the Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle (1748). The first European settlement in the HRM was an Acadian community at present-day Lawrencetown.
Why is Halifax famous?
Halifax, in full Halifax Regional Municipality, city and capital of Nova Scotia, Canada. It owes its existence largely to its location on one of the largest and deepest ice-free natural harbours in the world, which, over time, made Halifax one of the most important Canadian commercial ports on the Atlantic seaboard.
Where is the Shay Stadium in Halifax?
The Shay Stadium: Home of FC Halifax Town and Halifax RLFC. FC Halifax Town. Address: The Shay Stadium, Halifax, HX1 2YS (HX1 2YT for sat nav’s) Telephone: 01422 341222.
Where can I watch football at Halifax Town FC?
FC Halifax Town have a number of different options to enjoy watching football at the Shay Stadium whether it be as a fan on the terraces, access to our disabled area or enjoying our superb hospitality in the East Stand. Need wheelchair access or commentary for the blind?
How do I get to Halifax Town Stadium?
From the M62 motorway, take the A629 at Junction 24 and follow the signs for Halifax. The Shay ground is on the right-hand side after about three miles. Parking at the stadium is limited (£5), however, there is some street parking to be had, but only if you arrive early. Otherwise, it is a case of parking in one of the nearby town centre car parks.
How do I get to the Shay Stadium?
Address: The Shay Stadium, Halifax, HX1 2YS (HX1 2YT for sat nav’s) Telephone: 01422 341222. Email: [email protected]. Directions: From the North: Take the A629 to Halifax Town Centre, take the 2nd exit at the roundabout following signs for A629 (Huddersfield), then into Skircoat Road where you will find the ground.