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FC Halifax Town v Bradford City match will be played behind closed doors after police advice

FC Halifax Town’s friendly against Bradford City will be played behind closed doors following advice from West Yorkshire Police.

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Disney Princess advice from the Lionesses (from L-R) Lucy Bronze, Steph Houghton, Siobhan Chamberlain, Ellen White, Nikita Parris giving advice to young girls.

England women's footballers become Disney Princesses to inspire girls

England women's footballers have kicked off a campaign with Disney to redefine the term 'Princess' and inspire girls to make their own dreams come true.
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Football pre-season friendly - Brighouse Town v FC Halifax Town. Adam Shaw for Brighouse.

Shaw double for Brighouse

Two goals from Adam Shaw in the last 15 minutes gave Brighouse Town a 3-1 success at home to Worksop Town on Friday.

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Football pre-season friendly - Brighouse Town v FC Halifax Town. Adam Shaw for Brighouse.

Home opener for Brighouse

Brighouse Town will open their Evo-Stik First Division North programme at home to Skelmersdale United on Saturday, August 12.

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Football - Ovenden West Riding v Hebden Royd Red Star. Scott Eastwood for Ovenden and Chad Godfrey for Red Star.

Ovenden WR return confirmed

Ovenden West Riding’s return as members of the West Riding County Amateur League next season has been confirmed.

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Football pre-season friendly - Brighouse Town v FC Halifax Town. Cliff Moyo for Halifax.

Shaymen head to Lincolnshire

FC Halifax Town travel to play Gainsborough Trinity tonight in the second of seven friendly matches as they count down to their Vanarama National League opener at home to Aldershot on August 5.

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Shaymen win friendly 4-2

Shaymen win friendly 4-2

FC Halifax Town won 4-2 away to Brighouse Town in an action-packed pre-season friendly at Hove Edge yesterday.

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Football - Brighouse Town v FC Halifax Town. FC Halifax Town Manager Billy Heath (2nd from left).

Shay recruits on show

FC Halifax Town boss Billy Heath has confirmed that summer recruits Connor Oliver, Bohan Dixon and Martin Riley will all be on show in Saturday’s opening friendly away to Brighouse Town (3.0)

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13 May 2017.......    Halifax Town v Choley National Conference North Play-off Final at the MSI stadium Halifax. 
Kevin Roberts celebrates his goal. Picture Tony Johnson.

Halifax Town fixtures

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE 2017-18

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Home opener for Shaymen

Home opener for Shaymen

Promoted Halifax Town will launch their Vanarama National League campaign with a home match against Aldershot Town on Saturday, August 5.

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Halifax AFL team folds

Halifax AFL team folds

Salem have withdrawn their reserve team from Division Three of the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL.

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Halifax AFL’s seven additions

Halifax AFL’s seven additions

The Halifax AFL will buck the trend of shrinking-sized leagues and have an extra division to accommodate seven new teams next season.

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Back row from the left
 
Phil Garbe, Damian Place, Jimmy Cummings, Jason Hibbert, Lee Williams, Luke Johnson, Pete Kulezcko, Martin Newham, Calvin Lee, and Assistant Manager Julian Prior
 
Front row from the left
 
Matty Ror, Reece Bray, James Fletcher, Adam Williams, Andy Burton.
 
Squad members who were unavailable included
 
Ian Brock, Joe Nelson, Rob Kenny, Andy Hall, James Coates.

Old Boys not folding after all

Brighouse Old Boys AFC have made an extraordinary U-turn in the space of 48 hours and decided not to fold after all.

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Lincoln United v. Sheffield Fc ... Vill Powell (right) celebrates Sheffield's fourth goal with Ash Worsfold.

Powell is new Brighouse boss

Vill Powell, a former strike partner of Jamie Vardy at Stocksbridge Steels, is the new manager of Brighouse Town.

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Members of the Mixenden United team from the left are, 

 BACK:-Martin Juliff, Jamie Lesley, Andy Greenwood, 
            Richard Stock, Robin Miles, Stuart Sinclair, Nicky
            Hirst and Phillip Brass.

FRONT:-Dan Johnson, Craig Hodgson, Martin
              Woodhouse, Chris Woodhouse, Noel McGurk
              and Mark Cahill.

Six bid to join Halifax AFL

Warley Rangers have withdrawn from the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL but there could be six new teams for the 2017-18 campaign.

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Shelf power to Shay success

Shelf power to Shay success

Shelf FC’s emergence as a major force in the Halifax AFL was confirmed last night with a runaway 4-0 win over Ryburn United in the Jack Haymer Challenge Cup final at the Shay.

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Ivy House win Invitation Cup at the Shay, beating Ryburn Utd Reserves 3-1

Jake fires Ivy House to double

The Ivy House crowned an excellent first season in the Halifax AFL last night by adding the Ziggy’s Metro Cars Invitation Cup to the second division title.

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Barge earn final date

Barge earn final date

Barge FC will take on Lee Mount in the inaugural final of the Ziggy’s Metro Cars Invitational Sunday Cup at Old Earth, Elland next Sunday.

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Ryburn seek Shay double

Ryburn seek Shay double

The curtain comes down on the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax & District AFL season with successive Shay finals on Monday and Tuesday (7.0 kick offs).

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Actions from the Senior Cup Final, Waiters v Halifax Hammers, at Brighouse own FC

Waiters joy after shoot-out drama

Waiters Arms squeezed past Halifax Hammers on sudden death penalties in an incredible Briggs Priestley Senior Cup Final at the home of Brighouse Town on Sunday.

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