Re-opening of supporters bar

The Shay Stadium, Halifax
The Shay Stadium, Halifax

A huge weekend of sport in Halifax coincides with the official opening of the refurbished supporters bar at the Shay this Saturday and Sunday.

The supporters bar will have some new seating with a sofa area for supporters to enjoy refreshments prior to a game while watching the days sporting events on big screen TVs.

Both the football and rugby clubs will also have sporting memorabilia on display in the bar.

FC Halifax Town host Welling in the Conference Premier while it is also the biggest game of the season for Halifax RLFC who take on Featherstone Rovers for the battle for second place in the Championship.

Supporters of both clubs will be welcome to come along this weekend and enjoy a pre-match drink in the bar where there will be a happy hour between 12pm and 1pm on each day coupled with cheaper bar prices.