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FC Halifax Town: Full steam ahead! Chairman on Town’s big step

Town chairman David Bosomworth says the club’s move to a full-time model will give it the best chance of getting into the promotion picture.

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Football - Brighouse Town v Goole. Aaron Martin for Brighouse.

Powell’s move pays off as Martin attracts attention

Brighouse Town manager Vill Powell’s policy of tying down his key players on contracts well ahead of next season is already paying off.

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Actions from FC Halifax Town v Alfreton, at the MBI Shay Stadium. Tom Denton

FC Halifax Town: Former Town striker Denton joins Heath at Alfreton

Former FC Halifax Town forward Tom Denton has linked up with ex-Town boss Billy Heath at Alfreton.

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Franny Firth. Picture: Johnny Meynell.

Former Halifax player Franny Firth dies

Former Halifax Town player Franny Firth has died, aged 61.

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Marko Basic. Picture: FC Halifax Town

FC Halifax Town: Youngster Basic leaves Shaymen

Youngster Marko Basic has left FC Halifax Town after his one-year contract expired.

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The FA Trophy Final.'FC Halifax v Grimsby Town.'Halifax's scott McManus celebrates his winning goal.'22nd May 2016.'Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

FC Halifax Town: McManus joins Evo-Stik side Coalville

Former Town defender Scott McManus has joined Evo-Stik Premier Division side Coalville Town.

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Town fans at the old club's final match against Stevenage at The Shay.

10 years on from Halifax Town’s last stand

Typical Halifax Town. Even when they’d survived relegation by the skin of their teeth in 2008, the drama wasn’t over.

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A celebration of junior football in Calderdale

A celebration of junior football in Calderdale

The Halifax Courier is proud to be featuring a special eight-page supplement in tomorrow’s paper showing off our borough’s brilliant junior football teams.

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FC Halifax Town: Youngsters fall to defeat in cup final

FC Halifax Town’s under 19’s lost their National League u19 Alliance League Cup final 3-0 to Chester at Walsall’s Banks’ Stadium.

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Junior football tournament at The MBI Shay Stadium, Halifax. Greetland Juniors under sevens. Back, from the left, Blaise Hargreaves-Stock, seven, Jude Samuel-Traviss, seven, Seth Pearson, six, and Alfie Redhead, six. Front, Harry Murray, seven, Harry Jamieson, seven, and Austin Ramsden, six.

Celebrating our junior football teams

The Halifax Courier is producing a special end-of-season junior football supplement for up to and including under 14’s.

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Mark Trueman. Picture: Darren Murphy

FC Halifax Town: Youngsters ready for cup final

FC Halifax Town youth team boss Mark Trueman says his side is ready for their National League under 19 Alliance League Cup final tomorrow (Wednesday).

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Sunday League: Hammers end title-winning season on a high

League champions Halifax Hammers rounded off their season with a 4-3 home win over Lee Mount.

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The Shay Stadium.

FC Halifax Town: Town to host former boss Neil Aspin’s Port Vale in friendly

Former Town boss Neil Aspin will bring his current club Port Vale to The Shay for a pre-season friendly on Tuesday, July 17 (7.45pm).

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13 May 2018......  Harrogate Town v Brackley. National League North Play Off Final, Wetherby Road Harrogate.'Town celebrate promotion after winning 3-0. Picture Tony Johnson.

National League picture for 2018-19 season is complete

The teams who will make up the National League next season were decided over the weekend, with Yorkshire club Harrogate Town earning promotion to the fifth tier.

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Shelf FC'Newly crowned Halifax AFL champions at league presentation dinner

‘Phenomenal’ Shelf FC win title

Shelf FC boss Matthew Till has hailed his his’s achievement in winning the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL title for the first time as “phenomenal.”

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FC Halifax Town: Shaymen unveil new home kit

FC Halifax Town: Shaymen unveil new home kit

FC Halifax Town have unveiled the design for their home kit for the 2018-19 season.

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Town fans run onto The Shay pitch after their team's 1-0 defeat to Hereford. Picture: Johnny Meynell.

The day Town’s football world fell apart 25 years ago

“The most emotional thing I ever witnessed in professional football”.

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FC Halifax Town: Shaymen announce they will be full-time next season

FC Halifax Town have confirmed they will be going full-time next season.

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IN PICTURES: FC Halifax Town’s 2017-18 season

FC Halifax Town experienced another season of highs and lows, but it was mission accomplished for The Shaymen as they achieved survival in the National League.

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Actions from the first half, Halifax Town v Ebbsfleet, at the Shay

FC Halifax Town: 2017-18 Season Review

If you’d offered a 15th place finish to most Town fans back in August, they’d probably have reacted with a mixture of surprise and delight.

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