Halifax RLFC

  • Halifax RLFC Sign Up New Main Sponsor

    Halifax RLFC have signed a three-year deal for MBi Group to become the club’s new main home shirt sponsor and its logo will appear on the training kits for the first team and reserve grade as well. The company, which is based in Sowerby Bridge in West Yorkshire, specialises in the delivery of care facilities, boutique hotels and student accommodation across the UK and is already the naming rights partner of Halifax’s Shay Stadium. MBi have also previously sponsored the ‘Frank Bruno dinner...

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  • Steele, Riley And Croad Step Down From Halifax Board

    Halifax RLFC has announced that chairman Michael Steele has stood down from an active role on the club's board to become club president, ending a near 15-year tenure as an executive of the club. Fellow directors Mike Riley and Ian Croad have also been thanked by the club for their years of service. Halifax coach Richard Marshall added his well wishes on the club website: "On a personal note, I'd like to wish Michael a fantastic retirement. Michael has worked tirelessly to support this club and m...

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  • Halifax Bring In Murgatroyd As They Split Commercial & Operations

    Halifax RLFC have announced that Chris Murgatroyd has been appointed as the club's new commercial director. Following on from last season’s on-field success, the Kingstone Press Championship club has decided to strengthened the business off the field with the appointment of Murgatroyd, an experienced sales professional who has been a passionate supporter of the club for over 25 years. He will head up the commercial team with Peter Riley, who previously held the position of commercial and opera...

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  • Bonfield Becomes Company Secretary At Halifax To Support New Board

    Steven Bonfield, a solicitor and a director of Chadwick Lawrence LLP, is about to take up the position of company secretary at Halifax RLFC to support the new board of directors. Bonfield is the supervising partner of the firm’s Halifax office and specialises in corporate and commercial transactions and corporate finance. He is currently acting as legal manager for the multi-million pound ‘HDOne Project’, a massive leisure development at the John Smith’s Stadium, home of both Huddersfiel...

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  • Binns Appointed To Halifax Board

    Halifax RLFC have announced that Andy Binns has been appointed to the board of directors. Binns has been involved with the club since beginning as a sponsor through his own business and has since become a member of the executive committee that was formed ahead of the 2015 season. He is also the chairman of King Cross Park, a successful local amateur club in Halifax. “I am delighted to have made the natural progression onto the board of directors at the club,” Binns said. “We are building t...

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  • Kevin Marren - St Helens RLFC

    St Helens RLFC has appointed Kevin Marren to its board of directors. Kevin, aged 48, is a chartered accountant by profession and has spent 20 years in property investment and development. He was chief executive of Elite Homes Group Limited and negotiated its sale to the Bovis Group in 2007. He is now chairman of T123 Limited, a group involved in the distribution of parts to specialist vehicle suppliers.

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  • Halifax Sponsor has X Factor

    Director of Halifax sponsor Reactiv Group, Tony Abbot, sang his way into the hearts of hundreds of the clubs supporters at the weekend. He took to the stage at a party at The Shay Stadium attended by over 500 fans, and belted out two numbers before announcing he was going to put a six figure sum into the club’s coffers. Forty-one-year-old Abbott found his voice after his team, Halifax Rugby League Football Club won the Northern Rail Cup at Blackpool. Londoner, Tony joined the club two years ag...

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  • Crusaders withdraw from Super League

    ... Crusaders will not feature in next season’s Super League as they have withdrawn their licence application for 2012-2014. They will be replaced by Championship side Widnes Vikings who have been absent from the top tier of rugby league since 2005.  Halifax RLFC failed in their application to achieve Super League status as they were unsuccessful in meeting the required standards outlined by the RFL.   RFL Chairman Richard Lewis commented: “As part of the on-going scrutiny applied by the thor...

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  • Bulls Join Forces With Volkswagen

    Bradford Bulls have revealed that they have added another local firm to their growing stable of sponsors in the form of the Volkswagen dealership in Halifax. No details about the financial arrangement have been made available but the car retailer will play its part in marketing initiatives to help increase the number of supporters turning up to watch the Super League side on match days. In return, Halifax Volkswagen, which is part of the CJ Automotive group, will showcase cars at the Provident S...

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  • `Fax` on Message For 2013 World Cup

    ... the enthusiasm and commitment of each bidding host. The 2013 RLWC website confirms that The Shay will stage Italy v Tonga and Whitehaven’s Pow Beck Stadium will host the Tongans’ clash with Scotland. “We benefit from location and facilities,” Halifax RLFC director Mike Riley tells Running Rugby. “We are the most central club in the M62 corridor and have a new stadium. When it was built we told the RFL that we were keen to host representative games. “I’m sure that the town will do...

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