Halton Stadium

  • 5 More Years At Halton Stadium Present Opportunities For Widnes

    Widnes Vikings have signed a new five-year Stadium tenancy extension with Halton Borough Council. This new deal has committed the club to their Halton Stadium home until 2022. The agreement offers the Vikings opportunities to generate new income, through extending the club’s commercial inventory within the Stadium. It has also seen commitment to improve the facilities within the Stadium, supporting better experiences for players, sponsors, supporters and commercial partners. James Rule, Viking...

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  • Vikings Secure New Stadium Sponsor

    Widnes Vikings’ Halton Stadium is changing its name to the Select Security Stadium with immediate effect after a new sponsor was secured. The ground, which has been known as the Stobart Stadium since 2007, is owned by Halton Borough Council and it has sold the naming rights to Select Security Services as part of a “six figure deal”. The agreement with the Runcorn-based specialist security firm, which will be officially announced at the Vikings’ home fixture against Wigan on Friday 7 June...

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  • Widnes Vikings Team Up With Health Services

    Widnes Vikings have announced a ground-breaking new partnership deal with the NHS for the upcoming 2018 Betfred Super League season. The landmark partnership will see the Vikings champion a new campaign called ‘Beat The Scrum’ to raise awareness of leading healthier lifestyles and making the right choices when accessing NHS services. Through providing a mix of digital promotion, PR campaigns, Stadium advertising, as well as appearing on the front of the Vikings 2018 playing shirts, the Beat...

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  • Saints new stadium on track

    St Helens brand new 18,000-capacity Stadium is expected to be completed for the end of October, in time for the new Super League season. The Super League giants moved out of Knowsley Road in 2010 which had been their home for over a hundred years! They then moved into The Stobart Stadium Halton, the home of The Widnes Vikings for the 2010/11 season. Their new £26 million project originally went in for planning permission in 2007 and the first steelwork was erected in March of this year.   ...

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  • New Gym is a Real Tonic for Vikings

    Widnes Vikings believe they have found an edge from their pre-season work thanks to a brand new gym installed at Stobart Stadium Halton. Running Rugby spoke to Clive Brewer, strength and conditioning coach at the Vikings, and York Fitness, who fitted and supplied the equipment for the gym to find out more. The Rugby Football League recently awarded the Vikings a Super League licence after a seven year absence from the top flight of rugby league. The club has had to work hard to get ready for the...

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  • Beech Becomes First New Director In Vikings Reshuffle

    Widnes have announced that the owner of a global logistics firm is to be the first of a new board of directors to join the club. The Vikings revealed that owner Steve O’Connor was stepping down as chairman back in April as the club sought to change its business model and look for “fresh skill sets and investment” and Matt Beech has been named as the first new director. The owner of Maltacourt, which specialises in international shipping and freight forwarding, grew up in the local area and...

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  • 2013 World Cup to be Played in Four Countries

    The 2013 Rugby League World Cup will be staged in four countries with matches being played in England, Wales, Ireland and France. A total of 18 different Stadiums will host matches, while six other locations will be bases for teams during the tournament. Details of the venues for the opening ceremony, the semi-finals and the final will be confirmed early in the New Year.There is a mix of familiar rugby league theatres, such as KC Stadium and Headingley Carnegie, rugby union grounds Thomond Park...

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  • Widnes To Use ‘i-pitch’ For 2012

    Widens Vikings have been given approval by the Rugby Football League (RFL) to play on an artificial surface during Super League 2012. The Vikings announced in August that the latest generation of artificial grass, known as 'i-pitch', will be installed at the Stobart Stadium in time for pre-season training in December and on Friday the Rugby Football League's board of directors gave their backing after receiving a favourable report. The ‘i-pitch’, which stands for 'intelligent pitch' is expec...

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  • St Helens On Track Financially

    ... “The overall financial performance of the club was in line with expectations for the financial year ended 31st October 2012 and constituted a significant improvement on the prior year ended 31st October 2011 when the club necessarily operated at the Halton Stadium, Widnes, pending completion and opening of Langtree Park in February 2012. The group operating loss before interest, depreciation and amortisation for the year ended 31st October 2012 was £892,170, a significant improvement on t...

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  • Beech Optimistic As Maltacourt Sponsors Vikings

    Matt Beech, who was recently appointed as a director at Widnes Vikings, has revealed that he expects the Cheshire club to have a sustainable future after seeing how it operates first hand and his firm Maltacourt has become the club's main partner for 2014. The global logistics company has sponsored the Vikings to some extent for a number of years and had its colours incorporated into the club's away shirt this season as part of an innovative agreement but it will now have its logo displayed...

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