Halifax RUFC Spooktacular Halloween Party Sunday 30th October

Halifax RUFC invite you to their Halloween Party at Ovenden Park on

Sunday 30th October from 5pm to 8pm

As the venue will have an open bar, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

For information and to book tickets, please call 07577 751656

Ticket price: £4 pp

Halifax RUFC Monthly Highlights October Newsletter

Please find the latest newsletter from Halifax RUFC below.

Find information for the mens team, ladies team and Magpies mixed ability team including upcoming fixtures, club updates and events, including their Halloween Spooktacular event!

Or download the newsletter here (PDF)

Phoenix Bowmen invite you to have a go at Archery!

Ever wanted to try archery? The opportunity may be just a… stone’s throw away!

Halifax’s own Phoenix Bowmen, based at Halifax Rugby Club are holding an archery taster session on Saturday 14th of May between 11am and 2pm.

Price is £2 for 12 arrows.

The session is open to adults and children over 6 years old.


For any additional requirements, please contact secretary@phoenixbowmen.co.uk

Sponsor Halifax Magpies trip to IMART in Cork, Ireland

On behalf of Halifax RUFC, we are currently fundraising and supporting our mixed ability team the Halifax Magpies get to Ireland to represent the district in IMART 2022 which is set to take place 5-11 June 2022 in Cork Ireland. Details of the tournament can be found under the following link About – International Mixed Ability Rugby Tournament (imartworldcup.org)

Not only is your support vital this will also be the experience of a lifetime for all the players involved who face challenges every day most people just don’t understand. Halifax RUFC is proud to have a mixed ability team and we use rugby as a way of making a difference to these people and their families everyday lives. The majority have physical and mental learning difficulties and pictured on the IMART website is our very own Sam Beevers who is a stalwart of this team and typifies the enjoyment they all have in feeling part of this club.

Our target is ambitious and all monies raised will be used towards travel, accommodation, equipment and insurance for around 30 players of mixed ability and able-bodied facilitators, carers and support staff.

If you know anyone that can help by donating money please use our just giving page Fundraiser by Jason Brian : Help Halifax Magpies get to IMART 2022 (gofundme.com), alternatively you can contact Jason Brian (Director of Rugby)  jasonbrian@btinternet.com

Men United on from December Bacon butties

On December 2021 Men United members enjoyed Bacon and Tomato sandwiches for Christmas with compliments of Staying Well and NHP.

Event reminder

Cheese and Tomato sandwiches were provided for vegetarian’s and it was washed down with tea and coffee.

This pre Christmas get together was at Halifax Rugby Union Football Club, Ovenden Park.

After taking a break due to Covid restrictions, Men United resume their meetings every Wednesday between 10am to 12pm, throughout the year at the Halifax Rugby Union Football Club.

Everyone is welcome on any Wednesday. Contact Peter on 07599524471, Grayham on 07866810737, or email daniel.marham@calderdale.gov.uk .

Christmas with the Men United Group December 8th

Men United would like to invite you to the group’s Christmas get together on


10AM TO 12PM


Come along for a bacon sandwich and a coffee!

Have a conversation on topics such as how Covid has affected you and your family or ways you can get actively involved in your community.

The MEN UNITED group meets every Wednesday THROUGHOUT THE YEAR from 10am to 12noon

Come along to our sessions (First one FREE! Then £3 per session) you can be part of this fantastic group for older men, make new friends, and enjoy group Discussions.

Men United

Halifax Rugby Union Football Club, Ovenden Park, Keighley Road, Halifax, Yorkshire, HX2 8AR

For more details please ring Peter (07599524471) or Graham (01422 202253)

email daniel.marham@calderdale.gov.uk

Friday Floodlit Fun! Halifax vs Leeds Medics and Dentists September 24th

Halifax Rugby Union Club, based at Ovenden Park (behind Moorside School), are
pleased to announce the return of Friday Night Floodlit Rugby.
This week on Friday 24 September Halifax take on Leeds Medics and Dentists under the recently renovated Ovenden Park floodlights.
Kick off is at 7.30 pm.
Refreshments will be available before, during, and after the match.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Halifax RUFC: Ovenden Park, Keighley Road, Halifax HX2 8AR

Phone: 01422 365926