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AFC Fylde: Ben’s Notes

Posted by Ben Bottomley
Posted on Sat 2 Sep 2017
Posted in Commercial

Good afternoon and welcome to today’s Vanarama National League clash against AFC Fylde

CTS IronmongeryI would like to make a special welcome and thank you to our match sponsors today who are CTS Ironmongery Halifax and our special friends of the club Colin Dent and Graham Howes from Stride Supplies – we thank you for your continued support and If you would like more information on the products and services offered by the above companies then please see today’s programme for their adverts.

Stride SuppliesMatch sponsorship plays a crucial role and helps drive the much-needed revenue streams, I would like to thank everyone who has already come forward to sponsor games and I look forward to hearing from anyone who fancies getting involved.

We would also like to say a massive HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Saxon Dye who is here with us in the hospitality suite celebrating his 6th Birthday, Saxon is a regular at the Shay with all his family and his favourite player is Sam Johnson! We hope you have a great day with us today!

I would like to give special mention all our senior sponsors Northern Power House Developments, GB Architectural, Dickies Tiles, Pennine Pneumatic, Hanson Plywood, Integro and RSA. Our main sponsors all play a crucial role with the club and I would encourage you to use the services they offer whenever you can. Please mention your connection with the Club when making contact.

2017 FC Halifax Town Sporting Dinner

Tickets are already selling very well but please don’t forget about our annual Sporting Dinner with special guest speakers including John Motson and DR Kevin Jones. This year’s event will take place on Friday 13th October so please get in touch with me about booking a table for your business or friends.

We currently have some availability on ground boards for the rest of this season and the season ahead. If you would like any information on the packages available then please contact me on the below.

Player Sponsorship

For just £200 you can sponsor a player home or away for the season and benefit from your name in the programme each week along with a special invitation to the end of season player awards where your players shirt will be presented to you.

Play the Squares

We’ve also had a great start to our programme feature ”Play the Squares”
get your name or companies details in the programme for the season with squares starting at just £10. This is another great way to support the club and helps fund our physio and medical needs.

I am currently working on the fixture list and team poster so I’m on the hunt is for people with companies and businesses. If you fancy getting involved with this very popular feature then please get in touch ASAP.

Match Day Hospitality & Sponsorship

The focus remains on Match Day Sponsorship and Hospitality! Thank you to those who have already secured their dates and for anyone else who is thinking about it please do get in touch with me direct! We currently have
16 full match sponsors booked in on various games so please see today’s programme for more info.

Being one of our match sponsors guarantees not only a great day or evening out but the chance to either promote your business, use as a gift or maybe for a celebration – whatever its purpose, our focus is on making sure you and your guests have a memorable experience with us.

Mascot packages. . . Children have the chance to experience an unforgettable day at The Shay. The package allows mascots to look behind the scenes on a match day, and gives them the opportunity to meet their heroes… and yours! You can also enjoy a fantastic meal in our banqueting suite. If you would like to book this package then again please don’t hesitate to contact us at the club office – we’ve a number of options and prices

ALL revenue is vital and helps towards covering necessary but costly expenses that the club incurs daily. As you’re probably aware, the club works very hard on little off the field resource to generate the income needed, so thank you to all new and existing sponsors who have already supported us this season.
For more details on sponsorship or anything to support the club please give me a call on 07967 949 777 or drop me a line at

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