Halifax attractions of the past

Halifax Attractions of the past

Halifax Zoo - see a full report on the towns Zoo and Amusement Park

Sunny Vale (aka Sunny Buncers) -  was a very popular park and entertainment centre at one time

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Halifax Roller Skating - This was part of the Zoo complex in Exley

Halifax Racecourse - was where West End golf club is now.

Thrum Hall, once home to rugby, cricket, bowls and greyhound racing


Although this rugby match (link below) took place at Odsal in Bradford, the game goes down in history as the biggest rugby league crowd ever.


Palins - nightclub where some of the best bands of the time played their music (not in very good condition at the moment).

Music Trail - link to the Halifax music trail of yesteryear


Clarence/Roxy/Good Mood Nightclub facebook page


Stock Car racing - this was once held down at Sunny Vale after its days as an entertainment park and lake.


The Shay - Present and previous home of Football, Rugby, Speedway and even ice-skating.


One of the finest moments


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