Halesowen Town FC take on league leaders Skelmersdale United at The Grove this Saturday afternoon for the first time. We will also be holding a collection for the Black Country Foodbank at this game ahead of Christmas, please help us support this cause, full details can be found here. The Yeltz will be hoping to return to winning ways after being knocked out of the FA Trophy last weekend. Skelmersdale themselves will be hoping to continue their league leading form.
The James Grove Bar situated within the ground will be open from 12pm and entry can be gained to the ground through the Old Hawne Lane end turnstiles. A full range of refreshments will be on sale including locally produced Enville Ale. BT sport will also be avaliable showing the afternoon's game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace, kick off 12.45pm.
Matchday Sponsor: The game is being sponsored by PWS Promotions, we thank Paul Self and his friends for their continued support.
Matchball Sponsor: This seasons matchballs have been kindly sponsored by DocLife Consulting.
How well do you know your football club? DJ’s Yeltz Christmas Quiz poses 12 questions for the 12 days of Christmas with the prize of a bottle of whisky. Many of the answers can be found within the official website, unofficial forum, matchday programme or by visiting the Grove. Entries should be e-mailed to
no later than midnight on 31st December 2014. Alternatively, answers may be handed in to either DJ (David Johnson) or the Club Shop at one of the December 20th or 28th home games. The winner and correct answers will be published as soon as possible after 1st January 2015.
This weekend versus Skelmersdale United, the Friends of the Grove will be collecting for a local foodbank ahead of Christmas 2014. Most foodbanks offer immediate and short term support to vulnerable individuals and families and we encourage all Yeltz fans to take part. There will be an area in the James Grove Lounge where you can drop off your items should you which to do so, we will organise the rest. We are delighted that the Black Country Foodbank (based in Halesowen) itself will be attending on the day and assisiting collecting items, also taking them away for distribution at 5pm.
Including great photos taken throughout the season by Dave Hawley the club photographer, this years calendar is the perfect Christmas gift for Halesowen fans. These are a limited edition and we have a set amount to sell so don't delay in purchasing ! For fans unable to get to the ground, these are available to buy online via Paypal. You can either purchase for delivery at £10, or purchase to collect at a home game for £6 (Increase in price to cover for paypal and delivery fee's). For bulk orders please contact
More details will be posted online soon. Sneak preview of the front cover below...
Do you shop online? Did you know that every time you buy something you could be raising money for Halesowen Town Football Club?
That’s right - over 2400 well known retailers including Amazon, M&S, Play.com, Waitrose, House of Fraser, Vodafone, Virgin Atlantic and many more, will donate a percentage of what you spend to Halesowen Town Football Club! when you shop with them, via fundraising website easyfundraising.org.uk
We are pleased to announce the launch of the ‘Friends of the Grove’ monthly draw. Supporters and local people are being asked to join in and support the club – whilst putting themselves in the frame to scoop the cash jackpot. To get involved along with seeing previous results/winners and summary of monies raised/spent please read more.