The FC Halifax Town Supporters Club has raised more than £800 in their fundraising appeal for The Shaymen.

Town, like most non-league clubs, are facing a challenging time during the coronavirus lockdown, with football on an enforced break and no income.

It is unclear if or when the season will start again, so the supporters club have generated funds which will be donated to the club to help see them through this period.

Rob Brown, from the supporters club, said: “So far we have had 35 supporters donating online. They have donated a wonderful total of £805 for which we really appreciate.”

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