The NIHL National Owners group met again last week and are collectively very pleased with the progress being made towards the return to competitive action in September. A number of key topics were reviewed and we’d like to give you a short update.

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26th of November 2019

Details For the Game v's Leed Chiefs - Sunday 15th December @ Basingstoke Arena

As announced at Saturday’s home game, the Herds away game versus Leeds Chiefs on Sunday 15th December will now be played at our home arena in Basingstoke, with a 5.30pm face off, doors will open at the usual Sunday time of 4.45pm. This is due the new Leeds facility not currently being available.

What Does This Mean?
The Trane sponsored Basingstoke Bison will be the away team for this game.

The Bison will use their usual home dressing room and bench, and will attack the bar end of the arena in the first and third periods.

The Herd will now be wearing their new Christmas jerseys for both games over the weekend.

Leeds Chiefs will be in white or a light colour as to define the home team.

It has been agreed the Chiefs fans will use the usual away stands of Blocks “H and I” for this game, the remaining blocks will be available for Bison fans.

Our match night volunteers have agreed to operate as usual at the event, (Clock operator, scorers, penalty box official and goal judges) as has the “Voice of the Herd” Daren Bavister.

Tickets are now on sale for the fixture through the usual sources as detailed below, and are priced at the usual Bison game night prices of:

Adults - £13.50
Concessions - £10.00 (Senior Citizen & Disabled)
Children - £6.50 (aged 3 – 15 years)
Family - £37.00 (2 adults & 2 children)

Tickets are available online by clicking here

By Phone: 01256 355 266 In person:
In advance or on the night

Tickets for Season Ticket Holders
As this is a Leeds Chiefs home game being played in Basingstoke, we are pleased to confirm that the Chiefs management have agreed a discounted price for all Season Ticket Holders.

Season Ticket holders will be able to sit in their usual seats – as per any non-season ticket game your seat will be reserved until 90 minutes before Face-Off.

Prices for Season Ticket Holders are as follows:

Adults - £10.00
Concessions - £7.00 (Senior Citizen & Disabled)
Children - £5.00 (aged 3 – 15 years)
Family - £27.00 (2 adults & 2 children)

Season Ticket holders who would like to purchase their seats can do so by either calling Box Office on 01256 355266, or in person during normal box office hours, unfortunately these cannot be purchased online.

We will ensure the Box Office in Basingstoke remains open for 30 minutes or so after the next 2 home games, for supporters and season ticket holders to purchase their seats.

We will release further details of what to expect in the week preceding the game using our regular “All You Need to Know Article”