THE FUTURE: A STATEMENT

The Sherfield School Basingstoke Bison would like to clarify our position following the statements and reports that have emerged over the last few days from other clubs currently plying their trade in the EPIHL.

As has been reported - all clubs in the EPIHL received an email from Ken Taggart, chairman of the EIHA, on Sunday evening - advising us on the future for...
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About Us


To contact the Basingstoke Bison, please direct your enquiries to:-


Contact Us By Post
Basingstoke Bison Ice Hockey Club
Basingstoke Arena
Leisure Park
Basingstoke
Hampshire
RG22 6PG

Contact Us By Email
info@bstokebison.co.uk

Contact Us By Telephone
01256 355266

Website Email
webmaster@bstokebison.co.uk

Contact us about the Bison School Programme at
bisonschoolsprogramme@gmail.com

Group Bookings
info@bstokebison.co.uk

The Club


Founded in 1988 Colours -

Red, Silver, Black & White

Players Honours -

#10 Kevin Conway -

Shirt Retired in 2004/05

#20 Tony Redmond -

Testimonial Season in 2005/06

#12 Don Yewchin -

Shirt Retired 2009/10

Personal


Planet Ice - Team Owner

Doug Sheppard - Director Of Ice HockeyOperations & Player Coach

Clive Thompson - Basingstoke Booster Club Chairman

Graham Bell - Head Of Media Relations

Louise Pengelly - Match Night Co-ordinator

Hannah Driver - Achools Programme Co-Ordinator

David Bavister -Match Night DJ

The League


The Basingstoke Bison play in the English Premier Ice Hockey League
The Bison will be competing against the Bracknell Bees, Guildford Flames, Hull Pirates, Manchester Phoenix, Milton Keynes Lightning, Peterborough Phantoms, Sheffield Steeldogs, Swindon Wildcats and Telford Tigers.

Match Times


Saturday Start Time: 18:30pm
Sunday Start Time: 17:30pm
Weekdays: 19:30pm

*These are typical face-off times, but it is always advisable to check with the rink to confirm individual match times. Doors Open is always 1 hour before face Off with the exception of Sundays which will be 45 minutes before face off. (See also the fixtures page.)

Box Office Opening Times


Monday - 9.00am to 3.45pm
Tuesday - 9.00am to 8.45pm
Wednesday - 9.00am to 6.00pm
Thursday - 9.00am to 6.00pm
Friday - 9.00am to 9.30pm
Saturday - 9.00am to 4.00pm (Box Office Open On Game Night)
Sunday - 10.00am to 4.00pm

Refreshments and Merchandise


Bison Bar - Hot and Cold food available
Servery - selling hot and cold drinks, popcorn, hotdogs and other hot snacks.
Bison Club Shop - selling official Bison merchandise on match nights.
ProSkate located under the 'away block' seating (N - Q) selling hockey merchandise / equipment, figure skating equipment and providing a skate sharpening service.

How Do You Get Here?


Parking: Extensive parking in the Leisure Park. Usually plenty of free space for 6:30pm face-off matches, but allow time for traffic congestion if a popular movie is showing, at the adjacent cinema !!

By Car: Roads from M3 Junction 6 or 7 will lead onto the Ring road - Exit the ring road from 'Town Centre ,West Junction' roundabout, (Morrisons Supermarket adjacent)- following signs for 'The Leisure Park' /'Whitchurch' or the 'B3400' along Worting Road. Access to the Rink is from the next junction at the 'West Ham Roundabout'. Westbound on the M4, exit at Junction 11 (Central Reading) and use the A33. Eastbound on the M4, exit at Junction 13 (Newbury) and use the A34 and A339.

By Train : Lines run to Waterloo direct, or from Paddington, the west and north via Reading.

Centre Shuttle : A shuttle bus runs from the Rail Station to the Leisure Park, every 8-10 mins before 18:30 and every 15 mins after 18:30. Visit the Centre Shuttle information page - Centre Shuttle