Calderdale residents have showed their love for the oval ball after tomorrow’s Rugby League World Club fixture at The Shay was declared a sell out.
All four sides of the stadium will be packed to the rafters as Tonga take on Italy from 4pm.
RLWC 2013 Calderdale Tweeted: “That’s it. We are officially sold out! The few returned tickets have been snapped up. There are NO TICKETS LEFT !!!”
Before the main event, at 2.35pm, a tag match will take place between RL Legends and Military Legends.
There will also be cheerleaders, a community parade, dancers, choirs, a flag parade and the Haka performed by 600 local school children as taught by Frank Watene over the last few months.
A minutes silence will take place after the national anthems in respect of Remembrance Sunday, with members of the Yorkshire Regiment in attendance.
The Stadium car parks are being operated on a pass only basis as issued by the RFL, however Calderdale Council has provided the following list of car parks that will be available on the day: Lloyds Multi-storey, Hunger Hill, HX1 2JT; Water Lane, Halifax, HX3 9HG; Union Street, Halifax, HX1 2LF; King Street, Halifax, HX1 1SR; Prescott Street, Halifax, HX1 2LF; St John’s Lane, Halifax, HX1 2QQ; Northgate House, Halifax; Mulcture Hall Road, Halifax, HX1 1SP; High Street, Halifax, HX1 2ST; Hanover Street, Halifax, HX1 1HA; North Bridge, Halifax, HX3 6TE; Victoria Street, Halifax, HX1 5SS; Bull Green, Halifax, HX1 5AB; Cross Hills, Halifax, HX1 1XQ; Thomas Street, Halifax, HX1 1QA; and Akroyd Place, Halifax, HX1 1YH.