SAD NEWS
RIP GAVIN TAIT

The Trane Basingstoke Bison are saddened to have learned of the passing of Gavin Tait, father of our Head Coach Ashley Tait.

Gavin was well known in the hockey world having followed both Ashley’s and his brother Warren’s careers.

All of us at the Bison send our sincere condolences to Ashley, Warren, his sister Joanne and all the family and their...
6th of March 2020

All You Need to Know: 06/03 vs Swindon Wildcats

Tonight (Friday), the Trane sponsored Basingstoke Bison welcome to the arena the Swindon Wildcats for the final time in league play this season as the battle for final league positions and Play Off seedings heats up.

Here’s all the information you’ll need to know:

Doors Open: 6:30pm
Face-off: 7:30pm

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

Tickets are available online by clicking here

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

Don't forget, you can now print your tickets off at home in advance or show them on your smartphone to gain entry to the rink.

Tickets are selling fast so it is advisable to book your tickets to guarantee a seat

Bar and Papa John's:
The rink bar will be open all evening long, with Papa John's will once again be producing freshly made pizzas.

You can order in advance before the game so your delicious piping hot pizza is waiting for you in one of the intervals or at the end of the game.

There’s no need to rush to eat before heading to the arena when you can grab a delicious Papa John’s during the game.

Our weekly Twitter competition will once again be up running in conjunction with Papa John’s where fans choose who they think will be the Bison’s first goal scorer and one lucky winner wins a large pizza. Keep your eye on @BisonHockey twitter feed on Saturday morning to enter.

Match-Night Programme:
Tonight’s Stampede match night programme contains all the information hockey fans love to know.

There’s a preview of tonight's opponents and the Player to Watch, courtesy of Graham Merry from the Basingstoke Gazette,

Coach Tait gives his views on last weekend’s games against the Steeldogs and the Chiefs.

Matthew Church and Nigel Simmonds gives us their weekly match reports.

and Anthony Russell is back with what’s been happening around the league in the last 7 days.

As always, The Stampede features your official scoresheet in its centre pages.

Competitions:
The ever popular 50/50 draw will be running tonight, with one lucky winner each week taking home a huge cash prize. Tickets cost just £1 and are available from our roving sellers and at the Merchandise Club table.

Shirt Off the Player’s Back: is just a £1 ticket you could win Adam Harding’s home warm up jersey.

The lucky winner will have the jersey presented by Adam during the end of game presentations on the ice. Tickets will be available from our roving sellers and at the Club merchandise table.

Chuck-a-Puck:, in association with Zizzi’s restaurant is once again back for another season so grab your puck for just £1 head to the players’ benches after the second period and aim for the centre of the rink and you could win a £40.00 food voucher to use at the restaurant!

Chuck-a-Duck in association with Ma Humbugs so grab your ducks for just £1 head to the players benches after the second period and aim for the centre of the rink and win yourself a bag of Ma Humbugs sweets.

Player Signings After the Game:
The players signing autographs and merchandise for fans tonight are:

• Team Captain Elliott Dewey
• Bayley Harewood

so make your way to the bar after the game for your photos and autographs opportunities,

We look forward to seeing you at the game ...