CORBY, ENGLAND - APRIL 24: People walk pass a Halifax bank in Northamptonshire, the youth unemployment capital of Britain, on April 24, 2013 in Corby, England. A recent study pin pointed Corby as Britain's youth unemployment capital. The study by education specialists Ambitious Minds found that youth unemployment was 11% rising from 4% in 2007. Corby in Northamptonshire was built around its steel industry in the 1930's. The steel works closed in 1980 with the loss of 10,000 jobs.
Since Nathan came in at 16, everywhere we played on the road, and even at home because he’s a Halifax kid, there’s excitement ... They know what it is and they’re just focused on playing their best. If you want to sell yourself, just be the best on the ice. If you’re helping the team, be the best on the ice.
Halifax's last transit bus order in 2011 was from another manufacturer and we are thrilled to have won back their confidence and their business
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