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Scott McManus strikes for Halifax to beat Grimsby in FA Trophy final

Wembley Stadium

This was some way for Halifax Town to overcome the crippling disappointment of relegation. Three weeks after dropping out of the National League Premier due to a final-day draw with Macclesfield, Jim Harvey’s team put their frustration to good use by beating Grimsby 1-0 to win the FA Trophy on their first visit to Wembley.




Tesco Bank boss Benny Higgins spent more than £18,000 on taxis

The boss of Tesco Bank spent more than £18,000 on London taxis in just eight months last year, being taken to upmarket restaurants, private members’ clubs and the supermarket’s various head offices despite the tough new approach to costs adopted by the grocer’s chief executive, Dave Lewis.