1880 - 1918
1920s - 1940s
1950s - 1970s
1980 - 1998
1998 - 2008
A change of ground, name and game. These chapters take us from the club's birth through its rise to the heights of English football and the horrors of the First World War.
The Glory Fades, 1920s-1940s
This section takes us from the end of the First World War through gradual decline into the lower tiers of English football.
Rock Bottom, 1950s-1970s
While there were undoubtedly exciting moments for the club during the post war-period, overall it is a tale of frustration and disappointment in the lower half of the Football League.
Triumph and Tragedy, 1980-1998
Increasing success on the field including promotions and a Wembley appearance. However, the horrific events of May 11th 1985 cast a shadow across the community and around the world.
Premiership and Beyond, 1998-2008
Two seasons in the top flight followed by a rapid fall through the leagues. A year after the Centenary celebrations of 2003, bankruptcy threatened the very existence of the Bantams.