Bradford Bulldogs are an Englishice hockey team that play in the North Division of the English National Ice Hockey League. They play their home games at the Bradford Ice Arena, Bradford, West Yorkshire. They were formed in 1978. The team, unlike most British sides contains an entirely British roster, many who were born and taught to play ice hockey in Bradford. The team also features a productive youth system which begins at under-12 level. The team also provides a recreational ice hockey team, known as the Bradford Cannibals. Numerous past and present Bulldogs players have had ice time with the cannibals. After a fairly unsuccessful season in 2007/08, the Bulldogs will compete in the Northern 2 division, along with local rivals Manchester and Lancashire also in this league are: Flintshire, Solihull, Telford and Grimsby.