Gainsborough Trinity Football Club has signed up regional house builder Beal Homes as a new primary sponsor.
The sponsorship deal, worth a four figure sum this season, will help the National league North club to install a new irrigation system and to keep the ground up to date and in good condition, according to club chairman Richard Kane.
Beal Homes has a history of supporting community sport and is also the main sponsor of Hull RUFC.
Beal MD Richard Beal said: “We welcome this opportunity to become more involved in the local community.
“Gainsborough Trinity is a great ambassador for the town and we are pleased to be able to help further the club’s ambitions.”
Trinity’s Richard Kane added the club’s gratitude: “The club is keen to secure additional sponsors and is delighted to have recruited Beal Homes, which is well established name in Gainsborough and the additional revenue will assist in keeping the Club financially stable.”
The connection between Beal Homes and Gainsborough Trinity came as good news to one of Beal’s site managers Steve Murphy, a lifelong supporter of the club.
Beal Homes is building homes at The Swale on Corringham Road in Gainsborough and has plans to extend the development significantly subject to planning. Of an initial 36 homes Beal Homes is building at The Swale, 26 are already sold and the first homebuyers started to move in this February.
The firm has applied to the local authority for approval for more homes on land at the rear of the current development.