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Durham General Branch - Supporting Grass Roots Sport in the Community

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24 Oct 2019
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Crook Town is one of a trio of football teams to agree sponsorship deals with the GMB Northern Region's Durham General Branch. The branch represents in the region of 2,500 members across Durham in all types of workplaces, but predominantly public-sector.  These sponsorship deals really show how GMB supports local communities and grass roots sports.

As well as the Crook Town sponsorship, the branch have also agreed deals with Easington Colliery Under-13 girls team and finally with the Coxhoe Under 11 boys team.

Su Sowerby-Scott, Branch Secretary for the Durham General Branch said: "We are very proud to be given the opportunity to be one of the sponsrs of Crook Town with it's great record in local football.  We also want to help junior football because it keeps young people physically active as well as encouraging teamwork."

 
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