Rowley Turton sponsors Leicestershire County Cricket Club
15th April 2019
Leicestershire based Chartered Financial Planners, Rowley Turton have joined Leicestershire County Cricket Club’s 1879 Club.
The 1879 Club provides Rowley Turton with advertising at Leicestershire CCC’s Fischer County Ground for Vitality Blast fixtures, Specsavers County Championship games and Royal London One-Day Cup matches, and the chance to attend exclusive networking events.
Amazingly, Rowley Turton actually share their birthplace with the Leicestershire CCC. According to E.E.Snow’s ‘A history of Leicestershire Cricket’ the Leicestershire CCC were born following an “ambitious meeting” on 25th March 1879 at 20 Friar Lane, Leicester. At the same address some 117 years later, in 1996, after an equally ambitious meeting, Rowley Turton were founded.
Tracey Branson, Corporate Partnerships Manager for Leicestershire County Cricket Club said: “We are extremely happy to have Rowley Turton on board here at the Fischer County Ground as a new member of the 1879 Club. They are a well-known and highly respected company within Leicester and will be a welcomed addition to our business club.
We look to build strong relationships within the local community, and with Rowley Turton we believe we have embarked upon a great partnership. We look forward to working with them on over the course of the 2019 season.”
Scott Gallacher, director at Rowley Turton, said: “As a Leicestershire business, the 1879 Club offers us an excellent opportunity to strengthen our relationship with our existing clients, fellow professionals and our local community.”