November 26, 2021

New sponsors announced for Chirk AAA Football Club

Sister brands Richard Burbidge and Atkinson & Kirby, based in Chirk, have been announced as main partners for Chirk AAA FC.

Hardwood flooring brand, Atkinson & Kirby and sister brand, Richard Burbidge, the UK’s leading supplier of stairparts, decorative mouldings and decking accessories have been announced as sponsors for Chirk AAA FC.

Both Richard Burbidge & Chirk AAA FC have long, illustrious histories in the area, with Richard Burbidge established in 1867 and Chirk FC being formed several years later in 1876. Atkinson & Kirby also has a long-standing history having been formed in 1903.

The sponsorship will help support the day to day running of the club and upkeep of facilities. With the brands keen to support the community of Chirk, the partnership will also help to encourage children to participate in team sports right up to the adult teams.

Josh Burbidge, Managing Director of Richard Burbidge and Atkinson & Kirby, comments: “We’re really proud to support Chirk AAA FC. The club is a huge part of the local community and we wish them every success. We’re looking forward to further enhancing our relationship and plans for a range community projects.”

Colin Heyward, Chairman of Chirk AAA Football Club, comments: “It’s great to have the support of such large local businesses and it really goes a long way to help support the running of the club. We are looking forward to a long and successful partnership that will enable us to continue to run training sessions, matches and social events.”

For information about Richard Burbidge, please visit: https://richardburbidge.com

For information about Atkinson & Kirby, please visit: https://akirby.co.uk