Harrogate District Chamber of Commerce News

HARROGATE TOWN RECOGNISED FOR ARMED FORCES SUPPORT

9 Oct 2017 by Mike Partridge

Harrogate Town Football Club has been honoured by the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme. The club’s Commercial Director, Ged Maloney received the award from Barry Dodd CBE, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire at a ceremony at the Cutlers’ Hall, Sheffield.

The scheme encourages employers to support the defence and military community, including veterans, by implementing the wider principles of the Armed Forces Covenant.

Harrogate Town M.D. Garry Plant commented, “Receiving the ERS Silver Award is a real privilege and drives us on to continue working hard for servicemen and women, veterans and their families in our area.”