Tetley’s become supporter of Parliamentary Rugby League Group
Tetley’s has become a supporter the Parliamentary Rugby League Group. The announcement was made this evening (January 28th) in Westminster during the Group’s first meeting of 2014.
Tetley’s becomes one of the group’s main supporters alongside the RFL, William Hill and The Shield Group. Tetley’s, which is a part of Carlsberg UK, has a long association with rugby league in the UK and is currently the sponsor of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup.
Tetley’s will work will work with the Group to help support the promotion of rugby league within Parliament and will have a particular focus on promoting the Tetley’s Challenge Cup to Parliamentarians.
“Speaking after the meeting, Group Chairman Leeds North West MP Greg Mulholland said “we are very pleased to welcome Tetley’s as a supporter of the Parliamentary Rugby League Group, particularly as the title sponsor for the Tetley’s Challenge Cup. The tournament always causes a stir amongst our Members and across Parliament and we look forward to working with Tetley’s to promote the tournament in Parliament as much as possible.”
Carlberg UK Director of Corporate Affairs Bruce Ray added “The Tetley’s brand has a long and proud association with rugby league in this country and we look forward to discussing the value and importance of the tournament with Parliamentarians and to promote greater awareness of our continuing commitment to the Tetley’s Challenge Cup.”