United friendly to celebrate Barlick Town partnership

Barnoldswick Town FC in action. (S)
Barnoldswick Town FC in action. (S)

Silentnight has announced that their sponsorship of Barnoldswick Town FC will be extended again for the coming season making it their tenth year in partnership.

The Barnoldswick-based bed manufacturer and North West Counties League team will be celebrate a decade of matches at the Silentnight Stadium with a special pre-season friendly tonight against FC United of Manchester.

Special guests in the form of Hippo and Duck will be down at the ground as Silentnight’s mascots take part in a penalty shoot-out against Barnoldswick Town FC’s junior team.

A raffle, man of the match award, and the handing out of commemorative pennants will also take place to mark the unveiling of a rebranded stadium and the 10 year anniversary.

Alyson Hames, Barnoldswick Town FC’s Commercial Manager, said: “Silentnight has been so supportive of the club for such a long period of time now, we’re extremely lucky to have been able to partner with them year on year.

“The Silentnight Stadium is a place known to many people in the town and with the new branding it’s looking better than ever.”

Nick Booth, Marketing Director at Silentnight, said: “It’s been a pleasure to be able to take a leading role in supporting Barnoldswick Town FC, and to know we are helping a local club for the tenth year running.

“We wish the team the very best of luck with this season and hope to continue the partnership for years to come.”

Tickets for the pre-season friendly can be purchased on the door at the Silentnight Stadium, Barnoldswick.