Northampton building-services contractor boosts cricket presence

Damien Wright
Damien Wright takes a wicket at Lords when Northants beat Middlesex in the C&G trophy, sporting the name of sponsor Briggs & Forrester on his match shirt.
Northampton-based contractor Briggs & Forrester has taken its sponsorship of Northamptonshire County Cricket Club a stage further by advertising on the players’ match shirts. For many years, the name of Briggs & Forrester has been displayed around the county ground, and clients have been entertained in the company’s hospitality box. The club celebrates a hundred years of first-class cricket this year.
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