Dorset based Barker, the largest domestic laundry in the UK and a leading specialists Dry Cleaner, is showing its continued commitment to Bournemouth Rugby Club and has renewed its sponsorship of the club for the 10th consecutive year.
MD Matthew Barker advised, “We are delighted to continue our very successful partnership with Bournemouth Rugby Club. They are a thriving club working at the heart of the local communities which it serves. At Barker we share our company values of ‘integrity and respect for one another’ with Bournemouth Rugby – a game that brings people together from all walks of life.
“Bournemouth Rugby Club has some brilliant community initiatives ongoing and is doing a fantastic job, in particular, in reaching out to schools and communities where rugby might otherwise be missed. The 2019 Rugby World Cup has shown just how important grass roots rugby is and we are thrilled to continue our support for this ambitious club and look forward to an eventful season ahead.”
Phil Sinkinson, Chairman of Bournemouth Rugby commented, “We are incredibly proud to count Barker as one of our lead sponsors. They have been pivotal in the Club’s journey to date and we embrace their commitment to us.”
Barker is a high-quality fabric care and manufacturing business specialising in the improvement of established markets, from laundry to shirt making. Fully traceable, ethically grown and woven cotton of the highest quality is used to manufacture its bed linen range whilst also being the global leader in the supply of starched dress wear to the legal profession and the film, TV and theatre industries. Their work can be seen in Downton Abbey, Peaky Blinders and Mr Selfridge, to name just a few. Barker are now the largest domestic laundry in the UK and a leading specialists Dry Cleaner, with a heritage dating back to 1861.