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Monday 23 July 2018
by Jackie Emson

World Cup Fever

Thursday 12 July saw the launch of Warrington’s bid to host the 2021 Rugby World Cup at a Business event led by Warrington & Co and supported by Warrington Business Exchange at the Halliwell Jones Stadium ahead of the Wolves vs Catalan Dragon’s match. 82 guests attended to hear details of Warrington’s bid and pledge their support and most were members of Warrington Business Exchange.

The event was sponsored by Business Exchange members, Cheshire Telecom. Businesses got to see the Rugby League World Cup brought over by John Dutton Chief Executive of World Cup 2021 who also spoke about Warrington’s bid. And that wasn’t all guests also got a chance to go on the pitch, pre match wearing Cheshire Telecom sponsored T Shirts supporting Warrington’s bid and were filmed by Sky as part of their pre match coverage. Here are some images of the night