September 10, 2007 Europe
Celebrating a new season and a new sponsor in local company Air Products, South Cheshire Premier Netball League will be hosting an official launch event on Wednesday, 12th September at 7pm.
The Mayor of Crewe and Nantwich Borough Council, Cllr Maurice Jones, Local Councillor Bill McGinnis and representative’s from the Council’s Leisure Services, Andrew Chandler and Keith Pickton will all attend the event. An exhibition will form the highlight of the evening with England Netball representatives and team captains from previous netball leagues cheering from the sidelines. Air Products representatives will also show their support from the sidelines.
League co-ordinator and Duty Manager, Andrew Chandler commented, “We are looking forward to the new season ahead. It looks to be a promising league and we’re really pleased that a local company such as Air Products is providing valuable support.”
Air Products, Crewe representative, Bruce Alexander, comments,
“Air Products consider Health, Fitness and Wellness as a key aspect to the Air Products organisation. Netball is a great sport for promoting character building as well as physical well-being and fitness. We’re really proud to be involved in the league and wish the team the best of luck for the season ahead.”
More league matches are scheduled to play later this month, to find out more visits http://www.cheshirenetball.co.uk.
About South Cheshire Premier Netball League
Coppenhall Leisure Centre forms part of the Crewe & Nantwich Borough Council managed leisure service. Established in 1978, the centre has a longstanding reputation for providing a high quality leisure service to the Borough including its very popular sports leagues. Crewe & Nantwich Borough Council Leisure Facilities attract in excess of 900,000 visitors per year and have all achieved the nationally recognised Quest accreditation for leisure facility management. The new South Cheshire Premier Netball League and team demonstrates not only the high level sports being played at the centre, but also takes the facility one step closer to becoming a centre of excellence for team sports such as netball. For more information visit www.crewe-nantwich.gov.uk.
About Air Products
Air Products (NYSE:APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services. Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. The company is recognized for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment and is listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability and FTSE4Good Indices. The company has annual revenues of $9 billion, operations in over 40 countries, and over 20,000 employees around the globe. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.
Air Products in Crewe
Air Products employs over 400 people at its UK Head Office in Crewe. From these offices our Commercial Technology Group is responsible for reviewing customer processes to identify and develop equipment to provide operational, productivity or environmental benefits.
In addition thousands of patients across the UK benefit from the oxygen therapy products. Likewise we manage the customers taking gases for everything from balloon shops to major manufacturers requiring gases which are essential to their processes.
Crewe & Nantwich Borough Council Contact:
Marketing & Education Assistant
Tel: +44 (0) 1270 537839