Silentnight’s mascot Hippo was putting Barnoldswick Town FC players through their paces recently, to celebrate the bed brand signing an extended sponsorship deal that will see Silentnight return as sponsor for a twelfth year.
The Barnoldswick-based bed maker and North West Counties League team celebrated the continued partnership with a match at the Silentnight Stadium against AFC Bootle.
The home game saw Silentnight’s mascot, Hippo take to the pitch to warm up with players before kick off.
Ensuring he gets a good night’s sleep for the rest of the season, Man of the match, Jordan Gidley received a Silentnight mattress for his efforts, after the game concluded with 1-0 win for Barnoldswick FC.
Stewart Airdrie, director of football at Barnoldswick Town FC, says: “We are incredibly grateful for the continued support we’ve had from Silentnight over the years, and going into another year of partnership with them is fantastic for the club.”
Nick Booth, marketing director at Silentnight, says: “Barnoldswick Town FC is at the heart of the community here in Barnoldswick and as a local business, we are really proud to be able to offer our support.
“Since 2005 we have seen just how much hard work has gone into growing and developing the club and being named as sponsors for a twelfth year is a real honour for us at Silentnight. We wish the team the very best of luck with this season”.