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Walsall FC Announce Stand Sponsorship by HomeServe

Walsall, Friday 7 February 2014 4.30pm

WALSALL, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 02/07/14 -- Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release.

HomeServe, one of the UK's leading the UK's leading Home Assistance providers and Walsall's largest private employer, has agreed a deal with Walsall FC to become the sponsor of the Main Stand at the Bank's Stadium.

Initial signage on the new HomeServe Stand was erected today (7/2/14), and the deal is set to run until the end of the 2016/17 season.

Martin Bennett, CEO of HomeServe, said: "We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Walsall FC. Our business celebrates its 20th anniversary later this year and our home base of Walsall has played a crucial role in our success.

"As the largest private employer in Walsall, it's great to be able to give something back to the community that has been such a key part of our story, and I feel sure that this is just the start of a long and successful partnership with Walsall FC.

"I know that many of my colleagues here at HomeServe are Saddlers' supporters, and will be as excited as I am about the future of our partnership with the club."

Walsall Chief Executive Stefan Gamble said: "I'm really pleased to have HomeServe on board once again, this time as Main Stand sponsors here at the Banks's Stadium."

"To be linked with such a prestigious company as HomeServe is fantastic for the Club and hopefully the start of a long and productive partnership for us both."

About HomeServe

With over 2,700 directly employed and sub-contracted engineers, HomeServe is a national emergency home repair service backed by a 24 hour claims handling and repair network.

HomeServe's tradesmen service provides households with access vetted tradesmen who are qualified to carry out hundreds of different jobs around the home.

HomeServe also offers insurance cover for plumbing, drains, electrical wiring and gas central heating.

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