Gough & Kelly become customer and matchday experience partner

Published: 2 April, 2021 - 11:07 am

Leading security firm, Gough & Kelly, has signed a new deal to become the customer and matchday experience partner for York City Knights RLFC.

Based in Leeds, Gough & Kelly is one of the largest, independent and privately-owned companies, specialising in security solutions in Yorkshire. The award-winning company currently provides a wide range of electronic & physical security services across a number of sectors including CCTV, Intruder Alarms, Access Control Systems to Manned Guarding, Events Security and Keyholding Services.

Ian Crawford, Group Operations Director at Gough & Kelly, said: “As York’s largest security company and after being awarded the matchday experience contract for York City Knights, we felt the time was right to grow our relationship with the Knights. To become key partners with this great club is something we are all excited about at Gough & Kelly. We will be working hard during the forthcoming season to get fans back into the stadium safely and enhance the fans’ experience when visiting the LNER Community Stadium. I want to personally thank York City Knights for making Gough & Kelly part of its family.”

Of the partnership, the Knights’ Director of Partnerships, Hospitality and Stadium Development Adrian Hunter said: “Throughout our conversations with Ian, it was very apparent that Gough and Kelly had a real desire to be part of the Knights’ development and future ambitions. We are delighted to welcome them to the Knights family.

“We very much see Gough and Kelly as an integral partner in the delivery of a highly successful matchday for the Knights as we strive to make our experience truly memorable at the new LNER Community Stadium”

For more information about Gough & Kelly, visit the company website (www.gough-kelly.co.uk).

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