Chatteris Town's ground improvements helped by £15,000 Mick George grant

PUBLISHED: 08:43 03 November 2017 | UPDATED: 17:24 06 November 2017

Chatteris Town's stand will now be known as the Mick George stand after the company helped the club with improvements to its West Street ground recently. Photo: Chatteris Town FC

Chatteris Town's stand will now be known as the Mick George stand after the company helped the club with improvements to its West Street ground recently. Photo: Chatteris Town FC

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Chatteris Town's rise in local football took another big step forward recently thanks to Mick George.

Mick George also installed fire alarms and new furnishings at Chatteris Town's clubhouse.Mick George also installed fire alarms and new furnishings at Chatteris Town's clubhouse.

Over the last few years the Lilies have been looking to match their achievements on the pitch by upgrading their West Street base - and Mick George lent a hand recently with a £15,842 grant.

That hefty sum has been spent on relaying the ground’s driveway and installing new furnishings and fire alarms in its clubhouse.

Lester Kent, director at Chatteris Town, said: “The transformation has been incredible. No longer are first impressions of a depressing nature, they’re now much more positive.

“The local community now has a clean, bright and appealing location that can be used as a social facility.

“We’re now even hosting pilates classes, company meetings and parties. On behalf of all connected with the club, we’d like to thank Mick George for their generosity.”

Chatteris have expressed their gratitude by renaming the club’s seated stand after the company.

Jon Stump, finance director at Mick George said: “Given that we specialise in the groundworks and aggregates field, we were more than happy to assist.”

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