Video: EMG Solicitors visit Bowes Football Club
EMG Solicitors visit Bowes Football Club.
And when Covid-19 restrictions eased, Claire and Gemma from EMG visited the club to see the improvements.
Where once the club changing rooms were in a state of disrepair, they are now sparkling, with new showers. Rotten floor joists have been replaced and the building has been secured with roller shutters.
EMG Solicitors visit Bowes
The current committee took over three years ago and have gradually been fundraising to make the facilities useable and smart once more. Volunteers have cleared the nettles around the pitch and planted them with flowers and shrubs.
Geoff Thwaites showed Claire and Gemma around, and explained what a difference the grant has made.
Geoff said: “It’s made a massive difference. We want the club to be a hub for the community and now it is cared for and well maintained. It had become very neglected when we took it over.”
Claire from EMG solicitors: “This application jumped off the page for us because we could see it would be good for so many people. It’s really inspiring to hear Geoff’s plans for the club and how passionate he is about making it successful.”
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