By Gareth Willsher
Please support those who support us
PRINCIPAL CLUB PARTNER
The University of Northampton has been the club’s proud principal partner since 2013. The University of Northampton is a higher education establishment based in Northampton, which offers students undergraduate and postgraduate courses. It was formed in 1999 by the amalgamation of a number of training colleges and gained full university status as The University of Northampton in 2005. The University of Northampton is now one of just nine UK universities in the top 30 for both student satisfaction and employability alongside the Universities of Bath, Birmingham and Cambridge. Information released showed that 96% of University of Northampton students are in employment or further study within 6 months of completing their course.
OFFICIAL BACK OF SHIRT SPONSOR
Opus Energy is an electricity and gas supplier, based in Northampton. They provide competitive business energy to independent supplier of power. Since its start in 2002, Opus Energy has grown to hire over 600 employees located in offices in Northampton and Oxford. Employee satisfaction is their priority, and is the only company with headquarters in Northampton to rank on The Sunday Times’ UK Best Companies to Work for list in 2015. In July 2015, Opus Energy broke the dominance of the ‘Big Six’ energy suppliers in the business market, positioning the company as the sixth largest supplier in the business market.
OFFICIAL BEER / CIDER PARTNER
Northampton Town’s official beer is Carlsberg, one of the world's most well-known premium beers. Carlsberg beer has been produced since 1847. It was first sold in its current pilsner form in 1904, and is now sold in over 140 markets throughout the world, including at concession stands at the Sixfield’s Stadium. In 1973, Carlsberg Brewery was built in Northampton and now brew over 1 billion pints of beer per year.
OFFICIAL FAMILY AREA AND WASTE MANAGEMENT PARTNER
Mick George Ltd is one of the leading suppliers to the construction industry in East Anglia and the East Midlands, specialising in providing Bulk Excavation & Earthmoving, Aggregate Supply and Waste Management. With quarries, landfill sites and waste transfer stations spread across the region, they are able to offer bespoke commercial solutions for projects of all sizes. Operating with a single tipper truck in 1978, the company’s commercial fleet size has now grown to be in excess of 240 HGV vehicles. Mick George Ltd specialise in Bulk Excavation & Earthmoving Services, a wide range of Skip Hire and Waste Management Services and Aggregate Supply.
OFFICIAL DUG OUT PARTNER AND TICKET SPONSOR
Imperial Car Supermarkets is a reliable and trustworthy used car supermarket and offers a wide selection of quality used cars across the UK at competitive prices. They have six branches across the UK: two in Southampton and one in Portsmouth, Hilsea, Chertsey and a fabulous showroom on Bedford Road, Northampton - all offering affordable used cars whatever your budget. Each car undergoes a series of checks, carried out by fully-qualified RAC engineers, is presented at a high standard both inside and out, and is given a full professional valet.
OFFICIAL ACADEMY PARTNER
Established from a single motor retail dealership in Bristol Street, Birmingham nearly 100 years ago, Bristol Street Motors has grown to become a recognised national brand. Over this time Bristol Street Motors has earned its reputation as trusted dealers of new cars and used cars. They are an accredited Vauxhall dealership, which have a huge selection of the newest models, including the Vauxhall Adam, Corsa, Zafira, Astra, Meriva, plus many more.
OFFICIAL SOUTH STAND AND TRAINING PARTNER
Moulton College provides full and part-time courses to set you on your way to a brighter future. Moulton College is a Centre of excellence for education and training for the natural, built and recreational environment offering education and training opportunities in land based, construction and sports studies. Moulton is widely recognised as one of the top colleges in the country, which is why they have a Beacon of Excellence. They have invested over £45 million in recent years to provide world-class facilities in which you can learn and grow. With leisure, social and sporting facilities to match, everything is in place for you to join and have the time of your life.
OFFICIAL HOTEL PARTNER
Holiday Inn A modern Northampton hotel within easy reach of the town centre, with a smart restaurant and excellent event facilities. Holiday Inn Northampton hotel is less than 10 minutes' drive from central Northampton, and well situated for exploring the surrounding countryside. The M1 is an eight-minute drive away, and it's less than three miles to Northampton railway station
OFFICIAL PLAYER OF THE MONTH SPONSOR
Vindis Audi centre in Northampton have a fantastic range of cars in the showroom as well as do maintenance for Audi’s. The centre has comfortable modern Audi lounges which accompany the range of facilities on site to make sure that purchasing or servicing your Audi is the enjoyable experience it should be.
OFFICIAL COMMUNICATIONS PARTNER
Communications are at the frontline of communications supply and management, and have been trading since 1998. They enable business customers to use mobile communications efficiently with high end IT connectivity and landline solutions - alongside straightforward, bespoke invoicing.
OFFICIAL SIGNAGE PARTNER
T3 Signs help businesses display their brand using custom graphics that can be applied to a wide range of medias and substrates. T3 Signs Northampton offer Exterior Signs, Interior Signs, Vehicle Graphics, Vehicle Wraps, Window Graphics, Exhibition Stands, Health & Safety Signs and lots more.
PLAYERS LOUNGE PARTNER
Family run business passionate that specialises in bringing the best British Pork from regional farms to food companies and retailers. The business was formed in 1983 Moulton Park in 2008 by opening a new low risk unit consisting of butchery, curing, bagging and packing, chilling and freezing facilities.
Today they produce a wide range of pork based products that are sold to food companies and retailers. Where possible they always look to work closely with pig producers, retailers and food service companies in England & Wales to improve the quality and supply of products across the UK. Part of the reason behind the company's latest expansion is because this year they have been successful in obtaining Red Tractor status for their products. The Red Tractor scheme is the public face of food assurance. The scheme verifies that farmers are supplying companies and retailers with products that meet good agricultural standards.
1897 SUITE PARTNER
UK-based chain of casinos located in major towns and cities across the UK, including Northampton. The Grosvenor Casino Northampton is more than just a casino: it's a leisure destination for day-and-night, with a fantastic restaurant and bar. It hosts numerous roulette, blackjack and poker tables, as well as the latest popular slot machines. The casino is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and provide free car parking.
OFFICIAL PROGRAMME PARTNER
Weatherbys, established in 1770, and currently based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire and serves the world of horseracing and thoroughbred breeding. Horses have raced in Britain for hundreds of years, but it was not until the second half of the 18th century that the sport began to be properly organised and regulated. The Jockey Club was founded, rulebooks written and the Classic races first run. In 1770, in the midst of all this activity, James Weatherby (a Northumbrian lawyer) was appointed as Secretary to the Jockey Club, Keeper of the Match Book and Stakeholder, thereby placing him at the very heart of the developing sport. Weatherbys, as a firm, has continued in that role ever since.
OFFICIAL HEALTH CLUB PARTNER
Nuffield Health If you are looking to get (or stay) fit, our Northampton Fitness & Wellbeing Gym has everything you need to achieve your goals. You also benefit from our great facilities in Northampton, including a swimming pool, sauna and steam room.
STANAIR CUP SPONSOR
Established in 1974, Stanair Industrial Door Services Ltd became one of the UK’s first specialist industrial door repair companies offering door repairs, maintenance and service contracts to companies in Northants. With a head office in Kettering in Northants as well as branches in Peterborough, Rugby and Milton Keynes, Stanair Industrial Door Services is well placed to provide a complete emergency door repair service within 24 hours. Stanair Industrial Door Services are specialists in; Dock loading systems, Sliding doors, Roller shutter doors, Flexible doors - PVC strip curtains, Sectional overhead doors, Shutters & security grilles, Sliding trackless gates, Garage doors, Fire resistant doors, Operable wall partitions, Aluminium entrance doors, Security posts, Rapid action doors, Shop front security shutters / grilles, Gates & barriers and Window security
ACS is now the official IT partner for Northampton Town Football Club. We provide the business with full IT support, which includes day to day network monitoring, technical support and ongoing consultancy services. ACS is an award winning IT and workplace solutions company, working in partnership with public and private sector organisations across the UK. ACS have been awarded top-level IT accreditations including Microsoft Gold Partner, HP Gold Preferred Partner and Apple Authorised Reseller status.
JUNIOR COBBLERS MEMBERSHIP PARTNER
A family run business with theme park locations in Warrington, Matlock Bath and Milton Keynes - with lots of rides and attractions under cover even the weather can't spoil your day out. Unlike most other theme parks in the UK, Gullivers caters especially for younger children. This means that if you are looking for great days out for toddlers and youngsters, then this is the park for you. The theme park is designed for families with children aged between 2 to 13.
MATCHDAY EXPERIENCE PARTNER
Nandos are supporting the club's matchday experiences for young supporters such as the Guard of Honour and centre circle parade with this partnership, helping to create matchday memories that will last a lifetime for youngsters.
OFFICIAL PITCHSIDE CREW PARTNER