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New Sponsor for Thirsk Cricket Club...

9th July, 2022.

A local gritter manufacturer has added its name to Thirsk Cricket Club’s 2022 season’s sponsor list.

Econ Engineering, which has recently completed the construction on a £7m engineering facility in Sowerby, is now backing the cricket club whose home is behind the town’s famous racecourse.

Econ, which is best known for its gritters and has an 85 per cent share of the UK winter roads maintenance vehicle market, moved into its latest North Yorkshire facility as this year's cricket season was getting underway.

The company is now looking to forge closer links with the local community and chose the cricket club as a new batting partner – in support of both its boys’ and girls’ teams........

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