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It’s been over a year since we announced the sponsorship of the first direct arena, and now we are once again proud to announce that the 13,000 capacity venue has been awarded the prestigious title of new venue of the year at the Stadium Business Awards in London.

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Some of you may have seen that our latest television advert is back on the box.  Whilst it was off air we won a bronze award at the British Arrows Television Advertising Awards held last month, all thanks to a playful platypus named Barry!

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It hardly seems nine months ago that we were rocking out to Bruce Springsteen at the launch night of the first direct arena in Leeds but, believe it or not, the one-year anniversary of our sponsorship is here. Thankfully...

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