A north east civil engineering firm has been announced as title sponsor of an international sporting event.
The Owen Pugh Group, which has a base in Cramlington, has signed up as sponsor of the Burgham International Horse Trials which is due to take place between July 25 and 27, after sponsoring the spring events which attracted around 550 entries held earlier this year.
The firm is also helped to prepare the course by providing plant, labour and materials to enhance the course.
John Dickson, chairman of the Owen Pugh Group, said: “The Owen Pugh Group is delighted to be title sponsor of the Burgham International Horse Trials as it cements its position as one of the most significant equestrian events.”
“We were also pleased to provide the plant, labour and materials to help prepare the course for what is set to be a real spectacle that I hope the North East community will get behind and come out in droves to support and enjoy.”
Visit www.burghamhorsetrials.co.uk for details.