Burnley Amateur Boxing Club receives a welcome boost

Pictured with the Bank Hall Councillors is club leader and head coach Graham Bennett and some of the club's young members
Pictured with the Bank Hall Councillors is club leader and head coach Graham Bennett and some of the club's young members

BURNLEY Amateur Boxing Club have received welcome funding from the Ward Opportunity Fund.

And the club would like to say a big thank you to Richard Aslin, Low Bank Hall Residents Group, Bank Hall Councillors John Fifield, Gary Frayling, and Julie Cooper for granting the club £750.

Head coach Graham Bennett - father of professional boxers Lee and Wayne - said: “The money is greatly appreciated and will be used to provide much needed club wear for the up and coming boxers.”

Anyone interested in training at the club can contact Graham on 07593332577.