Saturday, 10 October 2009

Statement regarding the Leeds Rhinos’ historic third consecutive grand final victory

The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Judith Elliott said:
"Congratulations to the Leeds Rhinos on winning their third consecutive Grand Final - the first time that this has been achieved in the history of Super League.

"The Rhinos are a fantastic success story for Leeds, and as a city we are immensely proud of them. They help to boost our city's profile nationally and internationally, and they also act as perfect role models for young people in the city.

"A huge 'well done' to everyone at the club for achieving this historic result, and here's to more success in the future."


ENDS

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