Saturday, 6 October 2012

Statement regarding the Leeds Rhinos' Grand Final win

Statement regarding the Leeds Rhinos' Super League Grand Final win

Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Ann Castle, said:

"Congratulations to the Leeds Rhinos on winning the Grand Final – it was a great match and it is magnificent achievement to retain the title and to have now won five Grand Finals in six years.

"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 great role models for young people in the city.

"I would like to wish the whole team a big ‘well done’ and may their wonderful success continue for next season."

ENDS


Catherine Milburn
Communications officer
Communications team
Leeds City Council
Tel: 0113 247 4450
www.leeds.gov.uk