10 October, 2011
Forbes Solicitors is delighted to have been shortlisted for an award at the prestigious North West Football Awards, which recognise the region's footballing excellence, both on and off the pitch.
The firm has been shortlisted in the Corporate Social Responsibility Programme of the Year category along with Manchester City, The Co-operative, The Football League Trust and The Football Pools.
Forbes is actively involved in sponsoring and supporting football and sporting projects in the whole of Lancashire that help enhance communities in which the firm has offices. These include the Central Lancs Junior Football League, The Mid Lancs Colts Junior Football League, Preston United, the Blackburn with Darwen Pre Season Football Festival and the East Lancashire Football Alliance.
Forbes' Managing Partner John Barker comments, "The firm invests significant amounts of time in supporting local grassroots football and community sporting projects and so we are thrilled to have been recognised at the North West Football Awards along with national organisations and a Premiership Club."