New partnership with Leeds Bradford Airport Date: 17/07/2015

Huddersfield Town is proud to announce a brand new partnership that will see Leeds Bradford® become the Club’s official airport.

The deal will see the airport offer Huddersfield Town fans regular competitions, chances to win flights and special offers.

Leeds Bradford® Airport is focused on providing a fantastic experience for passengers. An £11 million investment in passenger facilities was completed in 2012 and last year the Travel Weekly Globe Awards crowned Leeds Bradford® Airport ‘Best UK Airport’.

Situated just 20 miles from the club, Leeds Bradford® Airport is perfectly positioned for supporters jetting off on holiday or flying worldwide on business.

They can choose to relax pre-flight in the all-inclusive luxury of the Yorkshire Premier Lounge, with its well-stocked complimentary bar, hot and cold snacks, and freshly brewed tea and coffee.

The all-new CARGO store has plenty of last minute travel essentials to choose from, including snacks, drinks, books and a children’s corner.

The airport also offers a range of parking options in its official secure on-site car parks and unlimited superfast free Wi-Fi throughout the terminal building.

David Gornall, the airport’s commercial director, said:

“Leeds Bradford Airport is a successful regional airport and I am delighted to announce that we are working in partnership with Huddersfield Town.

“There are numerous reasons why we think Huddersfield Town supporters will like Leeds Bradford Airport, including our all-inclusive luxury Yorkshire Premier Lounge, and our new CARGO store brimming with travel essentials, kids’ stuff and grab-and-go snacks to take onto the plane.

“We also provide totally free unlimited superfast Wi-Fi throughout the terminal, which means that fans can save their data by using ours to stream music, browse online or catch up on social media.”

Huddersfield Town, Commercial Manager – Partnerships, John Williams commented:

“The Club is delighted to have signed a new Partnership agreement with Leeds Bradford Airport. On a recent tour it’s clear to see the airport is ever changing with major state of the art development work to the terminals coupled with more flights to the US from Leeds Bradford Airport.

“The management team in place is fully committed to a long term partnership which will also see some tangible benefits to Town supporters at the same time achieving growth in passenger numbers.”

Leeds Bradford® Airport welcomes over 3.3 million passengers annually, offering direct flights to 67 destinations worldwide and hundreds more through the major hubs of London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol and Dublin.

Airlines operating flights from Leeds Bradford® Airport include British Airways, KLM, Aer Lingus, Monarch, Ryanair, easyJet, Jet2, Eastern Airways, Thomson and Flybe.

For more information about the airport, destinations and flights, visit www.leedsbradfordairport.co.uk.

Leeds Bradford® Airport, Leeds LS19 7TU
Tel: 0871 288 2288