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Magnificent seven for property team

The Midlands Rugby Property Team continued its winning streak as it claimed victory for the seventh consecutive year at the annual Tri-regions rugby union tournament, held at Moseley Rugby Club in Birmingham.

The event was organised by Jon Robinson Barberry Developments, Adam McGuiness MWRE and Rob Watts of Bilfinger GVA.

Leading property developers Stoford and Barberry Developments were the main sponsors of the Midlands team which featured Stoford’s joint managing director, Dan Gallagher, who reprised his role as hooker and Jon Robinson, Director of Barberry Developments as 2nd Row during the matches against the North West and Yorkshire. 

Rob Watts, Bilfinger GVA captained the winning team, and Tom Arnold from GAEV was named Man of the Tournament.

Jon Robinson, Barberry and chairman of Midlands Property Team said “This is our 8th year since Midlands Property RFC has been created, this year proved to be an excellent tournament with some competitive rugby being played. Credit goes to all North West, Yorkshire and Midlands Property teams. Our thanks also go to our main sponsor Stoford, and other sponsors Barberry, MWRE, JLL, Savills, Bilfinger GVA, Industrial Agents Society, Cormack, Fine & Country, Zero Trace and GR8.” 

Dan Gallagher, Stoford and main sponsor said: “The Tri-regions rugby tournament has quickly become one of the most well attended sporting events in the property calendar. As always the Midlands team played exceptionally well and we’re overjoyed to be have won for the seventh time on the trot”.

Charity monies raised will be given to chosen charities, Cure Leukaemia and Bowel Cancer Research.