R Clarke & Sons News

Premiership 7s at the DMP Arena

We are proud to have catered for the Premiership Rugby 7s at the Darlington Mowden Park Arena.

We provided buffets for the executive boxes, referee and press sandwiches.

Also post match buffet for the Newcastle Falcons, Sale sharks,

England Counties Rugby Game at the DMP Northern Echo Arena

We are proud to have catered for the England v Ireland Counties Rugby game at the Northern Echo Arena.

We Provided low fat sandwiches for the England Team and high protein sandwiches for the Irish Team players.

We also catered for the corporate boxes, providing our speciality pre-match homemade curry for the spectators and offering pies, sandwiches and refreshments at half time.

This event proved to be a huge success.

The final result was England Counties XV  22 Ireland Club XV 23.

Family scores with sandwiches

photo2Earning a crust: A former butcher’s shop is now a sandwich shop run by Heidi McCullagh.

One of the best known football families in the Tees Valley is attracting national fame for its sandwiches.

The daughter of the late Middlesbrough FC chairman Mike McCullagh, the man who hired Malcom Allison as manager, is maintaining the sporting connection by supplying sandwiches to The Nothern Echo Arena in Darlington, the home of the Mowden Rugby Club.

Heidi McCullagh’s base is an old butcher’s shop in Hope Street, Haverton Hill, near Billingham.

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Teesside butchers’ winter warmers going down a storm

Heidi Mccullagh and Beverley Hartas of R Clarke And SonsIT’S not what you’d expect to find in a shop that primarily sells meat. But this shop in the Haverton Hill area of Teesside has found a novel way of providing an even better service to its customers – selling winter woolies.

And manager of R Clarke and Sons, The Old Butchers’ Sandwich Shop, 29-year-old Heidi McCullagh, says the alternative merchandise has gone down a storm.

She said: “We’re a little bit out in the middle of nowhere really, there’s not much around us. We get a lot of workmen and office workers in so I just thought it would be a good idea to give them the option.

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