Lord Lipsey is the new chairperson of Greyhound Racing
Both of the organizations will fund 2.5 million pounds for prize money and will make many donations.
D. Lipsey served as Chair of the Board from 2004 until 2008. As he returns as chairperson, the race will begin in 2024.
5 years ago Lipsey came to an agreement with T. Crouch, ex-minister of sports. According to the deal he gave 2m pounds to increase sports funding and invest in levy schemes.
“As someone who loves and supports ‘greyhound racing’, I will take the part-time professional role for this sport. It is still a very famous British tradition and attracts millions. I cannot wait to offer stakeholders a quality product.”
commented Lord Lipsey.
In the words of Entain’s Richard Lang, Lord Lipsey has so much experience which will be crucial and that they cannot wait to team up with him and make sure that the future of this sport is promising.