Mitch Stevenson OBE DL Hon MA tells Nottingham
Rugby TV that he is relishing the role as boss for the
PRESS TO PLAY
A batch of ambitious students from Nottingham's two
universities going head-to-head to impress Sport England board
member and local businessman by packing Meadow Lane Stadium.
The task: sell as many tickets as possible for Nottingham
Rugby's RFU Championship clash against Plymouth on Sunday, March
The fury firing finger of Alan Sugar might not be looming over
participants, but sparks are sure to fly between Nottingham Trent
University and the University of Nottingham with the challenge
absorbed into their yearly Varsity Series.
Stevenson said: "If they approach it in a professional way,
enjoy themselves and go out and do what I've challenged them to do,
then everyone benefits - the students will have a great experience
and the rugby club will benefit from funding and spectators that
they will bring to the game.