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Wakefield Council Announces £12M Belle Vue Redevelopment Plan

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 09 / 21 / 17

A £12M ($16.2M) plan to redevelop Super League side Wakefield Trinity's Belle Vue stadium has been announced "in a move that will keep the club in the city," according to the BBC. Wakefield Council "put forward a proposal to build a 10,000-seat community stadium on the site" by '20. The plans ...

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