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Veezu becomes official ride partner for Dragons RFC and Newport County AFC

26 February 2024

Veezu, the UK's fastest-growing private hire private hire technology platform, is the official ride partner for Dragons RFC and Newport County AFC.

Dragons RFC, based in Newport, is one of the four professional rugby union teams in Wales and shares a home at the Rodney Parade Stadium with Newport County AFC the professional League Two football club.

With the introduction of the Veezu brand in the region last month the company is looking to strengthen its connections in South Wales with sporting partnerships that matter to the local communities where it operates.

As official ride partner, Veezu will be offering reliable, safe and convenient travel to and from Rodney Parade stadium for fans on match days.

Jack Price, Regional Operations Director at Veezu, said: “We are delighted to partner with Dragons RFC and Newport County, helping shape a great matchday experience for fans. With local community at the heart of Veezu, it’s great to be able to continue to support local clubs year-on-year, and invest in our community.”

David Watts, Commercial Executive at Dragons RFC, said: “This new partnership will be of real benefit to visitors to Rodney Parade, whether on a match day or in the working week.

“A big area of focus for Dragons this season is our environmental impact, so it’s fantastic to join forces with Veezu who align closely with our values and have a real focus on sustainable growth.

“We’re excited to continue to grow and develop our partnership with Veezu in the coming years, and our supporters should look out for future updates on the partnership and further benefits for them.”

Louis Cartwright-Walls, Media Manager at Newport County, said: “Partnering with Veezu will bring great benefits to our dedicated fans at Newport County AFC by ensuring safe and reliable transport for all.

“Being a local team, community is very important to us so it’s a joy to see Veezu sharing those values and connecting with the community through their ongoing support. We are very much looking forward to what this partnership has in store, and how we can work together to give back to fans and create unforgettable experiences.”

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