The club is currently looking at options for a new stadium at the Recreation Ground, a project it calls ‘a multi-purpose recreational and cultural facility’ that would be ‘for the benefit of the local community’.
PPS have been briefed to handle all the community engagement, stakeholder and media relations around the proposals.
Nick Blofeld, chief executive, Bath Rugby Club said: ‘We have a vision to create a very memorable and exciting place to experience and enjoy rugby.’
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Founded in 1865, Bath Rugby Club is one of the oldest and most successful rugby clubs in the world.