November 16, 2010 3.36 pm This story is over 137 months old

Lincoln company to serve Royal Wedding

Memorabilia: A Lincoln company will create items to commemorate the upcoming wedding of Price William and Kate Middleton.

Lincoln company Running Imp are looking to create the official memorabilia for Prince William and Kate Middleton’s Royal Wedding next year.

Running Imp is one of the UK’s best known medal and trophy creators, serving events such as the London Marathon and Great Fun Run.

They are looking to create items such as commemorative mugs, coasters and coinage featuring the couple’s faces.

Speaking to William Wright on BBC Lincolnshire, company director Chris Ilsley said he would be delighted to create memorabilia for the wedding, announced on November 15.

“This has taken us quite by surprise so we will be contacting our suppliers and trying to get things into place in the next 48 hours.

“It’s such a major happening we obviously would like to be a part of things like that.”

— Listen to the interview clip, courtesy of William Wright.