WARRINGTON Wolves chairman Steven Broomhead has secured a new job at Liverpool Hope University.

Mr Broomhead, a former chief executive at the Northwest Deveopment Agency in Warrington, stepped down from that post in October and will now take up a role as professor of entrepreneurial education.

He said: “I am looking forward with great enthusiasm to this new direction in my career. “I welcome the opportunity to work with a very distinctive and very successful university that is in many ways unique.”