On the front cover:
Joe Lydon – playing for Wigan versus the 1986 Kangaroo touring team.
Our tribute to Colin Hutton, a great figure in the history of
Leigh’s heroes set in stone, featuring John Woods.
Swinton and the Lancashire Cup – Bob Fleet, Peter Kenny and Ken Gowers.
Remember the Mackeson Golden Ball with Warrington’s
Salford’s Oldham connections in the late ’60s via coach
Blackpool Borough’s biggest day.
Castleford win the 1977 John Player Trophy Final.
Hull F.C. players signed by Leeds – heading west down the M62.
The day Jim Sullivan set St.Helens on their road to success.
Graham Lowe and the birth of a Wigan dynasty in 1986-87.
The Yorkshire Cup in the 1960s – focus on Hunslet and
Featherstone Rovers’ road to Wembley glory in 1967.
Tony Colloby – the Kendal flyer.
Dick Evans – hooker who played for Wales.
Ian Robinson – a loyal Robin of Hull Kingston Rovers.
Francois Recaborde – remarkable wartime Resistance story of a French pioneer.
Stan Cowan – Borderer from Selkirk starred for Hull F.C.
Abe Clayton – prop forward for Leigh and Blackpool Borough.
When Wayne Bennett played for Huddersfield.
Remember the best of times for Brisbane Rugby League.
Warrington’s 140 years of history celebrated in style.
Maurice Bamford remembers the skilful footballers like
Ray Batten. Obituaries and tributes to: Colin Hutton, Terry Ramshaw, Chris Young, Bob Taylor, Alan Ashton, Harry Hughes, Ray Clark, Trevor Whitehead, Terry Dewhirst, Dave Cholmondeley, Brian Howard, Frank Wright, Arnold Stephens, Josh Gaskell, Joe Vickers, Dave ‘Jazza’ Curwen, Keith Barnwell, Maurice Gallagher, Serge Bret – and remembering: Terry Kelly, Stuart Evans, Alf Williams and John Cox. Team pictures include: Barrow (1983), Leeds (1968), Bradford Northern (1956), Oldham (1964), Huddersfield 1972, Australia 1975, France 1934. PLUS MUCH, MUCH MORE