Film ID:
YFA 5586

HULL BOULEVARD RUGBY 1980

1980

Visitor Tabs

Description

Post-match celebrations on the pitch as Hull FC win a rugby game that took place at Hull Boulevard on 4th May, 1980.

The film opens during a post-rugby match celebration on 4th May, 1980. Hull FC has won the match, and the pitch has been invaded by fans and supporters.  A sponsor company’s name ‘Websters’ can be seen above the pitch.

A supporter waves a Hull FC flag from high up on a scaffold, and there are fans who have climbed aboard the back of a tanker.  Some of the fans are wearing hats and waving flags.  There is excitement as crowds gather and fans meet players on the pitch.