POOLE PIRATES
1951 NATIONAL LEAGUE DIVISION THREE CHAMPIONS.

Back :    Charlie Hayden, Tony Lewis, Don Gould ( Manager), Ken Middleditch, Fred Wright ( Team Mechanic) Bill Holden.
Front :  Brian Crutcher, Terry Small, Allan Kidd, Roy Craighead.
This was the first side to win a league championship for the Poole club and with it, promotion to Division Two.

 

 

POOLE PIRATES
1951 FESTIVAL OF BRITAIN SHIELD WINNERS.

Back :     Fred Wright ( Team Mechanic), Frank Wheeler, Jack Cunningham, Tony Lewis, Johnny Thomson, Charlie Hayden.
Front :   Brian Crutcher, Ken Middleditch, Terry Small, Allan Kidd and Dick Howard.
The Festival of Britain Shield was the first silverware ever won by the Poole club.