Hull Plans Centenary Tribute To War Hero Jack Harrison VC MC

Hull Plans Centenary Tribute To War Hero Jack Harrison VC MC
April 6, 2017

Hull City Council, in partnership with a number of key stakeholders including local rugby league club Hull FC and the armed forces, will commemorate the life, career and bravery of one of the city’s greatest heroes, a century on from Harrison being posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross in 1917.

The former rugby star, Sutton resident and Lime Street School teacher was killed in action during World War One in May 1917 at Oppy Wood, France.

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Whitestar Knocked Out Of Cup Brandesburton

Whitestar Knocked Out Of Cup Brandesburton
February 26, 2013

After yet another three-week lay off due to weather, Whitestar finally returned to action in the County Cup (Chairmans Cup). The game was scheduled to be at Brandesburton, but the weather had backed up so many games; it was agreed to move to North Froddingham.

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