Clipping Heroes #20: the 1983 to 84 season…

Our retrospective series moves back to the early 80’s with some images from that season’s programmes…

What is this? Our clipping heroes feature showcases images from the past on a particular theme.


A typed apology in the Southend programme after the game was cancelled. It was replayed on the 30th January over a month after the original programme was produced.


Remember these bus services?


A message from the Chairman. “Barry” and “Russel” refer to Barry Siddall and Russel Bromage.



Match reports in the Sunday People and the News of the World.


Port Vale players gingerly sign the plaster cast of fan Louise Goldby at the club’s Christmas visit to the Haywood Hospital. From left they are Terry Armstrong, Mark Bright and Eamon O’Keefe.


A player profile with defender Gary Pollard. Having seen him play we would concur with his final answer.


Dave Beasant looks on as Vale celebrate Eamon O’Keefe’s goal in the Valiants’ 2-0 win.



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