AUGUST BIRTHDAYS LIST
COLIN BYROM D.O.B. 4/8/1937
Colin signed for Hunslet RL on 7/1/1954 for a fee of £250.00.
He made his 1st team debut on 15/10/55 v Wakefield away.
In total Colin made 58 first team appearances and scoring 19 tries.
Retired from Parkside on 13/11/1962.
LEWIS CARDISS D.O.B. 17/8/1951
Lewis signed on for Hunslet RL in August 1968 for a fee of £50.00.
Made his 1st team debut at Parkside against Huddersfield on the 25/8/1969
Lewis was transferred to Bradford Northern in 1972 for a fee of £750 plus a large envelope for himself.
He also played 4 season in Australia for North Queensland.
The rest is history.
WILLIAM (Billy) WALKER D.O.B. 28/8/1936
Billy relinquished his amateur status signing for Hunslet on the 6/10/1953 for a fee of £250.00.
He made his debut for the Hunslets 1st team on the 2/3/1957 against Bradford Northern at Parkside.
In total Billy played 8 seasons for Hunslet RL making 185 1st team appearances and scoring 96 tries.
In 1964 he was transferred to Bradford Northern for a fee of £750.00.
There's no mention of any envelopes.
KENNY SYKES D.O.B. 28/8/1949
Kenny was a product of Heworth A.R.L.C. based in York signing for Hunslet RL in 1971.
He received a signing on fee of £100.00 making his 1st team debut against Swinton at Parkside on the 28/11/1971.
Ken went on to play 51 first team games for the Parksiders.
A VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU FOUR GENTLEMEN.
FROM ALL of the Ex HUNSLET PARKSIDE PLAYERS.
please note if any of the above facts are incorrect don't blame me.
it was my Apprentice JR that posted me them