IN the latest edition of our look back through the T&A archives, here are five football teams from 1965.

In their first season as a team, this 1965 Buttershaw side had made fast progress in climbing up the Bradford Red Triangle League. The talented 1965 third division team had also become Burton Cup semi-finalists.

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Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FIELD, SONS AND CO 1965

FIELD, SONS AND CO 1965: This Bradford Amateur League team representing Field, Sons, and Co. had spent their Easter playing abroad.

Pictured, back row, from the left: K Holdsworth, K Naylor, K Brown, J Clayton, J Cookland, A Jones, G Pearson, K Lacey (committee). Front row (left to right): J Metcalfe, E Smith, D Pearmain, M Nixon, S Brodrick, D Shepherd, G Russell (secretary).


Bradford Telegraph and Argus: HALL ROYD 1965

HALL ROYD 1965: Back row, from the left: J Johnson, M Shearer, P Smart, G Heale, B Smith. In front: A Goldsmith, A Simpson, A Instone (captain), E Riley, P Collinson.


Bradford Telegraph and Argus: LIVERSEDGE 1965

LIVERSEDGE 1965: These talented Liversedge players included, back row, from the left: B Collier, R Battye, B Palmer, K Barstow, G Clark, L Grogan. In front: M Stead, L Thomis, T Harland (captain), I Greenwood, J Holmes.


Bradford Telegraph and Argus: TYERSAL 1965

TYERSAL 1965: Pictured above, Tyersal. Members of the Bradford Amateur League’s Division One. Back row, from the left: W Guy, A Mann, K Mills, C Guy, P Walker, M Asquith. In front: A Horsman, L Brigg, P Brannan (captain), P Hillas, D Boyes.

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