PROFILES

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TONY BANKS PROFILE
Tony is our club secretary and co-founder of our club, a fifth generation miner who was underground at Lofthouse Colliery on the night of the disaster, given the chance Tony would talk mining all day.   Read Tony’s Profile

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GWEN HUDSONS PROFILE
Gwen was Divisional Envoy at the Wakefield Citadel of the Salvation Army, she also features on our best selling video A Yorkshire Christmas, available at £10 by contacting me or Tony Banks.    Read Gwen’s Profile

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DAVID SOLOMONA’S  PROFILE
Wakefield Trinity Wildcat and former Sydney Rooster, Picked up by Graham Murray’s side from the Richmond club in Auckland, Solomona is a former junior Kiwi and one of the outstanding forwards in Super League.  Read David's Profile

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DAVID ATKINSONS PROFILE
Local Councillor and former Mayor of Wakefield, David has a special interest in the preservation of the War Memorial affixed to Stanley St Peter’s Church, and hopes to see a new church built for the people of Stanley   Read David's Profile

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DAVID LUNDS PROFILE
David has been a local councillor for many years, a former Leeds Co-oporation bus driver and Mayor of Wakefield. In 2006 David stood down from his seat on Wakefield Metropolitan Council  Read David's Profile

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Bill  HENDERSONS PROFILE
Bill is the Vicar of Stanley and helped over see the move from St Peter’s to the new Church Centre, he is a very keen sportsman and loves to play the guitar, he was a former civil engineer  working on the Humber Bridge  Read Bill's Profile

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GEORGE HARTLEYS PROFILE
Outwood born and sadly passed away in 2007. George became a Football League Referee and once had to be escorted from the pitch by the police. 
George was a big supporter of local charities  Read George's Profile

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DAVE HADFIELDS PROFILE
Dave has played for Blackpool Borough A team in his youth, he now writes for The Independent Newspaper as a Rugby League correspondent, he also adds comments on Sky Super league    Read Dave's Profile

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JOHN KEARS PROFILE
John played on the wing or in the centre for Castleford. He has been Head Coach of Wakefield, Bramley, Paris St Germain, Sheffield Eagles, Huddersfield Giant’s and Hull Sharks and is a Sky Television Commentator  Read John’s Profile

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MIKE HOOLEYS  PROFILE
Treasurer and Webmaster for Outwood Community Video, Director of “ The Quest for Coal” and a French Polisher by trade. then entered the car trade as a Panel Beater for Wallace Arnold  Read Mike's Profile

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KEN ROLLIN'S  PROFILE

Ken was a former Wakefield Trinity scrum half partner to Keith Holliday during the 50s/60s,  he also played scrum half for Yorkshire. Ken is now recovering from a stroke and is a good friend to our club.  Read Ken’s Profile

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MICHAEL KORKIDAS'S  PROFILE
A Wakefield Trinity Wildcat and former Sydney Rooster, Michael has helped the Wildcats to stave off relegation in 2006. He is also a Greece International prop forward  Read Michael’s Profile

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RICHARD MOORES  PROFILE
Born in Keighley Richard learned his trade at Keighley Cougars, he has already played prop for England A, but his real ambition is to play at prop forward for Great Britain    Read Richard’s Profile

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MIKE STEPHENSONS  PROFILE
Stevo, as he is commonly known by on TV played at club level for Dewsbury and Australian side Penrith, and also played rugby league for Yorkshire and Great Britain, with whom he won the 1972 Rugby League World Cup. Mike played as hooker  for the vast majority of his playing career.  Read Mike's Profile

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IAN BROOKE'S  PROFILE
Ian  won caps for Great Britain while at Wakefield in 1966 against Australia (3 matches), and New Zealand (2 matches), in 1967 against Australia (3 matches), in 1968 against France (2 matches), and in the 1968 Rugby League World Cup against Australia (1-trytry), France, and New Zealand (1-).    Read Ians Profile


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