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LEGACY OF COLIN HUTTON

EDM (Early Day Motion) 933: tabled on 08 February 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 13 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House commemorates the life and legacy of Colin Hutton and mourns his death; recognises the enormous contribution that Colin made to rugby league in the city of Hull as well as nationally; celebrates his achievements both as a player and a coach during which time he played 262 times for Hull FC and 131 times for Widnes, scoring the winning penalty kick for Hull FC in the 1956 Rugby Football League Championship final; recognises the important role he played at Hull Kingston Rovers as Coach and later as Club Chairman and President leading the team to both the Championship and Challenge Cup finals; remembers with pride the 1962 Ashes Series in which Great Britain, led by Colin as Coach, emerged victorious over Australia; and sends deepest condolences to his wife Marjorie and daughter Susan.