Morpeth Town footballers return to a hero's welcome

Hundreds of excited Morpeth Town fans flocked to the Market Place this afternoon to welcome back their heroes from their Wembley triumph.

Monday, 23rd May 2016, 16:32 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd May 2016, 17:38 pm

Supporters of all ages, waving flags and scarves, cheered as the Highway Men arrived fresh from their amazing performance in beating Hereford FC 4-1 in the final of the FA Vase.

The crowd roared as, one by one, the delighted players emerged from the coach and held the cup aloft.

The Morpeth Town coach arrives in the Market Square. Picture by Jane Coltman
The Morpeth Town coach arrives in the Market Square. Picture by Jane Coltman