Castleford Tigers fan watches first live game in 50 years

A Cas Tigers fan who had not watched a live game in 50 years had his wish granted after getting pitch side for a match.

Friday, 23rd August 2019, 2:41 pm
Updated Friday, 23rd August 2019, 3:41 pm
Brian is joined by staff from Newfield Lodge Care Home for the match.

Brian Hobson who lives at Newfield Lodge Care Home, was bought front-row seats at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.

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It was made possible by the home’s #MyWishWasGranted scheme chance to fulfil their dreams.

Home spokesman Emily Waugh, said: “He’s a huge sports fan and we know how much it means to him to be able to sit in the stands and be amongst the fans.”