Football flashback: Beccles Town FC through the 70s
PUBLISHED: 10:00 12 September 2018 | UPDATED: 11:25 12 September 2018
For nearly 100 years Beccles Town Football Club has proudly represented the town.
To celebrate, Enjoy Beccles More have put together a gallery of pictures showcasing the team throughout the 1970s.
Formed in 1919 as Beccles Town Athletic Club, the team got off to a flying start - winning the Suffolk Senior Cup in its first season and then again in 1922.
And the 70s also proved to be a successful time for The Wherrymen.
In the 1971/72 season the club won the Anglian Combination Division Three - gaining promotion to Division Two.
During its next campaign the club finished as runners-up before finally earning promotion to Division One the next year.
The club failed to win Division One during the 70s but they did finish as runners-up during the 1976-77 season.
Beccles Town FC are currently in the process of building a state of the art 3G pitch which is set to benefit generations of young footballers across Waveney for generations to come.
For more information visit: www.becclestownfc.org.uk