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.

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 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

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

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