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30 March 2018

Fomer Blue passes on after long illness

Former Town defender Colin Harper has passed away at the age of 71

After progressing through the youth system at his local club, he went on to play 176 times for Blues in an 11 year stay at the Club.

He was in the side that lifted the Second Division title in 1967/68 and was granted a testimonial in 1975.

Harper also had spells on loan at Grimsby and Cambridge before joining Port Vale in 1977.


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