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BBC2 Floodlit Trophy


BBC2 Floodlit Trophy Top # 12 Facts


BBC2 Floodlit Final 1977 - Hull KR v St Helens


NL3 Grand Final: Bramley 30 Hemel 10


End of Rugby Special into ident | BBC2 30/10/1977


Fulham v Wigan 1st Rugby League game at Craven Cottage 140980

The BBC 2 Floodlit Trophy was a competition for British rugby league clubs held between 1965 and 1980. It was designed specifically for television, and the then director of BBC2, broadcaster David Attenborough, was instrumental in its creation. When the competition was first mooted not many clubs were equipped with floodlights, but the tournament caused no fewer than twenty-one clubs to install them.
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