Colin was born on the 2nd June 1946 in Leeds. He signed professional forms for Hunslet in March 1965 for the grand fee of £50.00 with an additional £700.00 paid to him has part of his contract.
He made his first “A” Team appearance against Featherstone at Parkside on 2/01/1965 and then on 18/09/1965 he made his 1st team debut against at Keighley. In total Colin made 147 appearances for the Hunslet first team and he managed to cross the line 9 times. On the 16th June 1970 Colin emigrated to Australia. Happy 74th birthday Ada have great day.