Billy Boston M.B.E.

Billy Boston M.B.E.

Billy Boston M.B.E. was born in 1934 in Tiger Bay, Cardiff.

He signed for the Wigan Rugby League Club from the Neath Rugby Union Club,
for £3,000, on Friday 13th Marc 1953.

Billy Boston for Wigan

Rugby Legend

Billy Boston at the Interview

Boston Breaks through

Billy Boston through the defence

In this 1 hour 40 minutes interview Billy tells us what life was like as a young man growing up in Tiger Bay, about his early Rugby Union career and his time in Rugby League with Wigan and Great Britain.

"...the Touch Judge came on with a big stick ........."

"... he was huge they called him the Bison ......."

".... he could catch pigeons........"

Played

Appearances

Tries

Goals

Total Points

Wigan

488

478

7

1448

Blackpool

11

5

0

15

Test Matches

31

24

0

72

Internationals

3

6

0

18

Representative

4

5

0

15

1954 tour not tests

13

30

0

90

1957 Tour not tests

1

4

0

12

1962 Tour not Tests

13

19

0

57

TOTALS

564

571

7

1727

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