100 Greatest Watford wins- No.16: Borough Park in Workington was no place for a party. Hardly anyone had made the trip from Hertfordshire to witness Watford clinch their first Football League promotion. The gate was just over 3,000.
This was the last time we’d play Gateshead. At the end of the season they finished 22nd and had to apply for re-election but received only 18 votes compared to Peterborough United’s 35 and so ended their 40 year spell as a Football League club.