Former Town striker dies

FORMER Ipswich Town striker Ted Pole has died aged 88.

Born in Kessingland and christened Harold Edward Pole, he made his debut against Bournemouth on January 1 1947 and made 40 first team appearances netting 13 goals.

His final match was against Port Vale on September 4 1950 before having a spell at Leyton Orient where he played 12 games.

During his time at Portman Road, Pole played 115 reserve team games and scored 37 goals.

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