SLIDESHOW: John Hughes has his first day at Hartlepool United

JOHN Hughes is here and means business.

The Scot, well-known and respected north of the border, got his story across at the press conference at Hartlepool United.

This website and Thursday’s Hartlepool Mail carry his views but here is his day in pictures thanks to our ace photographer Frank Reid.

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