Poolie fancy dress parades: A celebration of Hartlepool United away day costumes

The secret is finally out on the theme for the annual fancy dress party for Hartlepool United fans.

Wednesday, 10th April 2019, 2:53 pm
Updated Wednesday, 10th April 2019, 3:19 pm
Clowning around at Tranmere in 2018.

With knight costumes the order of the day at Barrow on Monday, April 22, we thought we would look back at previous final away game celebrations over the past decade.

Morris dancers at Bristol Rovers in 2009.
Batman and Robin also made an appearance at Bristol.

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Where's Wally? At Brentford in 2010.
Pools fans make their point after escaping relegation.
Oompa Loompas at Charlton in 2011.
Into the Valley.
"Where are the Smurfs all coming from?" Hartlepool, of course.
Lee Crowe, Nick McNaughton, Daniel Lloyd and Joe McNaughton arriving at Charlton.
Poolie Penguins in Covent Garden before the game against Crawley.
Ritchie Humphreys with the Poolie Penguins.
The Thunderbirds were go at Plymouth in 2014.
A day out in Devon for the Thunderbirds.
Meet the Reggae Boyz.
Manager Ronnie Moore celebrates the Great Escape at Carlisle United.
Now it's the turn of the Stormtroopers to storm Plymouth.
All ready to leave Hartlepool for the long journey to Plymouth.
Mime artists galore at the vital relegation clash at Cheltenham in 2017.
Poolie fans enjoying themselves before the game.
Clowning around at Tranmere.
Send in the clowns.