Hundreds turn out for Steelmen parade

Corby Town FC's open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube

Corby Town FC's open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube

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Fans lined the streets for an open bus parade for Corby Town FC to officially celebrate the club’s promotion.

The parade started at their home ground, Steel Park, at 6.30pm, making its way through the town to the Corby Cube, where Corby Council held a civic reception for the Steelmen.

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220641009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220641009

It follows their recent win which saw them crowned as champions of the Evo-Stick League Southern Premiership.

The parade set off from Steel Park at 6.30pm and made its way on to Rockingham Road, Occupation Road, Studfall Avenue, Cottingham Road, Elizabeth Street, Alexandra Road and George Street before finishing at the Cube.

Chief executive of Corby Council Norman Stronach said: “This promotion is a great achievement for the club and we wanted to make sure that the borough could celebrate it together.”

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220536009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220536009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220932009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220932009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-221229009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-221229009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220354009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220354009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220720009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220720009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. 'Supporter Sheila Hinton with her lucky mascotss Bugsy and Softy'Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220315009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. 'Supporter Sheila Hinton with her lucky mascotss Bugsy and Softy'Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220315009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220708009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220708009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220430009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220430009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220419009

Victory Parade: Corby: Corby Town FC open top bus parade from Steel Park to the Corby Cube. ''Tuesday 5th May 2015 NNL-150505-220419009