Get a glimpse into sporting history. Here is our collection of featured articles about sports heritage by museums, archives and club around the country.
Atherstone Bans Tennis! This document is part of 45 manorial rolls held within Warwickshire County Record Office, covering the period 1334-1601. Find out more Bleddyn Williams – Prince of Centres Here at Glamorgan Archives, we hold the papers of one of the giants of the game, Welsh centre Bleddyn Williams. Bleddyn Williams, the ‘Prince of Centres’, played for Cardiff for many years. Find out more Confrontation at Crystal Palace: The Adventure of the Bearded Colossus, Part One One hundred and ten years ago, two doctors confronted one another in South London. One, in his fifties at the time, was the acknowledged leader in his field. The other, ten years younger, was a few years into a stellar career in a different area. Find out more The Arnold Mitchell Collection, Exeter Arnold Mitchell (1929-2014) played in every position, including a stint in goal, but was best known for his defensive roles. ... Find out more