East Midlands Oral History Archive

Taking Part collection

Physical detail

  • Number of items in the collection: 19 items
  • Venues where material can be listened to: Melton Mowbray Museum, digitised interviews available to listen to at EMOHA
  • Media available on: CD, digital files

Collection history

This collection was started in 2008 to interview sports people in the Melton district in the run up to the 2012 Olympics.

What the collection contains

The interviews cover men and woman from a range of sports both amateur and professional. Subjects covered include family, sports clubs and their administration, changes seen in sport, competition at local, national and Olympic levels.

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