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Football's First Great Working Class Story

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The Wellington

37 Bennetts Hill

Birmingham

B2 5SN

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A late afternoon/early evening illustrated talk by Mark Metcalf and Clive Nicholson telling the first great working class football story. The authors of Flying Over An Olive Grove presnt a 2 hour talk about Victorian football and the remarkable life of Fred Spiklsey. Accompanied by one of the finest collections of pre-1900 football photographs this talk has delighted audiences in London and accross Yorkshire and is being brought to the Midlands for the first time.

This is a free event and everyone is welcome. Copies of Flying Over An Olive Grove, which has gained national media attention, will be available to purchase.

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