Public engagement matters, because it brings wider benefits to the general public. Public engagement is a passion of mine and I actively seek new and exciting ways to take my research into the community.
Heritage Manager - Rugby League Cares (Rugby Football League)
Location: Leeds Date: April 2014 to January 2015
More Info: Curated and project managed a Heritage Lottery funded travelling exhibition. Launched at the Challenge Cup Final at Wembley, 23/8/14.
Heritage Consultant - Rugby League World Cup "Show and Tell" Event
Location: Hull History Centre Event Date: Nov 16, 2013
More Info: Advising general public about cultural significance of items of rugby league memoribilia and their conservation.
Organiser and Host - Alan Burwell Cross-Code Challenge Cup Launch Event
Location: The University of Hull Event Date: Jan 23, 2013
More Info: Trophy launched at University of Hull to celebrate rugby league heritage. Round table discussion guests included the England Rugby League Coach Steve McNamara and former dual-code players Alan Burwell and John Bentley.