Public Engagement


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.


 Rugby League Heritage on Tour

Rugby League Heritage on Tour