Women's Football - the Trailblazers of the 20s
Women have been playing football in the UK for hundreds of years - through wars, a 50-year FA ban and no funding. Thanks to these trailblazers, football finally came home in summer 2022.
When England's Lionesses won the Women's European Championship at Wembley in front of a record-breaking 87,000 spectators (and millions more watching at home), it was the players you see in this collection who laid the foundations and paved the way for their success.
Women's Football Dick Kerr's Ladies FC vs. Lister's LadiesWomen's Football Dick Kerr's Ladies FC vs. Lister's Ladies
Sport19215 minsSilent Location: Valley Parade, Bradford
Preston's famous Dick, Kerr Ladies FC - one of the earliest known women's football teams in England - play local side, Lister's Ladies, at Bradford's Valley Parade ground.
Non-Fiction19212 mins Location: Enfield
Difficult times for women's football, but it doesn't stop the battle of the lightbulb makers in North London.