The culmination of months of hard work comes on November 4, when the
exhibition: ‘Dolls Houses, Holy Wells and the Wembley of the North'
opens at Bradford City AFCs museum ‘bantamspast'.
It's a history of the sports grounds of
The grounds featured are: Odsal Stadium,
Each ground will have its own storyboard and exhibit cases. The launch will take place at 1.45 prior to the
The undoubted highlight of the exhibition will be large aerial photographs of several of the grounds. They come from
The museum has worked in close collaboration with the Bradford Bulls RLFC, Bradford Park Avenue AFC, Bradford & Bingley RFC, as well as scores of individuals involved in sports ranging from speedway to greyhound racing.
The exhibition is being kindly sponsored by ‘The City Gent', the Bradford City AFC fanzine. Their support has been invaluable and without the sponsorship, the exhibition could not have gone ahead. We feel it is somehow appropriate that a grassroots organization has
sponsored an exhibition which is all about the sporting obsessions of ordinary Bradfordians.