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New resources

New resources are always being added to our library and are here to be borrowed. Here are some of our recent additions - contact us if you're interested in borrowing these, or any of our other resources.

Dissertations: 'National Funding at Grass Root Level: the Effectiveness of the Positive Futures Scheme in Shirecliffe, Sheffield' by Helen Johnston

'The History of Race and Ethnicity in Post-War UK Boxing, Athletics and Football' by David Vogwell

Reports: 'Community Pride not Prejudice: Making Diversity Work in Bradford' by Sir Herman Ouseley

'Football Unites, Racism Divides: an Evaluation of the Period 1998-2000' by Steve Bradbury

'The New Football Communities: a Survey of Professional Football Clubs on Issues of Community, Ethnicity and Social Inclusion' by Steve Bradbury

Books: 'Out of His Skin: the John Barnes Phenomenon' by Dave Hill

'Sir Vivian: the Definitive Autobiography' by Viv Richards

'The Diary of Anne Frank' by Anne Frank

'Kicking the Boy' Balls' by Jane Ashworth

New features added to this website include a link from the Links page to the new UEFA website, and new to the Online Resources page is a link to 'A Game of Two Halves: the Experiences of Black Footballers' by Malcolm & Last, which analyses the numbers of black players in England along with their positions, transfer fees and other issues.

Latest News

Sheaf Valley Health and Wellbeing Consortium
FURD has joined other local organisations to form the Sheaf Valley Health and Wellbeing Consortium in a drive to help local people to get involved in enjoyable, healthy activities close to home....
6 December 2017 view this news article in full
Job vacancy: Female football coach
We are looking for a female football coach to run our girls' football sessions on Saturdays, starting in January if possible. The sessions are from 11am-12 at the U-Mix Centre for 7-15 year old girls....
6 December 2017 view this news article in full
New 5-a-side league starting at the U-Mix Centre
A new 5-a-side league is starting at the U-Mix Centre next week, and teams or individuals can now register for FREE. The league is being run by Leisure Leagues and will run on Wednesday evenings between 7pm and 9pm, starting on 6th December 2017....
28 November 2017 view this news article in full
Message from Kyle Walker
Kyle Walker was in the neighbourhood today - follow the link below to hear his video message for FURD!...
23 November 2017 view this news article in full
Open day to celebrate FURD library's 20th birthday on 28th November
Open day to celebrate FURD library's 20th birthday on 28th November FURD's unique Resources and Information Centre celebrates its 20th birthday next week. Please come along to our library open day at the U-Mix Centre on Tuesday 28th November between 11am and 5....
23 November 2017 view this news article in full

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