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Sports and Politics: a cracking career path?

8th June 2017

Is politics a logical next step after a successful career in sports?  Former athletes, Lord Coe, Sir Menzies Campbell, Sir Chris Chataway and Kate Hoey have certainly all achieved.  We looked at the careers of three exceptional, past  cricketers too to gauge potential success. Results were mixed! It’s almost an insult to classify CB Fry as ‘just’ a […]

Martin Sheridan: Olympics hero & US athlete extraordinaire

6th April 2017

Martin Sheridan’s obituary in the New York Times described him as ‘one of the greatest athletes the United States has ever known’. Martin Sheridan was actually born and brought up in County Mayo, Ireland. The USA was very quick – and sensible – to claim him  as one of their own, soon after he stepped […]

John Wisden, founder of Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack

16th March 2017

John Wisden founded the most iconic cricket annual in 1864: the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack. Its publication is eagerly awaited every year. Steeped in Wisdens as we are, we thought we’d take a closer look at the man himself. John Wisden was born in Brighton in 1826. His father died when he was a boy and Wisden […]

Searching for Sports Memorabilia on Sportspages’ Website

Searching  on Sportspages’ website for that coveted item of  signed sports memorabilia, rare sports book or fantastic old football programme…

There are several ways for you to search Sportspages’ website. You might be looking for an item of signed memorabilia, signed by a particular sportsperson or writer. You could be searching for something related to a particular sport or year. Or you could simply want to browse, looking for a rare golf book, rugby autograph or football programme to catch your eye.

If you know exactly what you are looking for, type your search term in the search bar at the top of the homepage. If you want a sense of the breadth and depth of Sportspages’ range of sports memorabilia, however, hover your mouse over the top bar on the homepage.

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Sportspages’ homepage
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Sportspages’ sports categories drop down bar on the homepage

As you can see in the image on the right, the drop down bar shows you all the categories of sports memorabilia for each sport listed on the homepage’s toolbar at the top of the page.

 

Alternatively you can double click on any of the sports in the homepage’s toolbar. That will take you to each sport’s homepage. There you can see the sport’s main categories on the left hand side. If you’re looking for signed sports memorabilia, you can tick the ‘signed’ items. That will bring up all the signed sports memorabilia in that category. If you have an idea of budget, you can slide the budget bar to the appropriate place. The items on that page will be refined accordingly. Similarly you might be inspired by suggestions in the Person,Venue, Subject drop down lists. They offer suggestions on the most searched terms. If you still can’t find what you’re looking for, you can always call or email us too!