Resources

About Swinton Lions Tales & More

​Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, with a contribution from Swinton Working Neighbourhoods Fund, Swinton Lions Tales and More is an intergenerational oral history project that explores and celebrates the heritage of Swinton Lions Rugby League Football Club.

How to access resources

​An educational resource box designed to support the teaching of the national curriculum history subjects plus can be borrowed for up to two weeks at a time and must be booked in advance.

A reminiscence box designed to stimulate conversation and memories is available on the same terms as is a mobile exhibition.

A Supporters Trust volunteer can accompany either box and/or exhibition by prior arrangement, bringing their own ‘Tales’

These resources get booked up very quickly and we recommend booking at least a term in advance to avoid disappointment. For further details or to book please call 0161 778 0821.

Please note that children will be invited to contribute their thoughts/designs to the exhibition so could all teachers bring paper and felt tip/pencils/crayons