In societies throughout the world those involved in many fields of sport have the ability to inspire us. As role models they have the potential to influence their fans in a positive way. We see the link between sportspeople and the community to connect others to the wider world and the issues that exist within in. We hope you’ll be inspired by the sports people listed here who share our passions.
Click here to see Joan’s animal Joan Walley served in parliament for 28 years as MP for Stoke on Trent North. During that time she was a longstanding officer of the All Party Parliamentary Football Group as well as a shadow minister for Transport and then Environment. From 2010 -2015
Gordon Banks was one of the greatest goalkeepers of his or any other generation and he will forever be remembered for his heroic part in England’s triumphant 1966 World Cup campaign that culminated in the famous 4-2 victory over West Germany at Wembley in the final.
Being of Irish descent, I loved the mythology of ancient Ireland and the stories of the supernatural race of Tuatha De Danann. My favourite stories involved the War Goddess ‘The Morigan’. Her symbol is the Raven.