Athletes and events
Sandra Dyson The elegant Lancashire lass whose World record paved the way for Sally Gunnell
Harry Webster Harry Webster, champion race-walker of the 1870s. But was it “unfair going”?
Douglas Lowe, Swing Lowe, but the greatest champion of all said “No!”. A literary mystery
Harold Wood, Wigan miner, World-ranked marathon runner
Walter Henderson stalwart of the high jump and hammer and a discus international at 43
Alice Woods: one of the first British women sprinters of renown