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National Basketball Heritage Centre Pop-Up Exhibition

The National Basketball Heritage Centre (NBHC) will be hosting a pop-up exhibition titled “Basketball Heritage and Nostalgia” in conjunction with the Worcester Wolves vs. Newcastle Eagles BBL fixture on Friday 31st of January, 2020. The exhibition will be held in the Joel Richards Conference suite in University Arena and will be open prior to tip off from 6:15pm, at halftime, and until 9:30pm following the game. Entrance is free to anyone with a ticket to the game.

On display will be the NBHC’s collection of National Team memorabilia which includes game used uniforms, gear, and equipment from some of GB and England’s biggest stars of the past and present. England and GB Women’s National Team player, Siobhan Prior will be in attendance with some of her memorabilia from the 2018 Commonwealth Games including her silver medal.

Also on display will be a section on Basketball Nostalgia which will include a sample of the NBHC’s collection of basketball memorabilia from the past 70 years and a taste of the extensive collection of periodical literature held in the National Basketball Library.

Both the National Basketball Library and the National Basketball Archive are part of the University Research Collections.  For further information email researchcollections@worc.ac.uk

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