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2475, TP/02
Taking Part

Speaker: Katrina Dannatt, 1977 - 0, Interviewee, Female,
Speaker: C Hyde, Interviewer, Male

Summary of interview item: Part of a series of interviews about sport in the Melton area. Plays ladies football, is secretary of ladies and girls teams. Played football with family, enjoyed sport at school, played girls football at secondary school. Commnets that ladies football now much more popular girls play for the County, the School of Excellence and for England. Mentions the difficulty of getting recognition for female players. Mentions winning first trophy, local female teams, the fun element of the sport, the clubs and training available to children, travel opportunities and the involvement of parents. She is treasurer of the Disability Club, also coaches the sport in schools. Mentions importance of local press in reporting games and importance of attracting funding. Mentions her greatest sporting moment Asfordby Seniors reaching the League Cup Final and winning.
Place of birth: Melton Mowbray
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Melton Mowbray
Periods Covered: 1980s, 1990s, 2000s
Language: English

Recording Date: 29/1/2008
Playing time: 53 mins 41 secs
Access Restrictions: None Item Copyright: LCC
Summary: Yes
Transcription: Yes
Copies: Yes
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