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2481, TP/08
Taking Part

Speaker: Richard Sharpe, 1963 - 0, Interviewee, Male,
Speaker: Hyde C, Interviewer, Male

Summary of interview item: Part of a series of interviews about sport in the Melton area. He became interested in sport, especially fencing, at school in Nottingham. Currently a full-time fencing coach, coaches at Frisby Fencing Club, Leicestershire. Outlines the fluctuations of this Club founded in 1989. The Club has produced some champion fencers. Talks about his involvement with the Club, how the sport is open to all, the rules, the equipment needed and the costs. Fencing is an individual and a team sport.
Place of birth: Nottingham
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Melton Mowbray
Periods Covered: 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s
Language: English

Recording Date: 8/3/2008
Playing time: 1h 14mins 36secs
Access Restrictions: None Item Copyright: LCC
Summary: Yes
Transcription: Yes
Copies: Yes
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