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Sport and Leisure in Birmingham

Discover sport and leisure in Birmingham from the late 1800s up to 1989, including curling, roller skating and hot air ballooning.
 
Browse the historical gallery of sporting and leisure activities and read more about Birmingham's involvement in the creation of Lawn Tennis.

Hockey Match: England v. Scotland

Sport and Leisure in Birmingham Gallery

Browse the gallery of sporting and leisure activities in and around Birmingham from the late 1800s to the 1980s.
The Racket Court Inn

The History of Lawn Tennis

Discover Birmingham's involvement in the birth of Lawn Tennis and its creator Harry Gem.
Lawn Tennis Rules

The First Published Lawn Tennis Rules

The first rules for Lawn Tennis written by Gem and Perera and published by D. Sarney of Regent Street, Leamington.