1960s, 1970s, Rugby League, Working Class Culture

Managed Decline: Will Labour and Rugby League break with their Heartlands?

It’s an inconvenient truth that Rugby League is at a major crossroads in its history. At the same time the Labour Party must confront its traditional voters over Brexit. As League looks to new markets in Toronto, Boston and New York, Labour is increasingly reliant on its inner city activist base to win the next election. Are they in danger of… Continue reading Managed Decline: Will Labour and Rugby League break with their Heartlands?