Sport and leisure plays an important part in the history of North Lanarkshire, from industrial works teams to well-loved clubs and sporting legends.

Athletics, boxing, cricket, curling, cycling, football, swimming, tennis and many more sports are represented in our collections by items such as membership cards, medals, trophies and jerseys. Highlights include memorabilia relating to North Lanarkshire’s football greats and Motherwell’s Olympian swimmers.


From the collection: