Mike Summerbee and Tiller Girls - Stables Theatre Club, Manchester
Footballer Mike Summerbee is surrounded by the Tiller Girls at the Stables Theatre Club in Manchester. Members of the Manchester City team took a break from training to attend the pre-opening celebrations of the club, home of the newly-formed Manchester Drama Club. The Stables Theatre project has been set up by Granada Television and it is the first time a permanent company has been formed to work in theatre and TV together.
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Entertainment - Shoe-Shining Contest - Waterloo Station, London
TV sports personality Jimmy Hill balances on thousands of shoes outside Waterloo Station while Stephen Boulter, of Kingfisher Boys' Club, Middlesex, polishes his shoes. The shoe-shining contest, between eight finalist teams of four boys from boys' clubs, is about to start. The top prize is 500.
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Brazilian football player Pele (Edson Arantes Do Nasciemento) at Goddison Park, Everton, during a World Cup training session. 4/12/97 Receives an honorary knighthood from the Queen. Pele, now Brazil's sports minister, will be an honorary Knight Commander of the British Empire. * 05/02/02 The football shirt that he wore in the classic 1970 World Cup final is to sold at auction, it was being announced. The legendary yellow and green number 10 shirt he wore when Brazil thrashed Italy 4-1 in Mexico City to win the World Cup for the third time is expected to fetch between 30, 000 to 50, 000 when it goes under the hammer at auctioneers Christie's next month.