Terry Wynn (MEP) Archive TW

Dated 1961-2010

Extent: 9 boxes

The collection comprises of documents and programmes relating to the sport of rugby league, collected by Terry Wynn, MEP as part of his role in the Intergroup for Rugby League in the European Parliament (1988-1995), and as a rugby league fan (1961-2010). The collection includes a good run of Open Rugby/Rugby League World magazine(1980-2010)
Admin History
Terry Wynn was a Member of European Parliament (MEP) for North-West England between 1989 and 2006. In 1989, with the help of fellow MEP, Brian Simpson, he established a cross party parliamentary group at Brussels to promote Rugby League as a Sport and highlight discrimination of the rugby league players by Rugby Football unions.

He is a lifelong fan of the Wigan Warriors.

Between 1999 and 2006, he was president of the EU Budget Committee. He has a special interest in the use of development aid in South Africa.


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Related Material:
RFL - Rugby Football League Archive.
HPA - Rugby League Past Players Papers.