The Papers of Jane Martindale

Scope and Content

A small collection of papers, press cuttings and photographs reflecting the playing and coaching career of Jane Martindale and lacrosse generally.

Administrative / Biographical History

Born in Carlisle in 1951, Jane Martindale attended Oakdene School and Bedford College of Physical Education, qualifying as a Physical Education teacher. She taught at Wycombe Abbey School for 36 years, retiring in 2014.

Jane Martindale played lacrosse at all levels including for Pendley Lacrosse Club, Worcestershire and the Midlands before beginning an 11-year playing career with England in 1972. She was appointed coach for the England team in 1984.

Acquisition Information

The papers were gifted to the University of Bedfordshire by Jane Martindale on 22 October 2015, under Accession No. AWL2015/010.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from University of Bedfordshire Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.