‘The Transatlantic Migration of Sporting Labour’, conference paper delivered at ‘A World of Labour: Transnational and Comparative Histories’, An International Conference for the Society for the Study of Labour History, 1-3 September 2008, University of Ulster, Coleraine.
‘Sport and Global History: The Transatlantic Migration of Sporting Labour’, conference paper delivered at the British Society of Sports History Annual Conference, September 2008, Brighton University, Eastbourne.
‘Mass-Observation, Sport and the Second World War’, conference paper delivered at the ‘Recording Leisure Lives’ conference, Leisure Studies Association, 7 April 2009, University of Bolton.
‘Football’s Engineers? The International Migration of British Soccer Coaches’, conference paper delivered at the British Society of Sports History Annual Conference, August 2009, Stirling University.
‘Sport in London’, conference paper delivered at ‘The Legacy of Mega Sporting Events’, 3-4 December 2009, De Montfort University.
‘“The World’s My Football Pitch”: Autobiographical Accounts of Touring and Working Abroad from the 1920s to the 1950s’, conference paper delivered at ‘The British Abroad’ conference, April 2010, University of Newcastle.
‘Boxing, History and Culture: New Themes and Perspectives’, One-Day Symposium, De Montfort University, 30 June 2010, organised the conference, introduced speakers and chaired sessions.
‘Reflections on Sport and the British 21 Years on’, conference paper delivered at the ‘Historians on Sport’ annual conference, De Montfort University, 30 October 2010.
‘Boxing, Class and Community in London Between the Wars’, invited public lecture delivered at the South Wales Centre for Historical and Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Wales, Newport, April 2011.
‘Footballing Lives and the Maximum Wage’, conference paper delivered at the ‘Reflections on the Abolition of the Maximum Wage’ Conference, 9 June 2011.
‘Work, Labour Relations and Trade Unionism in British Sport’, invited conference paper delivered at the ‘Workout – Sports and Labour in History’ conference, hosted by the International Research Centre on Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, 25-27 August 2011.
‘Sport and Civilian Morale in the Second World War’, paper delivered at the Institute of Historical Research, Sport and Leisure History research seminar series, 3 October 2011.
‘Observing the British Sports Crowd, 1920-1950: Composition, Behaviour and Regulation’, keynote paper, presented at the ‘Recording Leisure Lives: Sports, Spectacles and Spectators in 20th Century Britain’ conference, Leisure Studies Association, 3 April 2012, University of Bolton/ Bolton Museum.