Walter Tull - his life and legacy
Tull was one of Britain’s first Black professional football players. He was also the first Black person to become an officer and lead troops into battle in the British Army.
Tull was killed in action on 25 March 1918.
Simone Pound, Head of Equality and Diversity, Professional Footballers’ Association;
John Williams, University of Leicester Unit for Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement.
Iris Lightfoote, CEO, The Race Equality Centre
Followed by open discussion.
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