Simon Inglis is a British writer and broadcaster, most notably about football and stadiums. A writer is anyone who creates a written work although the word usually designates those who write creatively or professionally as well as those who have written in many different forms Broadcaster may refer to A Broadcasting organization one responsible for the production of radio and television programs and/or their transmission Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a Team sport played between two teams of eleven players and is widely considered A modern stadium (plural stadiums or stadia in English is a place or venue for (mostly outdoor Sports Concerts or other events consisting
Inglis was born in Birmingham and is currently editor of the Played in Britain series on sporting heritage, published by English Heritage. Birmingham ( ˈbɜːmɪŋəm Ber -ming-um Played in Britain Played in Britain is a ten year research project for English Heritage which seeks to record and celebrate Britain's sporting and recreational English Heritage is a Non-departmental public body of the United Kingdom government ( Department for Culture Media and Sport) with a broad remit of He is an avid Aston Villa fan.
In December 2005 he was described as an "iconoclastic historian" and "a national treasure who must be encouraged at all costs". His recent illustrated biography of the Scottish football ground designer Archibald Leitch, Engineering Archie, was runner up in the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award 2005. Archibald "Archie" Leitch ( April 27, 1865 &ndash April 25, 1939) was a Scottish Architect, most famous for his