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Huw Richards

Associate Lecturer
London College of Communication
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Huw  Richards


Huw Richards is a freelance sports writer and an Associate Lecturer at London College of Communication.

Huw has written on football, rugby union, rugby league and cricket for a variety of publications including the Guardian, Independent, International Herald Tribune, Financial Times, Herald Scotland, When Saturday Comes and ESPN Scrum.

A Swansea City supporter, Huw possesses an encyclopedic knowledge of sports history and is the author of books including ‘A Game for Hooligans: The History of Rugby Union’, ‘The Red & White: A History of England v Wales Rugby, Dragons and All Blacks’ and ‘The Swansea City Alphabet’. He is also a former reporter for the Times Higher Education Supplement.