After The Silver

Mark Whitaker presents a programme about the effect Amir Khan's boxing silver medal has had on his community and the sport.

Bury Amateur Boxing Club is seventy years old and is bursting at the seams for the first time in its long history.

Coach Mick Jelley is mentor to the 18 year old medal winning boxer, Amir Khan, who still trains at the club.

He talks about what boxing means to the young men in his club and how the medal has delivered the sport from a long period of decline.

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Mark Whitaker presents a programme about the effect Amir Khan's boxing silver medal has had on his community and the sport.

Bury Amateur Boxing Club is seventy years old and is bursting at the seams for the first time in its long history.

Coach Mick Jelley is mentor to the 18 year old medal winning boxer, Amir Khan, who still trains at the club.

He talks about what boxing means to the young men in his club and how the medal has delivered the sport from a long period of decline.