2023 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: Location and existence of perpetual trophies required

The organisers of the 2023 World Cycle Speedway Championships are keen to make sure that all the perpetual trophies are returned for presentation at the Championships. They are after the following information: 1. Which trophies are in existence, and 2. Who is currently in possession of them. This applies to World Cups, World Best Pairs, Federation Cups, Test Matches. Please […]

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CLUB NEWS: Success for A&T at Wigan Sports awards evening but not so on the track

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There was success for Astley & Tyldesley Club members at the Believe Wigan Sports Awards Evening at The Edge Conference Centre, on Saturday evening. There were 400 guests present, whilst there were 120 nominations for the eight awards categories. The Club took 2nd place in the Club of the Year category, and British u-12 Boys Cycle Speedway Champion, Frank White, […]

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RESULTS: Sunday’s results

Here are the results from matches ridden on Sunday 8th October 2023: North & Scotland League Division 1 Astley & Tyldesley 73 Fife 107 Bury 104 Fife 75 Bury win North & Scotland League Division 1 championship Yorkshire League Round 6 at Hull Hull 64, Sheffield 58, Heckmondwike 39 Hull win Yorkshire League South & South Wales League East Newport […]

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WEEKEND PREVIEW: The Weekend’s action

The weekend action on Saturday & Sunday 7th & 8th October kicks of on Saturday with the final rounds of 3 competitions. At Norwich it is the final round of 8 in the South-East Grand Prix starting at 12 noon and riders attending this event are reminded that it is being staged at Harford Park. The EuroVets also reaches its […]

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MATCH REPORT: Sheffield gain first ever treble against A&T

Report by Rob Mawhood Sheffield Stars gained their first ever treble winning day over Astley and Tyldesley in the North and Scotland League at a very wet Graves track. Heavy rain on Saturday left a saturated track, then when the showers returned (an hour before the scheduled start time) the surface soon became a mud bath. First up was the […]

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MATCH REPORT: Heckmondwike clinch North & Scotland Division 2 (North) title

Report by Pat Beacock Heckmondwike are the 2023 North & Scotland League Division 2 (North) Champions after a last heat decider against fellow title contenders Hull. A Hull win would have given them the title (unless Sheffield could have run up a big winning margin against Astley & Tyldesley in a fixture being run concurrently). The mature (old) and vastly […]

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RESULTS: Sunday’s Results

Here are the results from matches raced on Sunday 1st October: North & Scotland League Division 1 Fife 67 Bury 110 Sheffield 120 Astley & Tyldesley 60 Division 2 Heckmondwike 75 Hull 73 Sheffield 96 Astley & Tyldesley 51 Heckmondwike win the Northern Section of Division 2 Division 3 Heckmondwike 29 Hull 91 Sheffield 69 Hull 21 South & South […]

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WEEKEND PREVIEW: A busy weekend of action coming up

A very busy weekend of Cycle Speedway kicks off on Saturday with Round 7 of the South-East Grand Prix series taking place at East London starting at 12 noon. This should have been Round 6 on August 5th but was postponed due to a waterlogged track. Saturday also sees the Welsh Riders Championships take place at East Newport and with […]

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WEEKEND PREVIEW: Jim Peck Memorial Trophy highlight of a busy weekend

Another busy weekend of cycle speedway action gets underway on Saturday with Kesgrave hosting what has now become the 6th round of the South-East Grand Prix starting at midday. What should have been Round 6 at East London (which was rained off on August 5th) will now become Round 7 on Saturday 30th September. Also on Saturday is the 10th […]

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CLUB NEWS: Hawks conclude league programme with 2 wins over Lions

HETHERSETT HAWKS / YELLOW BRICK MORTGAGES concluded their South-East League programme with two victories over Sussex side Hellingly Lions at the Memorial Playing Field track. In the Division 2 match the Hawks built up a 12-point lead by the interval thanks to three wins by the Harley Hamill / Mason Martin pairing and good teamwork elsewhere. The use of a […]

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MATCH REPORT: 2 Wins for A&T over Heckmondwike

Report by Mike Hack, Photos courtesy of Catherine White Astley & Tyldesley came out on top of both North & Scotland League matches against Heckmondwike, at Gin Pit, on a warm Sunday afternoon. The Division 2 match was the main match of the day, with a very experienced Heckmondwike team of veteran riders looking for a win to maintain their […]

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RESULTS: Sunday’s Results

Here are the results from matches raced on Sunday September 17th 2023: South East League Division 2 Hethersett 89 Hellingly 70 Ipswich 64 Kesgrave 95 Norwich 86 Hellingly 74 Youth League Hethersett 82 Hellingly 78 Ipswich 97 Kesgrave Pumas 63 Ipswich 56 Kesgrave Panthers 104 National League Ipswich 83 Kesgrave 100 North & Scotland League Division 1 Fife 84 Sheffield […]

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WEEKEND PREVIEW: Final BYJL National Round and more regional racing

The weekend of Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th September kicks off with the final National Round of the British Youth & Junior League at Poole on Saturday, starting at 10am. Tom Parr (Kesgrave) in the Under 8’s, Roman Boaler (Horspath) in the Under 10’s and Frank White (Astley & Tyldesley) in the Under 12’s all won the 1st 3 rounds […]

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CLUB NEWS: Hawks overcome dry and dusty conditions to beat Stars

HETHERSETT HAWKS / YELLOW BRICK MORTGAGES entertained local rivals Norwich Stars in a South-East Division 2 fixture in dry and dusty conditions and stifling temperatures in the low 30s. It is a friendly rivalry built over many years and this was clear before the first tapes went up – all riders came together for a half-minute applause in memory of […]

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