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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Cheshire: Bredbury Bees

About the team

Track in Mill Lane, Bredbury, Nr Stockport.

Club Secretary: P. Deplitch, 99 Stockport Road, Bredbury, Cheshire(1962).

Club Secretary: H. Stafford, 45 Bank Road, Bredbury, Stockport, Cheshire(1964).

Club Secretary: Dave Blinston, 36 Bakewell Street, Gorton, Manchester 18(1965).

Club Secretary: J. Thomas, 6 Harrycroft Road, Woodley, Nr Stockport(1966).

Club Manager: A. Winder, 10 Newlyn Drive, Bredbury, Nr Stockport, Cheshire.

Team Manager: Mr Simms.

Racing 1951+

Raced in the Lancashire and Cheshire League 1952/53(Div 1).

Raced in the Manchester, Stockport & District League 1950s & 60s(Div 1 & 2).

The Junior Riders raced in the Manchester Winter 'Satellite League' in 1962/63.

Club meetings were held on a monthly basis at The Rising Sun.

Individual Honours.

1953 Alec Hayes won the Cheshire Individual Championship.

1953 David Bolland, Tony Breed & Geoff Sheppard qualified for the Junior Individual Final.

Team Honours.

1952 won the Manchester, Stockport & District League Division Two.

1953 won the Manchester and District League Div 1.

1953 Cheshire Champions.

1953 Area Finalists in the National Team Championships for Cheshire(No final took place this year).

1953 Lancashire and Cheshire League Div 1 Champions.

1953 won the 'North of England' Trophy.

Riders

  • Dave "Blinner" Blinston
  • David Bolland(1952/53)
  • Alan Booth(1952/53)
  • Tony Booth(1953)
  • Tony Breed(1952/53)
  • Don Bull(1953)
  • R. Chapman
  • Mike Cockroft
  • Paul Deplitch
  • .... Ellison
  • R. Fairclough
  • Derek Garnett(1952)
  • Keith Gouldson(1952)
  • D. Harrison
  • Alec Hayes(1953)
  • .... Jones
  • Brian Kemp(1952/53)
  • .... Reed
  • Geoff Sheppard(1952/53)
  • .... Shone
  • .... Skelton
  • Howard Stafford
  • Brian Stringer(1952)
  • .... Taylor
  • .... Taylor
  • .... Thomas
  • Eric Timmis(1952/53)
  • Ken Williams(1952)