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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Midlands West: Birmingham Rogues

About the team

Track was on the Aldridge Road, opposite what is now Brooklyn Technical College, near Burnham Road.

1949. Colin Anderson's consistency is one of the reasons that his team finished top of the Birmingham and District League's First Division. Hailed as one of the Midlands top riders, Colin has crowned a successful season by being 'capped' for the Birmingham Test Team, as well as winning the Birmingham Individual Championship.

Individual Honours.

1949 Colin Anderson won the Birmingham Individual Championship.

Team Honours.

1950 won the Birmingham & District League.

Riders

  • Colin Anderson
  • Tony Arnold
  • C. Deacon
  • Vic Halliwell
  • Cliff "Crasher" Hanchett
  • John Heaton
  • D. Hickman
  • Gordon Jones
  • G. Langton
  • E. Mills
  • .... Morrall
  • .... Sedgeley
  • Harold Smith
  • G. Whitehouse
  • T. Williams