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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Suffolk: Felixstowe Flyers

About the team

First track was on a smallholding off Trimley St Mary High Street, where Wellbeck Close is now situated.

Second track was on Harpers Playing Field, off Seaton Road, Felixstowe.

Raced in the Deben Area League 40s/50s.

Club Manager: L. Jonnet.

Club Secretary: Barry Walker.

Team Manager: Barry Walker.

Results:

1953: Claydon Greyhounds 63 - Felixstowe Flyers 33(National Team Trophy).

11th Sept 1953: Felixstowe Flyers 41 - Claydon Greyhounds 43.

10th May 1954: Claydon Greyhounds 60 - Felixstowe Flyers 24.

31st Aug 1954: Claydon Greyhounds 60 - Felixstowe Flyers 24.

Riders

  • Colin Aldrich
  • Colin Barber
  • S. Blauntes
  • Kenny Craighill
  • Derek Earthroll
  • T. Finch
  • Peter Ford
  • Martin Fry
  • Mick Fry
  • Dave Gardner
  • L. Jonnet
  • 'Buddy' Lambert
  • Alan McDonald
  • Fred Newson
  • Ian Powell
  • 'Hubby' Ransome
  • Barry Shapley(1953/54)
  • David Sparrow
  • Dave Stephenson
  • Mick Tipple
  • Barry Walker