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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Essex: Romford Bombers

About the team

Club first formed in 1974.

The track was at Breton's Farm Raceway, South Hornchurch, Essex.

In 1975 the first team changed their name to the Rebels, and the second team retained the name of the Bombers, using last seasons race jackets.

Changed their name to the Newham Rebels in 1977.

Speedway Riders.

Les and Sandy McGillivray both rode Speedway.


  • Les McGillivray
  • Sandy McGillivray
  • "Sleuth"
  • Jack Smith


  • Chris Callaghan
  • Alf Carmichael
  • John Day
  • Rick Griffiths
  • Peter Hudson
  • Glen Richards
  • Steve Saville
  • Steve Seith
  • B. Thompson