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Midland Red last won the day on June 19 2019

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    Les Owen

    I stand by my comments, based on what John told me himself when I visited him in 2014 PS Yes, a great article!
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    Coventry Bees @ Leicester 11th April

    Plenty to chose from for a competitive team - Harris, Nicholls, King, Garrity, Andersen, Auty, Sargent, Kennett, Bates, Howarth, Morris, etc
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    Les Owen

    Yes he did, but continues to this day to suffer ill-effects from the crash well over 40 years ago
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    Les Owen

    Passed away 16 years ago today. RIP Les.
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    Catford Speedway 1934

    In 1932 there were apparently rumours that Crystal Palace were relocating to Catford. Fred Mockford denied this and added that construction of speedway at Catford Stadium would not be permitted - Norwood News, 2 Sep 1932
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    Roman Matousek.RIP.

    Great entertainer. RIP Roman
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    Un-official World Finals

    In 2015, John, you posted this: French staged World Championships - 1929-37: at the Buffalo Stadium, Paris. ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 1929 - 1 Charles Bellisent (France) 1930 - 1 Charles Bellisent (France) 1931 meeting 1 - 1.Billy Lamont (Australia) 1931 meeting 2 - 1.Vic Huxley (Australia) 1932 meeting 1 - 1.Jack Parker (England) 1932 meeting 2 - 1.Bluey Wilkinson (Australia), 2.Billy Lamont (Australia) 1933 - Claude Rye (England), 2.Leopold Killmeyer (Austria) 1934 meeting 1 - 1.Fernand Meynier (France), 2.Leopold Killmeyer (Austria) 1934 meeting 2 - 1.Jean Landru (France) 1935 - 1 - Billy Lamont (Australia), 2.Leopold Killmeyer (Austria) 1936 - 1 - Charles ‘Pee Wee’ Cullum (USA) 1937 - 1 - Martin Schneeweiss (Austria)
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    Cyril Maidment

    Who was Don How?
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    Don’t they even freeze to death?
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    Thanks for that - appreciated
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    What’s the English translation of this, please?
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