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BOBBATH

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  • Birthday 10/08/1946

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    Newport , Long Eaton

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  1. BOBBATH

    Pat Flanagan

    Most interesting thread, I always enjoy hearing the details of the journeymen riders careers of the past. Thanks all
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    Quick Update...

    That's the least of my problems mate! We are still in lockdown here!!
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    Dave Jessup Book

    Great comments, how true!
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    Pat Flanagan

    R.I.P Pat-I recall him riding for Exeter in the early sixties. As others have said, riders like Pat were (are) the backbone of the sport.
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    Quick Update...

    I like everybody who posts on here.(But then I am heavily medicated!!!!)
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    Olle Nygren

    Apparently Olle had throat cancer which was in remission, but he finally passed due to COVID-apparently Peter Oakes will be doing a piece on Olle in the Speedway Star which will also mention this.
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    Oldest Surviving World Finalists

    Hi all, Reg was in touch with Bengt Jansson, apparently Ulf Ericsson died in the mid seventies in an air crash so he can sadly be removed from the list. Still no word on Olle Andersson yet though.
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    Oldest Surviving World Finalists

    Thanks Tigerowl, will see if I can find the birthdatesof the two Swedes you listed by year only.
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    Olle Nygren

    Extremely sad to hear this , not sure who now moves into the oldest World Finalist list
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    First meeting-how many riders still alive.

    Terry Stone still with us-has done a lot for speedway and has kept in touch with many former riders. I recall him coming to Canada and going out of his way to meet Mike Tams, then close to the end of his life. Good on you Terry - a valued member of the speedway family.
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    First meeting-how many riders still alive.

    Also wasn't Pete Bailey killed in a car crash many years ago?
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    First meeting-how many riders still alive.

    Well mate, I know that NIgel Boocock and Garry Middleton have passed in addition to Simmo-not sure about the others. Can someone in Forumland help re this ???
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    Bristol enquiry

    Do you mean Bristol v. Birmingham in the early fifties. I was long gone in the seventies so not sure they met then.
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    First meeting-how many riders still alive.

    Sorry guys my mistake re Mullarkey and Naylor
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    First meeting-how many riders still alive.

    Are you sure Kelvin Mullarkey has passed away-I thought he was still living with Len Silver's ex Hazel, near where Len lives and all three were still the best of friends.??
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