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Belle Vue 1953

1953 and the Belle Vue team is still racing in the National League Division One but instead of finishing one from the top as they did in 1950 and 1951 they took their turn finishing one off the bottom of the table at the end of this season.

The riders for this season were, Bob Fletcher, Willie Wilson, Louis Lawson, Peter Craven, Jack Parker who was the teams Captain, Ron Johnston and Ken Sharples. Bob Harrison was the Team Manager and the Promoter was Johnnie Hoskins who took over from Alice  Hart who had held the position for the last ten years.

Belle Vue Programe 1938


Belle Vue Programme 1951


Belle Vue Programme 1980


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Cover Image Courtesy Richard Austin