ISSUE 5 of Coventry Speedway’s retro magazine, THE BUZZ, features one of the club’s longest-serving riders.
Stuart Robson represented the Bees in a total of eleven seasons over various spells, spanning three different decades and including a deserved Testimonial meeting in 2004.
Robson retired from the sport just under two years ago and has shared his recollections of his time at Brandon in an extensive interview.
Elsewhere, the 2001 Elite League season comes under the spotlight – a year in which the Bees only lost five away matches but still didn’t win the title!
A more successful time was the Treble-winning campaign of 2007 and we have the thoughts of the man who came into the team in mid-season, Steve Johnston, who made a major impression.
Our Programme Vault section goes back exactly 40 years to August 1980 and a home clash with the Hull Vikings – with the chance to read the programme notes of both promoter Charles Ochiltree and team manger Peter Adams.
Current affairs are also extensively covered, including our interpretation of the proposed new building regulations, plus there’s the latest from the Nuneaton Speedway Supporters’ Club and possibly our most fiendish quiz yet!