New Averages Shuffle The Bandits' Pack


Before the main event gets underway on Saturday, Berwick Speedway will hold a one minute silence as a mark of respect to those who lost their lives, to the many injured, to their families and friends and to the people of the City of Manchester after the horrific atrocity at the Manchester Arena on Monday night.


Bandits' 18 years of hurt ends with superb victory over Peterborough

Team manager Gary Havelock was thrilled with his team's victory over Peterborough Panther on Saturday night, saying: "This was a long, long time coming for us and from my point of view and Scott's (Courtney) it was purely relief - trust me even more than elation, we were so relieved!

Covers on as Peterborough make late changes

Berwick's revolutionary track covers are once again being rolled out with today's forecast being on the wet side, but with the Met Office saying any rain will clear by 6pm .... Things are looking good for the SGB Championship battle with the Peterborough Panthers, the team no Berwick side has beaten in full team competition for the last 18 years, 7 months and 24 days.

Peterborough have been hit by late injury issues with Kenneth Hansen crashing on Tuesday in Sweden and Bradley Wilson-Dean also out with a hand injury, changes have had to be made.

Friday Peterborough v Berwick - OFF

The SGB Championship match at Peterborough on Friday night was called off because of rain. No restaging date has as yet been arranged.

Saturday's match between the same two sides at Shielfield Park will be protected with the use of covers once more.

Bandits aim to avenge 18 years of defeats by Peterborough this weekend

When the Olympus Marquees Berwick Bandits (Powered by Mike Hope, Wooler) travel to the Peterborough Panthers on Friday night in search of SGB Championship league points, it will be 18 years, seven months and 23 days since the last time the Bandits beat the Panthers in any full-team competition, home or away!

Bad luck strikes again at Workington

Injuries, breakdowns, falls and now illness have been the overwhelming influence on the Olympus Marquees Berwick Bandits (Powered by Mike Hope, Wooler) 2017 season so far, and despite getting the "dream-team" line-up in place Berwick were still unable to hit the Workington shale on Saturday night at full strength.

"Howe" To Improve Berwick's League Prospects? - Bandits Make A Further Change - Welcome David Howe!

​The Olympus Marquees Berwick Bandits (Powered by Mike Hope, Wooler) have had probably the worst start to a league campaign for many a long year, and with the newly formed promotion desperate to do their best in the club's 50th season, there's no time to lose.

Lewis Bridger wins British Final place


At Sheffield's Owlerton Stadium, Lewis Bridger took to the big wide bowl in search of a place in the British Final, and got off to the perfect start winning the re-run of Heat One from the gate over Carl Wilkinson and Edward Kennett, two former Bandits, while Josh Auty was stuck at the rear.

Olympus Marquee Bandits powered by Mike Hope keen to impress at Redcar

The beleaguered Olympus Marquees Berwick Bandits (Powered by Mike Hope of Wooler) travel to the Redcar Bears tonight in the SGB Championship nothing short of desperate for getting league points on the board as the currently sit at the base of the table pointless.

In their last outing at Scunthorpe on Sunday, while going heavily down to the Scorpions the manner in which they took their defeat was with determined racing looking on the verge of a breakthrough with their three new Bandits on side.

Time for the Bandits to get season back on track

After the Bandits' away defeat at the Scunthorpe Scorpions team manager Gary Havelock said: "We had a good grip on this match until the latter heats and the guys were showing great spirit, but it soon went wrong but when they confirmed the score at the end of the meeting It was "no way!" couldn't believe it but when you're down more and more sand gets kicked in your face and that's what happened.