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Two miles north east of Coventry lies the village of Wyken. It is here that The Coventry and Walsgrave Greyhound Racing Club staged meetings. The first gathering took place on November 16th 1929, when an eight race event was held, which included Whippet Racing also. The venue was located on Cowley Road in the district of Wyken, a substantial venue which consisted of a main stand measuring 70 feet in length, and 10 feet in depth. It also had a smaller covered standing area, along with trackside lighting and a petrol engine to power the lure. Races were staged over 350 and 550 yards, with a 200 yards straight distance for the Whippets. It is known that the site was sold for development well before its final meeting on the 22nd of July 1937. Unfortunately no further information is available, as its exact whereabouts remains unsolved, although there is a possibility that housing along Cowley Road may now cover the original site.

Advert dated November 14th 1929.
Advert dated June 16th 1930.
Advert dated June 19th 1937.
This newspaper cutting dated June 23rd 1937.
The end announced on the 22nd of July 1937.