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Another of the Leicester greyhound racing venues was located just of Melton Road, two miles north east of Leicester city centre. More recognised as a Speedway Racing venue it developed during 1928 and took just five weeks to construct, and that spell included the construction of the main grandstand. It became known as Leicester Super Track, and staged its first Dirt track meeting on the 18th of May 1929. It was hoped the venue would be popular, with the Public house close by originally known as The Fosseway, even renaming itself the Speedway hotel. But the venture failed to establish itself and by August 1931 speedway had ceased. With the stadium laying idle 1931 witnessed the introduction of Greyhound Racing, but again this sport too failed to get a foothold and soon faded away. The site now is covered by a Sainsbury’s Store opposite Melton Avenue along Melton Road on the south side of Thurmaston. The Fosseway public house has now been totally refurbished and is now identified by the Indigo restaurant.

These two press cuttings dated September 10th 1931 above,
below dated December 14th 1931, the last cutting found in the press.