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COALVILLE (Town Ground)

Confusion regarding the dates of the first meeting of greyhound racing in the town of Coalville has been debated over the years. Two dates have appeared in various books and on the internet eg October 15th 1927 and December 26th 1927. Yet further research does reveal...

OPEN AND CLOSURES

306 TRACKS COVERED THE FOLLOWING 25 VENUES ARE STILL IN OPERATION. ONLY 4 OPERATE INDEPEDENTLY. ASKERN (Independent) STILL GOING BIRMINGHAM PERRY BARR SG BRIGHTON SG GLASGOW SHAWFIELD SG CRAYFORD SG DONCASTER MC SG HARLOW SG HENLOW SG KINSLEY SG MANCHESTER BV SG...

MOGGERHANGER

An advert printed in The Greyhound Owner newspaper suggests greyhound racing gatherings were staged east of the village of Moggerhanger in Bedfordshire, a village found roughly just over a mile west of the junction between the A603 and the A1. The gatherings exact...

DRAYTON

Drayton is a village and civil parish located about 2 miles south of Abingdon in Oxfordshire. A letter printed in The Greyhound Owner newspaper dated September 11th 1992 shows that events were promoted in the village during 1974. It is not clear exactly were events...

SALTASH

An advert printed in The Greyhound Owner shows that greyhound racing was staged on a temporary level in the hamlet of Carkeel near Saltash in Devon during the summer of 1993. Carkeel is situated five mile north west of Plymouth city centre, and the exact location of...