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ABERDARE

Another of the South Wales venue’s was the one in Aberdare, a town situated roughly 20 miles north west of Cardiff. It is known that Greyhound Racing began with a meeting on the 26th of December 1932, at The Aberdare or sometimes called The Ynys Stadium a sports...

LONDON (Mitcham)

When sifting through the list of greyhound racing venues, now and again The Mitcham Stadium pops up to suggest greyhound racing did take place at the venue. My view is that intentions were there to promote greyhound racing, but no evidence shows that meetings were...

HAMBLE-on-RICE

The Hampshire village of Hamble-on-Rice is situated roughly three miles south east of Southampton city centre. A cutting from a June 1953 edition of The Greyhound Owner suggests that a series of meetings were stages at Hound Corner just off Hamble Lane about a mile...

RETFORD

Retford is a market town in Nottinghamshire located seven miles east of Worksop. A cutting printed in The Greyhound Owner of June 1953 suggests that meetings were being staged regularly at a venue in the town. Its exact location or how long it existed for, remains...

SYSTON (Flip)

Another one of the Leicestershire temporary greyhound tracks, was the one found in the town of Syston, a small town situated roughly six miles north east of Leicester. Syston was also home to a permanent greyhound track which is situated about half a mile east of its...