WikiWirral its great, register, enjoy and welcome.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,023,371
Topics75,313
Members13,259
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs14
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
47 registered members (alan128, 11 invisible), 2,802 guests, and212 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Witch hunt?
by casper. 17th Feb 2020 7:20pm
Hi
by Oldskoolsam. 14th Feb 2020 4:19pm
Friends of Boris
by casper. 6th Feb 2020 9:16am
Australia
by lincle. 5th Feb 2020 8:12am
New Wirral History
Hut on gorsey lane
by assassin. 27th Feb 2020 11:12am
41 Scotch Thistle
by Kylix. 7th Feb 2020 11:19pm
Christ Church Claughton School
by dingle. 7th Feb 2020 4:56am
Local History Books
by Norton. 19th Dec 2019 12:48pm
Pictures of the 3 story houses in Brook Street
by GHAND. 24th Feb 2019 12:02am
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Boaty McBoatface takes shape
The gathering storm: Mersey waterfront today
Topic Replies
HSBS Banks Closing etc
by Fidelio. 28th Feb 2020 12:43pm
Bultaco pursang
by Bultaco. 27th Feb 2020 12:21pm
Hut on gorsey lane
by assassin. 27th Feb 2020 11:12am
Local History Books
by granny. 27th Feb 2020 9:57am
Cross Hill ,Thingwall
by granny. 26th Feb 2020 9:36pm
Family of Myra Wilcox-Webster?
by granny. 25th Feb 2020 11:25pm
Coronavirus
by GaryFromWirral. 25th Feb 2020 5:55pm
Branson's ship 'Scarlet Lady' docks this week
by granny. 25th Feb 2020 9:38am
FREE - Denby Dinner Set
by Heidi123. 24th Feb 2020 6:51am
February
M T W T F S S
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Branson's ship 'Scarlet Lady' docks this week
by granny. 25th Feb 2020 9:38am
HMS Prince of Wales visit to Liverpool
by Norton. 15th Feb 2020 4:06pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Page 1 of 2 1 2
banger racing at New Brighton #684478
12th Apr 2012 7:03pm
12th Apr 2012 7:03pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
Any body remember going to the banger racing at
New Brighton?
Might remember Stan Woods invader driver no 513 he was allways very spectacular and had a very big following of fans unfortunatley he passed away last year. But there is to be a memorial race meeting held at Stoke raceway on the 28th April
some of you may know it as chesterton it is to be a old skool type meeting for pre 1970 ish cars and there is a massive booking list already many drivers that raced at new brighton and crewe coming out for guest appearances.
just thought some of you might be interested if so hope to see you there thumbsup


I am too old for this lark !!!
Google Ads
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684488
12th Apr 2012 7:55pm
12th Apr 2012 7:55pm
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
P
pegsgirl Offline
Addict
pegsgirl  Offline
Addict
P
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
Blast from past we
went to every meet. Loved it. My friends all use to race.

Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684491
12th Apr 2012 8:02pm
12th Apr 2012 8:02pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
I raced there right up to it closing.
Might know some of your friends ! please if anyone interested get in touch for more details


I am too old for this lark !!!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684494
12th Apr 2012 8:10pm
12th Apr 2012 8:10pm
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 1,195
Wiki Wirral
Geekus Offline
Forum Addict
Geekus  Offline
Forum Addict
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 1,195
Wiki Wirral
I've posted this link before on one of the History threads, but here it is again incase you missed it.

http://newbrightonstockcars.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/index.html

Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684495
12th Apr 2012 8:12pm
12th Apr 2012 8:12pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
stan woods

Attached Files stan.jpg314780_1978329577259_1213720790_31718086_167452010_s.jpg

I am too old for this lark !!!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684497
12th Apr 2012 8:20pm
12th Apr 2012 8:20pm
Joined: Sep 2007
Posts: 2,346
Bromborough
hoseman Offline
Forum Master
hoseman  Offline
Forum Master
Joined: Sep 2007
Posts: 2,346
Bromborough
Hi John
Yes, weve had this topic before, think i started it ages ago.
Used to go every week with my dad, If i remember, The crosses had a team, Dave, mike and cant remember the other!


IF IT HAS A HOSE THEN IM YOUR MAN

BETTER TO BURN OUT THAN FADE AWAY!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684501
12th Apr 2012 8:22pm
12th Apr 2012 8:22pm
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 1,195
Wiki Wirral
Geekus Offline
Forum Addict
Geekus  Offline
Forum Addict
Joined: Sep 2010
Posts: 1,195
Wiki Wirral
Nice clear picture.

There a colour one of Stan on the link I posted.

http://newbrightonstockcars.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/teamracing.html

Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684505
12th Apr 2012 8:41pm
12th Apr 2012 8:41pm
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
P
pegsgirl Offline
Addict
pegsgirl  Offline
Addict
P
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
That was my friend 613 graham rixon on the link you posted.

Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: pegsgirl] #684509
12th Apr 2012 8:44pm
12th Apr 2012 8:44pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
graham was him a good friend of mine i built many of his cars for him !


I am too old for this lark !!!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: hoseman] #684515
12th Apr 2012 8:50pm
12th Apr 2012 8:50pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
Originally Posted by hoseman
Hi John
Yes, weve had this topic before, think i started it ages ago.
Used to go every week with my dad, If i remember, The crosses had a team, Dave, mike and cant remember the other!

Its not the same topic mate. this one is all about the STAN WOODS 513 memorial meeting at stoke on the 28th april mate banger racing websites are going mental about it. it looks like being a fantastic turnout !!!!!!!!!!!!! 70+ cars booked in and just turn up and race allowed ! so poss up to 100 cars !

Last edited by johncon; 12th Apr 2012 8:52pm.

I am too old for this lark !!!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684517
12th Apr 2012 8:51pm
12th Apr 2012 8:51pm
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
P
pegsgirl Offline
Addict
pegsgirl  Offline
Addict
P
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
Did you live in west kirby?? I was his girlfriend. small world

Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684543
12th Apr 2012 9:49pm
12th Apr 2012 9:49pm
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 298
wallasey
N
nidgynoo Offline
Addict
nidgynoo  Offline
Addict
N
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 298
wallasey
Where in stoke,that's my old stomping ground and it's my weekend off...used to go watch banger racing with my dad somewhere in Derbyshire when I was a nipper..
Doh...just seen where it is...sorry

Last edited by nidgynoo; 12th Apr 2012 9:51pm.
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: pegsgirl] #684727
13th Apr 2012 4:26pm
13th Apr 2012 4:26pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
Originally Posted by pegsgirl
Did you live in west kirby?? I was his girlfriend. small world

thats right did you live in prenton ?
if so you painted one of my cars for me all phsycodelic !!!!


I am too old for this lark !!!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: nidgynoo] #684744
13th Apr 2012 5:32pm
13th Apr 2012 5:32pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 640
bromborough
Originally Posted by nidgynoo
Where in stoke,that's my old stomping ground and it's my weekend off...used to go watch banger racing with my dad somewhere in Derbyshire when I was a nipper..
Doh...just seen where it is...sorry

Its at Chesterton raceway the old speedway track on loomer rd industrial estate POSTCODE ST5 7lB 5.30 start. promoter is startrax if you look on their website.


I am too old for this lark !!!
Re: banger racing at New Brighton [Re: johncon] #684746
13th Apr 2012 5:36pm
13th Apr 2012 5:36pm
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
P
pegsgirl Offline
Addict
pegsgirl  Offline
Addict
P
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 235
wirral
Yes thats me. I remeber that and you well. My name is across the top of grahams car in your picture. Can't remember if the paint job made you win or crash. Ha fond memories. Thanks for posting.

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Hut on gorsey lane
by assassin. 27th Feb 2020 11:12am
Family of Myra Wilcox-Webster?
by Dutchie. 25th Feb 2020 7:48pm
HSBS Banks Closing etc
by diggingdeeper. 25th Feb 2020 6:03pm
Branson's ship 'Scarlet Lady' docks this week
by Norton. 23rd Feb 2020 2:36am
Plymyard Hall house
by kasper. 21st Feb 2020 3:23pm
For Sale & Free
FREE - Denby Dinner Set
by Heidi123. 21st Feb 2020 3:15pm
Free Technics Hi fi system plus 2 speakers
by Heidi123. 17th Feb 2020 12:41pm
Writing Desk/Bureau
by Catsick. 16th Feb 2020 8:54am
2 Seater Leather brown Sofa
by dodie. 2nd Feb 2020 5:16pm
Old Amal long , Clutch, Brake, level ( Complete )
by Bultaco. 2nd Feb 2020 9:22am
Member Spotlight
granny
granny
Wirral
Posts: 16,768
Joined: June 2011
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Noccy, Mark1964, Leslander, Blue__bell21, Spencer
13259 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Family of Myra Wilcox-Webster?
by Dutchie. 25th Feb 2020 7:48pm
Branson's ship 'Scarlet Lady' docks this week
by Norton. 23rd Feb 2020 2:36am
Plymyard Hall house
by kasper. 21st Feb 2020 3:23pm
Data Controller Request
by Pete_M. 15th Feb 2020 5:27pm
Most Haunted, re Bidston Hill?
by Longnails. 15th Feb 2020 2:34pm
News : New Topics
HSBS Banks Closing etc
by diggingdeeper. 25th Feb 2020 6:03pm
Lost Dog. Bichon Frise
by muzzy2. 19th Feb 2020 3:09pm
HS2
by granny. 15th Feb 2020 9:03am
When Damascus Falls !
by granny. 13th Feb 2020 11:12pm
Storm Ciara
by cools. 7th Feb 2020 5:05pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Wirral Coast on TV - Tonight
by Norton. 7th Feb 2020 11:25am
Wirral Journal Free
by red_devil. 26th Jan 2020 10:15pm
Kodi
by GingerTom. 22nd Jan 2020 2:33pm
Bultaco pursang
by Bultaco. 13th Mar 2019 12:43pm
Bidston Hill Underground Tunnels Part 2
by robbo_theman. 23rd Sep 2008 8:58pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Fri 7:01am
Sunset Fri 5:47pm
Local Time Fri 12:43pm
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1