Jim Louden Funeral details

Jim Louden’s Funeral will take place on Tuesday 18th June at 1pm at EDROM PARISH CHURCH, Postcode TD11 3PX which is just off the A6105 Chirnside to Duns road approx 12 miles from Berwick.

This is the Church that Jim and Lacey were married in over 57 years ago.

Bandits and Lions release Shield Semi dates

The Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd"Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) and the Leicester Lions have agreed when their Championship Shield Semi Final dates will be and have been confirmed as the following:

Its Tapes Up at Leicester for the first leg on Sunday the 16th of June at 5:30pm and Berwick host the second and deciding leg at Shielfield Park on Saturday 22nd of June at 7pm.

Get these dates in your diary as the Bandits push for the first national final for many a long year.... a great match in prospect and not one to miss by any means!!


In association with our sponsors, we are proud to announce that the next match at Shielfield Park Stadium vs Edinburgh Monarchs Speedway, on Saturday June 15th (7.00pm tapes up as always) will be £10.00 entry for both adults and concessions, and kids will attend free!

We hope to entice new and old fans to come along and enjoy the Saturday night Shielfield Park experience and we want you to help us spread the word.

We will also be continuing our offer of a free drink with every programme purchase.

Jim Louden

The club was so saddened to hear today of the passing of former long serving Clerk of the Course Jim Louden (Aged 78)

Jim, who had his own joinery business in Allanton near Chirnside for many years, moved to Duns with Wife Lacey after retiring, but over recent times had been in hospital and more recently in a Tweedmouth Nursing Home.

Bandits can't break the Diamonds down in cup

Newcastle "Boiler Technical Services" Diamonds 57
Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd." Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) 33

Newcastle win on aggregate 99-81 and meet Edinburgh in the semi final

Bandits take narrow lead into Cup quarter final second leg

Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd." Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) 48
Newcastle "Boiler Technical Services" Diamonds 42
Championship Knock Out Cup Quarter Final First Leg

Local Derby Cup Fever hits town

Championship Knockout Cup fever arrives in the North East this weekend as Berwick Bandits lock horns with the Newcastle Diamonds in the event's quarter final home and away this weekend.

Saturday at 7pm the focus is on North Northumberland as Berwick play hosts but will be without their inspirational captain, Kevin Doolan who fell heavily at Eastbourne last weekend and is sitting out a compulsory time on the side lines which covers both Cup legs and on Saturday in the home side will use rider replacement to cover his absence.

Bandits fail to get to grips with Arlington, and skipper Kev takes and early exit

Eastbourne Eagles 65
Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd." Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) 25
SGB Championship

Bandits away to Eastboune on Saturday

With no home-based speedway this weekend, its a long trek for the supporters of the Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd." Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) who find themselves winging the long way to the Eastbourne Eagles on Saturday for a 7.30pm start.

Bandits push Sheffield all the way, just suffering disappointment at the bitter end

Sheffield "Window Centre" Tigers 46
Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd." Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) 44
SGB Championship

TazMcd Photography Image: Nikolaj Busk Jakobsen locked in battle with Kasper Andersen