Bandits big weekend gunning for Shield and Fours!

The Berwick Bandits are playing the "Game of 55" tonight at Shielfield Park (7.00pm) as they need to hit 55 points over the all-powerful Leicester Lions in the deciding leg of the 2019 Championship Shield Semi Final which Leicester are leading by 54-36 after last week's first leg at Beaumont Park.

Bandits face 18 point deficit in Shield semi final after Lions come back

Leicester Lions 54
Berwick "Mike Hope of Wooler Ltd." (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) 36
SGB Championship Shield Semi Final First Leg

The Berwick Bandits had a distinct plan of action yesterday afternoon at the Leicester Lions; to keep the scores close with the Shield Semi Final deciding leg coming up at Shielfield Park next Saturday night.

Berwick vs Edinburgh Rained Off

Pic Aaron Summers in the rain - credit TazMcd Photography


Bandits ready for action in the most awaited local derby of the season …… AND...… The clock is ticking for the tapes to go up and the action to commence as the Berwick "Mike Hope Of Wooler" Bandits (Powered by Clear Energy Consulting) take on the "Staggs Bar" Edinburgh Monarchs in hugely anticipated Championship League action!

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