Posts by Dick Barrie

LOOKING ON THE BRIGHT SIDE

14 September 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

I’m totally and utterly fed up. Folk think I’m a sort of…

WE SAW ‘EM FIRST!

1 September 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

While we await news of when the clanking of spinning turnstiles will…

I’VE BEEN DREAMING

17 August 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

As our beloved Bandits await the call to action, I’ve been dreaming,…

DUN WAITING!

10 August 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

At last! After all the government-imposed delays, I’m so pleased to note…

A CLOSE SHAVE

3 August 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

OK, it had to come off. Following the presentation of a multi-signature…

WELL, THAT’S THAT, THEN..

27 July 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

No leagues in 2020.. It ain’t for me to say that the…

REMEMBER WHEN?

13 July 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

At the start of lockdown, we were desperate to see speedway –…

AROUND THE WORLD

6 July 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Speedway has been good to me. It has allowed and encouraged me…

A FEW DOZEN SUMMERS

29 June 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

We have each but a few dozen summers beneath the sun….. I…

THE BEST, EVER?

22 June 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

. Firstly,everyone with link to speedway at Berwick will mourn the passing…

STATUES

15 June 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Disgusting things, apparently.                                                                                 . Every newspaper and TV channel has, over the…

WINNING AWAY

10 June 2020
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Is there a better feeling?              …