Posts by Dick Barrie

SPEEDWAY LIKE WHAT IT USED TO BE

26 July 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Last Saturday night was just great! As if I had rewound my…

THERE IS NO GREATER SENSATION…..

20 July 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

I had a marvellous experience this week. My pal had arranged to…

WHAT THE FORK?

15 July 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

What The Fork happened on Saturday night? As I stated publicly then…

PANIC? NOPE…….

7 July 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Where to begin? Well, there’s the weather. A weekend of sudden sharp…

HAPPY AS A CLAM

2 July 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Was it some weird travel sickness that had befallen our Bandits? Three…

ONE OF THE BIG NIGHTS

24 June 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

The visit of Glasgow’s Tigers this Saturday will be, for me, one…

POLITICIANS, EH?

16 June 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

The news of the withdrawal of Newcastle Gems from the National Development…

WANDERING BACK TO PLYMOUTH

8 June 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

I’m posting this weblog on Tuesday afternoon – and therefore prior to…

A SLENDER PRESENTER

1 June 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Some sad news for my critics. I’m not ill – I just…

WHEN THE SUN SHINES…..

25 May 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

. I was well-impressed on Saturday night. The Shielfield stadium staff gave…

BACK IN BUSINESS!

17 May 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

. So here we go! Eighteen months after the double-defeat of Monarchs…

GOING LIVE!

30 April 2021
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

. Eighteen months on – and a real, live, official league speedway…