Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages
Oxfordshire: Minster Lovell Meteors
About the team
Raced in the Oxford League 1961/2.
Raced in the Southern League 1963/64.
Club Secretary: W.J. Timms, Upper Crescent, Minster Lovell, Oxon(1960s).
1962 Rod Holloway won the Oxfordshire Senior Final after a run-off with Alan Lawrence, both scoring 13 points. 3rd was Pete Barlow(11), 4th Barry Shapley(10)
1962 Pete Green(13) won the Oxfordshire Junior Champs, runner up M. Hilsdon(12), = 3rd Pete Goode of Wood Farm and Adrian Lewis of Littlemore both scoring 11 points.
In early 1963 Rodney Holloway and his family had a narrow escape, being woken up in the middle of the night to find their bungalow was on fire. Unfortunately they lost a lot of their belongings, including the County Individual Cup, which was severely damaged by the flames.
- Geoff Blake
- Dave Busby
- .... Constable
- Pete Green
- V. Heinen
- F. Hickman
- P. Hickman
- Rod Holloway(capt)
- P. Holt
- John Hunt
- J. Pounder
- M. Timms
- W. Timms