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  • PREMIER LEAGUE FOURS TICKETS ON SALE

    Friday 18th March 2016

    TICKETS are now on sale for the Premier League Fours Championship weekend at Peterborough on July 23 and 24. Supporters can book their places at the East of England Showground for what promises to be one of the biggest events in the British Speedway calendar. Fans will be able to enjoy 72 heats of top class Premier League action featuring 52...

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  • Witches caught cold by Scorpions

    Friday 18th March 2016

    The Ipswich 'Tru7.com' Witches got the 2016 campaign off to a disappointing start with a 41-48 home defeat to the Scunthorpe 'Henderson Insurance' Scorpions in the League Cup. The Witches have also received bad news on the injury front after x-rays showed Morten Risager has broken his second metatarsal in his right foot, an injury that could keep the Dane...

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  • Witches to open 2016 campaign

    Wednesday 16th March 2016

    The Ipswich 'Tru7.com' Witches will open the 2016 campaign on Thursday as they take on the Scunthorpe Scorpions at Foxhall in the League Cup. It is a much changed Witches line-up this season with five new additions to the team. Captain Danny King and Nico Covatti remain from 2015 and are joined by Lewis Kerr, James Sarjeant, Morten Risager, Paco Castagna...

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  • Former Announcer Dies

    Monday 7th March 2016

    All at Ipswich Speedway would like to send their condolences to the family & friends of Bryan Knights who died today, aged 72, after a long illness. Bryan was a popular figure at Foxhall Stadium for many years where he served as announcer and also reported on the meetings for Radio Suffolk. As well as his love of speedway he...

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  • Meet The Riders event

    Sunday 7th February 2016

    Tickets are now available for the annual 'Meet the Riders' event which takes place on Wednesday 9th March this year at the Foxhall Community Centre. Tickets will be available at the next ISSC quiz on Wednesday 10th February (Kesgrave Social Club, 7:30pm) or can be purchased online. Admittance costs £4.00 and is strictly by ticket only. All admission tickets will go in...

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  • Danyon Hume

    New Witches Asset

    Thursday 28th January 2016

    Ipswich Speedway are very pleased to announce the signing of 19 year old Danyon Hume. He is based in Wendover, Buckinghamshire and is an ex-Trials rider who got the Speedway bug after doing a trials demo at Coventry. He completed his first season for Rye House in 2015 finishing with an NL average of 3.79 Danyon is very enthusiastic about the...

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  • Witches captain Danny King with Guy Nicholls (copyright Keith Suffling)

    New Team Sponsor

    Thursday 21st January 2016

    Ipswich Speedway are very excited and pleased to announce that their new team sponsor for 2016 is Tippers ‘R’ Us, part of the Trucks ‘R’ Us group, who are based at Kesgrave. The team will be known by the company website name, Ipswich ‘tru7.com’ Witches. Alongside this the team will be rebranded and a new website will be launched mid-February to...

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  • Hawkins Calls For Witches Passion

    Wednesday 2nd December 2015

    New Team Manager Ritchie Hawkins has emphasised the importance of racing with passion for the club after he was confirmed as the new boss for 2016. Hawkins left the Witches midway through last season after a tough start to the campaign but has now made the switch from rider to manager and he told the club's official website how the move...

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  • Format Of 16 Lapper Explained...

    Tuesday 22nd September 2015

    For anyone who has never been to the 16 Lap Classic here is a summary of what to expect. 12 riders compete in 12 qualifyimg heats. The top 8 riders then progress through to the final while the other 4 take part in a six lap Consolation Final. In the 16 Lap Final itself the top 4 riders start from the...

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  • 16 Lapper Lineup Announced

    Sunday 20th September 2015

    Ipswich Speedway brings the curtain down on their 2015 season this Thursday (24th September) with their traditional finale, the 16 Lap Classic. All seven Witches riders will take part and Alex Davies, Bradley Wilson-Dean, Carl Wilkinson, Kevin Doolan & Scott Nicholls will join them. First staged in 1979 the 16 lap final has been described as the most gruelling speedway race...

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  • Date Announced For 16 Lap Classic

    Monday 14th September 2015

    Following the disappointment of missing out on a Premier League playoff place by a single point Ipswich Speedway have only one more fixture to complete before the end of their 2015 season. The 16 Lap Classic will be held on Thursday 24th September with the lineup to be confirmed in the next few days.

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  • Cup Run Ended By Monarchs

    Saturday 5th September 2015

    The Ipswich 'Sackers' Witches won comfortably on Thursday night in the second leg of the League Cup semi final against the Edinburgh Monarchs but this didn't stop the league leaders from progressing through to the Final. It was always going to require a superhuman effort from all seven Ipswich riders to pull back a 22 point deficit from the first...

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