Dennis McCleary


You may name him Mr Berwick, however Dennis McCleary has devoted over 50 years to serving to run Berwick Bandits, starting in 1969 and nonetheless going. He began as announcer and his voice remains to be conserving the Shielfield crowds knowledgeable in 2021, he’s additionally been programme editor, co promoter, group supervisor, time keeper, the truth is most jobs aside from really driving the bikes..!

Throughout that point a whole lot of riders have come and gone, numerous managers, and quite a few promoters, however Dennis has been a

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As well as throughout the 1970’s he turned a certified referee and dominated over a few of speedway’s greatest names of the period.

In 2012 he turned a co promoter and helped carry a few of speedway’s stars of the fashionable period to his nook of Northumberland when the monitor turned licensed for FIM occasions.

And in 2012 he was invited to be the official timekeeper on the British Speedway GP in Cardiff,

Its a real lifetime of speedway and he’s right here to inform us about it in his personal phrases…