News Archive - April 2022

Comfortable four points for Tigers

REPORT Friday 29th April 2022, 11:29pm

The What the Fork Monarchs did not manage to rise to the occasion tonight in the first instalment of the Scottish Speedway derbies, and went down 39-51 against a very good Glasgow team who clearly have honours in their sights this season. They attacked the track to much greater effect than the home riders did.

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It's the big one - Scottish Derby weekend is here!

PREVIEW Friday 29th April 2022, 12:00pm

It's that weekend of the year, the one the majority of Scottish speedway fans look to circle in their calendars the minute the fixtures are released, it's derby weekend and it all starts at Armadale on Friday night as the Glasgow Tiger come to town.

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The time has come for the Scottish clash

NEWS Wednesday 27th April 2022, 5:00pm

The What the Fork Monarchs have had two home and two away matches this season to bed themselves in, certainly showing plenty of good signs, but this week is the biggest test to date against a Glasgow side which many have marked down as favourites for this year's honours.

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Farewell to George Young

NEWS Wednesday 27th April 2022, 9:00am

As most Edinburgh fans may well have heard by now, we have had to say goodbye this week to George Young, a very familiar figure at Armadale and a man who has made a tremendous contribution to the club over the years.

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Meet the Armadale Angels and West Lothian Wildcats

NEWS Tuesday 26th April 2022, 8:30pm

This Friday's Scottish derby clash will be followed by a return of competitive second half racing with an inter-club challenge between the West Lothian Wildcats and the newly formed Armadale Angels.

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Scottish Derby Matchday Magazine - On Sale Now!

NEWS Tuesday 26th April 2022, 4:00pm

It's the big one this week! Find out how you can order your copy of the What the Fork Monarchs vs Glasgow Tigers matchday magazine now.

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VIP Hospitality Packages Available Now

NEWS Monday 25th April 2022, 11:00am

VIP hospitality packages are now back on sale for Monarchs fixtures at Armadale Stadium!

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Oldest Monarch Jock Scott passes away

NEWS Saturday 23rd April 2022, 6:20pm

We have received the very sad news that Jock Scott, Monarch of the fifties, has passed away at the age of 93. At the time of his passing he was the oldest surviving Monarch.

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Very comfortable win in the end

NEWS Friday 22nd April 2022, 11:06pm

On a sunny but ridiculously cold evening at Armadale, the What the Fork Monarchs (eventually) won pretty comfortably by 58-32 against a depleted Newcastle side, to go through to the quarter final on a 107-73 aggregate.

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Job Not Done Yet

PREVIEW Friday 22nd April 2022, 11:50am

While many would say the What the Fork Monarchs have 1 foot in the quarter finals of the KO Cup after that 8-point win at Brough Park in the first leg last weekend nothing can be taken for granted tonight and the Monarchs know the job is not complete.

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