News Archive - June 2022

The battle for the Playoffs continues

NEWS Wednesday 29th June 2022, 8:00pm

While the news of Monarchs' future plans has grabbed the immediate attention throughout the sport, we must focus once again on a vital match in the current season as another team in contention for the Playoff places, Scunthorpe Scorpions, arrives at Armadale on Friday.

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Monarchs Announce Plans for West Lothian Community Stadium

NEWS Wednesday 29th June 2022, 10:30am

Edinburgh Monarchs Speedway is pleased to announce plans to construct a new stadium in the heart of West Lothian to open in spring 2023.

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Top two win the day once more

REPORT Friday 24th June 2022, 11:58pm

Oxford led by six points at two separate stages of tonight's match, but the Monarchs fought back to take the three points courtesy of stunning 5-1 advantages in heats 13 and 15. Oxford certainly deserved the point they earned with a very solid performance, especially as track specialist Scott Nicholls was missing.

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Vital points to be won on Friday

NEWS Wednesday 22nd June 2022, 11:01pm

Oxford have had 15 years out of the sport but have won their battle to return. The last time Monarchs and Cheetahs met on track was the 1997 Cup Final in the first year of speedway at Armadale! But Oxford are visitors to Armadale on Friday, and strong rivals to the Monarchs for a Playoff place later in the season. That's what makes this week's match so important for both clubs. At present Monarchs have a slight advantage in the table but an away win on Friday would swing that round.

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Newcastle withdraw from Championship

NEWS Tuesday 21st June 2022, 3:00pm

Newcastle Diamonds have withdrawn from the British Speedway Championship with immediate effect.

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Jet Away With Julie Macdonald Travel

NEWS Tuesday 14th June 2022, 9:00am

With summer now in full swing many will be looking forward to better weather. If Scotland doesn't deliver then plan your next vacation now with Julie Macdonald Travel!

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Newcastle abandonment: Ticket and Live Steam Arrangements

NEWS Saturday 11th June 2022, 0:00am

It was a case of the small band of torrential rain falling at the wrong place at the wrong time, causing a premature halt to Friday's match against Newcastle. For those who bought tickets or access to the live stream, read on for details.

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Two heats then home

REPORT Friday 10th June 2022, 9:49pm

Tonight's action from Armadale consisted of just two heats, one raced on a dry track, and one on a very wet track, before it was decided that conditions were not suitable for safe racing.

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Monarchs Look To Continue Form

PREVIEW Friday 10th June 2022, 12:08pm

The What the Fork Monarchs look to complete a tremendous week with a further 3 Championship league points as the Newcastle Diamonds head to Armadale on Friday night.

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Monarchs look to keep on a roll

NEWS Thursday 9th June 2022, 9:00am

The WTF Monarchs have had a great week so far, reaching the semi-final of the Knockout Cup at the weekend and taking their first away win of the season at Birmingham on Wednesday to greatly improve their Playoff prospects. So they know they have to avoid slip-ups in their home match on Friday at Armadale against Newcastle.

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