Anlaby Aces 1971 - 1979   

Below is a history of the Anlaby Aces who raced in the Humberside League from 1971 until 1978 and the Northern Premier League from 1977 to 1979 at which point the club name changed to Hull for the 1980 season onwards. If anyone can add any further details to this, add their memories or have any photo's we could use of the period please e-mail these to rmp238@hotmail.com
 
 
 
 
 
                  
Track Location  - Livingston Road, Hessle Foreshore, Hessle, Hull.  Built in 1971 and the home of the current Hull club today
 
Managers           Derek Hilton        1971 - 1974
                            Alan Shadforth     1974
                            Andy Schofield    1974  -  1979
 
 
Riders
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Clubs Rode Against
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
Name  
Chris Abbey         
Nigel Barwick
Alan Birch           
Chris Booker
Dave Brown
Tom Buckley
Ian Clark              
Andy Codd          
Terry Coneyworth
John Coverdale
Michael Coverdale
Chris Daddy
Steve Daddy       
M. Davis
Graham Dale
Geoff Dinsdale
Bob Ehlert
M.Evans
Pete Fowler 
A.Gibson
Gary Glenton
Paul Grindley      
Chris Hall
Gary Hall           
Ian Hetherington
T.Hughes
M. Jenkinson
R.Jennings
Paul Kirkwood   
Mike Kitching
Dave Kitt
S. Ledger
Steve Lowery     
Neil Madden  
Andy Marsh
P.Marshall
Iain Milne
Geoff Mincke       
Phil Mowforth
J.Nelson
Rich Pawson     
Tim Porter          
Matt Power
Pete Ralph
Andy Ripley
M.Roberts
Steve Roberts
Dave Robinson
Graham Robson
Mark Sayers
Andy Schofield 
Pete Schofield
Rich Schofield  
John Scott           
Alan Shadforth   
Stuart Sibborn
Keith Spamer   
John Smith           
Chris Straker
Duncan Suddaby
Dave Thorpe
Neil Usher  
S. Vinson
Chris Warrener
Barry Watson
Phil Westerdale   
Kev Whiteway    
  
  
Year(s) Rode
1971/2/3
1973
1973
1977
1977
1979
1975
1975/6
1979
1974
1974
1979
1975/6/7
1977
1976
1973
1973/4
1972
1973/4
1974
1979
1973/4
1974
1971
1974
1974
1977
1973/4
1971/2
1973
1972
1977
1976
1976/7
1979
1973
1974/5/6/7
1971
1979
1973
1973-1978
1975/6
1979
1978/9
1979
1972
1974
1972
1976
1977
1972-1978
1979
1972/3/4/5/6
1974
1973/4/5/6/7
1979
1975
1973
1972
1975
1973/4
19767
1976
1977/8
1977
1976/7
1973
  
  
Where Are They Now
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Living in Bradford and working for a building supplies company
Living in Bishop Burton and working for Croda Chemicals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Living in Hessle
 
 
Living in Scotland east of Glasgow
 
 
 
Still involved. Current club chairman and living in Cottingham. Married with one son.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Still involved. Current club secretary. Lives in Newport near Brough. Married with one son.
 
 
 
Living in Tipton, West Midlands. Working as politics lecturer at Leicester/Warwick Universities
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Living in Bracknell west of London. Retired from the met office. Married no family.
 
 
  
 
Club
East Hull Stars
Endike Stars
Goole Flyers
Hessle Hornets
Hull Black Knights
Hull Knights
Hull Saints
Humberside Hawks
Kingston Cyclones
Scunthorpe Scorpions
Scunthorpe Tigers
Springhead Saints
Tranby Diamonds
West Hull Bombers
West Hull Rebels
 
Carrs Wood
Chesham - Bury
Ecclesfield Kings - Sheffield
Denton
East Manchester
Edinburgh
Gorton- Manchester
Glasgow Juniors
Hallam
Hampden Rebels - Glasgow
Heckmondwike
Heywood – Greater Manchester
Kingsway Knights - Glasgow
Long Eaton Bees
Leicester
Meadowbank-Edinburgh
Newcastle
New Mills
Offerton
South Yorkshire- Sheffield
Stannington - Sheffield
Stoke
Swindon
Wadsley Lions - Sheffield
Woodside Diamonds - Halifax
  
Competition
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
Humberside League
 
National
Premier/National
Challenge/Premier/National
National
Premier/National
Challenge
British Junior Team
Challenge
National
Challenge
Premier/
Premier
Challenge
Challenge/Premier/National
British Senior Team
Challenge
Challenge
National
National
Premier
Premier
Premier/National
British Senior Team
Challenge
Challenge
  
Year(s)
1977
1973-1976
1977-1978
1971
1971-1972
1975
1973-1978
1973
1971-1976
1976
1976-1978
1971-1972
1976-1979
1971-1972
1973-1974
 
1979
1978/79
1974/77/78
1979
1978/79
1976
1976
1976
1979
1977/79
1977/78/79
1977/78
1977
1976/77/78
1977
1979
1978/79
1979
1979
1977/78
1977
1977/78/79
1978/9
1976
1976
 
A young looking Andy Schofield in 1973. Andy's the one on the outside. In the middle is a Hull Daily Mail reporter who had come down to research and write a piece on the sport. On the inside is Andy's brother Rich Schofield. 
An even younger looking Rich Pawson all ready for the 1974 season with Anlaby Aces in the Humberside league
An away match against South Yorkshire on the 6th March 1977 with Rich Pawson leading the way.
The Hull track as it was on the 8th January 1977
Away at the old Heckmondwike track.The current one was built on the site of this track Not sure of the date but guess around 1977
An away Premier League match at Stoke on the 17th April 1977 (apologies for the picture quality. The team left to right was: Phil Westerdale, Iain Milne, Andy Schofield, Rich Pawson, Alan Shadforth, Steve Daddy, Mark Sayers and possibly Neil Usher
An away Premier League match at Heywood on the 3rd July 1977 with Iain Milne leading the way.