Ventnor continued their pre-season programme of friendlies with a match with Lymington at Steephill on Saturday.
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Just days after the news broke that, with the full backing of Brian Ginders, Chairman of Island Speedway (IOW) Ltd, ex-rider Barry Bishop and business partner Martin Widman are determined to bring speedway back to the Isle of Wight, the duo can now reveal that they have secured a big partnership deal with local businessman Dave Stevens of SBS EPOS.
Cross Street Ryde will be undergoing major excavation and reconstruction, as well as resurfacing, prior to the Pearl Izumi Cycle Tour Series event which takes place on 14th May.
Wednesday, 15th April, 2015 8:15am
By Claire Robertson with 4 readers' comments
You won't believe some of the well-known football players who have taken part in this football festival on the Island over the last 28 years. There could well be another Rio Ferdinand or Phil Neville taking part this week, with the focus of the festival being 'fair play'. You can go along an watch today and tomorrow. Check the ESFA Website for details.