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Bromiley at the double in Wheelers’ Open 10-mile TT

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Forty-eight riders from clubs across the Uk competed in Birdwell Wheelers’ Open 10 mile time trial at Hatfield Woodhouse last Saturday. Fastest, and winner of the Taylor Trophy, was Liam Bromiley, of Sheffrec. in 20m 10s – just 40 seconds ahead of team-mate Keith Ainsworth. This completed a double for Bromiley, who won the club’s 25 mile… Read more »




Reds are promoted after defeats for Portsmouth and Sunderland!

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Defeats for both Portsmouth and Sunderland tonight means that Barnsley have been promoted back to the Championship at the first attempt. They are level on points with Luton Town, who are also promoted; four points clear of Portsmouth and six ahead of Sunderland with only one game to play. The final fixtures on Saturday will… Read more »



Wheelers revel in the Easter sun

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Members of Birdwell Wheelers took full advantage of the glorious weather over the Easter weekend.. On Good Friday Trevor Mayne rode the Buxton CC Mountain time trial at Longnor in the Peak District, where his time of 1h 1m 52s over the two laps placed him 8th in a field of 36. On Saturday Dave Scargill rode… Read more »




Davies rescues rocky Reds to keep automatic promotion hopes alive

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Barnsley 2, Shrewsbury Town 1 (SkyBet League One) (By Keith Lodge) Jacob Brown may have scored the vital winning goal, but it was Adam Davies who made it possible for Barnsley to pocket three more  precious points. The Reds’ goalkeeper played a pivotal captain’s role with four phenomenal one-on-one saves which kept his side’s automatic promotion… Read more »