Fen Tigers complete line-up for 2014

Latest sports news from the Bury Free Press
Latest sports news from the Bury Free Press

Mildenhall Fen Tigers have announced the final team place for 2014 will be taken by Connor Coles, a signing that is sure to have a particular resonance to supporters who have followed the club since they first joined the National League back in 1975.

Connor is the grandson of Mildenhall legend Bob Coles, the man who did so much to help the Fen Tigers make a mark in league speedway more than 38 years ago.

Bob — who was affectionately known as ‘The Rock that Mildenhall speedway was built upon’ — was a welcome visitor last season when Connor rode for the Kent Kings at West Row and his lap of honour gained one of the biggest cheers of the season.

Full story in Thursday’s Journal and Friday’s Free Press.