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this venue just north of Swindon town in Blunsdon is a top attraction for greyhound racing. It is... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
paulrobinson1945
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Swindon, United Kingdom
Good ground

Good racing ground for both dogs and speedway. Facilities need updating but this is in the... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Madelaine B
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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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Lady Lane, Swindon SN25 4DN, England
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+44 1793 721253
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

this venue just north of Swindon town in Blunsdon is a top attraction for greyhound racing. It is also used for speedway meetings and occasionally stock car events. It has a reasonable bar and serves food. and popular for family get togethers.There is plenty of...More

Thank paulrobinson1945
Reviewed September 8, 2018

As a passionate (older) speedway fan from New Zealand, I finally got to see where our own Barry Briggs (4x world champion) raced for many years in the 1960s - the only rider to average over 10 points per meeting whilst doing so. Enjoyed great...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018

Good racing ground for both dogs and speedway. Facilities need updating but this is in the pipeline when complete refurb is done in the future. We have tried the food in the restaurant and outlets can't complain about anything.

Thank Madelaine B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I will start my review from entering the car park, the car park was virtually empty, not a good sign.I managed to avoid most the pot holes. Entrance was through a port-a-cabin which seemed rather odd and unnecessary. We had booked a restaurant table but...More

Thank derekbjohnstone
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We've visited here a few times with the kids and found it to be a cheap couple of hours entertainment. For the daytime meets the entry is free with the racecard also free. The kids enjoy picking a dog and cheering it on. Hot drinks...More

Thank S4Laa
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

If you want a cheap night out this is the place to come. My Partner and I came for a 3 course meal when the dog racing was on. The food is something you’d expect your Nan to rustle up. The cocktails were pretty tasty....More

Thank BlackKittens1990
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Robins are at home most Thursdays during the summer season. Speedway is another way to enjoy exhilarating Motor Sport at little cost .An evenings entertainment provided with reasonably priced beer and burgers. Great viewing and evocative smells of Castrol R add to the enjoyment. Good...More

Thank john w
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

I went to Abbey Stadium for a British Premiership match. Not much action at the track but atmosphere was cool.

Thank Piotrek K
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Excellent night good honest fun and entertaining. We were in the restaurant its a bit tired looking and very hot but we expected this due to the age of the buildings. Food was good but as I have dietary needs spoke to the chef and...More

Thank lyndan10
Reviewed January 30, 2018

the best speedway and greyhound racing the stadium is tired it hasnt changed since my husband rode there in 1969 but there is new stadium on the horizon being built next to the old one which should be fantastic good market there twice a week...More

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dougbug301
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Response from Vincent30061970 | Reviewed this property |
If you can't park in the car park then you'll have to park out on the road
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Kerry P
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Ray D | Reviewed this property |
not sure we got taxi from train station.bout 11 quid.
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