Stars’ 2015 fixtures unveiled

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The King’s Lynn Stars will start their 2015 speedway season by contesting the Elite Shield against reigning Elite League champions Poole Pirates at the end of March.

Lynn will travel down to Wimborne Road on Wednesday, March 25 for the first leg of the Elite Shield with the return 24 hours later at the Norfolk Arena.

The first Elite League fixture for Rob Lyon’s men also falls in March when they face the Pirates once again on the 31st. April will be the busiest month for the Stars with seven fixtures to take part in and it means they will have faced six of the seven teams in the league at least once.

March: 25 - Poole v Lynn, 26 - Lynn v Poole, 31 - Lynn v Poole.

April: 2 - Lynn v Lakeside, 3 - Lakeside v Lynn, 8 - Lynn v Belle Vue, 22 - Lynn v Swindon, 23 - Swindon v Lynn, 27 - Belle Vue v Lynn, 29 - Lynn v Coventry.

Please note that early fixtures are subject to change.

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l The countdown is on to the visit of Speedway’s TV duo Kelvin Tatum and Nigel Pearson at the Norfolk Arena next month.

‘Tatum & Pearson Live’ will be part of a mini-tour featuring former England skipper and World Long Track champion Tatum and well-known broadcaster Pearson. The duo present Sky Sports’ coverage of domestic speedway

They will be appearing at Lynn on Friday, February 27 and a big turnout is expected with tickets available in advance.

Tickets, priced £6, are available from in the box office section.