From our Archive
Monday interview: Hancock's heartfelt connection makes British Speedway Grand Prix success so special
6:00am Monday 14 July 2014
IN this week's Monday interview, two-time world champion and former Poole Pirate Greg Hancock talks about how British speedway provided the platform for global stardom after his Grand Prix success in Cardiff on Saturday.
Darcy Ward trial: Girl "was up for it", court told
8:46am Thursday 17 May 2012
THE Darcy Ward sex assault trial has been told the alleged victim consented and “looked like she was enjoying it”.
Darcy Ward trial: Jury retires to consider their verdict
1:28pm Monday 21 May 2012
A JURY has retired to consider its verdict in the sex assault trial of speedway star Darcy Ward.
Darcy Ward trial: Speedway star says girl ‘wanted action’
9:11am Friday 18 May 2012
ONE of the world’s top speedway riders has taken to the stand to defend himself against allegations of sexual assault.
Darcy Ward trial: Speedway star's 'sex assault filmed on mobile phone', court hears
9:50am Thursday 10 May 2012
TOP speedway star Darcy Ward sexually assaulted a teenage girl who was visiting Dorset to watch Poole Pirates, a court heard.
Darcy Ward trial: ‘Girl, 17, had sex as defendants watched’ claim
10:30am Wednesday 16 May 2012
THE alleged victim of a sex assault by speedway star Darcy Ward had sex with another man while Ward and a teenage boy were in the room, a court heard.
Darcy Ward trial: Officer tells court of hotel bedroom scene
10:35am Tuesday 15 May 2012
A POLICE officer described a visit to a hotel bedroom after an alleged sexual assault by Poole Pirates star Darcy Ward.
Darcy Ward trial: Speedway star not guilty of sexual assault
2:43pm Tuesday 22 May 2012
Speedway star Darcy Ward has been found not guilty of sexual assault.
Updated: Darcy Ward trial: Teenager can't remember being sexually assaulted, court hears
9:20am Friday 11 May 2012
A TEENAGER can’t remember being sexually assaulted in a hotel room by speedway star Darcy Ward during a visit to Dorset to watch Poole Pirates, a court heard yesterday.
Speedway star Darcy Ward fled police while drunk and on drugs
6:30am Thursday 21 February 2013
SPEEDWAY star Darcy Ward has been convicted of fleeing police on a motorbike while under the influence of drink and drugs, according to reports.