The 1957 Southern Area League was the fourth season of the Southern Area League but the first as the regional second tier of speedway racing in the United Kingdom for Southern British teams.[1]


California Poppies were no longer competitors with the promotion and nickname moving to Aldershot. who had no track in the previous season had found a home at Rayleigh

were the champions. [2]

Final table

Team PL W D L Pts
12 8 0 4 16
Eastbourne Eagles 12 6 0 6 12
Rye House Roosters 12 5 0 7 10
Aldershot Poppies 12 5 0 7 10

See also

List of United Kingdom Speedway League Champions


  1. ^ "Historic league tables". Speedway Archive.
  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2012-07-12.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)