This site is not an official website for the track shown here and is neither approved or endorsed by the stadium. I am indebted to Richard English for the scans of badges on this page.

The greyhound stadium in the Cumbrian town of Workington was on Lonsdale Park at the West Cumberland Stadium and situated at 3° 32' W 54° 38' N. It opened in the early 1930s and had a circumference of 440 yards. It operated as an independent track, running sprints over 320 yards, Standard races over 530 yards and distance races over 760 yards.

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The track organised seasonal principal races with Easter Sweepstakes and Christmas Handicaps. However, the main race at the track was the Workington Derby held each September. It closed for the final time in 1999.
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This section gives a comprehensive picture of the badges produced by the track throughout the ages, but only provides the briefest of glimpses of its history. For those wishing to undertake further research we can recommend a visit to where further reading can be undertaken.

If you have rare Workington badges and artefacts for sale then email