Media Uk' have been covering speedway since 1970. The man in charge
"Ken Burnett" first started his career in sports journalism covering
the Eastbourne Eagles speedway team when he used to phone through results &
Scorers to the Daily Mirror from Eastbourne (a friend of his worked for the
Mirror but was not a speedway fan, so gave him the job so he didn’t have to go!
First started as a "Freelance reporter" for the Eastbourne News in
1986, and was "head hunted" by the Eastbourne Gazette & Herald
and ended up doing all 3 papers, plus the match day programme for Russell
Lanning in 1986 & 87.
joined Southern Television in 1986 after offering them some film footage that
he had shot. Ken has been supplying footage to ITV ever since on a
says " I am now officially contracted to Meridian Television part of the ITV
Network as a speedway correspondent and footage supplier including news footage
and is in his 31st year with them!
have also provided footage and reports, Commentary and interviews for Sky
Sports, Soccer AM Allsports, TV12, Solent television based on the Isle of Wight
and Motors Television based in Paris, the BBC Television including film work
for the Sports Personality of the Year, BBC Television A Question of Sport, BBC
TV Oxford and also for Williams TV based in Maidstone Kent, TSN Sport News,
covering football for Sky Television & ITV. I was also a
interviewer for BBC Radio Oxfords Planet Speedway to provide interviews on a
regular bases", and was host of a weekly speedway programme for both TV12
and Solent TV and also provided interviews and match commentary.
now "Freelance" for several magazines and Newspapers including the
Southampton Daily Echo, The Hertfordshire Mercury and the BackTrack, and
Speedway Star, magazine on a regular
bases. I was also joint Author of the book 75 Years of Eastbourne
speedway, which was published in May 2006".
highlights was providing "Live Professional Commentary" for The
Premier league Speedway Riders Championship for Motors TV.
I provide reports, pictures and film footage for Rye House Speedway, and The
Herts Mercury newspaper. T2TV have been covering sporting events for 31
years, using up to date state of the art cameras and editing equipment.
Their clients include Meridian
Television, BBC Television, Motors TV , Sky Sports, Soccer AM, All Sports, BT
Sport, Solent TV, BBC Planet Speedway, Artifex.TV and many others.
T2TV are now at the for front of Television News reels, they really are
the Professionals Choice. From BBC Sports Personality of the Year,
Question of sport.
saw us start recording all Charlton Athletic home matches (and a few away),
this involves producing a weekly highlights programme and full match
program which are Broadcast on the Charlton player and website.
Working alongside the vastly experienced Pete Hill, Terry Smith as
co-commentator, cameraman and interviewer and now does match day commentary.