Racers on the start line in September 1993.

PHOTOS: Racing at Oliver's Mount in Scarborough in the 1990s

The news that racing will return to the Scarborough circuit later this year has been warmly welcomed by motorcycling fans around the country - here's a look back to action from more than 20 years ago.

These photos from the Scarborough News archives show events at Oliver's Mount in the mid 1990s. To read more about what is to come in 2019, click here.

Good weather brought crowds to the meeting in May 1996.

1. Oliver's Mount in the 1990s

Good weather brought crowds to the meeting in May 1996.
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Lee Pullen in action in April 1995's meeting at the track - but he crashed out of the action in race nine.

2. Oliver's Mount in the 1990s

Lee Pullen in action in April 1995's meeting at the track - but he crashed out of the action in race nine.
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Allan McDonald leads the field coming into the farm bends in the 1995 Cock of the North race.

3. Oliver's Mount in the 1990s

Allan McDonald leads the field coming into the farm bends in the 1995 Cock of the North race.
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Oliver's Mount favourite Barry Sheene interviewed by a commentator in Scarborough in 1996.

4. Oliver's Mount in the 1990s

Oliver's Mount favourite Barry Sheene interviewed by a commentator in Scarborough in 1996.
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