VIDEO: Liam Carr, Berwick Bandits

Local teenager Liam Carr made his debut for Berwick Bandits against Redcar at the weekend.

And the local schoolboy got off to a winning start, by taking the chequered flag in his opening race.

Liam Carr at the Berwick Bandits press and practice night

Liam Carr at the Berwick Bandits press and practice night

He also went on to record another paid win later in the meeting, finishing with a score of six paid seven as Bandits won 57-37 in the opening leg of the Tweed-Tees Trophy challenge.

Afterwards, the Berwick schoolboy admitted to feeling nervous, but said his first race win had settled him down.