Category Archives: Deaths

Val Andrew

More sad News. Val Andrew, wife of ex-president Mike Andrew, passed away on Sunday 26th May. Val had been a member since 1988. The club sends sincere condolences to Mike and his family.

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Bob Palmer

We received the sad news that Bob passed away early today (25/05/2024). Bob passed in his sleep with his family around him. Our sincere condolences go to Enid and family.

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Mike Bailey

A difficult post to write! Mike Bailey, a member since 1996 and son of our President, Rob Bailey, passed away at the end of February after suffering a brain haemorrhage in early November. Mike leaves a wife, Emma, and two very young children – Holly & Oliver. Our sincere condolences go to Rob, Gill & […]

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Alma Norris

Alma sadly passed away in the early hours of this morning.The club sends its condolences to her daughter, Heather, son-in-law, John and son, Neil.

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Maurice Green

Maurice sadly passed away over Christmas aged 93. Maurice held many posts in the club but will be remembered  by most as our timekeeper for many years.

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Ray McCarthy 1931-2022

We have just heard the sad news that Ray McCarthy has passed away. Ray joined the club in 1949 and until 3 or 4 years ago was a regular on our Wednesday runs. Ray had a major stroke and spent the last few years of his life in a nursing home. Our sympathy goes out […]

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Geoff Mathieu 1946-2020

We’ve just heard the sad news that Geoff Mathieu passed away at his home in Kent last week. Geoff won the Peace Memorial Trophy in 1963 but was then riding for Nova CC. Geoff had lived in Kent for many years. No further details are known at the moment.

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Joe Pilling

We have just heard that Joe Pilling passed away last week.

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Dave Cane 1941 – 2020

We have just heard the sad news that Dave Cane passed away this morning after a short illness.  

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Reg Potter 1937 – 2018

We have just received the sad news that Reg passed away on the 29th August at his home in Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. Reg’s working life was spent in banking interspersed with military service in the RAF as an air traffic controller at St. Mawgan in Cornwall. The club sends it condolences to his wife, Ann […]

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  • New Club Captain

  • We have a new club captain! Terry Crosswell has agreed to take over the post from Phil! Thank you Terry.
    Terry would appreciate suggestions for destinations and offers to lead rides. He can be contacted through the Contact form.