Category Archives: Deaths

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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Ged Atkinson 1938 – 2017

Ged Atkinson passed away at home on the 15th September. Our sympathies go out to his wife, Lish and their daughters Claire and Janet. Ged’s funeral was held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 5th October. Family and friends joined Lish, Claire and Janet at The Unicorn afterwards. Ged had become a stalwart of the Sunday […]

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Shonagh Pomfret 1940 – 2015

Shonagh passed away on the 24th August. Our sincere condolences go to her husband, Bill.

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James Joseph (Jim) Mundell C.B.E 1931-2014

We have just received the sad news that Jim Mundell, a member since 1947, passed away on the 5th February. In 1948 Jim was the Junior Champion. The following year he set the club 10m record with 25:43 and two club tandem records with Frank Walsh – 30m in 1:6:24 & 50m in 1:52:53. In […]

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Peter Johnson 1934 – 2013

Peter Johnson a member since 1950 has died recently.

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Frank Walsh 1926 – 2013

Frank Walsh passed away on the 7th January 2013 after a short illness. He joined the club in 1948. The Funeral was on Friday 18th Jan at St Annes RC Church,  Ashton Old Road, Fairfield, Manchester. Donations to The British Heart Foundation http://www.bhf.org.uk/get-involved/donate.aspx Our sympathies go to his family.

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Harry Moore 1932 – 2012

Harry Moore sadly passed away on the 13th June. Harry was an ex. President of the Chesh having joined the Club in 1976 He will be missed by all who knew him. The Funeral service and committal were held at Manchester Crematorium on Thursday 21st June. The Chesh were well represented. Donations can be made to […]

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Bill Hollingsworth 1924 – 2011

We received the sad news today that Bill Hollingsworth passed away at home on the 5th December. He would have been 88 in January. Bill was a life member of the ‘Chesh’ and, until 2 days before his death, ran Meadows cycle shop in Cheadle. (As he had done for over 50 years!) He was the club’s […]

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Walter H Boothroyd 1922 – 2011

Walter Boothroyd has died recently. His funeral took place on Tuesday 22nd November at Stockport. Walter joined the club in 1947 winning the handicap competition in the same year. The club sends its deepest sympathy to his wife, Kathleen.

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  • 2018 Hill Climb Championship

    The Hill Climb Championships were held on Sunday 7th October on Long Hill.

    Fastest Chesh rider was Rob Bailey.

    See the result here.