History of our Section
Kent Section was started in the mid
1980's by John Starkey. The Surrey
Coordinator was Ray Law. Ray used to arrange ride outs starting from
for both the Surrey
Section and Kent Section
members to attend.
time went on John arranged for the Kent
Section to meet at The Portobello Inn, West Kingsdown, on the second
of each month, along with Surrey
Holloway, Graham Blunden, Dave Jupp and Colin Day.
Jupp and Colin Day are still regular
attendees at our monthly meetings, but sadly John Starkey
tragically lost his
life in July 2001 after an accident on the M20.
With John no longer
Harmer offered to be the local Coordinator in order to keep the Kent
Starkey had been very keen to have a
VJMC presence at our local South-East Motorcycle Show at Detling.
many successes at this show, winning Best Club Stand several times and
individual class awards. This was only achieved with the full support
recently Paul Turk took up the role
of Coordinator for the Kent Section
and for the past few years has
many events and ride outs that have been very successful.
held on the first Thursday of each month.
Section will continue to move
forward with your valued support.