Bromsgrove Motorcycle Club helps Arthur toast his 90th

By Connie Osborne Monday 14 July 2014 Updated: 17/07 23:48

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Buy photos » Steve Coley and Neil Cook from Bromsgrove Motorcyle Club took 90-year-old Arthur Danks out for the day. (s)

BROMSGROVE Motorcycle Club took a 90-year-old on the ride of his life for his birthday.

Arthur Danks from Redditch, hit the roads in a side car as part of a surprise organised by friend Sue Pearce.

She contacted the club after the motorcyclist enthusiast stopped riding because of his deteriorating eyesight.

Riders Steve Coley and Neil Cook then surprised him on the day and took him out for free.

Mrs Pearce said: “He had a brilliant day and he was over the moon. I couldn’t think of anyone who deserves it more.”

Residents are invited to join the club which meets at Wychbold British Legion every other Monday.

For more on the Bromsgrove Motorcycle Club, email phillippurkiss@hotmail.com or call 01527 578651.

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