Aylesford and Malling Branch (1338)

registered charity no 1072357

Aylesford and Malling arrow Committee
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The Branch has an active membership, supported by the following committee members:

(amended after 25th AGM 12th  February 2020)


Gp Capt Patrick Tootal OBE DL
Vice PresidentMalcolm Bennett
Life Vice PresidentTed Bates
ChairmanGraham Grice
Vice Chairman

 Margaret Burton

Hon Secretary

Kevin Burston
Hon TreasurerTed Bates 
Hon Welfare OfficerJohn Billings MBE
Assistant Welfare Officer

Wings Appeal OrganiserGraham Grice
Membership Secretary

Graham Grice

Standard BearerMalcolm Bennett

Additional MembersPauline Bates  Jenny Lakeland
Co-opted Members

W Kent Region Rep.

Region  discontinued

 Founder Vice Chairman Robin Burton died on 1 December 2006. At the 2007 AGM  Margaret Burton accepted the nomination to take Robin's place as Vice Chairman.

Founder chairman Ted Bates , after 21 years in post,  stood down as Chairman at the 2017 AGM. He handed over to  Graham Grice and took on the role of Hon Sec in his place. At the 2020 AGM Ted retired as Hon Sec and was succeeded by Kevin Burston.Ted was appointed Life Vice President in recognition of his years of service.

Malcolm Bennett also stood down as Hon Welfare Officer and handed over to John Billings MBE. Malcolm was awarded Branch Life Membership in recognition of all his 20+ years of service. Sadly his beloved wife Marie , who served beside Malcolm for all those years as Assistant Welfare Officer, died unexpectedly in August 2019 following a routine hip operation. She is greatly missed.






Last Updated ( Saturday, 28 March 2020 )