Winged Words

Winged Words is the long established print magazine of West Kent CTC. The 1st Issue was in July 1929 which can be found in the archive.  See :- Archives – Winged Words Archive. The archive is fairly complete especially for later years.

Winged Words is issued every 2 months, either as a full issue or an update depending on how much copy has been contributed.


There are various common sections to each issue.

  1. Editorial                     :
  2. From the Secretary  :
  3. Rides List                  : Local group rides scheduled for the next two months. Also see :- Runs List
  4. With the Groups      : Reports of recent local group rides.
  5. Elevenses                   : Short articles of interest.
  6. Features                     : Longer articles of interest.
  7. Off the Bike               : Non bike related articles.


All members of West Kent CTC are encouraged to submit articles that may be of interest to others.

Please send your articles to


Winged Words is posted to subscribers every two months.

To become a Registered Reader costs £15.50p for 6 issues (pro rata) by cheque/bank credit.

Cheques should be made payable to CTC/WKDA and sent to Richard Bush, 315 Crofton Road, Orpington, BR6 8EZ


  1. R.B. Interiors

New advertisers are always welcome. If you know of a business which would be interested  please let Richard Bush know.

Recent Editions

Volume 47 No 6 – December 2021/January 2022

Volume 48 No 1 – February/March 2022

Volume 48 No 2 –  Update – April/May 2022

Volume 48 No 3 – Summer Special 2022

Volume 48 No 4 – Update November/December 2022



See Archive/Winged Words Archive

Editorial Team

Editor               : Robert Watt       Tel:  07572 006 511

Distribution    : Colin Atkins       Tel: 0208 460 3447

Finance/Subs : Richard Bush          Tel: 01689 856 785

Tech Support : Chrissa Woodhouse   Tel: 07769 902 206