group pays tribute to biker after fatal accident
enthusiasts in Burnham-On-Sea have this week paid tribute to a
biker who has died in an accident.
Roy Barber, 64, of Bridgwater, died in the Timberscombe area of
Minehead following an incident on the A396 on a downhill section
of Cutcombe Hill at approximately 2.45pm Wednesday (Novermber
Hayward of Burnham Bike Knights said: "We would like to send
our deepest condolences to the family - he will be sadly missed
in the biking scene to those who knew him."
joint statement issued by Mr Barber's family added: "Adrian
was a devoted family man, he adored his three children, two grandchildren,
sisters and brothers, nieces and nephews."
will be sorely missed by all who knew him. He was always an active
man and had many hobbies and interests throughout his life, from
rugby, carnival, karate, squash, swimming, running and cycling."
most recent hobby was his new Matchless motorcycle which was his
pride and joy. It was the same make and model his father had owned
in the 1960's and had brought back many happy memories for him."
are still keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the
time who may have witnessed the collision and is able to help
our investigation. Anyone able to help is asked to contact the
collision investigation unit on 101.