Paul Barrett is the managing director of a family owned motor dealership group in Kent. The group was founded in 1902 by his great-grandfather as a cycle repair business and adding motor car sales & repairs in 1904. He is the fourth generation of the family to be involved.
Paul was awarded the Honorary Freedom of the City of Canterbury in January 2015 and is a Kent Ambassador. He is actively involved with a number of local organisations and is also a trustee of the Canterbury Cathedral Trust and Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury.
Paul is an enthusiastic cyclist and founder member of the Canterbury Velo Club. In 2012 he was part of a group who cycled from Olympia in Greece to the Olympic Stadium in London to raise funds for Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex.
Vintage car enthusiast John Sheard had been to an auction preview at the Goodwood Festival of Speed and was on his way home.
Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust, Rochester City Airport, Maidstone Road, Chatham, Kent ME5 9SD
Charity no. 1021367 • A company limited by guarantee • Registered in England and Wales • Company no. 2803242
Air Ambulance Promotions Ltd • A wholly owned subsidiary company of Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust • Charity no. 1021367
Registered in England and Wales • Company no. 2674568