Giving money to charity is not the same thing as paying a membership subscriptions to a cycling club. British Cycling and LCC are charities, not cycling clubs. There needs to be a separate cycling club with a Treasurer who is willing to accept membership subscriptions from members of the club.
Although four people had signed up to the Good Friday ride to All Saints' Church, Tudeley there were only two of us who met up at Orpington Station for this ride. This was perhaps because our ride clashed with a Breeze one for men that went to the QE Park.