Johnny Clark

at Kings Club c1980s

Do you remember Johnny Clark? Did you see him at Kings? Please comment below,

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  • I remember Johnny Clark.

    I used to waitress at Kings Club and he was the Dj at the beginning of the evening. A very funny act with a rubber chicken was one of his funny antics.

    By cia (25/08/2015)
  • I was johnny clarks cleaner. He would introduce me then say she got a good voice maybe we should let her sing. Here she is Zena my cleaner  I would belt out a song and get a good response from the audience. They would catch me outside and say you should take it up as a profession. That’s what I did for a job. So it was all in good fun. Loved John his a legend 

    By Zena Simmons (05/10/2017)
  • i used to go to kings club and the piano bar alot in the 70s. meny memories of johnny clark. a good entertainer

    By Gary Casson (07/10/2017)
  • Do you remember me ? You was my Best Man!

    By Rob Blayney (13/12/2017)
  • Would like to know where JOHNNY Clarke is now , any ideas
    Had many laughs and good times at the kings club in the fabulous 80s

    By Kevin Gooding (05/07/2020)
  • I used to work at the lighthouse record shop on Canvey early 80’s Johnny used to buy his 7″ singles from me, such a great guy, so funny & totally charming.
    Good Times x

    By Lorraine meecham (12/07/2020)
  • Was Johnny Clark related to the Clarks who lived on the Parkway during WW11? I had a good friend, Bill Clark who lived there during the 40’s and 50’s, just wondering!

    By Gerald Hudson (13/07/2020)
  • Many a good night at the Kings watching Johnny. Mick Hawkins and I use to go in through the back door of the piano bar.

    By Andy Payne (30/12/2020)
  • I think Johnny now looks after the entertainment at Langdon Hills golf club.

    By Andy Payne (30/12/2020)
  • I’m afraid he passed away today 😔 to Covid
    RIP mate xxx

    By Geoff Jukes (19/01/2021)
  • Just found out. Such a waste. He was a legend at Kings.
    RIP Johnny. 😢

    By Andy Payne (19/01/2021)
  • He was a Great Compare and Funny man !
    He also Dj on a Saturday night!
    Sunday afternoon he would do his funny man acts.
    He was a one off never to be forgotten!
    R I P

    By John Webster (19/01/2021)
  • So sad to hear this news. A part of my growing up at kings. He was a natural entertainer. Me and my friends still use some of his gags to this day! My thoughts are with his family at this time. 😢

    By Paul Webster (19/01/2021)
  • So sad to learn the passing of Johnny he was a legend in his own right with the Gang show and entertained us all for many happy years
    R.I.P.

    By Darren Nafi (19/01/2021)
  • Very sad. A canvey legend. May he RIP

    By Tracy bowen (19/01/2021)
  • A friend and good neighbour. RIP Johnny.

    By John Bruty (20/01/2021)
  • My dad used to work the doors at kings Johnny said to me that he knew him which was lovely to hear as I lost my dad young xx I no Johnny from langsdon hills golf so sad to hear of his passing lovely man xxxx

    By Angela Hills (20/01/2021)
  • Johnny was my cousin. To say I am gutted by his loss is an understatement. When we were kids, my sister and I used to so look forward to his visits to our family’s home every Christmas and at other times. He was our hero, and was always the life and soul of the party even in his teen years, a natural comedian even then.

    He was a very kind, confident, adventurous and outgoing person, with an incredible, often cheeky, sense of humour – and very much the kind of person I would have liked to have been, if I could.

    To answer an older question from those listed above, Johnny’s family came from south-east London, and I don’t know of any connection to a Clark family at Parkway.

    He’ll be most sadly missed by everyone who knew him.

    By Steve Clark (21/01/2021)
  • I knew Johnny in the 1980’s. We moved to Cornwall and he visited us here, he will be sadly missed and my thoughts go to his lovely wife Trudy and family.

    By Kim Miller (24/01/2021)
  • A great Loss – RIP
    shep Woolley

    By JOHN WOOLLEY (16/02/2021)
  • I am shocked to hear about Johnnys passing.i worked with him at Kings and wrote his song for him.RIP mate. Dave and Julie Stanleyx

    By Dave Stanley (22/02/2021)
  • Has anyone got the KINGS song? That was a great memory from some amazing years. RIP 🙏

    By Mark North (23/02/2021)
  • Hi Mark North.About the Kings song re your comment.I actually wrote Hesawally and the Kings song and I’m quite sure you’ll get a copy on ebay

    By David Stanley (25/02/2021)
  • I am 53 and known Johnny since I was 15 , went to so many of his nights over kings .. he then became a regular customer of my dads shop Crocketts in benfleet for so many years …
    When he came in he always had a distinctive cologne , my dad said he liked it , next time he came In he had bought my dad the cologne … that was the kind of man he was …
    All the years I new him he was just the same person from back In The day ..
    You will always be remembered for the gentleman you were …
    Sending love to your family
    Love Linda , Claire and Michael Crockett xxx

    By Claire cable (07/09/2021)

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