A big thank you to everyone involved in the 4th Annual Charity Golf Day.
Around £3,000 was raised for Cransley Hospice with donations still coming in. The money raised came from the booking fee for playing, hole sponsorship, a raffle on the night and a silent auction. Additionally, David Clifford the clubs golf professional also challenged the players on the day to a “Nearest the Pin” competition on the 14th hole. This event alone raised £180.00.
Funds raised for Cransley Hospice.
This year’s charity is Cransley Hospice based in Kettering, Northamptonshire. Mary Hollands, from the charity, gave a short talk before the meal. She thanked everyone for being so generous both with their money and time. Mary highlighted the work that the charity does and the costs involved in providing the hospice service to the community.
Caroline Anstee, Managing Director of Anstee & Co. thanked everyone involved in the event but especially the team in the background who make the day happen. David Wylie and Brian Hildreth who adjudicated the scoring, Jane Lumley-Walker for organising and coordinating the event and The Team at Wellingborough Golf Club.
Who won the prizes?
The following were all winners on the day-
- Nearest The Pin:- Miles North-Clarke
- Ladies’ Longest Drive:- Jackie Mudd
- Men’s Longest Drive:- Dan Ashcroft
Team winner results:-
- Winners on 88 points:- The Swellies
- Second on 83 points:- IDS and Friends
- Joint third Place on 81 points:- Fore Tigers, Signature Home’s, Bryan Connellan and Pytchley Seconds.
Save the Date for next year’s charity golf day.
Caroline Anstee, Managing Director of Anstee & Co said-
“We are looking to build on the success of the event for next year. Thursday 3rd October 2019 is the date set, with the Charity Golf Day again being hosted by Wellingborough Golf Club. If you are interested in entering a team, sponsoring a hole or making a donation, then please contact the Kettering Office and ask for Jane.”
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