Weekly news November 18th


Royston golfers welcomed in our new Club Captain this week – Wing Commander Alan Greenbank. At the latest Club AGM, Past Captain Chris Watson presented Alan with his Club tie and blazer. Both Alan and the Club are looking forward to a new era, which includes a new Chairman, John Kelly, Treasurer Steve McDonell and Professional, Luke Bailey. There are some new initiatives planned for the future, which with Members support, will see the Club move from strength to strength. As his final event, Chris Watson hosted the Captain’s Farewell game on Saturday. It was a good day for golf with many scoring well. For the Ladies Denise Moody came first with a nett 73, just ahead of Sandra Williams’ nett 74. In the Men’s Section Gav Wayne scored 43 points, just one ahead of Ben Geldart’s 42.Earlier in the week the Ladies Bogey competition was won by Jane Millership with -1, on count back from Sue Bidwell.Trevor Sweeting won the Thursday Roll Up with 39 points, ahead of Alan Evans’ 35 and the winner of the Senior’s Winter League game on Friday was Keith Taylor with 38 points, followed by David Marsh with 34.