The South West Veteran Ladies’ Golf Association Autumn Field Day held at Long Sutton GC
The South West Veteran Ladies’ Golf Association Autumn Field Day was held at Long Sutton Golf Club in Somerset on Tuesday 20th September 2016.
The event was played in overcast but mild conditions with a field of 92 entries from 25 Clubs throughout the South West.
We are most grateful to Long Sutton for their kind hospitality; very warm welcome & assistance they gave us both on the day, & beforehand. Many ladies said they had never played the course before, & would look forward to returning to play again.
The raffle & jigsaw puzzles, donated by Gwen Clarke, raised £208 in aid of the Air Ambulance.
The prizes were presented by June Mills, President of Somerset Senior Ladies’ Golf Association.
Silver Division 1st Gwen Clarke Long Sutton
2nd Marian Hurley Bridport
3rd Anne Norman Exeter
Bronze Division 1 1st Sarah Tatchell Sherborne
2nd Pat Greenfield Fingle Glen
3rd Anne Franklyn Tiverton
Bronze Division 2 1st Jane Dowling Bridport
2nd Sue Bond Downes Crediton
3rd Jenny Davis Wells
The Fulford Bowl, for the Overall Winner was presented to Sarah Tatchell of Sherborne. The VV’s Cup (70+), went to Sue Harrop of Wheathill, & the prize for VVV’s (80+) was won by Muriel Giles from Bude.
Congratulations to all the prize winners & many thanks to everyone for taking part & making it such a memorable day for our last event, before the SWVLGA in Somerset hand over to Cornwall for the next two years.
Congratulations to Caroline Lumley-Frank - County Seniors Vice President
Long Sutton Golf Club is proud to announce that our lady member Caroline Lumley-Frank will take up the role of County Seniors Vice President from November 2016 and President from November 2017. This is indeed an honour for both Caroline and our club. We wish her every success in this prestigious role.
Lady Captain's Day
Best Dressed - Sylvie (photo right) Click to view all 10 images...
Best Dressed Team & 3rd prize in Joker Bowmaker - Christine, Anne & Chris (& Silver Nearest the Pin).
Best 'coordinated' Team - Jennie, Carole & Hilary
Special prize for Aideen (centre) for wearing everything all around the course!
1st prize - Joker Bowmaker- Joce, Eileen & Angela.
The winners with their prizes.
3rd prize in Joker Bowmaker - Sally, Joan and Judy.
Bronze Nearest the Pin - Bridget (centre).
Special Prize!! Eliza, Christine & Marion.
44 ladies played in this charity event on a glorious sunny day. The charity day was in aid of Arthritis UK . Teams of 3 competed in a bowmaker team event, two scores to count. The theme of the day was waiters, chefs and waitresses hence many a bow tie, waist coat, chef's hats and aprons were seen around the course.
Winning team with 95 points - Joce Dunevein, Eileen Arundell, Angela Body.
2nd with 91points - Judy Richards, Sally Morrice, Joan Bond.
3rd with 85 pts b9 - Anne Agnew, Christine Coates, Chris Jowett.
Bronze - Bridgit Caddy.
Silver - Chris Jowett.
The event was followed by a lovely 2 course meal.
The day was brilliantly planned by Sandra, our Lady Captain.
Lady Captains Away Day
30 ladies travelled to Thornbury Golf Club Bristol for the Lady Captain's away day.The weather was very kind to us as the ladies played in a team bowmaker 2 scores to count.
1st Joce Dunevein , Judith Bailey , Carole Lancaster - 83 points.
2nd Val Fraser, Eileen Arundell, Anne Simpson - 78points
3rd Christine Coates, Caroline Hunter, Mary Marshall - 75points back9.
It was lovely to have some of our new lady members join us for the day and the winning teams included new members.
The day was completed with a 2 course meal and the M5 was also kind to us too, no long hold ups, a little slow on the return.
Thank you Sandra for organising a great day away.
Where shall we go next l hear the ladies say?
- August 2018
- July 2018
- June 2018
- May 2018
- April 2018
- March 2018
- February 2018
- January 2018
- December 2017
- November 2017
- October 2017
- September 2017
- August 2017
- July 2017
- June 2017
- May 2017
- April 2017
- March 2017
- January 2017
- December 2016
- November 2016
- October 2016
- September 2016
- August 2016
- July 2016
- June 2016
- May 2016
- April 2016
- March 2016
- October 2015