GOLF: Brave Tydd duo raise a grand sum

Natasha Nichols and Lauren Buckingham.
Natasha Nichols and Lauren Buckingham.

Tydd St Giles Golf Club duo Natasha Nichols and Lauren Buckingham recently took part in a sponsored parachute jump in aid of the Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital – and raised an impressive £1,503.

The girls would like to thank their friends and family, Tydd St Giles Golf Club members and also the club’s staff for the generous support they received.

Results: Men’s section: South Lincolnshire Scratch League A – Tydd St Giles 2 Greetham Valley 4 (Link Gostic & Clive Barber lost 2&1, Andy Betts & Malcolm Stead lost 2 down, Tim Hines & John Tyler lost 4&2, Leigh Chapman & Luke Stannard won 6&5, Lee Willis & Ken Doughty lost 3&1, Kevin Goude & Tom Brooks won 3&1).

South Lincolnshire Scratch League: Result – Thorney Lakes 4.5, Tydd St Giles 1.5 (Paul Elsey & Phil Tilney lost 7&5, Dan Newell & Ben Dennis lost 5&4, Dan Ball & Neil John lost 3&2, Paul Amos & Josh Chaplain-Barton lost 6&5, Garry Fitzjohn & Grant Rider won 4&3, Keith Jakings & Andy Sleath halved).

Seniors’ section: Tydd St Giles Seniors 4 March GC 2 (Steve Hart & Tony Petch won 5&4, Ken Parker & Brian Gough won 4&3, Brian Newby & Russell Doy lost 2&1, Kerbad Daboo & Trevor Sewell won 1 up, Paul Jackson & Terry Sambridge lost 2&1, Noel Bratt & Salvatore DiBella won 3&2. Nearest to the pin – Chris Bateman).

Seniors’ Stableford Trophy competition: Division One – 1st Tom Jolly 40 points; 2nd Lee Smith 39 points; 3rd Ron Colledge 35 points.

Division Two – 1st Del Marsh 39 points; 2nd Sid Haxell 37 points; 3rd Trevor Sewell 36 points.

Division Three – 1st Brian Knights 32 points; 2nd John Gamble 31 points; 3rd David Truluck 30 points,

Division Four – 1st Anthony Petch 35 points (ocb); 2nd Ken Sherry 35 points; 3rd Trevor Hunt 33 points.