Golfers raise £2,000 for hospital

Taptain Golf Club captain Andy Beardsley with Lynn Elliott
Taptain Golf Club captain Andy Beardsley with Lynn Elliott

Kind-hearted Tapton Golf Club members have chipped in to raise more than £2,000 for the special babycare unit at Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Tapton captain Andy Beardsley is pictured presenting a cheque for £2,035 to Lynn Elliott who thanked members for their support over the years.

Meanwhile, Jamie Booth won the April Junior Medal at Chesterfield Golf Club.

His winning score was a gross of 77 nett 69, runner up James Wadsworth gross 80 nett 74.

The Ladies silver division played last year’s trophy winners at Mickleover, unfortunately Chesterfield ladies lost four and won one.

Chesterfield hosted the DVLGA Inter County Captain’s Day, the weather was kind and did not rain but it was extremely cold. The silver division team were the winners.

The ladies bronze team played Chapel away on Thursday afternoon, resulting in a 4-1 win for Chesterfield.