Victory for Bill and Ruth

Bill and Ruth Preston took first prize in the Broom Memorial, an open mixed foursomes competition, held at Chesterfield Golf Club.

The Prestons claimed first place with a net score of 67.

Chris Shaw and Pat Ridge came second with a net score of 71.5 and John and Lynn East third with a 72. The best gross was a 77 achieved by Ian and Sheila Gretton.

The Dick Harrison Trophy, a stableford major competition, was hotly contested by 140 competitors.

The winner, with a score of 40 points and a better back nine was Matt Lawrie, pushing John Wall (40pts) into second place and D Nicholls into third place with 39 points.