Patron’s Day at Crowborough Beacon

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David Smythe (L) & Harry Reed (R) Winners of Patron’s Day with our Patron, David Harmer

Patron’s Day at Crowborough Beacon Golf Club is always a popular event and this year was no exception.  60 pairs were playing for the Patron’s Day Cup at this fine course presented in excellent condition.


The Captains receives a warm welcome from Crowborough and this along with the excellent catering by Richard Townsend and his capable team makes it a perfect day out.


CBGC Captain Richard Hemsley welcomed everybody before prize giving and our Patron, David Harmer presented the prizes.


The winners with 45 points were David Smythe and Harry Reed of Cottesmore.

Runners Up with 44 point (22 back 9) were Colin Bennett and Ray Akehurst from Dale Hill.

Third with 44 points (20 points back 9) were Mick Stacey and Trevor Pigram of Cottesmore and fourth another Cottesmore pair, Nigel Powell & Ed Whiffin with 43 points.


Nearest the pin on the 6th was won by Andy Rogers of Dyke Golf Club and on the 13th by Stuart Wallace of Worthing.


Thanks went to Honorary Secretary,  Mark Terry for his organisation and to the starters, Ian Jaggard & John Benoy.  Ian also kindly helped Mark by checking scorecards.

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