Brooks first in windswept Stableford

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GOLF: Despite near gale force winds, 39 senior golfers played a Stableford match on Friday, February 4 at Buckingham Golf Club.

Taking into account the weather the results were superb.

The winning three all came in with 37 points and on countback the results were:

1st Allan Brooks, 2nd Geoff Vicke, 3rd Peter Jaggs, 4th John Middleton 36 points .

On February 5, 76 senior members and their partners sat down at their annual seniors dinner and a great time was had by all.

The official book on the 2011 PGA tour, donated by club captain Bill Dodds, was auctioned by Nick Thorne, seniors captain and raised £30 for the Club’s adopted Charity PACE .

The evening ended with a presentation to the outgoing seniors treasurer of 11 years, George Amos.

The position has been taken over by Nigel Preston.

On Sunday, February 6, 73 hardy souls braved heavy winds in a Stableford competition. Jack Goodger led the field home with an outstanding 43 points closely followed by Sean Ross on 42 points. Rick Kent with 38 points took third place on countback.