Golf Club players raise more than £4,000 for charity
annual Brean Golf Club presentation night took place in the newly-refurbished
Tavern at Brean Leisure Park on Friday (February 24th) where a cheque
for over £4,000 was presented to the Captain's charity of
the year, Prostate Cancer UK.
80 club members and guests attended the event, enjoying an excellent
carvery before settling back to learn who had won what over the
last 12 months.
25 trophies were presented including The Golfer of the Year award
which went to Roger Vaughan after his successful year on the course.
final two awards were made to the respective club champions as Suzanne
Hatfield collected the Ladies Championship for a third time and
Steve Bateman took possession of the Men's Club Championship Trophy
for a seventh time.
Captain Andy Thomas also took to the microphone to share some of
the memories of his year in office and thank some special people
who helped him greatly along the way.
also had the pleasure of presenting a cheque for £4,118.27
raised by the members to Trevor Rogers from Prostate Cancer UK.
thanked the members for their efforts and stated that it was the
biggest single cheque he had received for the Charity in his time
in the role he carries out for them. He added that the money would
be put to excellent use to provide support for patients when they
receive a diagnosis and subsequent treatment for the disease.
also recalled the previous time he had spoken to the club membership
back in May after the Captain's Charity Day.
was pleased to hear that his advice on that day had been taken about
taking a trip to your GP to get checked out and that two members
are currently undergoing treatment following early diagnosis of
having Prostate Cancer.
Pictured: Suzanne Hatfield (2016 Ladies Captain), Trevor Rogers
(Prostate Cancer UK) and Andy Thomas (2016 Club Captain)