Richmond Golf Club captains raise money for charity

Joan Paterson.

Richmond Golf Club was basked in sunshine for the annual celebrations for both the lady and gents captains on June 25 and 26 respectively.

Joan Paterson, this year’s lady captain at Richmond chose the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee as her theme and more than 30 lady members did her proud with many dressing up in regal splendour.

Joan said she had a great day and thanked all the ladies for participating.

The event raised £236, which will be shared by Joan’s chosen charities of the Butterwick Hospice and the Friends of Garget Walker House, Richmond.

The results from the golf on the day were:

Div 1

  • 1st: Claire Bateman 48 points
  • 2nd: Ruth Lightfoot 45 points

Div 2

  • 1st: Penny Holroyd 49 points
  • 2nd: Pauline Box 48 points

Div 3

  • 1st: Rebecca Ellis 63 points
  • 2nd: Sheila Sadler 62 points

9 hole competition

  • 1st Lesley Gray 32 points
  • 2nd Mel Dickinson 28 points

Putting competition won by Vicky Mathers.

Nearest the line won by Vicky Johnson.

Mick Campbell, the 2022 gents captain at Richmond, celebrated with almost 100 golfers enjoying his special day in the golfing year.

Mick raised £300 for his chosen fund which was the golf club infrastructure.

Gents results:

Division 1

  • 1st Place – Martin Atkinson – 39 Points (CB)
  • 2nd Place – Conor Smith – 39 Points
  • 3rd Place – Lee Coward – 38 Points

Division 2

  • 1st Place – Alan Simpson – 42 Points
  • 2nd Place – John Bowes – 40 Points
  • 3rd Place – Neil Sivyer – 39 Points