Charity match honours Alf

Tydd St Giles charity golf
Tydd St Giles charity golf

Some 61 members of the Tydd St Giles Golf & Country Club Seniors and Ladies sections turned up on Tuesday last week to remember a member, Alf Bishop, who passed away just over a year ago by playing in a golf tournament in his memory.

A trophy had been purchased and donated for the occasion by Mr Geoff Sturdy with the condition that all monies raised were to be donated to the East Anglia Air Ambulance. Also present on the day were Mrs Marilyn Bishop and her son Paul both of whom donated the trophies to the winners as follows.

Ladies: Winner Mrs Val Sambridge nett 75, Runner-up Mrs Beryl Clay nett 76. Seniors: Winner Mr John Ormiston nett 66. Runner-up Mr Dennis Savory nett 68.

A cheque for £570 was presented to Marilyn Bishop by seniors captain, Mr Trevor Sewell, for presentation to the Air Ambulance.