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LRSN Charity Golf Day raises £5200

On the 15th May 2015, Lincolnshire Rural Support Network (LRSN) and Woldmarsh Producers Ltd hosted our “Annual Charity Golf Day” at Blankney Golf Club, raising approximately £5,200 for LRSN.

The Charity Golf Day was in memory of Dick Patrick, OBE, a founder member of LRSN and instrumental in setting up the LRSN charity golf days that we still run today and a special award, the Dick Patrick Memorial Trophy, was introduced in his memory. 

Alison Twiddy, Project Manager for LRSN said “LRSN and Blankney Golf Club were two organisations that Dick held close to his heart and we were delighted to introduce this Memorial Trophy at Blankney Golf Club as an annual reminder of his legacy to us all.”

32 teams enjoyed the am am Stapleford competition, with delicious half way house refreshments provided by Witham Oil and Paint and then a 2 course meal in the club house where the winners of the competition- received their prizes.

Congratulations go to the following winners:

  • 1st: Team Name-Spaldings Ltd: David Fox, Steve Brown, Roger Chase, John Robinson

  • 2nd: Team Name: Finnegans Fiddle: Tom Finnegan, Alan Bancroft, John Dixon, Ray Farrey

  • 3rd: Team Name: Howarth Timber 2: Ben Cartwright, Mick Klug, Pete Klug, Colin Brand

  • 4th: Team Name: Wrawby Foursome: Dave Wright, Nigel Rowson, Robert Woosey, Ben Wright

  • Longest Drive: Jamie Burton - Breedon Aggregates

  • Nearest the Pin: Nik Fox- APS

  • Highest Scoring Lady - Carol Keene – Brancaster Hopefuls

  • Second Highest Scoring Lady – Sheena Read – Battles Birdies

  • Dick Patrick Memorial Trophy (awarded to the player with the highest individual Stapleford score) – Nigel Patrick

    Many thanks to everyone involved in the day and our sincere thanks to our loyal and generous sponsors on the day (see below) and to Blankney Golf Club for generously offering to host the event in memory of Dick.

  • Half Way House Refreshments: Witham Oil and Paint Ltd.

  • Golf Balls: Peacock and Binnington

  • Tee sponsors: NFU Mutual, Peter Winn Tyres Ltd., Forrester Boyd, Certas Energy, Jackson Buildbase, Cotehill Cheese, MKM Building Supplies, Witham Oil and Paint Ltd., Louth Tractors, Mole Country Stores, Pipers Crisps and Messrs. Nigel and John Patrick.

  • Prize sponsors:

1st Prize: Growhow

2nd Prize: GPC Industries Ltd

3rd Prize: FG Battle and Sons Ltd.

4th Prize: NFU Mutual

Nearest the Pin: BASF and Messrs. John and Nigel Patrick

The Longest Drive: BASF

The Dick Patrick Memorial Trophy: Fen Peas Ltd.

Raffle prize donations: Dupont, Calor, Jackson Bulidbase, Spaldings Ltd., Kingsway Tyres, Platts Harris, Dexel Tyres, Pipers Crisps