Rain

Rain

max temp: 5°C

min temp: 2°C

Search

Stowmarket charity golf day is a swinging success with over £6,000 raised

Paul Evans, Justin Alexander and Jimmy Hitter receiving the 2017 Terry Cook Memorial Golf Trophy. Picture: STOWMARKET LIONS

Paul Evans, Justin Alexander and Jimmy Hitter receiving the 2017 Terry Cook Memorial Golf Trophy. Picture: STOWMARKET LIONS

Archant

More than £6,000 was raised for a hospital charity at the successful Stowmarket Lions golf day, held on Friday, June 9.

Organiser Gary Nunn (right) presents awards at the event. Picture: STOWMARKET LIONS Organiser Gary Nunn (right) presents awards at the event. Picture: STOWMARKET LIONS

The Terry Cook Memorial Charity Cup, staged at Stowmarket Golf Club, was in aid of the West Suffolk Hospital My Wish Charity – which supports 91 individual funds across the hospital.

The Rainbow Unit and dementia appeal Forget-me-not were the two receiving funds from money raised at the event, which saw 24 teams battle it out for the charity trophy.

Chartered accountancy firm Gascoynes – Chris Reeve, Paul Evans, Justin Alexander and Jimmy Hitter – ended as overall winners with an impressive score of 120.

The Plus Fours, consisting of Keith Alexander, Peter Dentry, Chris Smith and Martin Dentry, won the accolade for best dressed team, pipping previous years’ winners Abba to the award.

Best dressed team The Plus Fours - Keith Alexander, Peter Dentry, Chris Smith and Martin Dentry - face the camera. Picture: STOWMARKET LIONS Best dressed team The Plus Fours - Keith Alexander, Peter Dentry, Chris Smith and Martin Dentry - face the camera. Picture: STOWMARKET LIONS

Stowmarket Lion Gary Nunn, organiser of the golf day, praised the fabulous generosity and support from sponsors and players at the event.

Could you offer a home to one of these cats and dogs at the Blue Cross centre in Wherstead?

Cheeky elves, miniature Santas and a cute Christmas pudding were just some of the guests at a series of festive celebrations in Suffolk last week.

Natalie Lewis-Hoyle was found dead on Friday.

A ferocious and hungry computer-generated giant, a dance-off between villain and hero and an all-star cast – what more could you want from a Christmas pantomime?

Find out if you have scooped Saturday night’s Lotto jackpot. All the draws for December 16, 2017 are listed below:

It was billed as one of the most unpredictable finals in years, but who took the Strictly crown?

Suffolk singer will perform on the Strictly stage

Staff and customers of Ipswich estate agency Marks and Mann have helped collect more than 200 charity shoeboxes to brighten up Christmas for children across the world who are deprived during the festive season.

A woman was killed in a road accident at Wix near Harwich at Saturday lunchtime.

A police car ended up on its side after knocking down a low garden wall of a house in Norwich Road, Ipswich, on Saturday lunchtime.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24