Successful Sandburn Golf Day
2014 Winners – The Expletives – l to r Dave Sawdon, Tim Pickard, Andy Craig-Smith & M Simmons
On a gloriously sunny late spring day, 212 golfers took part in Malton, Norton and District Lions Club’s Annual Sandburn Golf Day on Wednesday 21st May. With the first teams teeing off in the early morning and the last teams not returning to the club house before 8:00pm the weather was faultless throughout.
The prize winners were;
- First Prize – The Expletives (see photo) with 89 points
- Second Prize – North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue
- Third Prize – Webaspx
- Fourth Prize – Wolds Produce
- Ladies Winners – The team from Easingwold Golf Club
- Longest Drive – Rob Goodman and Kate Miller
- Nearest The Pin – Dave Bartlett
A special thank you to the main event sponsors – Atkin Motor Engineers, Swinton, Malton.
The following businesses also provided sponsorship on the day for which the Lions are very grateful;
A&J Stead – A&D Sturdy – Agronomy Supplies Ltd. – BATA – Ellis Patents Ltd. – Fitzwilliam Estates – Hardwick Agricultural Engineers Ltd. – JWP Creers – Malton Racing Association – Mortimers Ltd. – Pearsons&Ward – R Yates and Sons Ltd. – Robson Motors Services – Rounthwaite and Woodhead – Ryedale Garages Ltd. – Shepherd Group – T Elsey Ltd. – Tate-Smith – The Blue Bell Weaverthorpe – Thompsons Fertilizers Ltd. – Tyke 2000 Ltd.
The Sandburn Golf Day was run by Lions Andrew Thornton and Bill Thompson with the help of most of our club members, many of whom were present all day. On behalf of Malton Lions, Andrew would like to thank all those who entered teams, all those who played and all our sponsors for helping us to raise such a large amount of money for Lions Charities. Thank you.