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  •   Just days after signing up as a member of Leighton Buzzard golf club, 35-year-old Dean Oakley hit the shot amateur golfers dream of – a hole in one. Dean was playing only his third round since joining the Plantation Road club when his sweetly struck nine-iron shot on the 150-yard Par 3 11th ended up in the cup. Bletchley based Dean, a 14-handicap golfer after 15 years in the sport, was accompanied by club director

  • Sport England’s Return to Play Resources Sport England have produced guidance that will support sector partners, grassroots clubs, community groups and other providers of sport and physical activity to make sure they have the tools they need to welcome back staff, volunteers, members and participants when it is safe to do so. The guidance is available here: https://www.sportengland.org/how-we-can-help/coronavirus/return-play Support available includes: Inclusion and accessibility guidance – helping you to understand the government guidance for different groups, how

  • A 78-year-old Leighton Buzzard golfer with dodgy knees and a 23 handicap has astounded playing colleagues by hitting TWO holes-in-one in the space of a week. Retired bookie Geoff Dimmock achieved the double-ace feat on the same hole at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road golf course where he has been a member for almost 30 years. The Linslade-based former milkman creamed a five-wood to hole-in-one on Leighton’s 160 yard Par 3 second…and seven days later, last

  • We are delighted to announce that we have won the much coveted and highly prestigious <Rugby World Magazine> Team of The Year award for 2019/20! We feature in July’s magazine which hits your favourite newsagent/supermarket this morning  – get down there and pick up a copy (and one for your mum, nan, aunty, you get the message!) It is fair to say that the 2019/20 season, albeit truncated, was far from ordinary. Dominating Midlands 2 East

  • Please be advised that the Leighton Linslade District Sports Council AGM will be held on Monday 29th June at 7:30pm, and due to the social distancing restrictions currently in place, this will be virtual via a video conference with details of this to follow shortly. We are aware that this is not ideal and some members may not have the means to connect to a video conference, and for those members we welcome in advance any

Leighton Linslade Sports Council

Welcome to Leighton Linslade Sports Council website. Our aim is to Educate, Promote and Influence for all sports in Leighton Buzzard, Linslade and District.

We are run by volunteers from all our member clubs.

All clubs in the town are welcome to join the council and support our efforts to provide sport for as many residents as possible.


• Promotion

• Encourage/increase promotion of sports club in Leighton Buzzard area

• Influence

• Seek to influence all local authorities to support sport in Leighton Linslade

• Educate

• Offer sports-related educational opportunities