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  • Design engineer Chris Hawkins could be forgiven for thinking Lady Luck was in pandemic lockdown after missing out by the narrowest of margins in three competitions in the space of a month at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road golf club. But he buried the bogey with a near-flawless performance in Leighton’s September Midweek stableford last Wednesday, beating 121 club colleagues for top spot with a 40 point haul. Chris only took up playing golf seriously at

  • Three trophies have been up for grabs in the space of 10 days, with almost 200 golfers pitching for silverware as Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road club plays catch-up on events cancelled due to the pandemic lock-down. Grant Tibbett and George Elford teamed up to win Saturday’s Captain’s Cup final with a 45 point haul, beating Joe Butlin and Christian Lester by two shots.  John Ager and Phil Coumbe took third place on countback from Ian

  • MINI AND JUNIOR RUGBY RETURNS THIS SUNDAY! We’ve missed you and can’t wait to welcome you back, please read the below to familiarise yourselves with arrangements. As I am sure you can appreciate, things will be slightly different to ensure we can offer the same great Leighton Buzzard Rugby experience in a safe and measured environment. We want you to come down and see what we have to offer and how we will be operating

  • A Leighton Buzzard golfer had a double celebration last week when he won his first club competition on his 28th birthday.   Fraser McJannett beat 174 other competitors to win the August Stableford at the Plantation Road club of which he has only been a member for six months.   The former Cedars student who is an estimator with a roofing company, carded 41 points despite four putting on the Par 3 14th, to win the

  • Hot-shot golfer Ed Stephenson blasted his way to a nine shot victory to complete a hat-trick of wins in Leighton Buzzard golf club’s Junior Championships in his final qualifying year. Now 18 years of age and a two-handicap golfer, Ed completed his two rounds of the Plantation Road course in a gross 149 shots, to beat runner-up Tyler Crosta by a comfortable margin. The current Captain of Leighton’s Junior Section, Ed will be ineligible for

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