MAYOR PRESENTS GRANTS TO TOWN SPORTS CLUBS

Town Mayor Councillor David Bowater has presented cheques totalling £2,731 to five local sports organisations, with all the awards going to finance coaching courses. The awards were made by the Leighton-Linslade Sports Council, with Councillor Bowater telling recipients that helping finance coaching courses was “the best thing we could do.”: Awards were made to: *…

GRAHAM NAMED AS VICE CAPTAIN ELECT….

The Commander of the new “bluelight” emergency service hub now at an advanced stage of construction in Milton Keynes, has been named as Vice Captain elect of the 600-member Leighton Buzzard Golf Club. Graham Freer, 54, an eight-handicap golfer and a member of the Plantation Road club for almost 20 years, has been named by…

ACES AND A TROPHY FOR ADA AND SONS…

Most golfers play for decades without hitting that inch-perfect hole-in-one – but a Leighton Buzzard father and son have both carded aces with their tee-shot on the same hole just days apart. Former Leighton Club Captain Adrian Stephenson used a seven-iron for his perfect 150-yard shot on the Plantation Road club’s signature 11th hole….and son Ed…

Ladies Touch Rugby

It’s that time of year where you start to feel that you should be getting fitter and summer ready. After years of running, swimming, HIIT and using the gym I felt like trying something new and exciting. Luckily I learnt that the local rugby club were offering free training sessions for Women’s touch (non contact)…