Three Share Service to Sport Award

The voluntary work of three Leighton Buzzard men who have helped sports organisations in the town for a total of more than 80 years has been recognised by the Leighton -Linslade Sports Council.   All three have been commended for their “unstinting efforts” in developing the rugby, football and canoe clubs and have each been …

TROPHY TIME FOR DAVE AND MARK…

Two Leighton Buzzard golfers have won coveted club competitions after carding impressive below-par scores within three days of each other. Leighton-based London cabbie David Nero won the Senior’s Spencer Cup with an eight-under-handicap 44 points….and on Saturday, company director Mark Sandham beat more than 130 club colleagues after carding a nett 65 to top the…

HAPPY DAYS FOR JOLLY ROGER…..

Almost 200 golfers took part in skipper Simon Rossiter’s Captain’s Day at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road club on Saturday, with Audi-car service manager Roger Hughes delivering a high octane performance to win by two shots. Club committee man Phil Coumbe, a 3-handicap golfer, had one foot on the podium after carding 41 points, but as…

BEWARE OF THE INJURED GOLFER…..

Still recovering from a leg break which left her in a plaster cast for six weeks, Lesley Brazier astounded playing colleagues at Leighton Buzzard golf club by carding a nett 73 to win the Ladies Buckmaster Salver competition. The freak leg break whilst out walking in mid-March left former Ladies Captain Lesley housebound for weeks,…