GRAHAM WINS BY A WHISKER…

Retired doctor and former Mentmore golfer Graham Robinson won Leighton Buzzard golf club’s first major trophy of the year by the tightest of margins. Graham, pictured with new Leighton Club Captain Tim Mitchell after his win in the drive-in opener of the year, beat Alan Payne on countback after both carded 27 points in the…

FINISHED FOR SHAW….

The final competition of the year at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation road golf club has been won by a husband and wife who conquered the freezing conditions to card an impressive 41 points. Vehicle repair shop owners Derek and Maggie Shaw (pictured) topped the table in the annual pre-Christmas greensomes competition sponsored by former Club Captain…

MATT FINISHES IN STYLE…

Leighton golfers have beaten the freeze-up to win four club competitions in the run-up to Christmas. Seventy-year old Matt Byrne delivered a polished end-of-season performance to beat 70 club colleagues for the Seniors Barney Hallam Christmas Cup. Linslade based Matt, a member of the Plantation Road club for 40 years, carded 41 points to beat…