FLYING THE FLAG FOR THE NHS

  (picture caption story)   Golfers are flying the flag for the NHS at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road club. Though no golf is being played to comply with government advice to curb the spread of the Corona virus, pins on the 9th and 18th holes now bear the NHS logo on flags as a tribute to medical…

Golfers Locked Down

LOCKED-down golfers throughout Britain are hoping playing restrictions will be eased in the next few weeks – and few are more eager to get the ball rolling than members of Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road club. With a return to “limited golf” eagerly anticipated, Leighton members will return to action as commissioning of a new state-of-the-art…

BY GEORGE! FIRST GOLF TROPHY AT 82

Retired rail industry project manager George Darbyshire collects Leighton Buzzard golf club’s Lucking Cup from Immediate Past Captain Robbie John – his first club trophy at the age of 82. A former Captain of the Seniors Section at the Plantation Road club, George beat Steve Molyneaux in the final after wins over Ian Woodman, Terry…

BRANDON FOLLOWS IN FATHERS’ FOOTSTEPS…

PICTURE CAPTION STORY: EIGHTEEN-year-old Brandon Sanders collects the Autumn Bowl from Leighton Buzzard golf club Immediate Past Captain Robbie John – just two years after father Lee won the same trophy. The Milton Keynes based father and son joined Leighton’s Plantation Road club three years ago, and have not looked back since. Six-handicapper Lee won…

HUSBAND AND WIFE WIN GOLF TROPHY…

Lee and Niki Clark pictured being presented with Leighton Buzzard golf club’s Douglas Faulkner trophy by Immediate Past Captain Robbie John. Lee and Niki won on countback over the last nine holes after carding a nett score of 68.5, the same as runners-up Alex and Mike Smith. Niki also won Leighton Ladies Daily Mail foursomes,…

Champions

CHAMPIONS – BRILLIANT BUZZARDS OVERCOME MALVERN TO WIN THE CUP LEIGHTON BUZZARD 32-16 MALVERN In front of a noisy and good–natured crowd of approximately 600, Leighton Buzzard delivered their best performance of the season to defeat a spirited and talented Malvern side to become RFU Midlands Intermediate Cup Champions.  With a dominant pack, fierce tackling…