Irene takes the honours in first major of season

Winner Irene Lonsdale, Lady Captain Ann Waddington and Tina Fishwick
Winner Irene Lonsdale, Lady Captain Ann Waddington and Tina Fishwick

Colne ladies competed for Dora Riddiough Trophy – the first major of the season.

Long time member Irene Lonsdale took the honours with a score of 90-20-70, three shots less than second place Tina Fishwick.

l Members at Ghyll Golf Club joined the Heroic Fundraising Drive for Macmillan Cancer Support.

The day, organised by the Ladies Section saw members tee off on the longest day at 4-15 a.m. and play 72 holes.

Over £2,000 was raised.

On Sunday, Brian Craddock won the E. Nicholson Memorial Trophy (78-14-64).

Division One winner was Ian Graham (75-8-67), Division Two winner was Ashley Smith (82-12-70)and Division Three winner was Dave Bellwood (89-20-69).