Victory for new team

WESTON'S Avalon League B team played their first match of the season and despite being a new team, they pulled together and were victorious with a 3-2 win away at Stockwood Vale.

WESTON'S Avalon League B team played their first match of the season and despite being a new team, they pulled together and were victorious with a 3-2 win away at Stockwood Vale.

Three matches went down to the wire at the 18th hole and the win was sealed by the last pairing Tim Harris and a fit and determined Rob Brenchley.

ISLE of Wedmore in Lascot Hill is holding free golf coaching taster sessions for adults and juniors from April through to September

The taster sessions are open to beginners and non-members and provide an ideal opportunity to experience the game of golf. To book a lesson with a PGA professional, please telephone Isle of Wedmore Golf Club on 01934 712452. Golf clubs and balls are provided free of charge.


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Free golf coaching and the above activities are part of the club coaching initiative provided by the English Golf Union (EGU) and the English Women's Golf Association (EWGA). It is designed to help people of any age, gender or background to experience the game of golf. Details of all participating venues can be found at www.getintogolf.org.

Somerset County Golf Partnership is also helping to develop golf within the county by supporting golf clubs, players, coaches and volunteers. See http://www.somersetgolfpartnership.org for more information.

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Many golf clubs have been able to offer free golf coaching taster sessions for a number of years through their relationship with the EGU and EWGA and have introduced thousands of beginners to golf and golf clubs. It is one of several initiatives jointly provided by the EGU and EWGA via England Golf's Whole Sport Plan for golf and is an integral part of England Golf's vision to grow the game.

For further information please contact: EGU/EWGA Golf Development Team. Tel: 01526 354500. E-mail: development@englishgolfunion.org

WORLEBURY are hosting the WABP charity tournament in support of Vision North Somerset on Friday, May 15, tee-off 10am to 3.30pm.

Teams of four players, best two scores to count for team prizes. Maximum handicap men 28, ladies 36. Individual prizes will also be awarded.

Entry fee �140 per team (�10 reduction per player for Worlebury members) to include 18 holes of golf, refreshments on arrival, evening meal.

Entry forms available from Sue Potepa, tel 01934 419393 or 07549 050155 or e-mail sue.potepa:wabp.org.uk

Would you like to advertise your business on a tee of your choice and in the event programme to over 150 business people on the day for only �50? Please contact Sue Potepa, as above.

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