Another successful golf day as local charities take a slice of the proceeds
Richard Field & Alistair Needler with Jonathan Kay, Nick Sangwin & Richard Johnson
Rollits has continued its
tradition of uniting the local business community and raising money
for a good cause with its 27th Annual Charity Golf
Teeing off at Brough Golf Club
on Thursday 2 July, businesses including MKM, Plaxton and Needlers,
came together to raise more than £3,500 for two local charities,
the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign and Dove House Hospice.
Businesses from across the
region entered a team to play in this annual medal competition. The
eventual winner was Needlers (Alistair Needler, Jonathan Kay, Nick
Sangwin and Richard Johnson) with a score of 123, which is 13 under
Muscular Dystrophy Campaign is the leading UK charity focusing
on muscle disease. It has pioneered search for treatments and cures
for over 50 years and is dedicated to improving the lives of all
children and adults affected by muscle diseases.
Dove House Hospice provides
palliative care to people who have a life limiting
Speaking after the event, Richard Field, senior partner at Rollits,
said: "The day is always a great occasion and what started out as a
fundraising event has now become a highlight in the local golfing
Congratulations to the
Needler's team on their success today, but it's clear that the real
winners are the two charities.
"We look forward to seeing
everyone back again next year, in what will be Rollits 175th
Anniversary year. "
To register for next year's
event which will take place on Thursday, 7 July 2016 or to find out
more details please contact Pat Coyle on 01482 323239 or
Posted on: 27/07/2015
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