Author: Deborah Gunby

Norman Furnishings Gents Scramble

Many thanks to everyone who took part in the gents Norman furnishings scramble today. Thanks also to Norman Furnishings for once again sponsoring this event. The results are as follows:

1st Alec Johnstone, Chris Kirkpatrick, Matthew Burton 58 – 6.4 = 51.6

2nd Fraser Hughes, Scott Whannel, Barry Cluckie 56 – 0.9 = 55.1

3rd John Smith, Ewan Marshall, Deryck Cluckie 60 – 4.1 = 55.9

Sorry there is no picture of the prize winners.

September 50/50 Draw

The lucky winners in our September 50/50 draw are:

1st Cameron Bell (24)

2nd Kyle Cluckie (75)

3rd Gregor Cannon (165)

Congratulations to all our winners and many thanks to everyone who supports our 50/50 Club.

Closing Cancer Competition

Many thanks to the 16 teams of Ladies taking part in our Closing Cancer Competition on Sunday 5th September. All proceeds from the event go to Cancer Charities. Thanks also to the sponsors Foulds Opticians (Newton Stewart), G A Milven Plant hire and to the generous donation from Wigtown Rangers Supporters Club. The total raised was around £600. Results were:

1st C Strain, A Potter, C Cannon 71 – 11 = 60

2nd C MacIntosh, K McWilliam, R Craig 70 – 10= 60

3rd S Bell, M McClymont, E Porteous 73 – 12 = 61

Greens “Staff” Trip to Turnberry

On Friday August 27th Tom Simpson, Tony Bark, Andy Steele and Neil Cluckie had a well earned trip to Turnberry to play in the Seniors Open. This was paid for by the Club by way of a massive thank you for all their hard work on the Course this year. We couldn’t have managed without them. They have been assisting Matthew, who has been working part time, whilst we try to appoint a new Green Keeper. They weren’t in the prizes but a great day was had by all!

Help for Heroes/Ethan’s Journey of Smiles Charity Scramble

Glorious weather on Saturday 28th August was a bonus for the 17 teams of players taking part in the Help for Heroes/Ethan’s Journey of Smiles Charity Texas Scramble. Wigtown & Bladnoch Golf Club were delighted to host this event, which was organised by Derek McCreadie. Many thanks must also go to all the local businesses who contributed towards the event. All entry money, sponsorship and raffle money was given towards the fundraising, with the total money raised exceeding £3000! This will be split equally between the 2 charities. The results were:

1st Neil Whyte, Kenny Dawson, Evelyn Thomson (scramble specialist!) and Robert Thomson 63 – 11.7 = 51.3

2nd Derek McCreadie, Ewan Marshall, Roddy Cooksley, Stuart Kirkwood 60 – 7.9 = 52.1

3rd Stuart MacTier, Sam McTier, Fraser Hughes, Keith Penrose 58 – 5.7 = 52.3

A fabulous day, well done to all who organised, took part or contributed.

Ladies 3 person Scramble Closing Cancer Competition

Draw for the Wigtown & Bladnoch CLOSING CANCER,3 LADIES SCRAMBLE, sponsored by G A MILVEN PLANT HIRE, Wigtown, and FOULDS OPTICIANS, Newton Stewart and a donation from Wigtown Rangers Supporters Club to be held on Sunday 5th September 2021. ALL proceeds to Cancer Charities.

10.00 N Simpson + 2

10.15 S McGinn + 21

0.30 G Kelly + 2

10.45 E Gerrard + 2

11.00 M Locke + 2

11.15 M Morton + 2

11.30 S Bell + 2

11.45 D Gunby + 2

12.00 C McIntosh + 2

12.15 K Wright + 2

12.30 C Strain + 2

12.45 K Bell +2

1.00 S McMurtrie + 2

1.15 S Milven + 2

1.30 J Maitland +2

Late entries Tel: 07909 844494

Tom & Norah Simpson’s over 55 Scramble

Thursday 19th August saw 14 teams compete in the Tom & Norah Simpson over 55 scramble. Many thanks to Tom & Norah for once again sponsoring this event. It is always a very enjoyable day! The winners were:

1st Helen bark , Evelyn Thompson , and Nora Simpson 69-13.3=55.7

2nd John and Pam Moffat, Christine Clark 67-10.1=56.9

3rd Olly Gault , Richard Neil , Kenny Dawsen 66-9=57

Nearest pin 4th Nora Simpson
5th Tom Simpson


Thanks to everyone who played

Help For Heroes/Ethan’s Journey of Smiles Charity Draw

On Saturday we host a Charity Golf Day in aid of Help for Heroes and Ethan’s Journey of Smiles. Tee times as follows:-

0800- T mccreadie + 3

0830 – R Herries + 3

0845 – A MacDonald + 3

0915 – D McCreadie + 3

0945 – K Milven + 3

1000 – B Cluckie + 3

1030 – S McTier + 3

1100 – H Shingleston + 3

1130 – J Nicholl + 3

1200 – T Simpson + 3

1215 – M Potter + 3

1230 – S Drysedale + 3

1245 – D Cluckie + 3

1330 – J Hart + 3

1400 – S Whannel +3

1415 – D McGinn + 3

1500 – N Whyte + 3

Please contact 07969554075 with any late entries. Anyone wishing to donate a bottle for the raffle please contact a member.

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