Help for Heroes 4BBB Sunday 11th October 2015
Now in its seventh year the Club’s annual Help for Heroes competition has been won by Alan Bidwell & Jon Fisher, their score of 48 Pts was one clear of runners-up Anthony Smith & Julian (Jules) Emeney. Third place went to John W Smith & Jason Bishop, also with 47m Pts. John has just returned to action following several months out after having foot surgery. Fourth place went to Paul Gardiner & Celestine Jacobs, they just edged fifth place pair Rob Cook & Les Whall on a count back after both pairs had scored 45 Pts. Prizes went down to 10th place thanks to the sponsorship of event organiser Jim Chamberlin. Nearest the pin prizes were won by Les Whall (9th), Rosie Earl (11th), and Mike Chaplin (14th).
The Help for Heroes charity receive no funding from the Government and it is events like Sunday’s that help transform the lives of our injured servicemen and women. The total raised on the day through entry fees and raffle was £992.00, to which Help for Heroes can claim another £750.00 match funding from Barclays bank.