New Years Eve 2012_2Around sixty members and guests attended the final event of 2012, the annual New Year's Eve Dinner and Dance. An excellent buffet meal was provided and served by Christine, Heidi, Jamie and their team from Peter Wilson. The music was provided by the superb Vernon Harley with his "Stars on 45 Disco".

Captains' Drive-In 2013Although the course was closed, due to the torrential summer and winter rain, the Joint Captains' Drive-In took place, as is the tradition, on Boxing Day. Members gathered to watch Cliff Jones, Club Captain and Mrs Penny Gilbert (Lady Captain) take their opening drives down the first fairway. Members then gathered in the Clubhouse for port and sherry with sausage rolls and mince and cherry pies. The winner of the Club Captain's Drive-In sweep was Mrs Teresa Layton and the winner of the Lady Captain's sweep was the Lady Captain's son. Please click on "Read more" for additional photographs.

The winners of the Pro's Christmas Competition, held on Saturday the 15th December were:

1st  David Small 43 points
2nd Steve Layton 42 points c/b last 9 20
3rd  Chris Elliott  42 points c/b last 9 19
4th  Graham Lockwood 40 points
5th  Mark Westbrook 39 points c/b last 9 20

Roger's Do 2012Nick Carter, assisted by Peter Barnes, organised an excellent Roger's Do on the 8th December. Thirty one members and guests attended the evening dinner where they were served a superb traditional beef roast, prepared and served by Christine and her team. Please click on "Read More" for additional photographs and a list of winners.

Captains 2012/3Cliff Jones was presented as the Club Captain for 2013 at the Club's AGM held on Thursday the 6th December. The 2012 Captain, Stephen Layton, presented Cliff with the Captain's blazer followed by the Captain's acceptance speech. Captain Cliff announced that the Joint Captains' Drive-In would be held on Boxing Day, weather permitting.

March Golf Club is saddened to announce the death of Terry Softley. Terry was Club Captain in 2004 and was the Club's Company Secretary and a stalwart and enthusiastic member.

Born in 1940 Terry, a former policeman, was involved throughout his life in many sports and was well known in the local football and cricket scene. He will be sadly missed by his many dear friends (over 600 people attended his funeral in the parish church of March St Peter) and especially by his family.

Division 1 Result:
1st Ivan Roberts 40pts
2nd Stephen Campbell 39pts
3rd Stan Dunn 39pts
Division 2 Result
1st Paul Wright 40pts
2nd Albert Garner 39pts
3rd Tony Kent 38pts

Captain's v Vice-Captain's_3The final Club match of the season, the Captain's v Vice-Captain's match was held on Saturday the 29th September. The Captain's team won the competition 6:2.

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Atkins-Garner Trophy - 2012_1The first Atkins-Garner Trophy Juniors event was held on a cold and wet Sunday in late September. The Atkins-Garner Trophy (a superb claret jug) had been kindly presented to the Club by club members Mr Albert Garner and Mrs Jan Atkins-Garner.  Click on "Read more" for additional photographs.

March v Ely - 2012_6In the last inter-club mixed friendly match of the season, March played Ely City on Friday the 21st September. Despite a dull and wet day, the twenty four players who took part had a really enjoyable afternoon and evening. The match was concluded by an excellent meal of Lamb followed by trifle and coffee. The winners of the match were Ely City (2½:3½). Click on "Read More" for results and additional photographs.

Club v Past Captains 2012_1The annual Club v Past Captains' match was held on Saturday the 15th September on a wonderfully sunny and warm day.Nine matches took part in the competition which was won by The Club 5½:3½. Click on "Read More" for further details.