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HORNERS’ GOLFING SOCIETY Report 2018

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Not a particularly memorable year for HGS, with losses in matches against the Tin Plate Workers and the Actuaries, and forfeiting the Pewterers’ Quaich, even though the Competition was held at Steve & Maggie Bradbury’s home course, Betchworth Park. Maggie, did, however, master her new clubs by the time of the Newson-Smith Cup Competition at East Berks (organised by the Tallow Chandlers) with a magnificent 43points (off a handicap of…

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Golfing Society Report 2017

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HON SEC’S REPORT FOR 2017 SEASON With another season about to start with the Annual Dinner on 30th January at National Liberal Club, usually expertly organised by Colin & Andy Freedman (if they return from the land of Oz!), it is time to look back and reflect on last year, and play the credits for some excellent performances, both individual and team-wise, and overlook those that were not too good!…

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Lord Mayor’s Charity Golf Day 2017

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THE HORNERS’ GOLF SOCIETY ORGANISED A CHARITY GOLF DAY IN SUPPORT OF THE LORD MAYOR’S CHARITIES It’s 2.30PM on a glorious July afternoon, and the two Colins (Richards and Freedman) await the arrival of the Lord Mayor of London, our own Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley, on the steps of Burhill Golf Club in Surrey. The months of preparation are reaching their conclusion, and we have just successfully arranged the completion…

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Golfing Society 2016 Report

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Another successful season for the Horners’ golfing fraternity, with 23 members and numerous guests participating in 20 fixtures including our Spring and Autumn meetings, matches against other Livery Companies (Tin Plate Workers, Actuaries and Barber-Surgeons), participation in our own inter-Livery tournament (The Horners’ Trophy), other Company golf tournaments (Marketors’, Loriners’, Tallow Chandlers’, Airline Pilots’ & Navigators’, Fuellers’ and Carmen), special Livery events such as Prince Arthur Cup at Walton Heath, the Lord Mayor’s Charity Golf Day, City Livery Club Golf Day and the Pewterers’ Challenge. We also managed three events with guests from our associated RAF Squadron, and a golfing holiday for 18 of us (including partners) on the Costa del Sol, hosted by Hon Court Assistant Simon Baldwin-Purry, where we played three rounds of golf including our annual match against the local PROBUS Club.

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