BURFORD’S new captains performed their ceremonial drive-in before a large crowd on Sunday.

David Bell replaces Joe Maggs, whose time as club captain formally ended at Saturday’s AGM, while Julie Talbot heads up the ladies.

Earl Hughes will lead the seniors, while Liam Aust captains the junior members.

It completed a busy weekend at the club, which had started on Friday night with the men’s annual presentation dinner.

David Summers, whose handicap is +1, was officially crowned as club champion for a record ninth time.



Winter Challenge Rd 2: 1 BP England & J Riley 44pts, 2 B Tobin & A Davies 43, 3 C McNulty & A Broome 42.

Ladies Stableford 10 – Div 1: 1 J Simmie 28pts. Div 2: 1 M Rhymes 30. Div 3: 1 J Jones 31.

Sobell House Cup: 1 J Jones 34pts, 2 S Blight 31.


Captain & Vice Captain’s Challenge: 1 L Halsey & M Findlay 37pts, 2 J Tavinor & M Peddie 35, 3 P Dudding & H Briffett 32.


Champion of Champions: 1 R Podd 37pts, 2 J Coles 36, 3 G Wheeler 31.