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Celebrity Golf Classic – Five Star Marriot, Hanbury Manor Golf and Country Club

On Wednesday 6th July 2016 The Presidents Sporting Club held our Celebrity Golf Classic at the Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel and Country Club near Ware.

hanbury 2016 (1)In total the event raised over £20,000 and our Chairman Mike Jackson commented “This is a fantastic result and we would like to thank everyone who supported the event”.

A top list of celebrity players took part including: Sir Trevor Brooking, Nigel Mansell, Willie Thorne, Kevin Whately, Peter Shilton, John Lodge, Tony Cottee, Duncan Preston, Eddie Edwards, Frank McLintock, Keith Deller, Brian Stein, Bob Champion, John Virgo, Len Goodman, Eric Bristow, John Francome, Jess Conrad and Derek Thompson. Our President Frank Bruno joined the guests for the Gala Dinner in the evening.

Bentley, Platinum Lace, The Player Magazine, Motocaddy, Mjoys, IPRO sport were among the major sponsors.

During the day a party of children from Amwell View School in Stanstead Abbotts attended to receive golf tuition from the golf professionals at Hanbury Manor and to meet some of the celebrities.

A Gala Dinner was held in the evening when an auction was held. Items auctioned included a Masterpiece Maurice Lacroix watch,a two night break in Tuscany, a weekend for two at Champney’s and a Track Driving Day at Siverstone.

You can read The Herts and Essex Observer’s report of the day here.

To enter a team in the 2017 Celebrity Classic please complete the entry form and send it to:

Mike Jackson
Toad Hall
New Barn Lane
Little Hallingbury
CM22 7PR

or send it by e-mail to

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