Swinging into action with charity golf day in Barkway

PUBLISHED: 17:02 10 September 2015

Golfers enjoying Barkway Golf Day

Golfers enjoying Barkway Golf Day

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Golfers clubbed together to raise a whopping £12,500 for a life-saving air ambulance crew when they took part in a successful golf day in Barkway.

With the Herts Air Ambulance team at Barkway Golf DayWith the Herts Air Ambulance team at Barkway Golf Day

The event, which took place on Friday, is the sixth of its kind to be held at Barkway Park Golf Club in Nuthampstead Road, and has raised vital funds over the years for Herts Air Ambulance.

The charity’s fundraiser Cristina Barone said: “The members, staff and supporters at Barkway Park Golf Club have raised such an incredible amount of money over the past six years.

“This is a remarkable achievement and something that they should be extremely proud of.”

The day started with coffee and a bacon roll, followed by rounds on the course and a buffet lunch.

There was also a popular auction with prizes donated by local businesses.

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