GOLF: Holt calls time

First published in Sport

BURFORD'S head greenkeeper, Barry Holt, has retired after more than 30 years of service to the club.

He joined in 1981 and became head greenkeeper in 1989.

Holt, a single-figure player who represented the club in the Oxfordshire Foursomes League, was presented with a photographic montage of some of the holes on the course, by club captain Peter Steele.



Winter Challenge round 9: 1 H LLoyd & M Wathes 43pts, 2 S Rana & L Gurdev 42, 3 K Johnson & C Johnson 40.


Medal Div 1: 1 L Parsons 81-12=69 (cb), 2 J McEachran 79-10=69 (cb), 3 M McMahon 83-14=69. Div 2: 1 T Butler 85-23=62, 2 A Adkins 84-16=68 (cb), 3 R Brown 87-19=68.

Seniors Medal: 1 L Knight 89-18=71, 2 J Duffin 85-12=73, 3 S Houghton 91-17=74.

Seniors Stableford: 1 S Houghton 39pts (cb), 2 C Walters 39, 3 C McNulty 37 (cb).

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