- ALICE NEAL (WLCGA Honorary Member) PASSES AWAY
Alice Neal passed away recently with her funeral being held on Friday 10th February. On that occasion, many past Warwickshire Captains and Presidents together with many of the friends she had made in golf over the years, turned up to say their 'goodbyes' to a very lovely lady....
- SPECIAL AWARD for SYLVIA EVANS
At the Sutton Coldfield Sports awards presentation on 28th January 2012, Sylvia Evans was presented with the Gemini Lifetime Achievement Award. Sylvia has been a member at Sutton for 43 years and for some 21 of those she has been involved with County Golf, particularly at Junior level. As Junior Organiser from 1991 to 2004 she worked tirelessly for the County and played a very important part in encouraging young girls into golf.....
- LAUREN TAYLOR TAKES THE TROPHY
At the Awards Presentation last evening, the BBC YOUNG SPORTS PERSONALITY of the year went to Lauren TAYLOR. Well done Lauren - just one more accolade for you this year and what a prestigious one to add to all your successes in 2011. Congratulations to you from all at WLCGA.
- WLCGA COMPETITIONS FOR 2012
The dates for the County Competitions have now been set and Posters/Entry Forms have been sent to individual clubs. To view the dates and information for ALL County Competitions: CLICK HERE. Should you wish to enter any of these competitions, please click on MORE against individual competition to the right of this page OR go to COUNTY CHAMPS & TROPHIES page and click on Individual Competition.
- LAUREN TAYLOR REACHES THE LAST 3
We are delighted to report that Lauren Taylor is to be one of the last 3 contenders for the prestigious BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year award. Lauren, the youngest-ever British Women's Champion in 2011, faces competition from cyclist Lucy Garner and Paralymic swimmer Eleanor Simmonds. The winner will be announced on the BBC show on Thursday 22nd December - good luck Lauren, we are all rooting for you.
- NEW CAPTAIN FOR COUNTY LADIES
At the recent AGM of Warwickshire Ladies County Golf Association Ltd, the Captain's badge of office was handed over by Dottie BEANLAND to the new Captain for the next two years, Bobbi WAUGH (Moor Hall GC), (pictured left). Bobbi in recent years has been 2nd Team Captain and last year was also County Vice Captain. After the presentation Bobbi said "I am delighted to be taking over from Dottie and will do my best to keep up the excellent standard set by past captains."....
- NEWS RE. LAUREN TAYLOR
It has just been announced by the BBC that Lauren TAYLOR is included in the shortlist of 10 contenders for the BBC's YOUNG SPORTS PERSONALITY of the YEAR award. The winner will be announced on Thursdaqy 22nd December. We wish her well. Other news regarding Lauren.....