One of the highlights of calendar, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers’ Association’s (CHSA) annual Golf Day, held at Rudding Park in North Yorkshire was a sell-out, raising more than £5,500 for the Chairman’s charity, The Helping Treat Cancer Together Committee.
Each of the 21 teams that took to the course was supported with a professional from the Yorkshire PGA.
“With an 18-hole Stableford Pro-Am Tournament at its heart, the Golf Day is a great opportunity for members to network and do business at the same time as having a great day out of the office and raising funds for charity,” said the CHSA’s Chairman, Stephen Harrison. “Raising over £5,500 was a brilliant achievement; thank you to everyone who took part and those who gave so generously.”
The Helping Treat Cancer Together Committee helps cancer patients with treatment costs the NHS will not fund where the patient’s doctors believes there is a reasonable chance the treatment will provide a cure, prolong life expectancy or improve quality of life.
The Greyland A team – Jack Barber, Ben Crosby, Phil Wilkinson and James Drinkall – emerged as winners and Duncan Bullough, a player on the Scott Janitorial/Jangro team won the individual amateur competition. Douglas Scott of RGD Supplies Ltd (Team Polaris Plastics) ended the day celebrating, winning a golf bag for his victory in the Par 3 event and a bottle of champagne for getting nearest the pin, just 14 inches away on the 5th hole.
“Congratulations to the winners,” continued Stephen Harrison. “I look forward to seeing them defend their titles next year!”
Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Services, Deb Disposables, Kimberley-Clark and Metsä Tissue were the competition sponsors, while Harrison Wipes, Polaris Plastics, Greyland Ltd, Arco, Selden Research Ltd, P&G Professional and Chicopee Avintiv were the Hole Sponsors.
The Juice Buggy Sponsor came from Diversey Sealed Air, while the Golf Ball & Tee Sponsor was Polaris Plastics.
The Dinner Wine Sponsor was BPI Recycled Products and Shetland Janitorial Supplies sponsored the Mulligan Balloons.