Despite soaring temperatures a large entry of lady golfers were welcomed to Newport Links on July 25.

As expected, the course presented a true links challenge but its presentation was commended by all, and the green keeping team were thanked for their hard work.

The format was an Alliance and the first three places went to home teams: 1. Lisa Cull, Niki Oates and Janet Roberts ( 92 pts): 2. Ceri Thomas, Lauren Rosser and Claire Williams ( 86pts) : 3. Sue Duggan, Maria Ferguson and Di Griffiths (84pts) . The Prize for the best visiting team (Tenby) went to Linda Evans, Mary Lewis and Julie Lovett (81pts) . Nearest the Pin; Abby Bellan ( St. Davids). Nearest the Line Gill Roberts ( Tenby) .The Mansel Davies Salver for best Individual score by Newport Lady was won by Lisa (Hayley C) Cull.

The ladies Section express are grateful for the support of all members ,competitors and also the staff and management of the Club. Particular thanks are also extended to the hardy Seniors who assisted as spotters and starters. They are also very grateful to those who generously contributed to the excellent raffle including Julian and Alun in Pro shop, Llysmeddyg ,The Canteen and Fronlas Restaurants Newport, The Gourmet Pig Delicatessen Fishguard and Penrallt Garden Centre.