OAKE Manor Ladies have been promoted to Division 1 of the Somerset Inter Club League for 2018 by finishing second in Division 2. 

Well done to all the ladies who played during the year. 

Martin Rivers won the Seniors Singles Knock Out Cup after narrowly beating Brian Thomas in the final. 

Jeff Copp and Peter Taylor won the Seniors Pairs KO, beating Mike Amos and Eddie Hennessy in the final.

Richard Bryant won Division 1 of the Men’s Sunday Stableford Competition with 44 points, with Kevin Ward in second on 42 points and Neil Blackmore third with 40. 

Colin Harris won Division 2 with 42 points, Roger King was second with 39 points and Gary Porter third also with 39 points.

Di Tiplady won the Ladies Tuesday Stableford with 34 points, Shane Bordier came second with 33 points and Ros Shepherd was third with 32 points.


TAUNTON School have linked up with local golf club Taunton & Pickeridge to provide specialist coaching for juniors and privileged access to the golf course.

The club will take responsibility of coaching golf at Taunton School in the three-year partnership.

Simon Stevenson, director of golf at TPGC, said: “This will be of great benefit to our juniors - we look forward to a promising relationship.”