The Fire Fighters Charity

If you play golf and are feeling lucky, would you like to have a go at winning an Audi A4? The Fire Fighters Charity is holding a Charity Golf Day at Rushcliffe Golf Club on 1st May 2020 to raise funds for fire service personnel and their families to support them when they need it most.  “We’re working with Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service to host a Charity Golf Day raising much needed funds for The Fire Fighters Charity, supporting the fire service community physically, mentally and socially during their times of need.” says Event Fundraiser, Laura Challis. “The Rushcliffe Golf Club have very kindly enabled us to host this event at their course. ”It costs just £160.00 for a team of four (Stableford, AM/AM), which includes a bacon, sausage or egg roll on arrival,18 picturesque holes of golf suitable for golfers of all abilities and a one course carvery meal after their round. There’ll be prizes galore in competitions such as ‘Hole in One’ where participants could win a brand new Audi A4, ‘Heads and Tails’, ‘Nearest the Pin’, ‘Longest Putt’, ‘Longest Drive’, ‘Beat the Pro’ and there’ll also be a raffle and auction, a cake sale at the halfway house, ice creams delivered by Golf Cart, a Whisky Roll competition and fines for missing the fairway! “Everyone at The Rushcliffe Golf Club is looking forward to welcoming The Fire Fighters Charity to our award winning course later this year!” says Club Manager, Marc Valentine. “We are confident that everyone taking part will have an unforgettable experience and we can’t wait to help raise as much money as possible for this fantastic cause – come and get involved!” Prizes so far include a pair of Rushcliffe Golf Club 4-ball vouchers and Centenary Books, a 4-ball Voucher from Radcliffe on Trent Golf Club, a 4-ball Voucher from Bedford Golf Club, a bottle of Glenfairn Single Malt Whisky, two bottles of Whyte and Mackay Whisky all donated by Tesco, a Thermos flask from the DIY Store in East Leake, a Family Photo-shoot for up to 8 people, Golf Balls, a Sports Physio session worth £50, a signed copy of author Carrol Rowe’s book, a meal for 2 with a bottle of Prosecco at The Three Horseshoes in East Leake, some Charity branded Golf Towels, a voucher from The Greengrocer in East Leake, a pair of Sunglasses from Mimi Yip Opticians and a Porsche experience worth £350.00 at Silverstone plus many more. “I am so pleased that colleagues from Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service are volunteering to support the golf day as I see first-hand the immense support the charity provides to my colleagues and their families.” says Chief Fire Officer, John Buckley. “Rushcliffe Golf Club is set in picturesque surroundings and is an excellent venue for such a prestigious event, and I’m sure that all participants will have a great time.” ‘Club Clean’ will be supporting the event, enabling participants to give their clubs a much needed clean after the competition, all funds raised from that also going to the Charity. We’re also looking for corporate sponsors of the event, so if your company is interested in getting involved and supporting The Fire Fighters Charity, please contact Laura Challis on 0779 872 5560 or by emailing her at [email protected] Thanks must go to East Leake based company British Gypsum for becoming our first Corporate Sponsor at the event. To take part in the event, visit: www.firefighterscharity.org.uk/NFRSGolf or contact [email protected]