Everything is now in full swing at Morpeth Golf Club following a number of early season events.
A Meet the Captains day proved to be most popular with more than 80 early-morning golfers taking part in a Texas scramble, followed by a reception and lunch in the clubhouse accompanied by more family, friends and social members.
They were joined by Mike Bradburn – consultant colorectal surgeon from Wansbeck Hospital, who’s department will be the beneficiary of this year’s Captain’s Charity.
The Ladies and Gents captains have now both had their drive-in to formally start the season, with both events well attended by old and new members. Prior to the Gents’ event, the annual dinner, provided by the Society of Past Captains, welcomed 21 past captains, includingJack Brown who was in post in 1971.