A CHARITY golf day held at Mendip Springs Golf Club, Congresbury, has raised hundreds of pounds for research into the causes of and treatments for eye disease, sight loss and blindness.   Online marketing firm GWS Media was among the businesses supporting the National Eye Research Centre, based at Bristol Eye Hospital.  Other sponsors were Smith & Williamson, Dial a Geek, Seeker Digital, Weston Dancewear, Ann & Joy’s Florist, Sugg’s Family and Clarks based in Street.  The event has raised over £700 so far, after costs.


A group who took part in a charity golf tournament. From left to right: Tony Mellon, Jim Longmuir, John Linton, Ray Sims. Photo by Johnny Hathaway photography.

From left to right: Laura Serratrice (of NERC), Ian Richmond (event organiser) and Mike Daw (NERC). Photo by Johnny Hathaway photography.

The winning team, John Linton’s team, will get to play at Celtic Manor golf course.

For more  information of NERC visit www.nerc-charity.org.uk