Bedfordshire Golf Club - Seniors Section 

Tim Bailey Takes the Helm in the Men's Seniors' Section 
Tim Bailey has now taken over as the Men's Seniors' Captain from Terry Mizzi. Delighted at his appointment, he said " is a honour and privilege to have been selected as Seniors' Captain for the forthcoming year". 
A 'local lad', Tim was raised in Lavendon and now lives in Broughton, Near Milton Keynes. A relative newcomer to golf, (having picked up a club less than 4 years ago) he has experiencing all highs and lows of golf in a short space of time. Tim says he has made many new friends in the Seniors', and can only hope that when he gets to the age of some of them, he is still enjoying the game as much! 
He is away celebrating his 60th Birthday over the coming weeks, but plans to be on the course as much as possible in 2018. 
Tim asks that everybody abides by course rules and etiquette, and accepts decisions that sometimes have to be made by others. If anybody has any issues, or just wants to say hello, he'd be pleased to hear from you. Tim says that he has some ideas which will hopefully be beneficial to our course and members and will post these early in the new year, but if others have any suggestions, he'd like them to get in touch with him to discuss them. 
Finally, Tim commented, "l wish you all good health and good golfing, and an exciting year ahead and I look forward to meeting as many of you as possible, either on the course or in the bar". 
BGC Seniors' Section 
The Men’s Senior Section is a very active section within the club with over 180 members over the age of 55. 
There are numerous competitions throughout the year with a Seniors' Championship, Invitation & Captain's days. In addition there are over 25 matches per season played against other clubs on a home & away basis; all members are encouraged to represent the club. The 2018 match calendar is shown below. 
There is a modest sub payable (£5 per annum), which covers entry to all Competitions and the engraving of the various trophies which are presented at the AGM in October each year. 
The Seniors Section is an officially recognised group with the Seniors' Captain sitting on the General Committee. 
Every weekday morning, there are groups of senior golfers offering friendly roll-up golf, to be enjoyed. All senior members will find a group to play with. 
So why not join us? Further information can be obtained from Lynne or Mags in the General Office. Call 01234 822555 x2 
Competition Results in Detail 
2018 Seniors Matches & Events Diar
The 2017 – 2018 Seniors Committee is: 
Captain: Tim Bailey 
Vice Captain: Phil Rajotte 
Treasurer: Rob Mayfield 
Match Secretary: Phil Rajotte 
Secretary: Nick Serrecchia 
Past Captain: Terry Mizzi 
Competition Secretary: Tim Whitwham 
Inter Club Match Results 
Wed 17th Four Club Competition 
Mon 5th 13 Hole Stableford 
Mon 12th Greensome Stableford 
Mon 19th Pairs BetterBall Stableford  
Mon 26th Yellow Tee Stableford (Q) 
Mon 5th Stephenson Cup Draw 
Wed 7th White Tee Stableford (Q) 
Mon 19th The Bedford (AWAY) 
Wed 22nd March Hare Trophy Medal (Q)  
Wed 28th Kettering (AWAY) 
Wed 4th Ken Savill Salver (Medal) (Q) 
Thu 5th Brampton Park (HOME) 
Mon 9th Scott Cup Draw 
Wed 11th White Tee Stableford (Q) 
Mon 16th Seniors President's Putter 
Mon 23rd Kitchen Trophy Draw 
Wed 25th Leighton Buzzard (HOME) 
Wed 2nd South Beds (AWAY) 
Tue 8th Pattison Salver Draw 
Mon 14th Seniors Championship Rnd 1 (Q) 
Fri 18th St Ives HOME 
Mon 21st Young Plate Draw 
Wed 23rd Seniors Championship Rnd 2 (Q) 
Thu 24th Pavenham Park (AWAY) 
Thu 31st Wellingborough (AWAY) 
70's PLUS 3x9 hole 9 (see bottom of page **)  
Wed 6th Luton Hoo (HOME) 
Tue 12th Luton Hoo (AWAY) 
Wed 13th S.Kenny Trophy over 70's 
Mon 18th South Beds (HOME) 
Fri 29th Jim Baxter Memorial Salver 
Mon 2nd Senior Mens White Tee Medal 
Thu 5th TATS Summer Comp & Lunch 
Mon 9th Beds & County (HOME) 
Tue 17th Beds & County (AWAY) 
Mon 23rd Aspley Guise (AWAY) 
Thu 26th Wellingborough (HOME) 
Mon 30th Mixed Texas Scramble 
Wed 1st Autumn Eclectic Begins 
Thu 2nd Pavenham Park (HOME) 
Mon 6th Leighton Buzzard (AWAY) 
Mon 13th Bert Hurley Salver (Medal) (Q) 
Wed 15th Kettering (HOME) 
Thu 23rd St Ives (AWAY) 
Fri 31st Abbotsley (HOME) 
Mon 10th Brampton Park (AWAY) 
Mon 17th Senior Mixed Waltz  
Thu 20th Aspley Guise (HOME) 
Mon 24th The Bedford Challenge Cup 
Wed 26th Captain v Vice Captain Match 
Mon 1st Barry Allen Trophy (Stableford) (Q) 
Wed 3rd Buckingham (HOME) 
Mon 9th Bedford AWAY 
Fri 12th Autumn Eclectic Ends 
Mon 16th White Tee Stableford (Q) 
Fri 20th AGM and DINNER 
Tue 23rd Buckingham (AWAY) 
Mon 29th Yellow Tee Medal 
Notes ** 
70's PLUS - Veterans Bedfordshire Trophy (May) 
Played over 27 holes 
9 on Academy course 
9 on Front Main course 
9 on Back Main course 
Played during May June July 
Card to be nominated before play 
Mon 5th Absent Friends Cup (Stableford) 
Mon 12th Texas Scramble 
Mon 26th Greensome Stableford 
Wed 5th 9 Hole Stableford & Xmas Lunch 
Thu 13th TATS Xmas Comp & Lunch