Strokes of luck as hospital benefits from golf contest

The Friends of Hawick Community Hospital have raised £1,400 to provide equipment and services for the hospital, thanks to a golf outing at Monksford, St Boswells, courtesy of Mr and Mrs Paul Rooney. The friends’ chairman, John Oliver commented: “This was a very successful day and an enjoyable way of raising funds for the hospital which serves not only Hawick but the wider community of the Borders.”

David Jeffrey’s winning team is photographed receiving the trophy and prizes from Mrs Catherine Jeffrey.