Six pairs of women golfers, each representing one of England Golf’s regions, have won through to next week's national final of the Australian Spoons tournament.
They are all regional winners in the stableford foursomes competition and will play off at Wilmslow Golf Club, Cheshire, on Friday, 20 September. The trophy is a pair of silver spoons, originally presented by the Australian Ladies’ Golf Union.
The finalists are:
Sandra Taylor and Jean Lamb of Rudding Park, Yorkshire, representing the North
Kerry Variava and Joanne Smith of Charnwood Forest, Leicestershire, representing Midlands North
Mary Evans and Bryony Travill of Brampton Heath, Northamptonshire, representing Midlands South
Elaine Osbourne and Tricia Ainsbury of Burstead, Essex, representing the East
Lynn Lambert and Victoria Westgarth of Windlesham, Surrey, representing the South
Jean Rockall and Jayne Begley of Saunton, Devon, representing the South West
The Australian Spoons competition is for players with handicaps of 15 and over.
Caption: the 2012 Australian Spoons winners, Janet Ions and Jean Halligan of Tytherington Golf Club, Cheshire (image © Leaderboard Photography)