Golfers putt a bit extra into health charity

Ladies from Hickleton Golf Club have raised over �1,700 for the DonMentia charity and the care of patients at Doncaster Royal Infirmary. Pictured at the cheque handover are (L-R) Sister Julie Bartley, Gresley Unit; Rachel Farr, Matron on Gresley Unit; Janet Crosby, Past Captain, Hickleton Golf Club; Janet Hallatt, Ladies Secretary, Hickleton Golf Club; Eileen Harrington, DonMentia; Christine Griffiths, Ladies Treasurer, Hickleton Golf Club and Dr Rod Kersh, Consultant Physician.
Ladies from Hickleton Golf Club have raised over �1,700 for the DonMentia charity and the care of patients at Doncaster Royal Infirmary. Pictured at the cheque handover are (L-R) Sister Julie Bartley, Gresley Unit; Rachel Farr, Matron on Gresley Unit; Janet Crosby, Past Captain, Hickleton Golf Club; Janet Hallatt, Ladies Secretary, Hickleton Golf Club; Eileen Harrington, DonMentia; Christine Griffiths, Ladies Treasurer, Hickleton Golf Club and Dr Rod Kersh, Consultant Physician.

Ladies from Hickleton Golf Club have raised more than £1,700 for the DonMentia charity and the care of patients at Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

Eileen Harrington, founder of DonMentia, along with Janet Crosby, Christine Griffiths and Janet Hallatt from the club, are pictured presenting the cheque to staff on the Gresley Unit at Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

Eileen set up DonMentia after her husband died from dementia at the DRI. The charity is for Doncaster people affected by the disease, and it supports a range of dementia organisations, spending the money in Doncaster.

Email eileenharrington@talktalk.net for more information about DonMentia.