Golf: Ellen is Bute GC ladies’ champion

Bute Golf Club's ladies' championship final was won by Ellen Eccles.
Bute Golf Club's ladies' championship final was won by Ellen Eccles.

Ellen Eccles secured her first Bute Golf Club ladies’ championship title with victory over Elizabeth Speirs in a closely-fought final at Kingarth.

The final of the club’s Knockout Salver was similarly close, with Liz Archibald securing victory over Elaine Thom.

The nine-hole stableford medals on August 20 and September 1 were won by Margaret Rooney and Helen Connell respectively, while Liz Archibald won the extra medal on September 5.