Ex-Celtic star Simon Donnelly and snooker legend John Higgins take part in our Golf Day

Ex-Celtic star Simon Donnelly and snooker legend John Higgins were amongst the golfers taking part in our Golf Day which was proudly sponsored by MS Amlin.

Our event was held at the iconic Fairmont St Andrews on Monday 11th June. We attracted attracted stars from sports and journalism as well as number of businesses.

John Higgins, the four time world snooker champion went head to head with ex-Celtic and Scotland International footballer Simon Donnelly in a drive to raise awareness and funds for the small Scottish charity.

On the day, it was one of the MS Amlin teams, led by Derek McShane who sponsored the event that scooped first place.

Marlyn Hosie from Cancer Support Scotland said “We want to express our sincere thanks to MS Amlin for their sponsorship and support. Without their help, the day would not have been possible. We are also really grateful to our celebrity players and businesses who joined us on the day to show their support.

The feedback from the Golf Day has been amazing. Events like this help us to raise funds to support families from all across Scotland who are facing the devastation of a cancer diagnosis.”

Derek McShane, Business Development Manager with MS Amlin said “It was our pleasure to support this worthy cause. We’d like to thank everyone at Cancer Support Scotland for all the wonderful work you carry out to help improve the lives of those affected by Cancer.”

We also want to thank Allen Associates for sponsoring a hole, Gary Sutherland from Employ Easily Legal Services, Partick Thistle, Lee Dickson from The Old Course Hotel, Douglas Park Golf Club and the Fairmont St Andrews for donating prizes.


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