Honiton charity benefits from golfers’ fines

PUBLISHED: 16:49 18 June 2014 | UPDATED: 16:50 18 June 2014

President of East Devon Business Initiative Richard Seymour and golf event organiser Neil Gauntlet with Leanne Greengrass of See The Future, a charity that will benefit from the proceeds of the days golf. Photo by Terry Ife. Ref mhh 0969-23-14TI To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

President of East Devon Business Initiative Richard Seymour and golf event organiser Neil Gauntlet with Leanne Greengrass of See The Future, a charity that will benefit from the proceeds of the days golf. Photo by Terry Ife. Ref mhh 0969-23-14TI To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

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The East Devon Business Initiative (EDBI) teed off fundraising efforts for Honiton charity See the Future - holding a golfing event with a difference.

The event, at Woodbury Park Hotel, was held after the networking group’s big breakfast.

Around £300 was raised by the golfers taking part, who were fined for infractions such as having their mobile phones on loud and hitting golf balls into the bunkers.

See the Future is the EDBI’s chosen charity of the year and was set up by Leanne Greengrass to fund vital research into conditions causing sight loss.

Leanne said she was over the moon about the ‘fantastic’ amount raised and added: “I can’t thank all the supporters enough.”

For more information about See the Future, visit www.seethefuture.co.uk

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