A GOLF Day at the Woburn course has helped raise £18,500 for a charity which helps bullied children.
The second national Red Balloon Day, held last Tuesday, proved to be a great success with 18 teams taking part.
Competitors arrived at 8am before heading out to the famous course where they battled it out for a number of prizes including a Lexus CT200h and a nearly new Volvo C30 for a hole in one on either hole 12 or hole six.
Fun on the course was followed by a reception and three course dinner, an auction and a raffle as well as a speech from a student who the charity has helped.
Dr Carrie Herbert, chief executive of the charity, said: “Our wholehearted appreciation is extended to the players, donors and guests for their generosity and help in ensuring the day was such a success. All funds raised will be used to help us open new Red Balloon Learner Centres.”