Our Sporting Dinner this year is at Blunsdon House Hotel on 9 January 2019 and features local golfer David Howell and comedian Adjar Brown.
With a professional golf career spanning three decades David Howell is one of the most recognised and respected athletes on the European Tour. With 6 professional victories to his name consisting of 5 European Tour titles, most notable victories being the 2005 HSBC championship where he beat Tiger Woods, BWM championship, Wentworth and more recently the 2013 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. David was also a member of the victorious 2004/2006 European Ryder Cup teams. On 3 July 2014 Howell became the 27th person and second youngest player in European Tour history to make 500 appearances on the tour. When not walking the fairways David can be seen commentating on the SKY Sports golf channel. More recently David Howell has been appointed as Chairman of The European Tour player’s committee.