30 Dec '13, 12pm

De Vere to run fundraising events to get more life saving defibrillators into golf clubs

De Vere has announced its full support and backing for the recently launched nationwide campaign fronted by golfing legend Bernard Gallacher looking to save lives by making defibrillators available across golf clubs throughout the UK & Ireland. Following the campaign’s launch at Wentworth, De Vere has taken steps to commit to a series of fundraising events to be held across its impressive portfolio of UK golf resorts throughout 2014. In line with other participating golf clubs, De Vere would like to host one event at each of its resorts looking to raise the funds for the campaign and get defibrillators installed at each property. The campaign was instigated by Bernard and his wife Lesley Gallacher following his emotional ordeal earlier in the year, when he suffered a sudden cardiac arrest during a dinner reception in Aberdeen. Fortunately Bernard was lucky that an automate...

Full article: http://www.todaysgolfer.co.uk/news-and-events/course-news...

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