Honour for club at national awards

HONOUR . . . pictured (l-r) are Gary Rankin and Joe Walker of Colville Park Country Club with other guests including BBC sports presenter John Inverdale.
HONOUR . . . pictured (l-r) are Gary Rankin and Joe Walker of Colville Park Country Club with other guests including BBC sports presenter John Inverdale.

A MOTHERWELL sports club have picked up a prestigious honour at a national award ceremony.

Colville Park Country Club took home the UK Proprietary Club of the Year gong at the National Club Mirror Awards in Manchester.

Colville Park were also nominated for Sports Club of the Year despite this being the first time they have attended the awards, now in their 19th year.

The awards celebrate clubs across the UK for the pivotal role they play in the community.

More than 600 entries were received and finalists were singled out for excellence across 26 categories.

Gary Rankin, of Colville Park Country Club, said: “We are delighted to be recognised at the awards. It is a huge achievement for the club.”