The Celebrity Cup
SPONSORED BY BULMERS
13th and 14th July 2019
See some of the biggest names in sport and showbiz swap paparazzi for putters in this thrilling clash between teams representing Wales, England, Scotland and Ireland.
WALES TRIUMPH IN CELEBRITY CUP THRILLER
Team Wales sponsored by Castell Howell claimed a thrilling victory in the 2018 Celebrity Cup after beating the old enemy, Team England sponsored by Imagine Cruising, in the final.
New Wales captain Gethin Jones, the television and radio presenter, holed the winning putt to clinch the trophy for the home team packed with rugby legends Gareth Edwards, Ieuan Evans, Jonathan Davies and Scott Quinnell, plus award-winning Life on Mars actor Phil Glenister.
The victory marked the end of an action-packed two day charity golf tournament which saw celebrities representing England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales battle it out over a nine hole course and raise more than £40,000 for Velindre Cancer Centre.
As well as top notch golf, celeb spotting, autographs and laughter, there were tempting food options, bars and attractions in the tented village. Guests could also experience the VIP treatment in Hospitality and joined the celebs for a glittering Gala Dinner on Saturday evening, where star players like Brian McFadden, Keith Duffy, Ronan Keating, James Nesbitt, Bradley Walsh, Mike Tindall and Peter Jones all sang, along with a special guest appearance from Britain's Got Talent finalist, Gruffydd Wyn Roberts.
Other celebrities teeing up in the event included James Anderson, Jenni Falconer, Stuart Hogg, Greig Laidlaw and the cast of Mrs Brown’s Boys.