BRIGHOUSE husband and wife, Hugh and Pauline Dean, have been elected President and Lady Captain of East Bierley Golf Club for 2011.
It will be the second time in the presidential hotseat for Mr Dean, who also held the position in 2003, and was captain in 1998, while his wife Pauline will be enjoying her second spell as lady captain, having been the club’s figurehead in 1999.
Both Hugh and Pauline were born and bred in Huddersfield before moving to Brighouse, and 79-year-old Hugh is the retired MD of a Huddersfield textile company, and past president of the Huddersfield and District Carding Engineers Association.
A long-time supporter of both Huddersfield Giants and Huddersfield Town, he is the current chairman of the Giants Legends/Vice-presidents, and is now the chairman and director of Parsonage Lane Properties Ltd, Brighouse.
His wife Pauline is a retired sister and nursing officer, who worked at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary.