All players,guests and visitors should note that the use of Winter Mats from our fairways comes into effect from 30 October 2017. Golfers also have the option of moving the ball 90 degrees into the rough. Finally please be aware of all roped-off areas and that mats must be used on tees where applicable. Your [...]
While there is always lots going on at the club it is 'events' that keep us busy. Whether the event is finding a car parked next to the 3rd green, the boiler house flooding, golf ball damage to neighbours roofs, gas leaks in the club house, changes to the bar and catering arrangements etc. there [...]
Match & Handicap Secretary - We have had some expressions of interest for the position of Match Secretary and are currently working through these. We will be in touch with those people who have expressed an interest in the post shortly. Club Administrator/Manager - The successful applicant will work closely with the existing Finance Officer [...]
Local Rule Relief from Embedded Ball Due to recent heavy rain and until further notice :- Rule 25-2 "Through the green, a ball that is embedded in its own pitch-mark in the ground may be lifted, without penalty, cleaned and dropped as near as possible to where it lay but not nearer the hole. The [...]
Friday 11th August is your last chance this season to join an evening of Social Golf. It's a great way to meet and play with other members. Normally a 10 hole Team Texas Scramble then returning to the clubhouse for something to eat. Our last evening was a great success and attached is a photograph [...]
These pictures show our course is being damaged by people practising on the course! This is not acceptable and spoils the course for all members. Please challenge anyone you see practising on the course and damaging it in this way. Anyone who is reported to the committee will be subject to disciplinary action, including being [...]
The General Committee are disappointed to note that there is evidence to suggest that some Members ,and perhaps their Guests,are ignoring the repeated requests to use Fairway Saver Mats. In addition there are fresh divots on some of our short hole tees - pitchmarks on Greens are also an ongoing problem. For the benefit of all golfers on [...]
Greenkeeping staff laying additional drainage at the back of the 8th Green
Spring 2016 Relief from Areas of New Turf Any area of ground with new turf is ground under repair from which play is prohibited. If a player's ball lies in the area, or it interferes with the player's stance or the area of his intended swing, the player must take relief under Rule 25-1.
GREENKEEPER'S WORKS AT 15th HOLE Until further notice, a ball coming to rest in the area of work behind the 15th green must be lifted and taken to the nearest drop zone. The player may place the ball on the mat.