Monday Morning Mingles

The sunshine certainly encouraged more golfers to turn out for the Monday Morning Mingles. Considering the amount of overnight rain, the course was dry, enabling the pairings to produce some good scores despite some hardship on the soft greens. Owen and Chris Cook came in 1st with 36.4 nett, followed…

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Successful Drive-In for EMICS

On Sunday 27th January, the new captains for 2019, Club Captain Gerry Stephens and Lady Captain Nancy Denny, had their Drive-In.  Although the weather was cold and dry, there was a gusting wind which made driving tricky.  Gerry launched a high ball which was brought down quickly onto the fairway…

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Monday Mingles 28th Jan

Despite the bitter wind and the drop in temperature, it did not deter the Monday Morning Mingles golfers turning out for their regular game of golf. With very little between the scores of the first three places, it was quite a nail biting affair waiting for all the results to…

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Ladies’ Prize Presentation and AGM

On Wednesday 23rd January the Ladies’ section of Melton Mowbray Golf Club held their annual prize presentation.  Winners and runners-up from 2018 were congratulated and plaudits were shared by many of the members.  Among the winners were Sue Bennett winning the Silverspoons competition and Pam Parker who won the summer…

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Sunday Social Golf Start Up

A group of 15 players gathered for the first of our Social Golf fixtures in the winter calendar.  The format was a 3-ball with 2 to count, followed by a meal in the clubhouse.  A great way to spend your Sunday with no washing-up!!     This weeks winners were…

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Mingles Christmas Competition

Monday saw the culmination of the Mingles season with 32 golfers, both men and women, taking part in a team Florida Scramble. The course was in good condition, even after some periods of heavy rain, which gave the players an opportunity to play some good golf. The winning team was…

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Ladies’ Christmas Competition

On Sunday 9th December, the Ladies’ section teed off to play in the annual Christmas competition.  The ladies were blessed with calm and pleasant conditions.  There was no obvious sign on the course of the plentiful rain as the fairways were still running well, although some of the greens were…

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Autumn Trophy Round 3

In fairly benign conditions for the 1st December, the third round of the Autumn Trophy took place this Sunday and 44 players made the early morning shotgun start after a welcome breakfast of coffee and bacon baps. The format was a three ball Stableford, with two scores to count on…

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Monday Morning Mingles 26th November

On Monday 26th November the weekly Monday Morning Mingles took to the course on a relatively mild and still day. The greens were responsive after the weekend’s heavy rain, but the ball still travelled well. In first place with a nett 35.0 were Gordon and Dee Hughes – an excellent…

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Prize Presentation Evening 2019

On Thursday 22nd November the annual Prize Presentation evening was held at Melton Mowbray Golf Club. The evening was very well attended not only by winners, but supporters and family members too. Doug Woolley hosted the event in his inimitable comic style, which made the evening extremely enjoyable and Sue…

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