Mixed Away Visit to Breadsall Priory Washout

The much anticipated Mixed Away weekend to Breadsall Priory took place on the 14th and 15th October.  All participants arrived at the hotel by 9.40am for a welcome chat and the draw.  The first day was due to be a fourball betterball followed by a three ball waltz on day…

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Monday Morning Mingles

Monday saw the start of the Mingles again, which was well supported by Melton Golfers. The winners on the first day was as follows: 1st Denis Dayman and Alison Gatwood with a nett 33.8 2nd John Squires and Bettyne Norton with a nett 35.0 3rd Tom Eadon and Liz Clarke…

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Ladies’ Salvers and the Evans Bowl

On one of the last competition days of the season, 21 ladies turned out to play in the Evans Bowl and the Bronze and Silver Salvers, all of which are medal qualifiers.  The rough was still short and not too punishing, but the long run that has been there all…

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Pancakes and prizes on Pro’s day

On a challenging autumnal day, 126 golfers braved the cool and damp conditions in Tony Westwood’s Pro’s Day. Teams of four competed in an AM-AM format, playing to win the overall prize and the Jocelyn Westwood Memorial Trophy. Scoring was excellent with the top ten teams all scoring in excess…

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Denise dominant on Lady President’s Day

On Wednesday 12th September, a huge cohort of Ladies turned out to support Bettyne Norton on her Lady President’s Day.  The format was an individual medal qualifier and ladies played over 18 or 9 holes and across three divisions. Denise Waldron secured an excellent nett 68, making her overall winner…

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Disappointing exit from the Taskers

On Friday 7th September, Melton Mowbray Ladies played Branston Golf Club at Hinckley in the semi-finals of the Taskers Trophy.  Several ladies had been up to Hinckley earlier in the week to scope the course and to prepare for the match. Although many of the matches were close, unfortunately Melton…

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Dogs for Good receive £1000 from the Lady Captain

Sandie Normanton presented her chosen charity, Dogs for Good, with a cheque for £1000 at the end of her Lady Captains’ day.  The amount was very gratefully received and will continue to support Mavis, our sponsored dog, during her training year. Thank you to everyone who worked hard throughout this…

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Lady Captain’s Day – Sunday 2nd September

Lady Captain Sandie Normanton held her Lady Captain’s day on Sunday at MMGC and was certainly blessed with some excellent sunny weather all throughout the day. Everyone was met on the first tee by the starter and ex member Bob Barnes whose wife, Pat, was playing on the day.  There…

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