Seniors’ Christmas Competition

The Seniors’ Captain, Dick Chapman, held his Christmas competition today and he was very well supported with 13 teams of four golfers, participating in a Texas scramble. With a redesigned course reduced to 14 holes, it would provide a challenging encounter for any golfer. With a dry  morning and the…

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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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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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Autumn Trophy Round 2

Sunday 18th November saw a shotgun start for Round 2 of the popular Autumn Trophy played as a 3 Ball Better Ball.  Again the weather was kind to the 50 plus players, although the receptive greens meant an aggressive approach was necessary to get close to the pin. The result…

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Monday Morning Mingles 12th Nov

The Monday Morning Mingles encouraged a good turn out even following heavy overnight rain. The winners were: 1st John Squires and Bettyne Norton with a nett 35.0. 2nd Bob Luke and Margaret Smale with nett 36.0. 3rd Tom Eadon and Liz Clarke with nett 36.4. Best fourball: Tom Eadon and…

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Seniors Presentation Night Tuesday 6th November

Seniors’ Captain George Schmidt’s tenure as Seniors’ Captain has come to fruition and he held his presentation night for all the competition winners throughout 2018 within the Seniors’ Section. The evening consisted of a 2 course meal and wine, followed by the Seniors’ Captain making a short speech to thank…

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