Weekly News – Monday 6th March 2017

I have pleasure in reporting that the club has had 3 new members join us this week, Janette davidson who has moved into the White House next to the carpark and Robert Walker & Anne McCarthy who have purchased Mount Pleasant on the High Street. We welcome them and look forward to seeing them on the course soon.

On the playing front the Ladies winter league was won by Elena Rogers with 27 points. This week was also the final Gents Winter League where this week’s winner was Tony Graham with 32 points defeating Nevile White & Scott Jamieson on the back 9 holes. In the final standings the winner for the past three years Terry Haine came in third with 24 points, second was Ronnie Ritchie with 25 points but the clear winner was Nevile White with a full hand of 30 points. (more…)

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Weekly News – Monday 27th February

The poor weather was not good to us in the last week of February with all scheduled competitions being cancelled due to rain. However Thursday evening in the clubhouse was warm and dry for Jeff's Quiz. Twenty Seven members and friends attended and were treated to a super evening of quizing, some lovely food and good company. The quiz was won by Jonnie Dowswell, Marena McClymont & Ian McCulloch. Thansk go to Jeff for his arrangements and Christine for arranging the food. The Week Ahead Thursday 2nd March - Seniors 15 Hole Sweep. Tee off 9:30am. Saturday 4th March -…

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Weekly News – Monday 20th February 2017

First of all can I remind everyone that Jeff Sutcliffe has organised a Quiz Night for this Thursday, 23rd. Not only will there be a great quiz but there will aslo be nibbles and good company.  It would be good to see a good turnout to support Jeff's initiative and perhaps make a little money for the club. Things continue to move towards the new season this week with the clubhouse receiving new windows and surrounds and work towards renewing the steps to the first medal tee. Thanks go to our member Tony Moore for his hard work on these…

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Weekly News – Monday 20th February 2017

First of all can I remind everyone that Jeff Sutcliffe has organised a Quiz Night for this Thursday, 23rd. Not only will there be a great quiz but there will aslo be nibbles and good company.  It would be good to see a good turnout to support Jeff's initiative and perhaps make a little money for the club. Things continue to move towards the new season this week with the clubhouse receiving new windows and surrounds and work towards renewing the steps to the first medal tee. Thanks go to our member Tony Moore for his hard work on these…

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Weekly News – Monday 13th February 2017

Here we are in the middle of February with the new season fast approaching. The committee is busy making arrangements to ensure that all our members enjoy a course in great and some interesting competitions to play.

In order to keep our machinery up to date we have decided to upgrade our oldest piece of machinery and purchase a younger fairway mower. The bad news is that this will cost us in excess of £17K. Anyone who would like to contribute towards the cost of the machine can do so by contacting Iain McQueen our treasurer. (more…)

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Weekly News – Monday 13th February 2017

Here we are in the middle of February with the new season fast approaching. The committee is busy making arrangements to ensure that all our members enjoy a course in great and some interesting competitions to play.

In order to keep our machinery up to date we have decided to upgrade our oldest piece of machinery and purchase a younger fairway mower. The bad news is that this will cost us in excess of £17K. Anyone who would like to contribute towards the cost of the machine can do so by contacting Iain McQueen our treasurer. (more…)

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Weekly News – Monday 6th February 2017

Mixed weather this week and alas it was the ladies who were affected again and unable to play their Saturday competition due to the rain.

On Sunday the gents played their winter league in fine conditions although wet underfoot. The winner was once again Nevile White with a super 34 points, who can stop him just now!!! (more…)

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Weekly News – Monday 23rd January 2017

After last week’s little hic cup with the weather things were back to normal this week and both the ladies & gents played their weekly competitions.

In the ladies Winter League two players took first position with 27 points, Chris cIntyre & Marena McClymont.

In the gents Winter League Nevile White continued his electric form to win with 34 points. Nevile’s best six scores in the Winter League is 28 which looks like an unassailable position. However I’m sure there are those who still harbour thoughts of winning. (more…)

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Weekly News – Monday 9th January 2017

Because of the excellent weather the members who play winter golf are having their best time for many years. For the first time in some years every winter competition has been played and some excellent scores recorded.

In this week’s Ladies 15 hole winter league, Sandra Lancaster, whos hasn’t played for a while came in second shooting 30 points. The winner was Marena McClymont who having just recovered from  a heavy cold produced a fine score of 32 points. (more…)

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