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Birdwatching at Greetham Valley

It’s Rutland Water Bird Fair next weekend! Claire and Katie will be manning Greetham Valley’s stand, so why not stop by and say hi? We’ll be there to talk about Birding Breaks in Rutland and we also have a competition to win a mini break in one of our lovely lodges. At Greetham Valley, winners…

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Pro’s Tip – Ball Unplayable Rule

As rules come up with members at the club, I like to share them with you – this especially applies if I feel that the rule has common misconceptions. On Wednesday night I was coaching a group of lady golfers on the Lakes course, we discussed the ball unplayable rule. Please note the below text in green,…

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Summer 2017 Wedding Open Evening

You are invited to… Greetham Valley’s Summer Wedding Open Evening on Friday 30th June 2017 6pm to 8pm Enjoy complimentary sparkling wine and nibbles while we showcase our fabulous Rutland wedding venue! Entry is free, everyone is welcome – brides and grooms, bridesmaids and best men, families and friends! Mitch and Claire, our wedding co-ordinators, will…

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Winter Wedding Open Evening

You are invited to… Greetham Valley’s Winter Wedding Open Evening on Thursday 24th November 2016 6pm to 8pm Enjoy complimentary sparkling wine and delectable handmade canapés while we showcase our fabulous Rutland wedding venue! The lovely people from Lily King will beautifully dress our banqueting suite, music will be provided by James from JH Roadshow Disco…

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Greetham Valley Wedding Open Evening

You are invited to… Greetham Valley’s Wedding Open Evening on Thursday 28th July 6pm to 8pm Enjoy complimentary sparkling wine and delectable canapes while we showcase our fabulous Rutland wedding venue! Entry is free, everyone is welcome – brides and grooms, excited mums, bewildered dads, in-laws, out-laws, bridesmaids and best men! Mitch, our wedding co-ordinator,…

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Pro’s Tip of the Week

Ball Unplayable Rule 28  – we all sometimes hit the ball into trouble or get the occasional unlucky lie. By understanding the ‘Ball Unplayable Rule 28’ it can really help to reduce your scores. Rule 28 states: The player may deem his ball unplayable at any place on the course, except when the ball is in…

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Ladies Spring Group Coaching  

If you are just getting started with golf or have a high handicap and just want to improve, then this ladies group coaching class might just be the opportunity you have been waiting for! It’s a great way to pick up tips and meet new people in a relaxed and friendly  environment. Learning as a…

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Head Chef making waves…

Our new Head Chef, Martin Carter, brings to Greetham Valley a wealth of experience on 5* cruise ships and 5* Caribbean resorts and his re-development this Spring of our Restaurant and Lounge Bar menus seems to have excited everybody’s tastebuds! With innovative twists on old favourites and some simply superb new ideas, Martin and his kitchen…

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This week’s tip from the Golf Pro

Do you slice the golf ball? If your ball starts down the left and often finishes right of target then you are slicing the golf ball (opposite for a left hander). Whilst there are several contributing factors that cause a slice, a very common cause is a poor grip. When you think about it the…

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From the greens 16th March

Well from a quiet week last week to full on this week! Key focus is on tees, we are vertidraining them, following by cutting then hollowcoring. This will be then be followed with overseeding the bare areas. Then finally a slow release fertiliser will be applied, which will supply the turf’s needs for 5 months….

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