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Venue of the Week

We’ve been named this weeks ‘Venue of the Week’ by VenueDirectory.com – “With modern conference facilities for up to 300 delegates, why not host your next meeting at our stunning Venue of the Week, GreethamValley”. Check out our listing here: https://www.venuedirectory.com/venue/1966/greetham-valley  

Bird Fair 2018

Once again Greetham Valley will be attending the Birdfair at Rutland Water, held Friday 17th – Sunday 19th August 2018. Each year the Birdfair increases in popularity, with 24,466 visitors attending in 2017 and even more expected in 2018! This year will be the Birdfairs 30th anniversary, so we thought we would offer the visitors…

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Lunch Menu Launch

New for 2018, we will be launching a lunch menu! Two courses (main and dessert) for just £13.50! Available Monday to Friday, 12-2pm starting from 8th January. Menu changes regularly and booking with Reception is advised. Updated menus available on our website – http://www.greethamvalley.co.uk/accommodation-leisure/restaurants/menus

Winter Golf Rules – now in operation!

Winter Rules – preferred lies  Winter rules are now in play. “Winter rules” or “preferred lies” are in place to promote fair play and to protect the course through the winter months. “A ball lying in a closely mown area through the green may, without penalty, be moved or may be lifted, cleaned and placed…

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Juniors place 4th out of 158 teams!

We are extremely proud of Greetham Valley’s Juniors B Team. Having reached the national finals of the Royal British Legion Poppy Cup, they went to Staverton Park Golf Club, near Daventry, for three days to play the semi-finals and finals of this competition. In the first of the semi-finals on Saturday Greetham Valley were drawn…

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Juniors through to the semi-finals of the Poppy Cup!

Greetham Valley Juniors continued their run in the Royal British Legion Junior Golf Challenge (Poppy Cup) with a fantastic home win on the Valley course against a very tough Redditch team. The team was brilliantly lead by Joe Sargood (8) who captained the side and who also went out first with Wilby Toothill (16) as…

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Juniors through to the quarter finals of the Poppy Cup

  The Greetham Valley Junior B Team continued their run in the Royal British Legion Junior Golf Challenge (Poppy Cup) with a great win at home against a strong Nuneaton team and have now progressed to the quarter finals. The Poppy Cup is a season-long knockout tournament for junior golfers throughout the country and started…

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Birdfair 2017

We had a wonderful time at Birdfair last weekend. This year we supported Discover Rutland on their stand, as well as having our normal stand in Marquee 8, which was supported by our friends at the RBMT. We go to Birdfair to promote our Birding Breaks – this includes the stunning walk to Fort Henry…

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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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