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Pair of Peters battle to win Winter League

The 2012/13 Winter League started on 27th October with a round robin series of games from which two players from each division went forward to the quarter and semi finals in March. The final on the 24th was called off due to a large influx of snow but finally took place this weekend. The finalists, Peter…

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Order of Merit and Winter League finals coming up!

The odds are shortening on who will be the eventual winner of the Winter Order of Merit. With the last 3 games of the 24 game series  being cancelled due to snow, it now comes down to a mad dash in the last round to try to get as many points as possible. Three weeks ago in…

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Greetham Valley’s Ladies win Mail on Sunday round

Lady golfers are made of very stern stuff and a bit of rain and snow doesn’t put them off. Greetham Valley’s Mail on Sunday team of ten played host to Burghley Park Ladies in the team knockout competition at the weekend. The teams had horrendous conditions to contend with: very high winds, hailstones, snow and driving…

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2014 England Golf Boys County Championship Midland Qualifier

Greetham Valley’s owners are a very proud bunch this week – they have just had confirmation that Greetham Valley has been selected as the venue for the England Golf Boys’ County Championships Midland Qualifier in 2014!  Midlands Golf Union Secretary Neil Harris, one of the committee members who chose the club, said that the Midland Golf Union is…

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Block paving and new topdresser!

We have now finished the block paved paths around the putting green and on the 10th hole on the Lakes course and I am sure you will all agree it is a vast improvement . There have been many suggestions as to where we should do next – thank you, members! – and these will be a…

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Wedding Menu Taster Evening

We are delighted to invite all soon to be Brides and Grooms to enjoy a wonderful evening of fine food, wine and music…. Still pondering your menu choices, not yet sampled our cuisine or just looking for a good excuse for a night out to talk weddings? Then Saturday 23rd March 2013 at Greetham Valley…

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Order of Merit and Winter League update 1st March weekend

Week twenty of Greetham Valley’s Winter Order of Merit got underway in almost Spring like conditions – sun, warmth and unusually, next to no wind. Even the greens felt Springlike, very fast but true. After nineteen weeks of the competition, no player has won it more than once and week twenty, yet again, was no exception. Second Team…

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Order of Merit and Winter League updates

Cold wind and snow flurries were the order of the day as round nineteen of  Greetham Valley’s Winter Order of Merit got underway on the Lakes course. After eighteen weeks of the competition nobody has managed to win it twice and this week was no exception. Carl Causbrook playing off nine took the honours with…

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Order of Merit and Winter League updates

Week eighteen of the Winter Order of Merit saw yet another first time winner; nobody has won it more than once,  although a couple of players have come close. This week’s scores reflect the cuts in players’ handicaps over the past eighteen weeks of the competition. Immediate past Captain Jim Wheeler was this week’s winner with…

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Hole in One for Peter!

The seventeenth week of the Winter Order of Merit saw yet another first time winner. Ray Hughes returned a solid 39 points to win, just edging out Club Captain Trevor Smith with an equally impressive 39 points off scratch. Ray was docked two shots off his handicap and will now play off ten, Trevor also loses…

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