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Mixed Doubles Final results and more

The delayed final of the Mixed Doubles took place on the Lakes course on a warm day with a slight breeze. The greens were very receptive after heavy rain during the morning. Ryan Tarrant and Jackie Friend, who have won it for the past couple of years, were trying for the hat trick, their opponents…

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Greetham Valley golf members’ update 2 September

The Greetham Valley Ladies’ Scratch Team,  who have won the Lincolnshire South League several times in the past few years, took on the Northern League winners Woodhall Spa in the county final at Spalding Golf Club over the weekend. The team of Emma Tipping, Sophie Beardsall and Liz Haughton represented a squad of Greetham Valley…

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Golf club members update August 2014

The Pat Holloway Trophy was played over two days during the week. The first game was midweek for Ladies who couldn’t play at the weekend and the second for the rest of the ladies section. County player Emma Tipping, off one played midweek and had a great game despite very cold and windy conditions.  Emma started off with a…

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Greetham Valley Wedding Fair

Greetham Valley’s next Wedding Fair is on Sunday 28th September 2014, 10am to 3pm. As usual, we will be crammed full with exhibitors offering ideas and inspiration for your very special day, including: bridal and men’s wear bridesmaids’ dresses and mother of the bride fashion jewellery, tiaras and fascinators linens, chair covers and venue dressers wedding…

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Captains’ Weekend at Greetham Valley Golf Club!

Captains’ Weekend 26th and 27th July Greetham Valley Golf Club’s 2014 Captains, Shaun Denholm and Bev Dolman, have great pleasure in inviting members and their guests to enjoy the Captains’ Weekend events on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th July.  What’s On: Saturday Captains’ Stableford Competition (full handicap) – on the Lakes course, enter on the computer from 5th…

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Team results, foursomes and midweek medal

Most of Greetham Valley’s teams have had a good weekend despite the weather. The First Team led by Chris Steele lost a very tough match away to Boston Golf Club by four games to two. Chris said that they had one or two players drop out for various reasons but he was grateful to the…

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Gallant James rescues a golf trolley in distress

A hundred golfers were asked “If you saw an electric trolley go into one of the many lakes at Greetham Valley Golf Club, would you jump in to get it out”? Only one said yes – and did so at the weekend! Greetham Valley member James Ablett and partners had just finished their round and witnessed…

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Gilly and Liz enjoy Midlands North Foursomes success

Greetham Valley Ladies Gilly Grant and Liz Haughton took part in the Midlands North 36 holes Foursomes on a beautiful sunny day at Spalding Golf Club last Thursday. The pair, playing off a combined handicap of 9.5, had a fantastic morning eighteen holes, coming in with a gross 83, nett 73.5 off a standard scratch…

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Oakham Rotary Club Charity Golf Day

Photo – some of the winners of the Oakham Rotary Club Golf Day. In the foreground from left to right are Fred Aspin, Greetham Valley President John Sparks, ORC Foundation Chairman Bruce Strickland, GV Captain Shaun Denholm, Oakham Rotary Club President Richard Simmons and Wayne Terrett. Oakham Rotary Club has been in existence since 1952…

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Adi triumphs in Winter Order of Merit

Image shows some of the players in the Winter Order of Merit. In the centre holding the trophy is this year’s overall winner, Adi Cunningham. To his right is WOOM organiser Neil Harris and to Adi’s left is this week’s winner, Kev Hingle.    The final of the twenty two round Winter Order of Merit…

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