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Wedding reception guest seating at Greetham Valley

After Greetham Valley’s hugely successful Wedding Fayre back in February – 2012 is shaping up to be a bumper wedding year, our busiest yet! We have seen a 13% increase from 2011 with 5 of the weddings for this year being booked since January! In my first full season as Greetham Valley’s wedding co-ordinator I am really looking…

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Greetham Valley 20th Anniversary Celebration!

Friday 30th March. CURRENTLY SOLD OUT – PLEASE CONTACT RECEPTION TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST Join Greetham Valley as we celebrate our 20th Anniversary with a fabulous party night of fun, fine food and fantastic entertainment – live band, disco and casino! Enjoy a delicious two course dinner, then dance ’til 1am to live music from…

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Greetham Valley Winter Order of Merit penultimate round

The penultimate week of the Winter Order of Merit took place on Saturday in conditions that would not have been out of place on a lovely Rutland July day. The Lakes course was the venue for the final time in this year’s competition, next week’s final will be held on the Valley course. Andrew Queen hasn’t played many…

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Winter League Final success for Ian and Dave

After five months, a seven game round robin phase, followed by quarter and semi final knock out games, Greetham Valley Golf Club’s Winter League reached its’ climax on Sunday. The finalists, Ian Bain and Dave Morgan took on Mick Carnie and Jim Kearney for the title. The match, refereed by Club Secretary Dennis Millington, was played in…

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Mail on Sunday success for Greetham Valley

After beating local rivals away at Burghley Park in the first round of the Mail on Sunday team knockout competition, and defeating March Golf Club in the second round, the Greetham Valley team entertained North Luffenham at home. They played on the Lakes course and enjoyed a comprehensive win by four and a half games to a half. Carl…

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New PGA Advanced Professional at Greetham Valley

Greetham Valley Golf Club has enlarged the coaching staff team – Gary Constable is the new arrival and will be at the Club full time as the principal PGA Advanced Professional, whilst Jim Hetherington is splitting his time between Whittlebury Park in Northamptonshire and Greetham Valley.  Gary has spent the previous eighteen years in the Middle East where he coached and managed at some of…

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Rutland Water osprey hunts for dinner at Greetham Valley

Where is a camera when you need one?? Just two days after I blogged about hoping we would see Rutland Water’s ospreys overflying Greetham Valley again after their safe return home from West Africa – here one was! Yesterday afternoon, he made several passes over Meg’s Lake – yep, that’s the one with the big old golden orfe lurking…

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Greetham Valley opens Conference Lounge

Rutland seems to have been taken over by conference delegates recently! At Greetham Valley, February and March have been very busy months, with lots of small conferences, interviews and product launches being held in our smaller meeting rooms overlooking the golf courses. Our forward bookings for conferencing for April are a very mixed bag with regards to sizes –…

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Rutland Water’s ospreys returning home safely!

Rutland Water’s ospreys are reported to be arriving back at their nests safe and sound after their winter sojourn in West Africa. They have made it on to the BBC News UK Homepage where they have some cracking photos of them clearing out and defending their old nests. I especially love  the upside down osprey doing some…

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Masters Golf Magic

Springtime! As the new lambs are jumping around Rutland’s fields there will be a band of professional golfers nervously making their way down a tree lined road in Augusta, Georgia –  known as Magnolia Lane – in readiness to compete in this year’s Masters tournament, commencing Thursday 5th April.  Traditionally The Masters signals the start of the golfing…

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