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Smiles all round at West Hill despite the rain 2013

There may have been torrential rain and sub-zero temperatures but the Society’s first ever visit to West Hill proved to be an outstanding success.The unseasonal “arctic” weather which has dominated the start of this year’s golfing season didn’t put a dampener on the day, and it was smiles all round as everyone dried out in [...]

2014-10-14T15:26:35+01:00March 10th, 2013|Results|

No Wooden Spoon for Lord R’s Famous Five – Christmas Scramble 2012

Father Christmas arrived early for the Christmas Scramble and brought with him a sack full of festive prizes, raffle presents, and auction items.Despite the very best efforts of the rain to cause the cancellation of the day, the clouds parted just in time for this end of season fixture to go ahead and then, when [...]

2014-10-14T15:30:51+01:00December 9th, 2012|Results|

Five players in countback decision at Worplesdon 2012

Count Back was the order of the day at the Worplesdon fixture with both the winner of the main trophy and the Wooden spoon being decided this way.It was the closest finish ever to a Northcliffe golf day, with the top five finishers all having to be separated on count back.Visibility may have been at [...]

2014-10-14T15:32:23+01:00November 8th, 2012|Results|

Heavens open at Coombe Hill 2012

The heavens opened for the Society’s first ever visit to Coombe Hill in Surrey, with so much rain it was almost a case of should the competition be abandoned.But Northcliffe golfers are the hardy type and despite having to cope with several water-logged greens, most of the 36 players managed to complete the morning round.Lord [...]

2014-10-14T15:33:32+01:00October 7th, 2012|Results|

Farewell appearance for HQP at Hardelot 2012

The weather was stunning, skies were blue and the sun was blazing down for the Inter-Company golf tournament in France.There was a new team playing, another making its last appearance with a certain tinge of sadness and the team that has lifted the main trophy over the past three years just managed to keep everyone [...]

2014-10-14T15:35:02+01:00October 6th, 2012|Results|

Tiger would have been impressed – Royal St. George 2012

Tiger Woods may have complained about deep bunkers and long rough when playing links golf at the Open, but for Northcliffe members facing the might of Royal St. George’s it was all about the challenge!With the wet weather conditions of the past few months the rough at this Championship course which has hosted so many [...]

2014-10-16T20:38:01+01:00September 5th, 2012|Results|

Struggle to score at Mill Ride 2012

There are not many Northcliffe fixtures when members struggle to post decent scores but Mill Ride, near Ascot in Berkshire, proved to be a real golfing challenge for the June meeting. So much so that the winner came in with just 34 points, the runner-up 32 pts and a whole host of other players languished [...]

2014-10-16T20:40:51+01:00July 4th, 2012|Results|

Win against PGS but North Foreland loss – 2012

Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose! The Northcliffe have just played their two annual matches against the Press Golfing Society and North Foreland Golf Club. The first match against the PGS took place over two days at Prince’s Golf Course in Kent and then, after an overnight hotel stay full of fun, laughter and bonhomie [...]

2014-10-16T20:46:27+01:00June 3rd, 2012|Results|

50 Golden Years at Walton Heath – 2012

Match report - Walton Heath 2012 Fifty years was a significant number for the Northcliffe’s annual golf fixture at Walton Heath. The Society has been playing every year for over 50 years at this premier Surrey course; there were 50 players booked to take part in the day; the subsidy from funds was just over [...]

2014-10-16T20:49:12+01:00June 2nd, 2012|Results|

Style and tradition of New Zealand Golf Club – 2012

It was the closest possible finish to the Society’s first visit to the New Zealand golf club in Surrey, a unique course that oozes style and tradition. The top four players all came home with scores of 36 points each around this tight heathland course which was in exceptional condition for the start of the [...]

2014-10-16T20:51:07+01:00March 1st, 2012|Results|
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