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25TH ANNIVERSARY MATCH AND DEAL RESULT

Despite the best efforts of Covid-19 to put a dampener on the 25th anniversary match between the Northcliffe and North Foreland Golf Club, it turned out to be a terrific success. As part of the annual “Double Header” linked with Royal Cinque Ports the following day, there was another close result this year with [...]

September 18th, 2020|Results|

BACK TO TANDRIDGE – £69 INCLUDES FREE VOUCHER

We are back at our long time favourite, Tandridge, the hidden jewel amongst Surrey’s top golf courses for our next fixture on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, The cost - £69 and every player gets free voucher to play next year!  This really is a wonderful day’s golf but be warned, it is definitely not the [...]

September 16th, 2020|Coming up|

ROYAL CINQUE PORTS – MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Royal Cinque Ports, Deal, is one of the best links courses in the country, with undulating fairways, amazing greens hidden among massive grass covered sand dunes and bunkers the likes of which are unique for this type of course. Check out their website www.royalcinqueports.com for full details. We are playing one round for the [...]

August 26th, 2020|Coming up|

JOHN STORMS TO FIRST WIN

The Society has played in a wide variety of weather over the years but Northwood had a real mix for a perfect summer fixture. There were blue skies and sunshine as players teed-off followed by jet black storm clouds, hailstones, torrential rain and thunder with lightning thrown in for good measure halfway through the [...]

August 26th, 2020|Results|

SCRAMBLE AT NORTHWOOD – MONDAY, AUGUST 17

The next fixture is Northwood on Monday, August 17 with singles in the morning and a 9-hole drawn Texas Scramble in the afternoon. The cost of the day is £55 and £75 for guests with no reduction if playing just the morning round. Last year was the first time the Society had a Scramble in the [...]

July 25th, 2020|Coming up|

WHAT A DIFFERENCE A YEAR MAKES

What a difference a year made for Society vice-Captain Barry Theobald at The Berkshire fixture.     Last year he presented the main trophy, The Rothermere Cup, to photographer David Crump……..this year he won it himself! Barry’s 39pts was 3pts clear of 4 players who all scored 36 points with Neil Darbyshire [...]

July 17th, 2020|Results|

NICK SANATISES THE FIELD WITH DOUBLE WIN AT WALTON HEATH

 Society Captain Nick Stevens had an impressive “double win” at Walton Heath, the first fixture of the year due to the covid-19 lockdown that caused the cancellation of The Grove and the postponement to next year of the Inter-Company competition. With almost a three-month delay to [...]

July 2nd, 2020|Results|

THE BERKSHIRE – 36 HOLES MONDAY, JULY 13 FOR £85

The second golf event of the coronavirus delayed fixture list is The Berkshire where we will be playing both the Blue and Red courses on Monday, July 13 for £85. There cannot be a finer setting for this summer fixture on courses that wind their way through  heathland  and woods in some of the most  [...]

July 1st, 2020|Coming up|

PRINCELY GOLF AND GREAT DEAL

 The best efforts of “Storm Jorge” failed to put a dampener on the annual Northcliffe match against the Press Golfing Society. With golf courses around the country staying closed because of continuous torrential rain, both Princes and Royal Cinque Ports links courses on the Kent coast were open for play. Facing a hat-trick of [...]

March 11th, 2020|Results|