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COUNTBACK TIME AT WEST HILL

It was countback time at the West Hill fixture for the winner of the main trophy of the day, The Rothermere Cup, and the chance to qualify for the play-off final in the Golfer of the Year competition.   Both Captain Nick Stevens and “Big Al” Alan Jackson scored impressive 36pts in The Rothermere Cup [...]

October 31st, 2020|Results|

CHRISTMAS SCRAMBLE CANCELLED — ON LINE AUCTION

Golf is off the diary because of the November covid-19 restrictions, which means the “Christmas Scramble fixture” is cancelled. The play-off final for the Golfer of the Year award for 2019, also due to be played in the November lockdown has had to be cancelled, having been delayed by the weather with snow at [...]

October 31st, 2020|Coming up|

West Hill Monday, Oct 26, for £65

WEST HILL is our next fixture before we end our covid-19 golfing year at The Berkshire, Monday, November 16 with a revised format for the Christmas Scramble.  Like so many of the great golf courses played during the year, West Hill is exceptional and it is also the last chance to move up the [...]

October 11th, 2020|Coming up|

WEST HILL IS NEXT, MONDAY OCTOBER 26

The Society's next fixture is Monday, October 26 at West Hill, always a favourite and a great way to end our list of golf days in this covid-19 restricted year, when the final of the Order of Merit will be decided as we play for the Rothermere Challenge Cup (1923).   Please note the Club [...]

September 30th, 2020|Coming up|

RETURN TO TANDRIDGE

It was a long overdue return for the Northcliffe to play again at Tandridge, the hidden jewel in the golfing crown of Surrey. After so many years of making the Club a must in the fixture list, the Society had taken a break while improvements to the course took place. With spectacular views of [...]

September 30th, 2020|Results|

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|