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Friday 23rd March, the Course is OPEN, pull trolleys and powered trolleys with winter wheels fitted allowed  -  Course information line 01977 781949

Mr Captain informs me there are still spaces left for our double shotgun event on Sunday. We have two start times, 08:15 and 13:30.

Please contact Ian in the Pro Shop if you have yet to enter a team.




Captain’s Prize Presentation Photo’s

Published Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 Read More »

Captain’s Weekend Photo’s

Thanks from Mr Captain to Barry Shaw and other volunteers for their hole in one witness duties on the 17th. Barry took the opportunity to take a few snaps.

Published Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 Read More »

Captain’s Weekend

Mr Captain, Tony Cook welcomed everyone at the Halfway House on Sunday with excellent catering provided by his family and Jill. Nobody managed a hole in one in the windy conditions this year, even the 17th pin had it’s challenges, although 4 birdies were achieved so perhaps some members were thinking “that’s got a chance” […]

Published Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 Read More »

PRO-AM @ PDGC – Monday 4th September 2017

Our Club Professional Ian Marshall is organising a PRO-AM here at the Club on Monday 4th September, details below. If you are able to support the day, which includes a 2 course meal afterwards, please call into the Pro Shop and speak with Ian. Poster PRO-AM     PRO AM Entry

Published Monday, June 12th, 2017 Read More »

Yorkshire Union Inter Club Foursomes – Garforth 8th June

Andy Wiltshire and Darren Walton played their latest knock out match in the Yorkshire Union Inter Club Foursomes vs. Cleckheaton last evening, the match being played at Garforth. Unfortunately despite a valiant effort they lost the match on the 22nd hole to their opponents. Thanks to Barrie Middleton for his enthusiastic support of the team […]

Published Friday, June 9th, 2017 Read More »

Nett Team News – 5th June

The Nett team won their latest match at home against Normanton in horrible conditions on Monday evening, winning 4-2. Tom Hough won his match 7&5 against Liam Betts, James MacFarlane won a closely fought match 2&1, whilst Warren suffered a reversal losing 2 down against Sam Marsh. The games as always were played in excellent […]

Published Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team News Update

The Scratch team maintained their excellent start to the season at a rain lashed Cookridge Hall on Monday evening, winning the match 4-2. Ryan Armitage won 1up in an evenly fought match with Adam Frontal, whilst Simon Coumbe won 2up against Luke Whitaker. Andy Wiltshire lost his match 4&3 against Tom Pilling, suffering his first […]

Published Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Read More »

Yorkshire Union 4th Div Team Championship – Cottingham Park

Congratulations to Andy Wiltshire, Tom Hough and Daz Walton on gaining promotion in yesterdays 4th Division Team Championship held at Cottingham Park in blustery conditions. A combined 36 hole total of 474 saw them finish runner up on the day to Hallowes with 471. Well done Gentlemen, you did the Club proud as always. Yorkshire […]

Published Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Read More »

Prince of Wales Charity AM-AM – 2nd June

The annual Prince of Wales Hospice Golf Day took place on Friday 2nd June at the Club.Winners on the day were the Ludwell Electrical team, winning the Bob Abson Team Trophy with a score of 92 points; Lynne Peace team won the ladies prize with 78 points. Prizes were also awarded to individuals for nearest the […]

Published Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC Senior Championship – Scarcroft 31st May

Congratulations to Jason Shaw on bringing up the hat trick for PDGC in winning yesterdays LDUGC Seniors Championship, A V Wright trophy with 41 stableford points, this follows Richard Godson and Brian Fisher who have their names on this trophy. Jason also finished 3rd in the Seniors Championship S D Bowyer trophy, for the best gross […]

Published Thursday, June 1st, 2017 Read More »

May 200 Club Draw

May 200+ Club Winners

Published Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 Read More »

Hanging Baskets

Thank you to our contract cleaner Brendan Hawkins for once again sponsoring our baskets and flowers around the clubhouse.

Published Friday, May 26th, 2017 Read More »

Bob MacDonald – Hole in One

Congratulations to Bob MacDonald who holed in one on the Par 3, 17th on Monday becoming our 7th member to record an ‘ace’ in 2017.  Bob informs me he used a 4 iron off the tee before the ball found itself in the hole. This was a second ‘hole in one’ for Bob in his […]

Published Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team Update

The scratch team were in action again last night playing Wakefield at home, a last-minute change of personal due to injury saw Andy Johnson taking Simon Coumbe’s place at number one, despite a close match with St Andrews University team member Scott Mac Gregor, he lost 2&1.  Andy Wiltshire was taken all the way to […]

Published Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 Read More »

Captain’s Summer Ball – Saturday 10th June

Members are advised tickets will go on sale this Friday 26th May at 7pm in the Clubhouse for Mr Captain’s Summer Ball. Entertainment will be provided by Terry Webster, award winning vocalist. Captain’s Summer Ball Menu Captain’s Summer Ball

Published Monday, May 22nd, 2017 Read More »

Past Captains’ Stableford

Due to inclement weather a much reduced field competed on Friday for the prestigious Past Captains Cup which was won by President Chris Peace who held off strong challenges from Martin Johnson and Alf Taylor! The event was followed by an excellent lunch provided by the new catering team. Here Past President of the Leeds […]

Published Monday, May 22nd, 2017 Read More »

Yorkshire Foursomes

Andy Wiltshire and Daz Walton also got off to a flying start in the Yorkshire Foursomes with a comfortable 4 & 3 win against Bradford Moor. Well played chaps!

Published Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team off to a flyer!

Last night (Monday) the Scratch Team got off to a winning start in the first match back in the first division.  A strong Howley Hall team were beaten 5 & 1.  Andy Wiltshire continuing his impressive form with a 5&4 victory, Ryan Armitage returned to the team and despite getting caught in traffic on the […]

Published Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits vs Selby Update

Rabbits Captain John Atha preparing to drive in for the first leg match against Selby, for the annual ‘Selby Putter Trophy’.  Pontefract take a slim 3.5 to 2.5 lead into the deciding leg at Selby later in the year. 

Published Thursday, May 4th, 2017 Read More »

New Members

We welcome the following new members who have recently joined the Club: – Dave Afford, Steven Barwell,Adrian Bennett,Jonathan Davis,Tony Glover,Joe Gough,Charlotte Hewison,Adam Jackson,Matthew Jackson,Sophie Jarman,Jonathan Morton,Nick Page,Gary Painter, Neil Painter,Mark Thompson,Steve Townend,Gareth Unsworth, Richard Walmsley and Mick Woofindin.

Published Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team vs Wakefield

Yesterday the Scratch Team of Andy Wiltshire, Warren Haywood and Simon Coumbe had a comfortable win 2 & 1 against Wakefield in the LDUGC Inter Club K/O. Returning to the team Simon led the way and won his match 5 & 3 against Dan Bradbury, whilst Andy had a very comfortable win 8&6 against Neil […]

Published Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 Read More »

PDGC and the Augusta Connection

Over 50 members attended our Augusta themed evening on Friday night along with the opportunity to meet our new Head Greenkeeper, Gary Anderson. A Q&A session with Gary went down a treat with everyone in attendance when he outlined his plans to restore the course back to some of the lost Dr Alister Mackenzie features. Dr […]

Published Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 Read More »

RP Winter Major – Saturday

The course is being prepared for you by Gary and his team ahead of what is a fabulous weather forecast this weekend. We have our first Major of the season on Saturday, 8 qualifiers go through to the match play for the RP Winter Cup. Sunday is a 4BBB Medal, so link up with those […]

Published Thursday, April 6th, 2017 Read More »

Captain’s Drive In Photographs

13 Past Captains’, Family and Members watch on as 2017 Club Captain, Tony Cook Drives In, supported by Ladies Captain Jill Rowett. Both hit excellent drives down the fairway!

Published Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC – Associate Members Team Invitation Result – 30th March

PDGC hosted the LDUGC Team Invitation yesterday when a maximum field enjoyed breezy but pleasant conditions. Members, Stan Timmins, Malcolm McDermott, Ian Winterburn and Mick Sheldon held the joint lead with an excellent 85 points for most of the day, missing out on 2nd place on count-back. Retiring LDU President Jack McKee’s team also performed […]

Published Friday, March 31st, 2017 Read More »

Captain’s Drive In – Shotgun Draw

Please see the draw for starting holes for our upcoming Captain’s Drive in Shotgun AM-AM on Sunday 2nd April. As you will see there are still spaces left for late entries so please contact Ian in the Pro Shop if you are intending to play. Remember the course will be closed all day for non […]

Published Monday, March 27th, 2017 Read More »

Early Entry Dates – Club Competitions 2017

Members are advised Mr President wishes to have an early entry sheet for his 4BBB competition on Sunday 14th May. Entries will be accepted in the Pro Shop from Saturday 15th April. A gentle reminder entries close on Monday 3rd April for the Weaver 4BBB knock out. Club Competition Entry Dates 2017 Updated

Published Friday, March 24th, 2017 Read More »

Captain’s Drive In – Double Shotgun AM-AM – Sunday 2nd April

Please book your 4 person team  in the Pro Shop now – Shotgun Start 0800 and 1300hrs – Course closed all day to non competitors. Reception from 11am for those not golfing or playing in the morning AM-AM, please note ticket sales, priced £5, for the lunchtime buffet available now from the bar staff. Drive […]

Published Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC Executive – Thank You


Published Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 Read More »

Gary Anderson – Head Greenkeeper

Published Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 Read More »

Gentlemen’s Pre Season Dinner

Jamie Jones-Buchanan of Leeds Rhinos fame entertained 55 members and guests at our Pre-Season Dinner on Friday evening. An interesting, thought provoking and humorous evening was enjoyed by all present.

Published Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 Read More »

BIGGA and Sherrif Amenity Seminar @ PDGC

The Club hosted an educational seminar yesterday for the team from BIGGA (British International Greenkeepers Association) and Sherrif Amenity, horticultural advisers. 45 greenkeepers from clubs in Yorkshire were in attendance and listened to presentations from various speakers ranging from available machinery, proactive use of fungicides, irrigation systems, turf weather and ecology on the golf course, which […]

Published Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 Read More »

February 200+ Club Winners

February 200+ Club Winners

Published Monday, February 27th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits News Update

Rabbits Matches A list of members currently subscribed to our Section is now displayed on the Rabbits noticeboard and below. Although our first inter-club match is still 8 weeks away it would be helpful to Ian and I if you could indicate next to your name whether you would be available for the Thursday afternoon […]

Published Friday, February 24th, 2017 Read More »

Course Information Update – Water Issues

Whilst members may recall previous notices regarding water issues at the top end of the course, this update is to keep members au fair of latest developments. Along with our own on course remedial works to rectify the problem, the Directors wish members to know that the Club has and will continue to pursue the issue […]

Published Sunday, February 12th, 2017 Read More »

Rules of Golf -Modification to Rule 18 and 20

Members are advised of a change to Rule 18; Ball at Rest Moved and Rule 20; Lifting, Dropping and Placing; Playing from Wrong Place. See attachment. New Rule 1.1.2017 (1)

Published Thursday, January 19th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits News Update

Any Section members wishing to take part in the Hollow Tine Trophy  (26/2) when we defend last years win against the mighty Tigers, please add your name to the list on the Section Board asap and I will  then select the team. I have also arranged an additional match for the Rabbits against the Lady […]

Published Thursday, January 19th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC – Associate Member Scheme

As the nights start to lengthen and we all look forward to the start of another golfing season, why not consider joining the Leeds and District Union of Golf Clubs Associate member scheme. Life membership is available for only £25 and you will have the opportunity to play at some of the best golf clubs […]

Published Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits Prize Presentation 2016

The well organised and supported Rabbits section held their annual dinner and presentation evening on Friday here at the Club. 50 members and guests enjoyed an excellent meal before Tony Cook once again entertained everyone in his role as Master of Ceremonies before the prize presentation began. Any member with a current competition handicap between […]

Published Friday, December 9th, 2016 Read More »

Prize Presentation Evening

The Annual Presentation evening took place on Saturday when the winners of this years Majors were presented with their trophies and glass mementoes. The evening started with cheque presentations to the Prince of Wales Hospice and Pontefract Sports Foundation for a tremendous sum of £8,500 each. Mr Captain, Dr Martin Johnson, thanked everyone for their […]

Published Sunday, November 13th, 2016 Read More »

Prize Winners Photos

Published Sunday, November 13th, 2016 Read More »

Winter Golf Tuition with Steve Clancy

Steve Clancy, our Assistant Professional, is offering anyone who wants to improve or tweak a few areas of their game during the winter months, 4 x 40 minute golf lessons for just £59. Please contact Steve on 01977 706806 to book, or call into the Pro Shop if you wish to purchase as a Christmas […]

Published Thursday, November 10th, 2016 Read More »

Pro Shop Sale

Members are advised Ian has a winter sale in the Pro Shop if you are looking for Christmas presents. powakaddy-promotion

Published Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 Read More »

Winter Competition Hints

Please see attachment from the Competitions Sub Committee. Winter-Competition-Hints-2016

Published Monday, October 31st, 2016 Read More »

Placing Through The Green

The Competitions Sub Committee have introduced ‘placing through the green’ until further notice. Please see below for further details. placing-through-the-green

Published Monday, October 31st, 2016 Read More »

Winter Course Maintenance

Members are advised with effect from Monday 31st October 2016 holes 16 and 17 will be closed for winter maintenance.The proposed works on these holes during the winter will include: –  Drainage work on both holes. Verti draining and levelling of the 16th Tee. Tree maintenance on both holes. Extending 17th Tee. Clearing shrubbery, gorse […]

Published Monday, October 31st, 2016 Read More »

Winter Wheels Notice

Members are advised the Greens Sub Committee have, with effect from Monday 31st October, announced that all powered trolleys must be fitted with recognised winter wheels and until further notice. Please contact Ian or Steve in the Pro Shop for further advice. Thank you for your co-operation. Winter-Wheels-Notice

Published Monday, October 24th, 2016 Read More »

Prize Presentation Evening – Saturday 12th November

Congratulations to all ‘Major’ prize winners during 2016. The Presentation of the trophies will take place in the Clubhouse on Saturday 12th November, commencing 8pm.  Tickets for the Scampi or Pie & Pea supper are available now from the bar staff, priced £4 each. Everyone welcome, so come along and support your golfing buddies in […]

Published Monday, October 17th, 2016 Read More »

Parting Shot – Ilkley Golf Club

A damp showery day did not prevent the prestigious end of season ‘parting shot’ competition taking place at Ilkley Golf Club on Thursday. The competition, in a 4BBB match play format, consists of 6 teams per side representing a President and Captain’s select team scoring 3 points for the win, 1 point for a half […]

Published Thursday, October 13th, 2016 Read More »

Hollow Tine Cup 2016

The latest instalment of the Hollow Tine Trophy resulted in a (very) long awaited victory for the Rabbits. Tigers Captain Andrew Johnson & Chris Langley secured the first points but Brian White & Ron Blackburn (combined age 166) set the trend for the rest of the Rabbits team who went on to win 4 and halve the […]

Published Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 Read More »