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Rabbits Dinner 2014

The Rabbits section and guests recently held their AGM and Annual Dinner in the Clubhouse. Everyone who attended enjoyed themselves and were entertained by  toastmaster, Tony Cook, who never fails in his enthusiasm.The outgoing Rabbits Captain Gerald Bromley introduced Stuart Charlesworth and wished him well with his Rabbits Captaincy in 2015. Mr Captain, Andy Wiltshire […]

Published Monday, December 15th, 2014 Read More »

Captain’s Inauguration 2014

Members  and guests enjoyed a pleasant evening in the Clubhouse on Saturday at the Captain’s Inauguration. The outgoing Captain, Andy Wiltshire summarised his year before introducing our 2015 Club Captain, Chris Peace.  Chris told the audience he was looking forward to his new ambassadorial role and hoped to build on the Club’s traditions, as well […]

Published Sunday, December 14th, 2014 Read More »

Parting Shot 2014

The annual end of season ‘Parting Shot’ competition took place at Ilkley Golf Club on Thursday in excellent weather conditions. The competition, founded in 2008 by Past Captain David Cutts is a 6×4 ball matches (Match Play) between a President’s Team and Captain’s Team. Captain Andy was determined to field a strong set of players this […]

Published Sunday, October 19th, 2014 Read More »

Major Winners – 2014 Season

Congratulations go to all ‘Major’ winners for the 2014 season. Please try and make yourselves available for the Prize Presentation on Saturday 15th November here in the Clubhouse, commencing 8pm, with free buffet from 7pm. 2014 Major Winners Gentlemen 2014 Major Winners Ladies 2014 Major Winners Juniors

Published Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 Read More »

LDUGC Scratch Team Final – Cookridge Hall 31st August

One hell of a victory. Simon Coumbe won 5&4, CK won 5&4, I was 1up and conceded a half but was never down in my match. Tony Cole was brilliant on CK’s bag so a massive thanks to him especially when the manager and scratch team captain not there due to personal/work commitments. Thanks to Susan […]

Published Monday, September 1st, 2014 Read More »

Captain’s Exchange Day – Malton & Norton

Mr Captain, Andy Wiltshire welcomed 39 members to Malton and Norton Golf Club on Tuesday in the annual exchange day. The day started with a 9 hole 4BBB competition, with the winners being Malcolm Fletcher and Mick McVeigh with 21 points. After lunch the main AM-AM competition took place in excellent weather conditions, the winning […]

Published Friday, August 1st, 2014 Read More »

LDUGC Charity 4 Ball Result – PDGC 24th July

Please see the link to view the result from last weeks competition held at PDGC.

Published Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 Read More »

Centenary Trophy Medal- 28th June

Members are advised there has been an amended result to the Centenary Trophy. Gerry McGinty has been disqualified for signing for an incorrect Gross Score. To Gerry’s credit he advised Ian Marshall immediately on noticing the error, which he explained had come about by allowing his playing partner to enter the score onto the computer […]

Published Monday, June 30th, 2014 Read More »

Nett Team vs.Moor Allerton – 16th June

The team won their latest league match vs. Moor Allerton at home on Monday evening, moving above them in the league table to sit in 5th place, 8 points behind the current leaders Selby GC. Jason Shaw beat Martin Copeland 5&4 – Will Wright beat Jordan Tattersall 2&1, whilst Paul Kennedy had a close game […]

Published Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 Read More »

Gentlemen Invitation Day – 14th June

Inv Day Result

Published Monday, June 16th, 2014 Read More »

Scratch and Nett Strokeplay Championship Result – Wetherby 11th June

Please click on the links below to view the above results, it is not just Pontefract playing hard at the moment in the soft underfoot conditions. Well played Tony Glover and John Hetherington, unfortunately not quite enough to get in the prizes.

Published Thursday, June 12th, 2014 Read More »

Nett Team Update

The Nett team have had a couple of reverses of late, to strong opposition it has to be said, losing 4-2 at Oulton Hall on 2nd June and 4-1 away at Selby on Monday evening. Oulton players were, Paul Kennedy – Match Halved; Will Wright – Match Halved and Richard Askham – Lost 4&3 – […]

Published Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 Read More »

Captains Prize Presentation

Mr Captain, Andy Wiltshire enjoyed his weekend despite the weather playing it’s part, especially on Saturday when only 20 teams managed to complete the course. However the weather gods smiled again for most of Sunday when almost a full house took part in the  ‘better ball’  and the hole in one prizes on offer. Mr Captain […]

Published Monday, June 9th, 2014 Read More »

Scratch Team vs. Moor Allerton – Inter Club K/O

Congratulations to the Scratch team for beating Moor Allerton on Friday evening in the LDUGC Inter Club K/O; Pontefract 5 Moor Allerton 1 Andy Wiltshire beat Craig Watts 2&1 – Will Wright, last minute stand in after playing 18 holes in the Gregory Juvenile Trophy earlier in the day, beating Joe Walker 2&1, whilst Tony Cole halved his […]

Published Monday, June 2nd, 2014 Read More »

Club-Clean Courtesy Valet

Members and their guests will have the opportunity to have a courtesy cleaning of their golf clubs here at the Club on Gentlemen’s Invitation Day, Saturday 14th June. The pitch will be near the putting green and anyone wishing to take advantage of this offer should speak with Barry on the day. Club Clean Poster

Published Thursday, May 29th, 2014 Read More »

LDUGC 2nd Div Team Championship

Pontefract hosted the LDUGC 2nd Division Team Championship yesterday, despite the poor weather, everyone who took part thoroughly enjoyed the day. The Greens staff received much praise for the presentation of the course and the Bar and Catering staff looked after the Executive and Players throughout the day. Please click on the link for the […]

Published Friday, May 9th, 2014 Read More »

Driving Range

Members are advised the Driving Range will be closed between 130pm and 330pm every Thursday, commencing 15th May. This is to allow the Greens Staff to cut the grass in a safe environment; they thank you in advance for your understanding.

Published Thursday, May 8th, 2014 Read More »

Yorkshire Foursomes Victory

Mr Captain Andy Wiltshire and Ryan Armitage (debut) last evening won their 1st round foursomes match vs. Forest Park with victory on the 19th hole at a cold and very dark in the end Waterton Park. Congratulations Gent’s, the first step in the hat-trick bid has been secured. Pontefract will play the winners of Bradford or […]

Published Friday, May 2nd, 2014 Read More »

Scratch Team Inter Club Knockout

The Scratch team maintained their excellent start to the season last evening at home vs.. Mid Yorkshire, winning 6-0 in the Inter Club K/O. See the attached for the individual players and scores. 23 April Interclub Knockout

Published Thursday, April 24th, 2014 Read More »

Gaping Goose Trophy

The 1st leg of the Gaping Goose trophy vs. Cobble Hall, Leeds took place at Cobble last Friday. Teams were:- John Cusworth and Richard Whiteley, won 5 up – Maurice and Tom Ludwell, lost 3 down – Jason Shaw and Richard Yates, lost 2 down – Ryan Armitage and Richard Askham, lost 6 down. Format […]

Published Thursday, April 24th, 2014 Read More »

Daily Mail K/O

Unfortunately the team failed to progress to the next round of the Daily Mail competition, losing 4&1 to Lofthouse Hill at the weekend. The team performed with credit on what is not the easiest of courses, with Paul Kennedy providing our sole win. Tom Ludwell lost 3&2, Tom Hough lost 3&2, Tony Glover lost 1 down, whilst […]

Published Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 Read More »

Nett Team K/O

The nett team were victorious in their match vs. Lofthouse Hill, winning 2&1 Tom Ludwell beat Roy Smith 4&3; Jason Shaw beat Dan Brown 2&1; whilst Tom Hough lost his match 4&3 to Kieran Nichols. Well done team, stay tuned for details of the next round.

Published Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 Read More »

Prince Of Wales Hospice – Charity Golf Day

The Silver Anniversary ‘Prince Of Wales Hospice’ charity golf day will take place here at the club on Friday 6th June. The hospice needs to raise over £2m a year to continue to support their patients and families. All their services are provided free of charge. Whilst receiving funding from the NHS, it only covers […]

Published Friday, April 11th, 2014 Read More »