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Rabbits – Bentley Trophy re-arranged date

“Following the unfortunate cancellation of the Bentley Trophy last week due to the weather, we have rescheduled the Rabbits Major for Tuesday August 8th. We have chosen this date to avoid clashes with other events, to give an opportunity for 5 day members to take part and have enough daylight for people who wish to play after […]

Published Thursday, July 27th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team Update

Congratulations to the Scratch Team on winning the LDUGC Scratch League Top Division. This achievement is even more meratorious after being promoted as League Two Champions in 2016, the first club to achieve this in consecutive seasons. Regular team members Simon Coumbe and Andy Wiltshire had waited 22 years to be part of this moment […]

Published Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 Read More »

Ron Armitage Memorial Trophy – (Major) 15th July

Congratulations to Terry Foster on winning the inaugural Ron Armitage Memorial Trophy, with a stableford score of 42 points. 108 players entered the competition to remember a good friend and long standing member, sadly missed. Thanks to the Armitage family for supporting the day and providing the trophy which will be presented to Terry at […]

Published Sunday, July 16th, 2017 Read More »

Bunker Utility Vehicle

The Club recently took delivery of a Toro Sand Pro utility vehicle to assist the Greens staff with bunker maintenance. Bunkers are a time consuming exercise for the team and the vehicle will soon pay for itself in saved labour costs with improved efficiency. A reminder to all members and visitors to always rake the […]

Published Friday, July 14th, 2017 Read More »

Chris Stratford Article YEP – 12th July 2017

YEP Article Chris Stratford

Published Friday, July 14th, 2017 Read More »

Inaugural Ron Armitage Memorial Trophy – Saturday 15th July 2017

Members are advised with thanks to the Armitage family the competition diarised for Saturday 15th July will now be renamed the ‘ Ron Armitage Memorial Trophy’. This will be classified as an annual ‘Major’ with entries on the day in the Pro Shop as normal.

Published Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits News Update – 4th July

There are still places available for our major ‘The Harry Harrison Trophy’ at Low Laithes GC on 31/7. Get your name on the board for a great day out including sandwich and drink on arrival……18 holes and a two course meal and presentation with great prizes. If you are not a member of our Section […]

Published Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC Associate Member Meeting – Leeds Golf Club

Members are advised the above event scheduled for today, 29th June has been rearranged to Tuesday 11th July. Please enter your names on the sheet outside the pro shop and pay entrance fee to Ian. LDUGC Summer Meeting

Published Thursday, June 29th, 2017 Read More »

Ian Wright – Hole in One

A further update to Ian’s hole in one in the Centenary Trophy on Saturday. Ian informs me he used driver to record his 3rd ace during his golfing journey, the previous two coming on our Par 3, 14th hole. Upon reaching the green only his playing partner Roger Blatherwick’s ball was in sight, Ian confidently […]

Published Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 Read More »

Nett Team vs. Moor Allerton – 26th June

Nett Team vs. Moor Allerton

Published Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch vs. Wike Ridge

Scratch Team vs. Wike Ridge

Published Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 Read More »

Yorkshire Ladies County GA

YLCGA  Thank you

Published Monday, June 26th, 2017 Read More »

Leeds and District Rabbits Golf Association

Thank you

Published Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team Update – 20th June

The Scratch Team were in action again last night, playing away at a very sunny Howley Hall, teeing off the 11th to avoid a back log of 4 balls on the first, Tom Hough led the way but struggled against a very good player, Ryan Armitage out second took an early lead which slipped away […]

Published Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 Read More »

Happy Members

On Saturday 17th June my Brother Mick and myself had a birthday party to celebrate our significant ‘0’ birthdays. Born on the 18th June 10 years apart, Mick is now 60 and I am 70. We were very happy to be joined by most of our favourite family and friends, who made it a very […]

Published Monday, June 19th, 2017 Read More »

Gentlemen’s Invitation Day Result- 17th June

Thank you to everyone who supported the Club in our 2017 Gentlemen’s Invitation Day on what was a superb weekend weather wise, perhaps too hot for some! Feedback about the course from those who played has been excellent, so once again thank you Head Green-keeper Gary and team. Gents Invitation Day Result

Published Monday, June 19th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC 2nd Division Team Championship – Temple Newsam

Mark Cook,Colin Roe,Malcolm McDermott and Gerry McGinty represented the Club in yesterdays LDUGC 2nd Division Team Championship at Temple Newsam. Despite finishing in mid table (4 gross scores added together) Mark was only 3 shots off the best gross of the day. Special thanks to Gerry for standing in at the last minute to ensure we […]

Published Friday, June 16th, 2017 Read More »

Fundraising Draw Result – Win a Subscription for 2018-19

Congratulations to member Ray Dunphy on winning a year’s subscription for 2018-19 in the raffle draw held on Sunday. Thank you to all those who purchased a ticket, £1580 was raised for the Club by Mr Captain, Madam Captain and helpers.

Published Thursday, June 15th, 2017 Read More »

Hospice Thank You

With thanks to everyone who supported our recent Hospice Day AM-AM, helping to raise a fabulous £3,500 net for the local community. Thank you

Published Thursday, June 15th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team News – 12th June

The Scratch team maintained their lead at the top of Division One with a 5-1 home win vs. Darrington on Monday evening. Andy, back on form had a 3 & 2 win against Jason Newton, Simon won 2up against Richard Flowitt, whilst Ryan had a close match with Martin Clancy gaining a point each. Next […]

Published Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 Read More »

June 200 Club Dinner and Draw – Saturday 1st July

Following the excellent attendance at Mr Captain’s Summer Ball, please see details of the next 200 Club event on Saturday 1st July from 7pm when Mr Captain looks forward to welcoming you. Please add your name to the sheet in the main foyer. June 200 Club 2017

Published Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 Read More »

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 »

LDUGC vs. Teeside

The above match was played at Howley Hall on Sunday, with the Leeds & District team winning 25-11. The format of the match is foursomes in the morning with 12 singles matches in the afternoon. Andy Wiltshire and Ryan Armitage represented Pontefract, both winning their foursomes and singles matches to help seal the victory. Well […]

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 »

Adder Incident

Member Chris Williams would like to advise he was bitten by an Adder recently in the long meadow grasses whilst searching for his ball (LHS near field) approaching the 2nd Green. According to the Forestry Commission they are not aggressive animals and will only use their venom as a last means of defence, usually if […]

Published Saturday, June 10th, 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 »

Captain’s Day – Sunday 11th June

Danny Holden, Sales Manager at Harratts Nissan, Pontefract have kindly sponsored the hole in one prizes for Captain’s Day on Sunday 11th June. A Nissan Micra, worth £10,000 will be up for grabs on Hole 17 this year, hopefully giving more competitors, including the ladies a chance of winning. There will be other generous cash […]

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 Four Ball Championship – Wike Ridge

Please see entry form below for the above upcoming event. If you wish to play please add your name to the main list outside the Pro Shop before the 8th June. LDUGC Senior 4 Ball Championship

Published Thursday, June 1st, 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 »

Friday 2nd June – POW Hospice AM-AM

Members are reminded our annual POW Hospice Charity AM-AM takes place on Friday afternoon with a shotgun start at 1300hrs. The course will close at 1245hrs and re-open at 1715hrs. Thank you for your understanding in our efforts to support the local community and to the teams who have pledged their support.

Published Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 Read More »

Junior Open Championship – 30th May

A big thank you to all competitors in ensuring we had an entry of 20 players to make our 2017 Junior Open an LDUGC Junior Order of Merit qualifying event. Congratulations to the prize winners, best gross score was  Nathan Ali, of Cookridge Hall with a 73 and wins the Method Putter and Trophy, Nathan […]

Published Tuesday, May 30th, 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 »

A birds eye view of PDGC

The course is coming on a treat, well done to Gary and his team. Click on the images to enlarge. Thanks to Chris Hughes for the images.

Published Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 Read More »

April 200+ Club Winners

April 200+ Club Winners

Published Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 Read More »

Local Rule – Preferred Lies Fairways

Members are advised the Competitions Sub Committee have agreed to withdraw the local rule of preferred lies on the fairways with effect from Friday 28th April.

Published Thursday, April 27th, 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 »