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Chelsea Pensioners visit PDGC

The Club had a visit from the Chelsea Pensioners on Remembrance Sunday stopping in to meet the ladies at their coffee morning and helping to raise funds for Macmillan. As always they looked resplendent in their uniforms.

Published Saturday, November 14th, 2015 Read More »

Hole in One’s

Congratulations to both Carl Hopkinson, who aced the Par 3 7th hole on Saturday and Dr Ray Dunphy, who aced the Par 3 14th on Tuesday. I understand this is the first occasion both have achieved this honour. Well played Gentlemen, here’s to the next one.

Published Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 Read More »

October 200 Club Draw

Congratulations to June Highley who attended the dinner on Saturday evening and scooped the rollover pot of £500 along with the £100 monthly prize. October 200 Club 2015

Published Monday, November 2nd, 2015 Read More »

Parting Shot Ilkley Golf Club – Thursday 8th October

The eighth occasion of the ‘Parting Shot’ trophy was held at Ilkley Golf Club on Thursday in fine autumnal conditions. The 6 matches, representing the Captain and President were closely fought games with a 3-3 score in the match play.  However to determine a winner the matches are played 3 points for a win and 1 point for […]

Published Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 Read More »

Trophies- Leeds Rhinos

Not a bad collection of trophies to grace a cabinet!

Published Monday, October 12th, 2015 Read More »

Prize Presentation Evening – 2015 Major Winners

Congratulations to all Major winners in 2015. The prize presentation evening takes place on Saturday 14th November, commencing 8pm. Pie & Peas will be available from 7pm, with ticket sales behind the bar, priced £3. Please note Management Committee felt the Club could no longer support free buffets. Come along if you can and show your support […]

Published Monday, October 12th, 2015 Read More »

Rabbits Knockout Competitions 2015

Winners of the Rabbits section knockout competitions for 2015 are :- Peter Hale (Individual) –  Dean Kennedy and David Clarke (4BBB) – Congratulations and well played. Rabbits Knock Out Competition Winners – RU 2015

Published Monday, October 5th, 2015 Read More »

PDGC ‘App’

Following an agreement with Whole in 1 Golf, the Club now has a dedicated App available as a free download for both Apple and Android devices by searching for ‘Whole in 1 Golf, Pontefract’. The App has several features, including a flyover of the course, GPS measuring device, and by scrolling across the bottom of the page, links […]

Published Friday, October 2nd, 2015 Read More »

Rugby League Challenge Cup @ PDGC

The Challenge Cup made an appearance at the Club on Monday in the Zak Hardaker Charity Golf Classic. Stars of the Rugby League world, past and present, along with local businesses and members helped to make up the teams. The winners of the AM-AM were Wakefield Trinity Wildcats with a score of 96 points. The day […]

Published Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 Read More »

Tom Ludwell Hole in One Winner – Zak Hardaker (Leeds Rhinos) Charity Golf Classic

Congratulations to Tom Ludwell who aced the Par 3, 205 yard 7th hole on Monday afternoon in the Zak Hardaker Charity Golf Classic. Tom drove a 3 wood with a low ball flight which duly found its target. He then had the added bonus of winning a Nissan Micra motor car, generously sponsored by Harratts of […]

Published Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 Read More »

Leeds Amateur Golf Championship Final

Congratulations to Simon Coumbe, who beat Tom Broxup (Cookridge) 3 &2 in the final of the above competition on Sunday 27th September. The match, played at Low Laithes was over 36 holes and brings the ‘Grantham Eley’ trophy back to PDGC. Another notch on the honours list Simon, well done.

Published Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 Read More »

September 200 Club Draw

The snowball has once again rolled over to £500 following the September draw. Come along to the Halloween Dinner Dance on Saturday 31st October and be entertained by ‘Designer’. It could be you who lands the bumper rollover! September 200 Club Winners

Published Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 Read More »

Rabbits Latest News

Rabbits Latest News

Published Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 Read More »

Bagley Cup and Final Stableford Qualifiers 2015

Bagley Cup and Final Stableford Qualifiers 2015

Published Monday, September 21st, 2015 Read More »

Wednesday Medal Final Qualifiers 2015

Wednesday Final 2015 Qualifiers

Published Monday, September 21st, 2015 Read More »

Ladies Open Texas Scramble Results – 17th September

Ladies Open Texas Scramble Results

Published Monday, September 21st, 2015 Read More »

Wednesday Medal – 16th September

Last qualifier for the Wednesday Final – A list of those elegible to play in the final next Wednesday will be published shortly by our Handicap Secretary, Jason Shaw. Wednesday Medal (CSS: 72 Par: 72) Division 1 Result 1st Mr Glen Fry 76-5c=71 2nd Mr Andy Johnson 77-6c=71 3rd Mr Russ Coates 78-7c=71 Division 2 […]

Published Thursday, September 17th, 2015 Read More »

Presidents’ Putter 2015

Congratulations to Simon on winning the 2015 Presidents’ Putter, having the best aggregate score from 4 Medals played in May, June, July, August, September and October. Presidents’ Putter (06/09/2015 ) 1st Mr Simon Hetherington 278 2nd Mr Brian Fisher 284 3rd Mr Ryan Armitage Jnr 284

Published Sunday, September 6th, 2015 Read More »

Junior Golf Coaching

Steve Clancy will be conducting a ‘free junior coaching’ taster session at Pontefract Squash Club on Saturday 17th October, between 945am and 1115am. Contact Steve on 01977 706806 if you have any children, grandchildren who would like to attend.  In addition Steve is now coaching local children every Saturday here at the Club, only £5 per […]

Published Friday, September 4th, 2015 Read More »

Senior Section Update

With just two more fixtures to play the Senior Section remain unbeaten during the 2015 season. Under the Captaincy of Alf Taylor they have won ten and drawn the other two of their friendly matches. In their latest fixture they had a hard fought 3-3 draw away to a strong Howley Hall team. The remaining […]

Published Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 Read More »

Finals Day – Low Laithes 30th August

The two foursomes maestros ‘dancing’ Daz Walton and Andy ‘boots’ Wiltshire won the LDUGC Foursomes Championship for Pontefract at Low Laithes. Playing Scarcroft,  who had former Leeds, Manchester United and England footballer Lee Sharpe in their team, the lads started with a run of 3’s to give them a five hole lead. This lead was whittled […]

Published Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 Read More »

Jack Wilkins Cup – 29th August

Congratulations to John Hetherington on winning the Jack Wilkins Cup with a stableford score of 42 points. This follows his triumph in the Marshall Trophy, proof that John retains his competitive spirit. Cards  Twos  Reductions  Scores  CSSReport

Published Sunday, August 30th, 2015 Read More »

Trolley Store

Members are advised the Club propose to refurbish the Trolley Store between November and December. Advance notice will be given to vacate the store and works are expected to last two to four weeks. Any unauthorised equipment should be removed, as an internal audit will follow the notice period. A waiting list currently exists and […]

Published Friday, August 28th, 2015 Read More »

Gentlemen’s 4BBB Open Results – 27th August

Gents 4BBB Open Results 2015

Published Friday, August 28th, 2015 Read More »

Scratch Team Update

Despite a 3-3 draw away at Wakefield, unfortunately this was not enough to prevent the team being relegated from the top division. Despite the disappointment, I’m sure the team will rally together and look for the positives. On behalf of the Members, thank you to those who represented the team in 2015. Scratch Team Result […]

Published Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 Read More »

Nett Team Update

The Nett team completed their fixtures last evening with a 4-2 away win at Lofthouse Hill, finishing runners up in the top division behind Horsforth GC.  With thanks on behalf of the Members to those who represented the Club during the season.  Well played Gentlemen. Nett Team Final League Table

Published Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 Read More »

Simon Hetherington – Hole In One @ Garforth GC

Congratulations to Simon Hetherington who holed in one on the Par 3, 182 yard,  5th hole yesterday at Garforth Golf Club. Described as the first of the short holes and looking innocuous off the tee. Yet, if you dont hit the long narrow green with your tee shot, a three will be a challenge. Well protected by […]

Published Monday, August 24th, 2015 Read More »

Junior Update – 21st August

The juniors ended their league campaign with an excellent 4-2 victory over Mid Yorkshire.Will Watts and Steven Motley, our apprentice greenkeepers played for the opposition with Will beating Tom Hough on the last in a top quality game with both players playing below their handicap. The ever reliable Will Wright beat Steven on the seventeenth […]

Published Friday, August 21st, 2015 Read More »

Junior Update – 14th August

It’s a busy time in the world of junior golf with the team unfortunately losing 6-0 to Roundhay away who are confirmed as champions.We always get a friendly reception off the course at Roundhay but on their own course they have mid-teen handicapped players playing to low single figures and are nearly impossible to beat. […]

Published Friday, August 14th, 2015 Read More »

Toro Greens Iron

Members are advised the Management Committee have given approval for the purchase of the ‘Toro Greens Iron’ following its recent trial and extremely positive feedback from Members and Visitors.

Published Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 Read More »

Scratch Team News

The team performed heroically last evening to give themselves a fighting chance of maintaining their top division status. A 6-0 win against 3rd placed Mid Yorkshire means they travel to Wakefield on the 24th August in their last match looking for a good win. We wish them the best of luck and if you can, go […]

Published Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 Read More »

Gregory Juvenile Trophy

Congratulations to George Hough on winning the Gregory Juvenile Trophy. Despite the poor entry, George had a comfortable victory by 8 shots after handicap adjustments. 150807TwosGJ ScoresGJ   ReducGJ

Published Monday, August 10th, 2015 Read More »

Junior Update – 7th August

The junior team lost 4-2 at home to Moortown on Tuesday evening, putting a dent in their title aspirations. It is bread and water rations for the Hough brothers as both went down in tight matches, with Toms opponent playing particularly well. It was left to Will Wright to keep his nerve and salvage a win on […]

Published Friday, August 7th, 2015 Read More »

Mixed Open Day Results – 2nd August

Mixed Open Day Results

Published Monday, August 3rd, 2015 Read More »

LDUGC Scratch Inter Club K/O

Pontefract hit by birdie blitz from Mid Yorkshire at Howley Hall on Friday. Ryan Armitage at one time was two up but lost 15, 16 and 18 to birdies, losing 2 down. Darren Walton was 1 up with 3 to play, lost 16,17 and 18 to birdies to lose 2 down. Simon Coumbe lost 2 […]

Published Monday, August 3rd, 2015 Read More »

Rabbits – Harry Harrison Trophy @ Bingley St Ives – 30th July

This year’s Harry Harrison Trophy was held yesterday at Bingley St Ives, a testing but fair course with excellent greens.  From 33 entrants, with a score of 42 points, the winner was Mick McVeigh.  Ian Leeman was a creditable second with 39 points and in third place on countback with 37 points was Jim Henderson. […]

Published Friday, July 31st, 2015 Read More »

Nett Team Result – 27th July

The team lost 4-2 away on Monday evening, with both Richard Askham and Duncan Moss (first loss) having closely matched games, but losing 2 & 1. Jason Shaw had a comfortable 7 & 6 win in his match. Next game at home on Monday evening vs. Selby. Nett Team Results to 27th July 2015

Published Friday, July 31st, 2015 Read More »

Junior update – 29th July

The juniors managed a fantastic 6-0 home victory against a youthful but talented Sandmoor team.Thomas Hough and Will Wright both gave seven shots away but showed their class to both win 2 & 1 with against opponents who battled on right to the end. The highlight of the evening was George Hough who battled back […]

Published Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 Read More »

Ladies -Hogmanay Trophy

Congratulations to Kath Battye on winning the Hogmanay Trophy with a score of 40 points, beating Marjorie Smith on count- back. Well played Ladies. Twos   Ladies Reductions    Hogmanay

Published Monday, July 27th, 2015 Read More »

Rabbits 4BBB – Bentley Trophy Result – 25th July

Congratulations to Nigel Greenwood and David Ellam on winning the 4BBB Bentley Trophy with a winning score of Nett 67 (31 Back 9), beating Anthony Lightfoot and Richard Grayson, who had a Back 9 of 34. Mac Douglas and Mike Vasey finished 3rd, one shot behind.    Result

Published Monday, July 27th, 2015 Read More »

Gents -Hogmanay Trophy 26th July

Congratulations to our Vice Captain Dr Martin Johnson on winning the Hogmanay Trophy yesterday with a winning score of 42 points. The golf lessons are obviously paying dividends and shows off the skills of our teaching Pro’s, Ian and Steve. CSSReport   Cards   Twos   Reductions   Scores   Summary

Published Monday, July 27th, 2015 Read More »

July 200 Club Winners

Congratulations to the July winners, however the snowball has rolled again. £300 is available in the 29th August draw, when a Roy Orbison tribute is the evenings entertainment. Why not come along, you may go home a little richer! July 2015 Winners

Published Monday, July 27th, 2015 Read More »

LDUGC Senior Championship Results – Wakefield Golf Club 9th July

Congratulations to Richard Godson on winning the LDUGC – A.V. Wright Trophy with a winning score of 38points. LDUGC Senior Championship Results

Published Monday, July 27th, 2015 Read More »

Scratch Team News

The old guard of Andy Wiltshire and Daz Walton put up a solid performance last evening, beating Waterton Park 5&4 in the LDUGC Foursomes knockout and are now through to the Final. The match will be played at Low Laithes, date and opponents TBA. Simon, Daz and new Club Champion Ryan go into battle on Friday […]

Published Friday, July 24th, 2015 Read More »

Junior Update

The juniors stayed right in the promotion mix  with a creditable 3-3 draw away at Waterton Park. Tom Hough birdied the last to halve his match against a talented young lady who very rarely gets beat especially at home where the receiving of a courtesy shot and playing off red tees is a significant advantage. […]

Published Friday, July 24th, 2015 Read More »

Club Championship Photo’s

Ryan Andy and Simon 1st tee     Tom Hough and Will Wright 3rd Tee     Ryan Armitage Holes Out on 3rd Helen Roe, Chantelle Shaw and Lynn Copley 8th Hole    Ryan Armitage 2nd shot into 6th green Andy Johnson 2nd shot 6th Green  Ryan Armitage Chips onto 8th Green    Simon Coumbe 10th hole Tom Hough Chips onto […]

Published Saturday, July 18th, 2015 Read More »

Junior update

The juniors had a very successful Championship weekend with Will Wright confirming his outstanding talent with a comfortable victory.It looked like been a ding dong battle between Will and Tom but Tom struggled with his game all weekend and faded badly. In the Nett competition our junior Captain, Matty Beadle played two consistent rounds to […]

Published Wednesday, July 15th, 2015 Read More »

Hole In One – Sunday 12th July

Congratulations go to Member John Lawrence who aced the Par 3 14th on Sunday during the Rabbits Championship. John hit a 5 wood into the Green to record his first ever Hole in One. To mark the achievement John wins an exclusive Boss Watch, Hole in One Tie and Trophy. Four Members have marked this […]

Published Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 Read More »

Captain’s Exchange Day – Hull Golf Club (Kirkella) 28th July

Please find attached finalised list and tee times for Hull Golf Club (Kirkella) on Tuesday 28th July. Teams seeded by handicap and sorted using Random Number Generator and will remain the same all day. Coffee and Bacon Sandwiches will be available from 0830 – you should allow sufficient time to book in before your tee […]

Published Monday, July 13th, 2015 Read More »

Championship Weekend Results

Club Champion – Ryan Armitage 73-73= 146 – 2nd Simon Coumbe 76-75= 151 – 3rd Andy Johnson 75-79=154 Ladies Championship – Chantelle Shaw – Runner up – Helen Roe Junior Championship – Will Wright 79-78= 157 – Runner up – Tom Hough 80-84 = 164 Club Championship 36 hole nett– Ian Winterburn 71-68 =139 – […]

Published Sunday, July 12th, 2015 Read More »