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LDUGC Associate Member Scheme

Please see the attachment and link for details of the LDUGC Associate Member Scheme. This represents excellent value and you get to play on some of the best courses in the region for a one off fee of £25. Application forms are also available on the notice board outside the Pro Shop. LDUGC Associate Member […]

Published Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 Read More »

2017 Prize Presentation Evening

The Annual Prize Presentation evening took place on Saturday. Mr Captain commenced proceedings by announcing this years Captain’s Prize winner, awarded to Jack McKee in recognition of his commitment to the Club over the past 41 years, becoming Club Captain in 2012 and then having the honour to become the 5th Pontefract and District Member […]

Published Sunday, November 12th, 2017 Read More »

Prize Presentation Photos

Published Sunday, November 12th, 2017 Read More »

Prize Presentation Photos

Published Sunday, November 12th, 2017 Read More »

Prize Presentation in Photos 2017

Published Sunday, November 12th, 2017 Read More »

200+ Club Draw Changes

Members are advised the Social Committee have agreed, with immediate effect, that the monthly 200+ Club draw will take place immediately after the dinner tables have been cleared and not at 9:30pm prompt as now. The reason for this change is to enable the evenings entertainer to commence his or her act without having to […]

Published Thursday, November 9th, 2017 Read More »

Course Tee Furniture Sale

Members will be aware we have recently changed the course tee furniture, generously donated by the Barbara Taylor Trust. As a result the old tee signage plaques are now being offered to anyone who may be interested in some Club memorabilia, perhaps for your garden. The plaques, no posts, are being offered at £20 each, […]

Published Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 Read More »

Annual Dinner Dance – Kings Croft Hotel – 25th November

On behalf of the Social Committee you are invited to our Annual Dinner Dance and 200 Club Draw on Saturday 25th November at the Kings Croft Hotel, 7:00pm for 7:30pm. Following the October draw, the snowball has rolled over once again and the lucky winner in attendance could win £150 in addition to one of […]

Published Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 Read More »

200+ Club Winners – October

October 200+ Club Winners

Published Monday, October 30th, 2017 Read More »

Head Green-keeper Warning

Members and visitors are advised they should not take short cuts through the green-keepers yard as this presents a significant health & safety risk, please use the farm track from the 16th ladies tee if you choose to complete your round early. Thank you for your cooperation. Gary Anderson, Head Green-keeper.

Published Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 Read More »

Prostate Cancer Awareness Day – 21st October

Thank you to everyone who helped raise £368 on the day towards the Prostate Cancer Charity Fund. Prizes available from the bar staff. Prostate Prize Draw and Results

Published Monday, October 23rd, 2017 Read More »

G – Prostate Cancer Stableford – 21st October

105 players turned out in support of Prostate Cancer yesterday, an excellent effort considering the challenging conditions. With thanks in particular to Brian Fisher who initiated this event and to those who participated, your support was much appreciated. Anyone who couldn’t play yesterday are welcome to make a donation by calling into the Managers office […]

Published Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits Eclectic Competition 2017

Congratulations to Neil Woolford with a Nett 66 beating Simon Davis on count-back and Brian Pye (67) to secure this years ‘Ted Watson’ Eclectic. Rabbits Eclectic Competition 2017

Published Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 Read More »

Parting Shot – Ilkley Golf Club

The 10th year of the season ending ‘Parting Shot Trophy’ was played out at the delightful Ilkley Golf Club yesterday in bright but breezy conditions. Teams representing Mr Captain and President fought close matches, ending the day 3-3 in the match play. However, with 3 points for a win, 1 point for a half, and […]

Published Friday, October 13th, 2017 Read More »

Head Greenkeeper Newsletter

Please see link below to read Gary’s latest news update and note his comments regarding leaves and the rough. Gary has asked me to inform you the team are working as hard as they can to deal with the changeover from summer to autumn/winter conditions. Please take extra care when on the course during the […]

Published Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 Read More »

Gentlemen’s 2017 Major Winners

Congratulations to all who won a Club Major during the 2017 season, completed on Saturday with Mick Sheldon’s win in the Stableford Final. Invitations will be issued soon for our Prize Presentation evening on Saturday 11th November, commencing at 8pm. Major Winners Gentlemen 2017

Published Monday, October 9th, 2017 Read More »

Mr Captain’s Winter Raffle

Please see the list of prizewinners following Mr Captain’s winter raffle draw. Prizewinners

Published Monday, October 9th, 2017 Read More »

Brian Pye – Hole in One

Congratulations and well played to Brian Pye who recorded his first ever ‘ace’ in the swindle competition on 28th September, our 12th hole in one in 2017. Brian achieved the highlight of his 21 year golfing journey on the 17th hole.

Published Monday, October 9th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits/Tigers Hollow Tine Trophy

On a fabulous autumn day the Tigers and the Rabbits battled it out once again for the end of season Hollow Tine Trophy. Having been victorious many times over the last few years the Tigers lost their third consecutive match to the Bunnies 4-2. A match played in great spirit with lots of inter-team banter […]

Published Monday, October 9th, 2017 Read More »

G- Stableford Final

Congratulations to Mick Sheldon on winning the 2017 Stableford Final with a score of 39points from Glen Fry (38points) and Paul Kennedy (36points). Well played. Result    Two’s   Cards  Summary

Published Sunday, October 8th, 2017 Read More »

Seniors Away Day – The Oaks 2017

The traditional annual seniors away day took place recently at its now customary home of The Oaks Golf Club, Nr Selby. An enjoyable day was had by everyone present and the games played in excellent spirit. Prizewinners below.

Published Friday, October 6th, 2017 Read More »

Prostate Cancer Golf Competition – Saturday 21st October

Pontefract and District Golf Club, at the request of members, is running a gentlemen’s golf competition to raise funds for Prostate Cancer UK on Saturday 21st October 2017. Please see the links below giving more details. We hope that you are able to enter the competition if eligible and support the event. Thank you Duncan Moss, Member – For an on […]

Published Friday, October 6th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC – Associate Members Team Event – Low Laithes 5th October

Congratulations and well played to Martyn Williscroft, Jonathan Wigglesworth, Graham Daniels and John Hope on winning the above event yesterday at Low Laithes Golf Club. LDUGC Result

Published Friday, October 6th, 2017 Read More »

Stableford Final – Update

Members are advised the re-arranged Stableford Final will be played this Saturday 7th October, this will replace the 3 man team competition. An Extra Stableford will also be available to those who did not qualify for the final. Both competitions will be played from the White Tee. Please note these competitions will be non qualifying […]

Published Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 Read More »

Ladies Prize Winners 2017

Congratulations to all in the Ladies Section who won a Club or Ladies Major in 2017. Please see link below for details. Also to Julie Ludwell on winning the Grandmothers’ Cup, Janet Machin, Past Captains’ Cup and Kath Turner, Winter Plate. Well played everyone. Ladies Major Winners 2017

Published Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 Read More »

The Rowett-Atha Labbits Cup

The recently resurrected Ladies v Rabbits match-play competition was played last week in extremely testing conditions and the now annual event was a victory for the Rabbits 3-1. Enjoyed by all a social followed with the presentation and food.  John Atha, Rabbits Captain

Published Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 Read More »

Weaver 4BBB K/O Final 2017

Congratulations to Paul Bibb and Les Power on winning the 2017 Weaver 4BBB K/O. The final played in excellent spirit against John Atha and John Skidmore ended with a 3up victory for Paul and Les. Well played Gentlemen.

Published Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 Read More »

Course News – Roping

Playing members are advised our Head Greenkeeper has roped off several areas of the course to provide protection over the coming winter months. Gary asked me to inform you the roping is predominantly to direct trolley and buggy (when permitted) traffic away from unsuitable areas rather than foot traffic. Please take extra care on the […]

Published Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 Read More »

September 200+ Club Draw

September 2017 200+ Club Winners

Published Monday, October 2nd, 2017 Read More »

Course News Update – 2nd October

Members are advised our Head Green-keeper Gary plans to open the course tomorrow,  providing we don’t have any further rain. He has advised it is extremely likely to be ‘carrying only’ and in any event until the course dries significantly he will place a restriction that all powered trolleys be fitted with recognised winter wheels […]

Published Monday, October 2nd, 2017 Read More »

The Yorkshireman Restaurant @ PDGC

Today we welcomed Rob Crookes as our new franchise caterer to PDGC. Rob introduces the Yorkshireman Restaurant to the Club and welcomes both members and non members to come and enjoy a meal with us. We wish Rob well in his new role. A reminder we have the Gentlemen’s End Of Season Dinner on Friday […]

Published Sunday, October 1st, 2017 Read More »

G – Bagley Cup Medal – 30th September

Congratulations to Colin Potter on winning the 2017 Bagley Cup with a Nett 69, beating Craig Megretton (Nett 72) and Keith Young (Nett 73) in challenging conditions. Well played everyone. Result   Two’s  H’cap Red  H’cap Inc   CSS Report   Cards    Summary

Published Sunday, October 1st, 2017 Read More »

PDGC Dress Code Amendment

After careful consideration the Board of Directors have, with immediate effect, adjusted the Club Dress Code as per the link below. We hope that you will consider it a more appropriate and progressive policy than at present. Chris Peace, President – For and behalf of the Board of Directors Dress Code Amendment

Published Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Read More »

G – Wednesday Final – 27th September

Congratulations to John Hope on winning the 2017 Wednesday Final, beating Bob MacDonald on count-back (Nett 71). Well played. Summary     H’cap Red    H’cap Inc    CSS Report    Cards    Two’s    Result

Published Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Read More »

New Caterer – Robert Crookes

The Board of Directors are pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Crookes as our franchised caterer here at PDGC. Robert has much experience in the catering trade in both restaurants and golf clubs. The Board are sure that Robert will be a valuable asset for the Club and hope that his association with us […]

Published Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits Bentley Trophy – 19th September

Congratulations to Jim Henderson and Ron Blackburn on winning the Rabbits Bentley Trophy 4BBB with an excellent Nett 63 from Charlie Waters and Gerald Bromley (Nett 68). Well played Gentlemen. Result   Two’s

Published Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 Read More »

Vice Captain Nomination 2018

The Past Captain’s at their meeting held on Sunday 17th September have nominated Jim Roberts for the position of Vice-Captain in 2018 and Club Captain in 2019. This nomination will be submitted to the Board of Directors  for formal adoption at its next meeting, prior to submission to the AGM. I’m sure you will join […]

Published Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 Read More »

G – Veterans Trophy – 12th September

Congratulations to Tony Beevers on winning the 2017 Veterans Trophy with an excellent 42 stableford points. Well played. Veterans Trophy Result   No Two’s recorded – Check with Ian in Pro Shop for card draw.

Published Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 Read More »

Autumn Tankard 2017

Congratulations to Richard Whiteley on two excellent rounds of Nett 72 & 71 to win this years Major by 3 shots from Jason Shaw and Rob MacFarlane. Well played. Normal results service will resume in 2 weeks on my return from holiday. 1st Richard Whiteley 72+71=143 2nd Jason Shaw 78+68=146 3rd Rob MacFarlane 73+73=146 Rd […]

Published Monday, September 11th, 2017 Read More »

Changes to Printed Diary

Members please note the Sports Foundation shotgun event originally scheduled in the Club diary for Friday 15th September has been cancelled. The Pete Brenton Memorial shotgun event on Friday 22nd September will now commence at 12 Noon, as a result the course will close at 1145hrs and re-open at 1615hrs. Thank you for your understanding.

Published Thursday, September 7th, 2017 Read More »

Presidents Putter 2017

Congratulations to Martyn Williscroft (284) on winning this years Presidents Putter for the best 4 nett scores from 6 rounds of the monthly medals, beating Warren Haywood by 3 shots (287). Well played. Presidents Putter 2017

Published Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 Read More »

Halfway House Re-Opening – Saturday 9th September

Members are advised the Halfway House will re-open again from this Saturday 9th September and until further notice.

Published Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 Read More »

Ashbourne Golf Club – Captain’s Away Day

Members are advised Mr Captain has arranged an ‘away day’ on Tuesday 3rd October to the home of our former Assistant Professional Steve Clancy at Ashbourne Golf Club in Derbyshire.  Anyone interested in attending should add their name to the list in the 19th, first 40 names then reserves. The cost for the day will […]

Published Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC vs. Harrogate

Both Andy Wiltshire and Simon Coumbe won their Singles and Foursomes matches to help secure a 24-12 win over Harrogate in the YIDDU (Inter District) matches yesterday at Ilkley Golf Club. They also represent the Union in the Team Championship matches at Cleveland this coming Sunday. Keep up the excellent work chaps!

Published Monday, September 4th, 2017 Read More »

Gentlemen’s End of Season Dinner – Friday 6th October

Mr Captain requests the pleasure of your company at the Gentlemen’s End of Season Dinner on Friday 6th October, 7 for 7.30pm. Please rally round your golf buddies and enter your name on the list in the 19th. Tickets priced at £25 includes a 3 Course Dinner. Dress code – Black Tie or Lounge Suit. Please see link below […]

Published Monday, September 4th, 2017 Read More »

Fell Trophy Result 2017

Congratulations to the team of Alan Hutchinson, Alan Fisher, June Stephens and Sheila Carroll with a nett score of 60.2 to win this years Fell Trophy from Adrian Pinder, Michael Walker, Janet Machin and Alison Boothroyd with a nett 60.5 – Well played everyone. Fell Trophy

Published Monday, September 4th, 2017 Read More »

LDUGC Foursomes Finals Day – Sandmoor 27th August

As previously mentioned, Andy Wiltshire and Darren Walton secured the LDUGC Foursomes Final Trophy for PDGC at Sandmoor on Sunday, beating Horsforth 4&3. Congratulations Andy and Darren you have once again done the Club proud with this fine achievement. LDUGC Finals Day Results 2017

Published Friday, September 1st, 2017 Read More »

Seniors Section Update

PDGC Seniors beat Selby Seniors 6-2 yesterday, having lost 5-3 at Selby in the first game of the season. Over the 2 games PDGC won 9-7 so it was particularly satisfying to gain our revenge. Graham Addison (Acting Senior Captain for the day)

Published Thursday, August 31st, 2017 Read More »

Change to GUR Local Rule

Please see link below,effective with immediate effect. GUR Rule notice

Published Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 Read More »

Wath Golf Club Away Day – Tuesday 5th September – Draw 2017

Wath Draw 2017 Enjoy your day. Dave Cutts Organiser.

Published Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 Read More »