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England Golf Communication

Please see communication and poster received today from England Golf for your information; further details will follow in due course. In the meantime well played to those members who have won a ‘club medal’ competition so far in 2017 and good luck for the remaining few weeks of the season. England Golf Communication     Bridgestone Poster

Published Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 Read More »

Ladies Hogmanay Trophy

Congratulations to Pauline Simmons with a stableford score of 31 points, beating Chantelle Shaw  and Jayne Railton with 30 points each to claim the Ladies Hogmanay Trophy. Result

Published Monday, July 31st, 2017 Read More »

Hogmanay Trophy – Gentlemen

Congratulations to Matthew Beedle with a stableford score of 40 points, beating Jamie Williams and Glen Trevelyan on count-back to win this years Hogmanay Trophy. Result    Two’s    H’cap Red  Cards   H’cap Inc     Summary

Published Monday, July 31st, 2017 Read More »

July 200+ Club Winners

July 200+ Club Winners

Published Monday, July 31st, 2017 Read More »

Richard Smith – Hole in One 20th July

Congratulations to member Richard Smith who aced the Par 3, 7th hole last Thursday in a Weaver k/o match with Chris Hall. Richard informs me his club selection was a 3 iron for the 213 yard tee shot off the white tee and is now the proud owner of a ‘king pin’ tie having achieved […]

Published Friday, July 28th, 2017 Read More »

Attention all Tigers 0-15 Handicaps

TIGERS AWAY DAY PIKE HILLS GC YORK – YO23 3UW TUESDAY 29TH AUGUST 2017 This years Tigers Away Day is nearly with us once more.The cost for the day of £35 covers the food (coffee, bacon sandwich on arrival, sandwiches and chips) 18 holes of golf and prizes. Please make your own travel arrangements and […]

Published Friday, July 28th, 2017 Read More »

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 »

Head Greenkeeper Newsletter – July 2017

Newsletter

Published Thursday, July 27th, 2017 Read More »

Message from the House Director – 27th July

House Newsletter

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 »

LDUGC Foursomes K/O – 13th July

The Result of the match last evening between Pontefract and Low Laithes was a 5&3 victory for Pontefract. The old guard of Wiltshire and Walton came out on top against a very youthful pair of young guns from Low Laithes whose combined age was 36 against ours of 96…….very scary!

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 »

Scratch Team Update – 10th July

Last night the Scratch Team played their final home game of the season against a strong side from Cookridge Hall. Simon Coumbe had a thrilling match with Adam Frontal, coming back from 2 down after 13 to go all the way to the 18th, unfortunately Adam made a great 3 that could not be matched. […]

Published Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 Read More »

Ladies Club Championship – Result

Congratulations once again to Chantelle Shaw on winning the Ladies 2017 Club Championship with a 36 hole Gross total of 165 (83 & 82) beating June Highley, Gross 184 ( 86 & 98 ) by a comfortable 19 shots with Christine Davison in 3rd, Gross 190 ( 95 & 95). Ladies Nett Rd 1  Ladies […]

Published Sunday, July 9th, 2017 Read More »

Club Championship Tigers Rd 2 – 9th July

Congratulations to Andy Wiltshire on a superb 36 hole score of Gross 139 (69 & 70) to record another Club Championship, and winner of the ‘top dog’ trophy for 2017, beating Ryan Armitage, Gross 147 (75 & 72) by 8 shots, with Tom Hough Gross 148 (77 & 71) in 3rd. Junior Championship winner was […]

Published Sunday, July 9th, 2017 Read More »

Rabbits Championship -8th July

Congratulations to Rabbits Captain John Atha on an excellent Nett 68 to win the 2017 Rabbits Championship by 1 shot from Andy Rollinson (69) with Paul Bibb (72) 4 shots away in 3rd place. Prize presentation in the clubhouse tomorrow evening from 7pm, please attend if you can. Result   Two’s   H’cap Red  H’cap Inc  CSS Report  Cards

Published Saturday, July 8th, 2017 Read More »

Club Diary and Tee Reservations

Members are requested to avoid disappointment when the course is closed, or the tee reserved for visitors, they should consult the published weekly schedules in the main foyer and on the website. The print version of our club diary has confirmed fixtures only to the beginning of December the previous year to ensure publication deadlines […]

Published Friday, July 7th, 2017 Read More »

Member Get Member Offer

The Directors have agreed to promote once again our ‘member get member’ offer. Please see poster below and circulated around the clubhouse. If anyone requires further information, please call into the office. Member Get Member

Published Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 Read More »

Scratch Team News

The Scratch Team were in action again last night playing away at Wakefield Golf Club, Simon Coumbe going out first was the latest player to have his belief checked by the unbelievable putting of Neil Kinghorn, who holed at least 6 long putts at crucial times in a match that eventually ended in a half, […]

Published Wednesday, July 5th, 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 »

June 200 Club Winners

June 200+ Club Winners

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 »

Mr President’s Newsletter

PresidentsNewsletter – July 2017

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 »

Tuesday Quiz Nights

Just a reminder to all members Steve Hough and Graham Addison host our Tuesday night quizes every week, commencing at 830pm until approximately 10pm. If anyone is interested in fielding a team, just turn up on the night and you would be made more than welcome.

Published Thursday, June 22nd, 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 »

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 »

Hole in One – John Hope

Congratulations to member John Hope who aced the Par 3, 14th hole today in a Weaver k/o match with Jonathan Wigglesworth. John informs me his club selection was a 5 iron for the 175 yard tee shot off the white tee and is now the proud owner of a ‘king pin’ tie having achieved his […]

Published Tuesday, June 13th, 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 »

Rabbits New Update – 3 Clubs Challenge 12th June

Our 8 man team played in the second of three rounds away at Darrington taking a slender lead to our opponents Normanton whose team put in a solid performance to claw back the lead with Darrington trailing in third. The scores after two matches are as follows….. Normanton GC  603 points – PDGC 599 points […]

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 »

Memorial Bench Seat

With thanks to the Seniors section for their generous donation of our new memorial bench seat, constructed by member Geoff Winstanley. Looks great with many favourable comments passed.

Published Friday, June 9th, 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 »

Message from John Atha – Rabbits Captain

Section members are reminded that it is my annual Captain’s competition this Tuesday 13th June. All members entering the Rabbits Stableford will be eligible for a pre-round bacon sandwhich in the 19th. These will be served AM only due to the new catering arrangements. Good luck in the competition gentlemen. John.

Published Friday, June 9th, 2017 Read More »