Geraint Jones takes Kington title

1:28pm Thursday 24th July 2014

GERAINT Jones and Gary Moore took the top prizes, gross and nett respectively, in the Kington Open over 36 holes.

Simpson strikes hole in one in his maiden round of golf

5:11pm Thursday 17th July 2014

PUB landlord Tim Simpson has struck a hole in one – in his first round of golf.

Veteran Wilf bags first hole-in-one

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2:21pm Thursday 17th July 2014

BURGHILL Valley Golf Club senior Wilf Jones, who is 72, has just achieved his first (and he hopes not his last) hole-in-one.

Alec carries off twin-counties title

Hereford Times: Alec Tate with (left) Gerald Smith (President of Hawkstone Park Golf Club) and Mike Roberts (Shropshire and Herefordshire Golf County President).

12:50pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A 15 year old Herefordshire schoolboy from Bishop's School has won the title of Shropshire and Herefordshire's Under 16 Golf Champion 2014. Alec Tate, who is a member of Burghill Valley Golf Club, out-played other high-achieving golfers from the two counties to shoot a gross score of +3 over 36 holes (shooting +4 then -1 on two 72 par courses) at Hawkstone Park in Shropshire. Alec will now go on to represent Shropshire and Herefordshire at the Midlands Regional Champion of Champions competition at The Nottinghamshire Golf Club, in September.

Kevin shows his class to win again at Leominster

Hereford Times: Paul Moses and Becky Lloyd successfully defended the Herefordshire County Mixed Championships title.

12:22pm Thursday 10th July 2014

LEOMINSTER GC's club championships saw four different trophies contested but defending champion Kevin Gibbons hold on to the principal prize.

Cognac success for Burghill

4:26pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE golf clubs acquitted themselves well in the 25th playing of the prestigious Cognac Trophy, held this year at Shifnal Golf Club.

Leominster's Richards carries off county seniors title

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10:53am Thursday 3rd July 2014

LEOMINSTER golfer Roger Richards has carried off the Herefordshire county seniors title.

Scramble helps to raise funds for guides

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4:43pm Thursday 26th June 2014

LEOMINSTER GC held a Texas Scramble to raise money for Girlguiding Herefordshire’s Mexico Experience Team who each have to raise £2700 to travel to Mexico where they will undertake charity work together with other groups of Guides from around the World.

Leominster's Morris wins past-captains' prize

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4:09pm Thursday 26th June 2014

SHROPSHIRE and Herefordshire Union of Golf Clubs held their Summer Meeting for Past Captains at the Royal St David’s Course in Harlech when 77 past captains, of whom 15 had served for Leominster, played the par 69 links course.

Allen is Herefordshire champion

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4:34pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE GC's Alex Allen has become the county men's champion after a thrilling play-off win.

Izzy, 14, takes Herefordshire golf tournament prize

Hereford Times: Herefordshire Ladies Golf Championship 2014 at Kington Golf Club.
Ross Golf Club's Martha Norton chips on to the 15th green.
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10:43am Friday 13th June 2014

TEENAGER Izzy Turner carried off the Hereford Times bowl for best nett score when Kington Golf Club hosted the Herefordshire Ladies Amateur Golf Championship.

Gareth's repeat prescription in Kildare Cup

10:38am Thursday 5th June 2014

Kington GC: Kildare Cup, overall winner – Gareth Jones 78–15= 63 (winner for the third time in four years); Division 1: Jamie Thomas 73–5= 68, 2 Ray Evans 74-6=68, 3 Matt Weaver 73–4=69; Division 2: Chris Croose 82–15= 67, 2 Nicky Preece 80–12= 68, 3 Phil Price 80–12= 68; Division 3: 1 Robert Runciman 86–19=67, 2 Alan Thomas 88 – 21 = 67, 3 Gary Howe 86–18= 68.

Local knowledge is key to success in Leominster

Hereford Times: Leominster GC Captain Bob Holloway with, on left, Jackson Merrick and Nigel Morris and, on the right, Nigel's sons Ben and Tom Morris, the winners of the club am-am.

11:08am Thursday 29th May 2014

LOCAL knowledge proved key when Leominster Golf Club hosted a Men’s Open Am-Am with visitors from 11 other clubs taking part.

Star Trophy success for Burghill Valley

Hereford Times: Neil Lloyd, winner of the Bradley Court Cup at Ross.

9:47am Wednesday 21st May 2014

BURGHILL Valley have won the Shropshire and Herefordshire Union of Golf Clubs' Shropshire Star Trophy for the sixth time.

Pat Watkins takes top prize at Ross spring meeting

Hereford Times: Enjoying success at Ross in the first competition of the season were (from left) Pat Watkins, Lady Captain Nesta Hirst, Sue Baker-Butler and Jenny Eckersley.

9:30am Wednesday 14th May 2014

ROSS Ladies' first competition of the calendar was the Spring Meeting where Pat Watkins took top honours in the Silver Division, for the second year running, with the best gross score of 82 points.

Jones seals Ross Golf Club’s first major trophy of season

2:58pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

STUART Jones has sealed Ross Golf Club’s first major trophy of the season.

Gwynne drives into office at Herefordshire GC

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1:54pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Golf Club's new club captain David Gwynne has driven into office at his first competition of his year at Wormsley.

Rose Cole tops Burghill Valley Golf Club's April Ewga Medal

8:06am Wednesday 7th May 2014

Burghill Valley GC, April Ewga Medal, Division One: 1 Rose Cole 104-19-85, 2 Jane Collins 99-14-85, 3 Joan Dukes 105- 17-88.

Young Ross golfers turn in star performances

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2:01pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

THE work done at Ross Golf Club during the past two years by head professional Tim Hall and his 'School of Golf' team is producing some excellent results.

Clarke triumphs in Tom Bishop Cup at Leominster Golf Club

Hereford Times: Leominster's winning seniors team showing off their trophy at Burghill Valley GC. (l-r) Terry Bufton, vice captain Terry Carver, captain Alan Hooper and Ken Watson.

12:29pm Thursday 24th April 2014

BEN Clarke triumphed on a countback to win the Tom Bishop Cup at Leominster Golf Club.

Leominster clinch seniors round robin winter league

Hereford Times: ROSS GC lady captain Nesta Hirst and vice-captain Rosemary Williams held their annual challenge match with the vice-captain’s team securing a 7-5 victory.    Williams (in yellow, centre) is pictured with her winning team.

12:36pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

ROSS GC lady captain Nesta Hirst and vice-captain Rosemary Williams held their annual challenge match with the vice-captain’s team securing a 7-5 victory.

Kington duo set for Lombard Trophy bid

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12:22pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

THE Kington GC duo of PGA professional Sarah Walton and Ross Moore are set for a tilt at golfing glory as they bid to reach the Lombard Trophy grand final being staged at Gleneagles in September – just three weeks before Europe and America meet in the Ryder Cup.

Double success for Janet at the Grove

10:27am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Grove GC, ladies' section: EWGA Medal (1), Bronze A: 1 Janet Jones 88-22=66, 2 Christine Anning 100-27=73, 3 Clare Hadley 96-22=74; Bronze B: 1 Jane Stott 111-36=75, 2 Sarah Wilson 113-34=79, 3 Margaret Stringer 118-36=82.

Ovens takes top role as it's all change at Ross Golf Club

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10:01am Wednesday 9th April 2014

TWO key roles have changed hands at Ross Golf Club's annual general meeting with Neville Ovens and Graeme Forrester taking over as president and management committee chairman respectively.

Tim recaptures form of his golden year in 2012

11:06am Thursday 3rd April 2014

ROSS Golf Club's Winter Monthly medal attracted an impressive 117 members and provided the opportunity for eight-handicapper Tim Wyatt to recapture the form that he showed throughout 2012 when he won three of the club's major trophies in singles honours board competitions.

Four senior trophies for 11-year-old Morgan at Herefordshire Golf Club

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10:00am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Golf Club held their Presentation evening where junior members took some of the main trophies.

Captain Holloway drives in at Leominster

1:02pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

NEW Leominster captain Bob Holloway picked the perfect day for his drive-in, which was a lot better than his 116 yard drive.

Busy Week for Ross Seniors Members

11:17am Wednesday 19th March 2014

THE weather came especially good just in time for their final winter event in the Ross Seniors calendar, with 66 members taking part in a drawn team yellow ball competition.

Lady captain Ellen completes her drive-on at Herefordshire Golf Club

Hereford Times: 1411_9003 Lady Captain Ellen Goodchild is raising money for Guide Dogs for the Blind & Insight Golf - she invited Andy Muxlow from Insight Golf Worcester to take part in her drive-in at Herefordshire Golf Club.
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10:11am Wednesday 19th March 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Golf Club's new lady captain Ellen Goodchild has completed her drive in for her year in office.

Morgan takes over as Grove's head coach

11:52am Wednesday 12th March 2014

GARY Morgan is taking over as head golf coach at The Grove Golf and Bowl.

New venture a boost for junior golf

Hereford Times: Picture L to R Back Row only.John Walker, Julian Parry (HGC) Alan Leake (Halo GC) Clive Butler (Halo GC) Jaks Smallwood, Whizz Ettinger, Harry Jenkins, Callum Jones, Tom Haines, Alex Gabrielides, Connor Millen, Kevin Davis (PGA Pro)

10:35am Monday 10th March 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Golf Club have embarked on a new joint venture with Halo Golf Centre to set up a juniors section coaching scheme for under-18 golfers of all abilities based at Ravens Causeway.

Lowery to leave Grove for Weston-super-Mare

11:46am Wednesday 5th March 2014

GROVE Golf Centre's director of golf and head pro Peter Lowery is moving to become general manager at Weston-super-Mare Golf Club.

Ross pro Hall rewarded with USA trip after competition win

Hereford Times: Tim Hall (pictured right) with the other members of the Skull Cup Fourball team.

12:03pm Monday 17th February 2014

ROSS-on-Wye Golf Club's professional Tim Hall has carried off a top award to recognise his work at the south Herefordshire club over the past two years.

Sisley takes top spot as seniors' stableford programme enters final month

11:53am Tuesday 11th February 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE GC, seniors' section moved into the final month of their winter trophy stableford programme with a competition which attracted a field of 50 players. Excellent scores were recorded in spite of the wet conditions underfoot.

Golf roundup

1:52pm Wednesday 5th February 2014

Kington GC, Winter Stableford, Overall Winner – J Herdman 46 pts; Division One: 1 George Smith 39 pts, 2 Lee Wilson 38, 3 Nigel Scott 37; Division 2: 1 Moray Mackintosh 45 pts, 2 Brian Dyer 43, 3 Tim Davies 41; Division 3: 1 Marcel Veillet 43 pts, 2 David Morgan 42, 3 Les Baker 40.

Robert Archer's round of 84 matches his age

10:01am Tuesday 28th January 2014

ROBERT Archer fired a round of 84, matching his age to take the top prize as Herefordshire seniors continued their winter trophy stableford programme with a competition which attracted a field of 46 players.

New Kington Golf Club captains drive into office

Hereford Times: Kington's 2014 captains drive into office for their year in office, from left,  Terry Weight, Ross Baker, Tony House and Bee Baxendale.

10:02am Wednesday 22nd January 2014

KINGTON'S 2014 captains drove into office on a wet and blustery January afternoon.

Mary and Pam are festive winners at Ross Golf Club

1:01pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

Ross GC ladies' section played their annual pre-Christmas lunch nine-hole competition after which captain Nesta Hirst was able to present the top prize to winners Mary Royston and Pam Duke, who compiled an impressive 26 points.

Herefordshire Golf Club win third Wyedean League title

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12:02pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Golf Club have won the Wyedean league for the third time.

Dave Main honoured as Kington Golf Club seniors' section get festive

Hereford Times: Kington Golf Club seniors: Back, from left: Frank Goodwin, Stan Arnold, Gordon Glover, Terry Weight (seniors captain), Bert Priday (club chairman), David Mains, and Andy Edey.  Seated : Sam Hinton, Bill Didcock, Geoff Brown and Ron Davies-Jones.

12:02pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

Kington's trophy winners : Back, from left: Frank Goodwin, Stan Arnold, Gordon Glover, Terry Weight (seniors captain), Bert Priday (club chairman), David Mains, and Andy Edey. Seated : Sam Hinton, Bill Didcock, Geoff Brown and Ron Davies-Jones.

Geoff earns his place in Ross Golf Club's Barnfield Trophy final

12:01pm Tuesday 10th December 2013

GEOFF Thomas booked himself a place among the 60 to take part in the final of the Ross GC Barnfield Trophy with a win in the first of five qualifying stableford events.

Terry Inskip wins Division One of the Kington Golf Club seniors' section winter league

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9:02am Wednesday 4th December 2013

GINA Whyke has taken over as the lady captain at the Grove Golf Club.

Denise Boughey is new ladies' captain at Brockington Golf Club

12:01pm Wednesday 27th November 2013

GILLIAN Porter has been succeeded by Denise Boughey as the Brockington Golf Club ladies' captain.

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Hereford Times: Ross Golf Club recently dedicated a day in support of its flourishing Juniors Section. Through the inspiration of the Club's Head Professional, Tim Hall and his Pro-shop team and countless golf club members from all sections, this resulted in over 120

12:03pm Wednesday 20th November 2013

Ross GC dedicated a day in support of Juniors section with more than 120 youngsters who have been part of club head professional Tim Hall's School of Golf being entertained and instructed throughout a hugely successful and eventful day.

Hole in one for Herefordshire Golf Club's Garry Duncalfe

9:01am Monday 18th November 2013

HEREFORDSHIRE Golf Club' sGarry Duncalfe has recorded his first hole in one.

Kington Golf Club's Ryan Hotchkiss is new Herefordshire junior champion

Hereford Times: Kington Golf Club's Ryan Hotchkiss is new Herefordshire junior champion

12:02pm Thursday 14th November 2013

RYAN Hotchkiss had to see off the challenge of Kington GC clubmate Jamie Thomas to carry off the Herefordshire Junior Championship at Upper Sapey.

Burghill Valley golfers back Mercia Accident Rescue Service

9:00am Wednesday 6th November 2013

q Belmont GC: Mixed individual stableford, Division One: 1 Colin Gladwyn 37pts, 2 Des Davies 36, 3 Mark Wright 35; Division Two: 1 Stuart Gladwyn 30pts, 2 James Millin 28, 3 Elliot Packham 27.

Herefordshire's UK tchoukball chief executive Phil Moore competes in Portsmouth's Great South Run

Hereford Times: Herefordshire sportsman Phil Moore and his five-year-old son James will be running in Portsmouth on Sunday.

8:00am Thursday 24th October 2013

HEREFORDSHIRE’S tchoukball UK chief executive Phil Moore is going on the run in Portsmouth.

Denise Laird leads her American team to success in the Rossheim Cup

Hereford Times: THERE was plenty of colour as Denise Laird captained the American team to Rossheim Cup success in South Herefordshire.

1:00pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013

THERE was plenty of colour as Denise Laird captained the American team to Rossheim Cup success in South Herefordshire.

Former Ryder Cup player Paul Broadhurst takes part in Senior Golf Circuit event at Hereford's Belmont Golf Club

1:00pm Friday 18th October 2013

Broadhurst was greeted on his arrival in Belmont by the club captain Stewart Thomson and president Steve Hughes.



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