Jimmy and David share Leominster honours

Hereford Times: David O’Dowd, left, and Jimmy Lindsay with their Championship claret jugs.

10:28am Wednesday 29th October 2014

LEOMINSTER GC Seniors captain Alan Hooper hosted his day with a Stableford competition.

Max tops the list at Ross

Hereford Times: Ross GC'sJuniors Open (from left) Brad Knapper, Sophie Price, assistant professional Paul Finch, president Neville Ovens and Max Coleman.

10:47am Monday 27th October 2014

FIFTY-two young golfers took part in the Ross GC annual juniors open at the club's Gorsley-based course.

Successful season for Ross-on-Wye GC captain

Hereford Times: It's been a successful year for Ross Golf Club.

10:15am Thursday 23rd October 2014

ROSS Golf Club's Neil Lancett can look back at his summer season with satisfaction having captained two teams who enjoyed success in both the league and cups.

Gibbons is the man to beat at Leominster

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10:07am Thursday 16th October 2014

KEVIN Gibbons has won the Leominster GC Champion Member's Shield for the fifth time.

First title win for Burghill Valley

Hereford Times: Team from left to right :-Shugc representative, Adrian Marshall, Anthony Marshall, Dave Tedstone, Gary Anderson, Phillip Harrison, Stuart Griffiths (captain) Ed Morley, Lou Haines, Steve Codd, Ian Montgomery, Paul 'Boats' Jones and Paul Bloise.

3:23pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BURGHILL Valley won the Shropshire and Herefordshire Handicap league for the first time in the club's history after beating a team from Llanymynech 3 1/2 to 2 1/2 in a closely fought final at Ludlow GC.

Hermione takes the prize on Bee's day

Hereford Times: The attached picture shows our 2014 Trophy Winners:standing from left Anne Hitchcox, Pauline Betteridge, Betty Ashworth, Philippa Morrell, Antoinette Davies, Claire Burton, Barbara Radbourne, Audrey Philpott, Carolyn Jones, Joan Morgan. Seated from l Lady

11:03am Thursday 9th October 2014

KINGTON GC captain Bee Baxendale held her lady captain's day stableford when Hermione Evans came out on top with 38 points.

Huggett brings back Ryder Cup memories with putting success

Hereford Times: Huggett Putter Final which shows from left, Oli Leett, James Morgan, Neil Lancett, Fred Stott, Brian Huggett and Geoff Robinson.

12:33pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

WITH the Ryder Cup much in everyone's thoughts, Ross GC's inaugural Huggett Putter knock-out event was, appropriately won by Brian Huggett, the non playing captain of the Great Britain/ Ireland Team in 1977.

Brian's age no barrier

12:11pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

SENIORS golfer Brian Faulkner triumphed in another close finish to Leominster Rankin Club Society’s 20th annual open stableford for the Mathew Finney Memorial Cup.

Double success for Dale at Ross

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1:07pm Thursday 25th September 2014

FOR the first time at Ross GC, the same player has won the club's Annual Layton Cup and the Eclectic Cup.

Gregg retains his title at Burghill Valley

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11:54am Thursday 25th September 2014

GREGG Morgan successfully defended his Burghill Valley men's title against 61 rivals with two excellent rounds of 70 and 71 for a gross total of 141, one under par.

Seniors' donation will assist Ross Academy

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11:06am Thursday 18th September 2014

A SUCCESSFUL fundraising initiative at Ross Golf Club's Annual Seniors Singles Open in July saw Seniors Captain Richard Escolme able to make a £356 donation to the Ross Juniors Academy.

Morgan shows his class at Ross

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1:47pm Thursday 11th September 2014

TWO -handicapper James Morgan won the Mike Lane Trophy at Ross GC when, for the first time, the trophy winner was based upon the combined gross performances in two 18-hole medal events.

Darby and Devereux take top prizes at Herefordshire GC

Hereford Times: Herefordshire GC winners and officials, (left to right) club captain Dave Gwynne, Martin Lovelock, Jon Devereux, Karen Darby, Ellen Goodchild (ladies' captain) and Sue Mawby.

12:19pm Thursday 11th September 2014

JON Devereux and Karen Darby came out on top when Herefordshire GC held their 36-hole club championships.

St Michael's receives £1,700 from am-am

1:08pm Friday 5th September 2014

THIRTY-seven teams entered a mixed charity am-am at Burghill Valley which saw £1,700 raised for St Michael’s Hospice.

Three trophies in three weeks for Tate

Hereford Times: Alec Tate. Photo: Alison Preece Photography.

12:52pm Thursday 4th September 2014

AUGUST proved a memorable month for 15-year-old Bishop of Hereford's Bluecoat School pupil Alec Tate who brought home three trophies in as many weeks.

David is Ross Seniors champion

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12:03pm Thursday 4th September 2014

DAVID Whitehead is the 2014 Ross Seniors Champion after the 14-handicapper delivered a near-perfect 18-holes medal 'Rory' round to win the club's annual Seniors Championship in which 89 members took part.

Home advantage sees Carol and Lesley head leader board

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11:42am Thursday 4th September 2014

LEOMINSTER'S Carol Gardner was the winner when her home course staged the inaugural Herefordshire Past Ladies Captains’ competition.

Johnson can play as well as write

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3:27pm Thursday 28th August 2014

ROSS Golf Club's seniors midweek medal saw a victory for someone who is more accustomed to writing about winners than being one himself.

Lou and Mandy provide the power-hitting

Hereford Times: Hereford Lions golf tournament. Third place winners Derek Craddock, John Hunt, Robin Stanley.

12:22pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HEREFORD couple Lou and Mandy Haines proved to be the tops with a driver when they competed in the annual Hereford Lions Club charity golf tournament at Herefordshire GC.

Liam wins first Ross prize

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12:22pm Thursday 21st August 2014

FIFTEEN-year-old St Mary's School pupil Liam Williams landed his first Ross major title after carrying off the Queen's Diamond Jubilee event .

Third place for Tate in county youth championships

Hereford Times: Shropshire and Herefordshire county youth championships, Mike Roberts (County President), Nick Jones, Will Enefer, Alec Tate and Dave Gwynne (Herefordshire GC club captain).

2:54pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Burghill Valley's Alec Tate finished their when the Shropshire and Herefordshire county youth championships were held at Herefordshire Golf Club.

Ten years' running for Vicky as Burghill Valley champ

Hereford Times: Gross winner Vicky Howells (left) and nett winner Jacqui Powell (right) at the 2014 Burghill Valley Ladies Club Championships.

3:10pm Thursday 31st July 2014

VICKY Howells is the Burghill Valley club champions for the 10th year running after returning the best gross score.

Members rally to support captain Gina

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11:24am Thursday 31st July 2014

Grove GC's Gina Whyke had excellent support on her Captain's Day: 1 Joy Holman 40 pts, 2 Janet Mussell 37 (on cb), 3 Jane Luffman 37; nearest the pin: Jane Luffman; longest drive: Pauline Foster.

Jimmy and Ben have plenty to celebrate at Leominster

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10:55am Thursday 31st July 2014

JIMMY Lindsay and Ben Morris have been crowned the respective senior and junior champions at Leominster GC.

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.




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