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        The BT Golf Society welcome new players each year. If you’re interested in playing at any of the venues shown below with the Society,                 

           please contact any of the contacts at the bottom of this page, All the events are full day packages (unless stated)

             - coffee &   bacon sandwich,   9 holes, lunch, 18 holes then evening meal.

 

 

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The BT Golf Society welcome new players each year. If you’re interested in playing at any of the venues shown below with the    Society, please contact the Secretary, or either of the other officials listed by email. All the events are full day packages (unless stated) - coffee & bacon sandwich, 9 holes, lunch, 18 holes then evening meal.

 

Event 1-  Friday 19th March           Holme Hall, nr Scunthorpe      ****Postponed**** now Friday 7th October 2022   

The excellent 18 hole par 71 course, boasts the excellent greens regarded by many as the best in the area. The challenging course layout offers the golf enthusiast a true test of all golfing skills. Constructed on a sandy plain the course is almost guaranteed to be open even in the most inclement weather as the free draining soil allows for year round play from proper tees and proper greens. 6,404 yards, Par 71

Holme Hall Golf Club, Holme Lane, Bottesford, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN16 3RF (www.holmehallgolf.co.uk/)

Winter Warmer. Bacon sandwich & coffee, 18 holes then two course dinner

 

Event 2-  Wednesday 14th April            Rossendale, nr Bury ****Postponed**** now Wednesday 13th April 2022

Established in 1903, Rossendale Golf Club has stood the test of time. Originally 9 holes, the course has been expanded and now has 4 x par 5, 10 x par 4 and 4 x par 3 holes. The challenging course where the layout has plenty of trees, ditches, ponds and bunkers to penalise poor shots so providing a mean test of golf. whilst offering beautiful views of the surrounding Pennine Hills.  6,295 yards, par 72

Rossendale Golf Club, Ewood Lane Head, Ewood Lane, Haslingden, Rossendale BB4 6LH (www.rossendalegolfclub.net)

 

Event 3 -  Wednesday 5th May    Burstwick, nr Hull ****Postponed**** now Wednesday 4th May 2022, alternate venue for 2021

   Spofforth Golf Club, Haggs Road, Spofforth, HG3 1EQ @ 10:30 for coffee, bacon roll & golf for £20                     

Spofforth Golf Club: Advertised as “The Norths Premier 18 hole Pay & Play”, Spofforth Golf Course is a family run 18 hole woodland course, situated between Wetherby and Harrogate. Coffee & Bacon roll will be served before play in the outdoor catering area. 6,176 yards, par 72

Spofforth Golf Club, Haggs Road, Spofforth, HG3 1EQ (www.spofforthgolfcourse.co.uk)

 

Event 4 -  Tuesday 8th June                                                Thirsk & Northallerton                                   09:30 & 13:00   £44.00     

Nestled in the beautiful countryside of North Yorkshire offering superb views of the rolling Hambleton Hills to the east and lush vale of Wensleydale to the west. Thirsk & Northallerton Golf Club is one of those parkland courses that is simply a pleasure to play. Established in 1914 and extended from 9 holes to its present 18 holes in 1997, the course offers an exciting challenge to golfers of all abilities. 6,564 Yards, Par 72

    Thirsk and Northallerton Golf Club Thornton-le-street, Thirsk, North Yorkshire YO7 4AB (www.tngc.co.uk)

 

Event 5 -  Sun 27th & Mon 28th June      Carden Park, Cheshire                  12:35 & 12:30   £139.00  

   Overnight trip to Carden Park Estate, Cheshire.  Dinner, Bed & Breakfast + 2 rounds. Based on 2 sharing a room.  18 places    £35 deposit

Located in the heart of the Cheshire countryside, Carden Park has a prestigious reputation and two high quality golf courses, the Cheshire and the Nicklaus course. Designed by the great Jack Nicklaus, the Nicklaus golf course is a must for all golfing enthusiasts. The first hole located next to the onsite vineyard and offering beautiful views of the Welsh hills, your game leads you around the front of the Cheshire country estate. The Cheshire golf course is an exquisite blend of heathland and woodland, with natural hazards to test your golfing skills, and takes full advantage of its position to provide stunning panoramic views across the surrounding Cheshire countryside towards the Welsh border.

Sun 27 June 2020, 12:35 on The Nicklaus Course, 7,041 yards, par 73,  Mon 28 June 2020, 12:30 on The Cheshire Course 6,538 yards, par 71

Carden Park Estate, Broxton Road, Nr Chester, Cheshire, CH3 9DQ. SY14 7HZ when using a sat nav (www.cardenpark.co.uk)

18 places have been reserved at present, so please pay your deposit to secure a place. Additional places will be added once > 18 deposits are received.

 

Event 6 -  Thursday 15th July                      West End, Halifax                    10:40 & 13:40 £40.00   

Not far from Halifax, Halifax West End Golf Club is situated high - 1000 feet above sea level at the top of the course - offers terrific views and challenging play for golfers at every skill level. The altitude ensures magnificent, long distance views and yet there are no really steep gradients and the layout offers easy walking. Well-groomed fairways and greens keep West End difficult yet friendly. 5,971 Yards, Par 69

West End Golf Club, Paddock Lane, Highroad Well, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX2 0NT (www.halifaxwestend.golf)

 

Event 7-  Wednesday 11th August           Castle Hawk, Rochdale              09:30 & 13:00     £30.00   

Castle Hawk Golf Club, Lancashire is a 27 hole complex. The Tom Wilson 9 hole course is a challenging Parkland course with 18 individual tees - Giving a different feel for the full round, the Sue Wilson 18 hole Par 3 course is great for sharpening up that short game. We will play the Sue Wilson AM, and twice around the Tom Wilson PM. Sue Wilson 3,208 yards par 54, Tom Wilson 5,340 yards, Par 70

Castle Hawk Golf Club, Chadwick Lane, Castleton, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 3BY (www.castlehawk.co.uk)

 

Event 8 -   Friday 10th September            Wakefield **** Captain’s Day ***            10:00 & 13:30  £59.00    

The course designed by Sandy Herd and Dr. Alister MacKenzie is easy to walk, with two loops of 9 holes both of which start and finish at the clubhouse Fairways are tree lined you are unlikely to lose your ball if you stray into them as the grass is kept short. Good drainage and high standards of maintenance mean grass tees and greens with true putting surfaces are in play all year round. 6,663 Yards, Par 72

Wakefield Golf Club, Woodthorpe Lane, Sandal, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 6JH United Kingdom (www.wakefieldgolfclub.co.uk)

 

Event 9 -  Friday 8th October                   Outlane, Huddersfield                   10:28            £30.00   

The club, part of the 1906 club network can be found easily from the M62 in a picturesque valley 3 miles from the town of Huddersfield. Perched on the side of the Pennines the 100+ year old moorland course of some 6000 yards provides a number of challenging holes and magnificent views. The last few years have seen major investments in the course and clubhouse, including the reconstruction of the 7th and 8th greens, and additional drainage on 4 other greens. 5,852 Yards, Par 71

Outlane Golf Club, Slack Lane, off New Hey Road, Outlane, Huddersfield, HD3 3FQ  (www.outlanegolfclub.co.uk)

Autumn season Ending. Bacon sandwich & coffee, 18 holes then two course dinner

 

Please be aware that any attendees / guests at the events who are not members of BT Golf Society will be required to pay a £1 supplement towards the prizes provided on the day.

Any players wishing  to attend any of the events should contact the Secretary of the Society

 

BT Golf Society Contacts

 

Secretary:  Richard Benton (OUC: BVL81  e-mail: richard.benton@openreach.co.uk, Mobile: 0795 1735031, Daytime: 01313006244

Treasurer:  Paul Horncastle (Retired BT) e-mail: horncapa@gmail.com

2021 Captain:  Martin Franklin (Retired BT) e-mail: martin.franklin@btinternet.com