Entries by Ben Pritchard

The rain stops and the Seniors win!

On the first day of no rain for what felt like 3 months, the Wychwood Golf Club Seniors visited Cavendish to play against our Seniors in the Manchester Alliance On Tuesday 18th June. Wychwood Seniors had a ‘Senior’ moment when they arrived at the golf club 2 hours before the first tee time but fortunately […]

Garry’s latest FOREcast

Weekend FOREcast – Sunshine and showers!Our weather patterns are still dominated by low pressure, so keep a brolly handy, and watch out for local heavy downpours this weekend. A bit warmer, but nothing special!Total rainfall across Derbyshire, the Midlands and Pennines in the next few days will be fairly small, so if your course is […]

Garry’s latest FOREcast

Changeable start to June As we begin the new month, low pressure will often influence the British Isles, which means there will be some much needed rain at times, but mixed with some sunshine too. Keep a brolly handy during the week ahead! Saturday is likely to start dull, perhaps some fog and drizzle over […]

Men’s Open AMAM Results

The conditions for Sunday’s Men’s open AMAM unfortunately were not good , rain in the morning and strong winds in the afternoon , but despite the weather we had two fantastic scores of 82 points , one group from the morning and one from the afternoon. The afternoon group took first place on a card […]

Macmillan Cancer Charity Donation

Last month Cavendish hosted the MacMillan Cancer Charity Open. The event has been a staple on the Cavendish calendar for a few years now and this year was a great success. Holly Hayley, area fund raising manager for MacMillan Cancer Support, visited Cavendish to receive a cheque for £1000 from past Lady captain Fil Richards and […]

Winning Week for Cavendish Ladies

The Cavendish Ladies Masters Chalice trophy – which to be eligible to play in you have to have won a trophy in the playing season was won this week by Julia Rowland. The Silver team played at home against Chatsworth on Wednesday gaining a Win and also on the same day the Bronze Team gained […]

Garry’s latest FOREcast

Some rain ahead Spring has very much sprung and the golf course has come to life with growth in recent weeks. We could just do with a drop of rain now to get the grass to grow well and get everything in perfect shape for the summer ahead! And there is some rain in the […]

Garry’s latest FOREcast

A mixed bag The weather is in a complex and indecisive mood at the moment. This is quite common during the springtime, and is due to slack pressure patterns across the British Isles. We’ve had a taste of summer again in the past few days, but this is disappearing for a while. There’s nothing excessively […]

Ladies Silver team host Matlock

The Ladies Silver team played in fantastic weather yesterday against Matlock. The course is in fantastic condition and the team enjoyed a superb team meal after. A big thank you to the green staff and Ricardo and Christina for helping to make an enjoyable day for the Matlock team.