Entries by Ben Pritchard

Rob’s Hole In One

Sutton Coldfield ‘tourers’ bring some West Midlands ‘magic’ to Buxton Cavendish is once again playing host to a very select group of members from ‘Sunny Sutton Coldfield GC’.Cavendish and Sutton Coldfield are both part of the Cavendish MacKenzie Trail and each attract members to play each other’s course. This time 17 SCGC members have travelled […]

Fundraising fashion show and shopping event

Lady Captain and Charlotte Crisp are raising funds to enable the deperately needed Disabled Washroom to go ahead.  They have organised a Fashion show and shopping event on Tuesday 4th June at 7pm which is open to all Members and Non- Members. Come along, have some fun and grab a bargain!   Tickets are £5 […]

Free taster sessions

GIRLS and LADIES free taster session on Thursday 23rd May …… see attached posters. Also following on from the taster session ; 5 WEEKLY COACHING SESSIONS starting on Thursday 6th June 6-7pm for £20 for girls and ladies followed by BOYS ….. 5 Week Coaching Sessions from Thursday 6th June 7 – 8 pm for £20

Garry’s latest FOREcast

A fair week ahead  Things are improving as we go into the middle of the month, with high pressure building across and to the east of Britain. This will promote a warmer southeasterly airflow next week, so temperatures will start to feel pleasant again after recent chilly days. Recent rains have done their job helping […]

18 Hole Play-Off Needed

Two players couldn’t be separated after 18 Holes of the John Slater Putter. On a day where conditions were tough, Level par was good enough for a place in the playoff. 1st – P. Crisp 86-18-68 N. Booth 73-5-68 3rd – I. Allen 81-12-69 4th – M. Williams 79-10-69 Best Full Handicap – B. Bradbury […]

Putting Green Patio

Our new ‘Putting Green Patio’ is now open for use. The area to the side of the putting green has not been used effectively for a while now but the recent changes have brought new life to the area and it will be a great place to sit out and watch over the putting green […]

Nigel’s Society Judges Cavendish

What a difference a day makes! After a wash-out on Saturday owing to Storm Hannah, the weather cleared for a very special society visit. Judge Nigel Law was encouraged to play Cavendish two years ago by fellow Lytham & St Anne’s GC Member and Professional for 26 years, Eddie Birchenough. Eddie a native of Buxton, […]

MacMillan Cancer Charity Day

It was ideal conditions for the MacMillan Cancer Charity day on Saturday and we had a full field of players out enjoying the weather. The course was playing firm and fast and it was a great test for all golfers. Many Thanks to everyone who helped make the day such a huge success and Congratulations […]

Garry’s Easter FOREcast

It’s a simple forecast this week – good weather is here throughout the Easter weekend! High pressure across Britain, and a favourable southerly airflow adds up to lots of warm sunshine for the next few days. The atmosphere will stay quite hazy as is common for a continental air mass.  Temperatures will climb to 20C […]