Ladies ‘On Tour’ at Oulton Hall

18 Cavendish ladies spent a wonderful weekend at Oulton Hall near Leeds, travelling on Sunday 6 August. The event comprised dinner bed and breakfast with two rounds of golf leaving Monday. After all the recent rain the ladies were so lucky that the sun shone on them all the time! Oulton Hall has three nine…

Day 3 Cavendish Festival: Texas Scramble

Today we hosted our ‘any combination’ Texas Scramble open. The weather was kind to us for a change this week with no rain after an early flurry. The winners were D Oldfield, A Morris, L Kelsall and A Kennedy from Blackburn GC with a fantastic score of 52 nett, winning by 1 stroke from 4…

Day 2 Cavendish Festival: Seniors Open

Day 2 of our festival of golf week saw the Seniors take to the course. The AmAm competition is always a popular event and once again we attracted another full field. Testing rainy conditions saw some lower scores with 81 points being the final winning score. Congratulations to our prize winners. Seniors Open AM AM…

Cavendish ‘Festival Week’ Underway

Today marked the first day of our annual ‘Open Week’ celebrations which sees us host an Open Competition every day for a week. As always, we started with a Men’s 4AM with the best 2 stableford scores counting on each hole. Breezy conditions for most of the day with rain for the later starters to…

First Mens Open – Results

We hosted our first Mens Open of the year today with 196 players taking Cavendish on under blue skies.  The field were extremely complimentary about the course with the greens taking top billing as usual! The format was a 4 AM with the best two stableford scores to count on each hole.  The winning team…

Derbyshire and Cheshire Golf League

We are 3 games into the new D&C season and the team has started well with 2 good home wins against Reddish Vale GC and Macclesfield GC and a closely fought loss at Shrigley Hall.  There have been a number of stand-out performances and D&C Captain, Chris Meachem has enjoyed his new role as he…

Liam’s PGA Graduation Success

Congratulations to our Assistant Professional, Liam Hancock, who attended his PGA Graduation Ceremony at The University of Birmingham earlier this month. Liam is a huge asset to the Club and we are delighted for him.  He is a dedicated, hard-working professional who has played an integral part in the development of both our juniors and…

Cavendish Juniors Blow George Away!

Juniors fantastic in The George Bloor Golf Day. We had the young guns out 2nd compromising Bertie Smith, Roman Mckenna, Manny Lee, Joe Balfe and Frank Vize. They played off forward blue tees with 2 scores to count off 54 handicap and achieved a remarkable 65 points over 9 holes! First out we’re our more senior…

Cavendish Ladies Take Action

Cavendish Golf Club and Buxton Soroptimists have come together to support Crossroads Derbyshire, a local charity providing safety for women and girls in the High Peak and Derbyshire Dales. Following a recent Soroptimist International briefing about Domestic Violence Awareness education in Post 16 education, Lady Captain Pam Brindley, decided she wanted to take action and…

Explosive Captains’ Drive-In

There was a good turn out for Sunday’s Captains Drive-in. On a beautiful winters day Cavendish members welcomed new Captains: Bob Clarke, Pam Brindley and Alex Needham. Gluwein and mince pies were provided to warm everyone up and an explosive surprise was in store for Captain Bob when he took his turn on the tee…