This is what you COULD have won Pat!

The on-going Covid restrictions meant that the the Captains’ drive-in planned for today had to be cancelled. The drive-in is normally the high-energy, kick-start to the new Captains’ year, so understandably a big disappointment … and as if to compound the disappointment, the weather was perfect! Captain Pat just couldn’t resist going out on this glorious…

Captain’s reflections on 2020

As my Captaincy year draws to a close I would just like to reflect on what has been for us all a year like no other! Everything started so well after  donning the green jacket from Neil last November. The Children’s Christmas Party was a blast, the Club’s Christmas Party was a lovely evening with…

Social distance please Mr Captain!

  2021 Captain, Pat Campbell, received his green jacket from outgoing Captain Mike Higgins – the social distance measured as two club lengths! At the Ladies Zoom AGM earlier today, 2021 Lady Captain Danielle Banks took over from outgoing Lady Captain Fiona Wylie. The pandemic restrictions have made Mike and Fiona’s year uniquely challenging, but…

England Golf: National Closures

It is with a feeling of deep regret that I must now inform all affiliated golf clubs and driving ranges that they should prepare to close from Thursday 5 November until Wednesday 2 December 2020. Pending a vote today in the House of Commons, the UK government has confirmed these closures are required as part…

Thank you for being Peter Greenwood!

Cavendish Golf Club members were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Peter Greenwood on Tuesday 27 October. Peter, a member for nearly 20 years, passed away peacefully at home, having been unwell for some time. A wonderful character with a quick wit he was formerly a member of Buxton & High Peak Golf…

George’s Single-Figure Handicap Secrets!

Cavendish Ambassador & Touring Professional, George Bloor, captivated the group of new/recently joined members who attended his special golf improvement clinic on Sunday. After putting and chipping demonstrations, George shared some of his professional insight and knowledge on how to practice certain drills designed to help reduce handicaps! Each delegate was desperate to put this…

New ‘Accessibility Ambassador’

Doctor Michael Reynolds has been appointed to the Membership Group as the club’s first ‘Accessibility Ambassador’. Mike will guide and direct the club through this developmental change and assist the Board in becoming more inclusive, In February 2019 ‘ACCESS FOR ALL UK’ was invited by the Board of the time and commissioned by Marketing Peak…

Captains’ Charity Day

Cavendish Captains’ Charity Day was a fabulous success on Saturday. The weather was great for October and the course looked stunning in all its autumnal glory. We raised an incredible £1400 on the day for Cancer Research and the Cavendish Bunker Fund. Thanks to Warwick and his team for their hard work preparing for the…