Coronavirus - the course and clubhouse are closed due to lockdown.
Visitors

Visitors and you can book a round up to 5 days in advance. All rounds MUST be booked online.

Please follow the guidance in the 'On the course' section below at all times. 

Visiting the Clubhouse

The clubhouse is open, with COVID-19 restrictions. View the clubhouse opening times.

 

On the course:
  • The on-course toilet is open

  • All rakes have been removed

  • Preferred lies in all bunkers - mark, lift and place within 6 inches, no nearer the hole. 

  • Inserts have been placed in all holes to minimise contact with the cup and flag

  • Try not to touch the flagstick or flag, do not tend the flag

  • Leave the flag in the hole all the time and please remove your ball carefully

  • Only pick up your own ball

  • Keep your distance - at least 2 metres apart

  • Do not share any equipment, such as golf clubs or rangefinders

  • Avoid any contact with playing partners

  • Don’t shake hands before or after your game

  • Please do not sit on, or touch the benches on the course

  • Use your club to 'ring' the bells on holes 2, 3, 11 and 12

  • Minimise touching the hand rail on holes 3 and 12

  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after your game

Winter Rules and local rules now in operation

Please follow the rules below to preserve our course during winter conditions:

  • Play off tee mats. All grass tees are now mandatory GUR

  • Mats MUST be used on the course in all general areas (unless it is impractical to do so in the rough).

  • Powered trolleys MUST use winter wheels (hedgehog, wide tread, etc.)

  • No buggies of any sort are allowed

  • Push/pull trolleys are not affected

  • While playing to normal greens, temporary greens are mandatory GUR

  • While playing to temporary greens, normal greens are mandatory GUR

  • Mandatory GUR means that you must drop away from the green, even if you want to putt

  • Please repair pitch marks on greens AND temporary/winter greens. If the temporary/winter greens are not in play then you must treat them as mandatory GUR and please avoid walking across them, especially with a trolley!

 

Local rules now in operation.

  1. If you lose a ball ON THE FAIRWAY and your playing partners agree the location, you may play another ball without penalty from the agreed location.

  2. Preferred Lies in all bunkers which means you can lift, clean and place your ball within 6 inches, no nearer the hole, but still in the bunker.

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