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Congratulations to all our winners this year

Link to list below :-


Trophy Winners 2017


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SUNDAY 17th September 2017

Sunday Carvery Buffet and Dessert 6pm-7pm                      Cost £12

The Buffet is complimentary for Finalists,

Caddies and Officials

Families, Friends and Members who are coming to celebrate the winners at the Prize Giving and Buffet please pay at the bar and obtain your ticket to be handed over at the buffet. Thank you

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Don’t cook….we’ll cook!

After a hard day working, does the thought of conjuring up a hearty meal for the family seem like a time-consuming chore? Worry not, help is at hand, as the renowned Douglas park catering team can now offer you a selection from the Clubhouse menu on a takeaway basis. Just call Lisa on 0141 942 2220 place your order from the dishes below and you will be given an uplift time………simples.


Take away menu: operation during Summer Months from 4 – 9pm

Breaded Chicken Goujons with Sweet Chilli Dipping Sauce                                                              £ 4.85

Freshly Fried Beer Battered Haddock Fillet with Chips and Peas                                                     £ 8.60

Whole Tail Scampi, Chips and Salad                                                                                                       £ 8.45

  1. Macaroni Cheese with Chips                                                                                                                £ 5.35

Steak and Ale Puff Pie with Vegetables and Chips or Mashed Potato                                             £ 8.95

Beef Mince in rich Gravy, with fluffy Mashed Potatoes and Peas                                                     £ 6.90

Douglas Park Chicken, Haggis, Whisky Cream Sauce, Vegetables and Mash or Chips            £ 8.95

Chilli Bowl with Rice, Sour Cream and Crispy Tortilla (GF without tortilla)                                £ 6.90

  1. Spinach, Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry served with Rice & Poppadum                         £ 7.25

Beef Burger 6oz, Brioche Bun, Chips & Salad                                                                                         £ 6.20

Chicken Fillet Burger, Brioche Bun, Chips & Salad                                                                                £ 6.50

Additional Toppings from 85p

Cheddar Cheese Smoked Bacon                   Haggis                  Mushrooms

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Club Championships 2017 – Results


Junior Girls Championship

Cristiana Capaldi won 1up against Helena Matheson

Junior Boys Championship

Scott Souter won 7&6 against Yusef Sidiki

Gents Super Seniors Championship

Hugh MacInyre won 3&2 against Nicol McLean

Gents Boclair Cup

James Brechany won at the 19th against Colin Bradford

Ladies Senior Championship

Barbara Aitchison won 2up against Maggie Rutherford

Gents Seniors Championship

Len McFadyen won 5&4 against David Rae

Ladies Championship

Fiona Rattray won 5&3 against Carol Fell

Gents Championship

Alastair Thomson won 4&3 against Stephen Wightman

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Cut/Paste this link to keep tabs on today’s finals.

or Click on the FaceBook link to the Master Leaderboard at foot of this page.


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Club Championship Finals Day – Sunday 18th June

This Sunday is the Club Championship Finals Day with a total 8 finals played over the course of the day.  Following the matches, there is a prizegiving and buffet from 5.30pm until 7pm available to all members at £12 per person.  Those attending the buffet should book via the bar.

Please come and support your fellow members!


Junior Boys Championship Round 1

0845 Scott Souter v Yusef Sidiki

Gents Club Championship Round 1

0900 Alastair Thomson v Stephen Wightman

Junior Girls Championship

0930 Cristiana Capaldi v Helena Matheson

Super Seniors Gents Championship

1230 Hugh MacIntyre v Nicol McLean

Ladies Senior Championship

1245 Maggie Rutherford v Barbara Aitchison

Ladies Championship

1300 Fiona Rattray v Carol Fell

Gents Boclair Cup

1315 James Brechany v Colin Bradford

Gents Seniors Championship

1325 David Rae v Len McFadyen

Junior Boys Championship Round 2

1340 Scott Souter v Yusef Sidiki

Gents Club Championship Round 2

1355 Alastair Thomson v Stephen Wightman

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“The Donald Cameron team played their second division one match at home against a very good Dullatur team.

Alastair Thomson led out the team but was unfortunate to lose 2 down with his opponent scoring a birdie at the last hole to secure his win.

Craig young was also unsuccessful losing 4 & 3.

Clark Nelson produced some excellent golf to defeat Stirling University player Ellis Hart by the margin 3 & 2

Angus Watson finished strongly , scoring birdies at the final two holes to win 2 up against an ex pro golfer.

Matthew Anderson was 1 up playing the last hole but had to accept a halved match when his opponent birdied the last hole.

Chris McManus lost 2 & 1 but Stephen Wightman kept the DP score moving in the right direction with a fine 2 & 1 win

Angus Carrick proved too strong for his opponent winning comfortably 5 & 4 – the highlight of his round being the eagle 3 at the 10th (a drive,a 4 iron to 3 feet and a single put!)

The team won by the tightest of margins 4.5 to 3.5.

Next Wednesday ,the 31st, the team are again at home V Bishopbriggs.

Hugh MacIntyre

Team Manager”


PS check out the link for a video montage of the game


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“Following their promotion to Division 1 the Douglas Park Donald Cameron team faced a very difficult opening match away to the all conquering Cawder team.

Cawder had emulated the DP team’s performance in going undefeated in their 2016 league matches and going on to win the Boundary Bell and the Inter-Cities finale V Turnhouse.

In the opening match Alastair Thomson played a superb match to defeat Andy Fairbairn 2 up.

Clark Nelson , returning to the fold after a number of years away , could not sustain his earlier good form and lost 4 & 3.

Craig Young , playing over a course he was once a member of , recorded an excellent 3 & 2 win.

Unfortunately we then lost the next 3 matches with Angus Carrick losing 3&2 , Chris McManus losing 4 & 3,and team Captain , Angus Watson losing 1 down.Angus had been 2 down with 2 to play and had registered a birdie at the 17th to keep the game alive but could only halve the final hole.

Matthew Anderson was in great form registering a comfortable 3 & 2 win.

With the match closely balanced the overall result was in the hands of our Match Sec’y Stephen Wightman. One down playing the 18th , a par 3 hole, Stephen sank his birdie put for a 2 but saw his opponent following him in thus Stephen lost 1 down and the team lost by the tight margin 5 matches to 3.

This was a creditable performance in their first match in Division 1 and the team are now looking forward to entertaining Dullatur next Wednesday the 24th May at Douglas Park.

Members wishing to support the team will be made most welcome.

Hugh MacIntyre

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Ladies GetIntoGolf Evening Success


Following major publicity on social media and the delivery of 5000 flyers and 120 posters by 57 Douglas Park Ladies locally and further afield, 57 Ladies (yes honestly!) turned up at our Ladies Open Evening on Wednesday.

Our guests spent a happy evening testing their golf skills on various fun activities set up by Robert, had guided tours of the Golf Club, an information session followed by an excellent buffet. The highlight, however was definitely the Safari Tour of the course by Drew, suitably attired in his Safari hat and accompanied by assorted jungle beasts.

So Far Sixteen Ladies have taken out the Get into Golf Membership and lots of application forms have been requested.

Many thanks to all the ladies who helped with the distribution of the flyers, to the 24 ladies who worked so hard on the evening at registration and as guides, all of whom were praised to the hilt in the feedback survey for their friendliness and helpfulness, to Ann Scott for her fantastic help, Robert, Lisa and Drew and particular thanks to Carol Fell who was a major force behind all the publicity before, during and after the event.

To see some Photos from the Evening — CLICK HERE – Courtesy of Carol Fell and Alex Mennie

Also a Video from the evening Event — CLICK HERE – Courtesy of Carol Fell

A Slideshow of past photographs from the ladies Section was shown to the visitors on the evening — CLICK HERE – Courtesy of Carol Fell

Christina Graham (Ladies Captain)

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Scottish Golf PING Mixed Qualifier at Douglas Park

26 pairs took part in our club qualifier today (Sunday) for the newly introduced Scottish Golf PING Mixed Championship, playing for the Isobel Currie Trophy.

In dry, bright and breezy conditions, scoring was difficult for most of the field, but after all was done, the pair who managed to top the leader board were Janice Cullens and Callum Cooper (combined h’cap 19) with an impressive 41 stableford points!

The top three places were as follows:

  • Winners:       Janice Cullens & Callum Cooper             –           41 pts
  • Runners-up: Carol & Lindsay Stuart                               –           36 pts
  • Third:             Christina Graham & Alistair Forrest     –           35 pts


Janice and Callum are now put forward as Douglas Park’s representatives, hopefully in the top 40 scoring qualifiers, for the National Final over the Queen’s Course at Gleneagles in September.

Thank you to the members of the Ladies’ section, led by Barbara Aitchison, and the Assistant Professional Andrew Hutchinson for bringing together all of the arrangements, including scoring input on the PSI terminal for the day.

Diary Date to note: The Mixed Greensomes Trophy on Sunday 8 October.

Janice and Callum with Lady Captain Christina

Janice and Callum with Lady Captain Christina

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Ladies Open Evening - 10th May


The Ladies are holding an Open Evening at Douglas Park Golf Club on Wednesday 10th May 6pm –  8:30pm

Great new packages to support all levels of golfers.

  • Tour the Facilities
  • Fun Golf Activities
  • Course Safari on integrated 9 hole course
  • Refreshments
  • Meet the Members
  • Coaching Tips from the Pro


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Opening hours for Spring 2017

From Monday 27th March 2017

Catering last orders 7.30pm

Club house 9 pm


Week beginning 10th April

Catering last orders 9pm

Club house 10pm

Bar and Catering open at 11am

Early catering Tues/Sat 10am


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“The Girls Section has been fortunate in receiving a new trophy which is intended to encourage the younger girls without handicaps in competitive play.  The trophy is played for at 3 monthly intervals and the girls got the season off to an early start on a sunny Sunday afternoon.


The competition was played over six holes and our most recent new girl member, Cristiana Capaldi won the trophy with some very impressive golf. “

Susan Rattray

Junior Girls ConvenorGirls Quaich March 2017

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Congratulations to the Juniors who played for the club in the Marley Trophy  last year.
The trophy was presented to manager Chris McManus at the Donald Cameron  League Dinner and prize giving last week.
The team were winners again for the sixth occasion in the league playing  against the other six clubs in the area.
The Marley League will take on a different formula in the incoming season to  accomadate the fewer clubs who are able to field a team.
The new age group will be under 16 yoa and the competition will be on a  stableford situation with each club acting as host on one occasion during
the season.
The winner being the club to accumulate most points at the end of the  fixture list.
The photo is of our “young” group who have been attending the coaching  sessions with our Professional staff. Skills being honed under the supervision of “coach” Andrew.
Hopefully the same group will be winners of the Trophy again in the not too  distant future
Also thanks go to team managers Christopher McManus and Matthew Anderson who marley were winners previously as players and are now winners as managers
Well done to all concerned.

John Telfer
Match Secretary Marley and Punchcraft Leagues

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The 2017 Burns Supper kicks off the year in style

A good crowd attended the Burns Supper in the clubhouse on Friday evening (20th January) hosted by Vice Captain Alistair Forrest and enjoyed the music of Margaret and Andy Morris and the performances of Graham Hill, Yvonne Waring and Immortal Memory by one of last year’s stars, Jim Nicol accompanied by Linda Ormiston and topped off with a rendition of Holy Willie’s prayer performed by Forbes Dunlop.

Here are some photos from the evening.

Grateful thanks to Margaret Morris and Colin McEwen for their efforts in arranging and participating in our Social functions for many years as they take a well earned break.








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Our professional Robert Irvine has been working on a reciprocal scheme with those golf clubs who share the same golf course designer as ourselves, Willie Fernie.  Hailing from Troon, Willie Fernie was involved with a number of golf courses.

Full Paying Members from each of our clubs should be able to book a tee time at any other of the clubs, with the cost being 50% of the regular greenfee that day.  

  • Bookings can be made up to 7 days in advance – subject to each club’s availability and booking systems
  • Notification of intent to use this system must be declared at the time of booking or may not be honoured
  • Players will be asked for proof of their membership at a partner club
  • This agreement cannot be used if visiting with an organised party 
  • Juniors are welcome under this agreement but must be accompanied by an adult and are subject to the host clubs playing times



The following clubs have agreed to take part :-

Craigie Hill
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Junior Prize Giving : 27th November 2016

This year’s Prize Giving at Douglas Park was held on Sunday 27/11 where Junior Convener Angus Watson gave his review of the year.

Below are photographs of the Prize Winners for 2016.

Further details to follow :


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Scottish Junior Champion of Champions Event












Fiona Rattray was invited to the above event and was delighted as it is a prestigious tournament held in St Andrews.  The Scottish Boys & Girls Junior Champion of Champions is a scratch event decided over 18 holes of stroke play in both boys and girls sections.  The event sees the leading young players from across the country compete.  Entry into this event is by invitation only.  There were 39 girls and 48 boys  taking part.  Fiona came 9th with a gross 80, only 7 strokes behind the winner.  Great performance in poor weather conditions.  Well done Fiona!

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