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 :
Updated : 24.11.16 By Captain Brian Henry Thistle +++++ As a consequence of the recent heavy rains and for the protection of the grounds the Course Manager has requested that unless absolutely necessary, motor trolleys should NOT be used on the course. We are endeavouring to keep the course open for play as much as possible and without this course […]
Pictured here receiving his trophy at the BIGGA AGM today (26th October 2016) is our Course Manager, Drew McKechnie. The competition was over two rounds at the start and finish of the season and Drew emerged top of the pile. Congratulations from all of us at the club !
This year, to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, we have taken delivery of a suitably adorned flag to fly on our “16th” green. Please give generously to this year’s poppy appeal. Some photos attached of our flag flying proudly.
Course looking spic and span as a result of good working conditions during this fantastic dry spell in October 2016 (that’s torn it). Please note that Fairway Mats will be in use from 1st November and Tee Mats will be put in place on selected tees during this week. In the meantime, please do your bit to replace any divots […]
The Mosshead Trophy, for Ladies & Gents sections, was played for over the Hilton Course at Hilton Park Golf Club, on Sunday 9th October. The Ladies section were Runners-Up (on a BiH) to the hosts, Hilton Park GC and missed winning the trophy by 13 Stableford Points. The best I can report about the Gents section was that they too […]
A few things happening around the course….. We have a few Winter Temporary Greens marked out in advance of some Winter Works and also highlighted the route for Golf Trolleys to take short of the Greens to protect the surfaces. Also, we are introducing a Colour Coding for the Pin Placements. These will be in place for the remainder […]