Course News

7th November 2016

Course Sub Committee Autumn Report to Members

Please follow link to a report prepared by the course sub committee, any feedback can be made to course-report-to-membership-autumn-2016-dr
26th October 2016

Another Champion Golfer at Douglas Park

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 !  
26th October 2016

2016 Poppy Appeal & Battle Of the Somme Commemoration

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.  
24th October 2016

Some Autumn Tidy Ups at the 1st & 18th

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 […]
6th October 2016

Do You Remember This View ?

Please “Comment” below if you can remember when this area looked like this. Also, do you know who is featured in the photograph ?
5th October 2016

Autumnal Activities

  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 […]
19th September 2016

Vandalism on Ladies 17th Tee

Ladies Match has highlighted the damage featured below on the Ladies 17th tee. Those who caused the damage are unknown, however may we please emphasise that practice from tees is not permitted but, in any event, any damage to tees MUST be repaired either by the replacement of the divot (as in these cases) and pegged down or by correct […]
9th August 2016

Divot Damage on 10th Green

Drew wished the attached photo to be published on divot damage found this morning on the 10th green  
23rd July 2016

Course Waste Bins

Members will be pleased to note that our new waste bins have been delivered and are in storage. These bins also incorporate new ball washers. However, they will require to be sited on slabs and these are still to be fitted in appropriate locations. So, for a short period of time there are two temporary bins on the course. One […]