Ladies News, Events and Results



Ladies Invitation Day

by ladies

on Sun July 15, 2018

Another successful golf day took place on Tuesday 10th July when 34 ladies took part in the Orchardleigh Ladies Invitation Day.  The continuing dry, summer conditions meant the scores were some of the best seen in a while.  The 4BBB comprised a member and her guest; and the following prizes were awarded:  

1st overall - Pat Jones and Iris Macey with 49 pts

2nd overall - Penny Naish and Alison Rumming with 48 pts (ocb)

Best front 9 - Mary Lock and her daughter Sue Kirby with 24 pts

Best back 9 - Marion Underhill and Nicky Benson with 27 pts

Nearest the pin for Bronze visitors was won by Pam Street and Silver by Gill Smith.

Following the golf, the ladies sat down to a lovely two course meal and enjoyed a drink on the terrace.

Ladies' Captain's Day

by ladies

on Wed July 4, 2018


This year's Ladies' Captain's Day was held on Saturday, 30th June under blue skies and scorching sun.  Teams of 3 played a Texas Scramble using 'RainbowTees' (red, yellow and blue). From the 30 players taking part, the following were the day's winners and received prizes given by Lady Captain Lorraine Collings.

1st overall: Kate Chadwick, Dawn Russell and Lizzie Bryant

2nd overall: Diana Bullock, Veronica Cherry and Anne Kirk

Best front: Sarah Hynds, Jackie Pudney and Sheila Goodbody

Best back: Anne Regler, Di Norris and Christine Arnold

Nearest the pin on the 3rd was Anne Carpenter and on the 7th was Christine Arnold

The putting competition was won by Michele Fairweather.

The halfway house was 'manned' by the Club Captain, Nel McGuiness who kindly provided a wonderful array of refreshments, together with lots of cold water and ice lollies to keep everyone hydrated. Jim Worsley, the Club Chairman, set up and ran the putting competition and our ladies on the welcome desk sold raffle tickets that helped raise £150 for the club charities, Dorothy House and Fair Frome. Once the golf was completed, the ladies sat down to a well earned two-course meal.


Away Day

by ladies

on Fri June 15, 2018

The Ladies Away Day took place at Knowle Golf Club in Bristol on Tuesday 12th June.  It was a very enjoyable day for the 24 ladies who took part. The course was a challenge but in great condition and the weather was fine.  After a very good two course meal Lorraine gave out the prizes. The team prizes for the best two scores out of three were:

1st - Sarah Doble, Christine Arnold and Kate Chadwick - 70 pts

2nd(ocb) - Loes de Kleuver, Jackie Pudney and Vron Jefferies - 67 pts

3rd - Sue Sweet, Di Norris and Veronica Cherry - 67 pts

The silver winner of the best individual score was Sue Sweet with 32 pts and the bronze winner was Kate Chadwick with 32 pts.

Vincent Cup

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on Sun June 10, 2018

Anne Regler receiving the Barwell Masters Trophy and Loes de Kleuver with the Vincent Cup


The Vincent Cup took place over two Sundays, the 27th May and 3rd June 2018.

The first round was won by Loes with a nett 74, 2nd was Di Norris with nett 78 and 3rd Audrey Holland with nett 79

The second round was won by Loes with nett 74, 2nd Mel Sutherland with nett 75 and 3rd was Sue Sweet with nett 75

The overall winner of the Vincent Cup was Loes de Kleuver with net 148 and runner up was Sue Sweet with nett 160

The Barwell Masters

by ladies

on Fri May 25, 2018

The Barwell Masters was played on Saturday 19th May in beautiful warm, dry conditions.  Anne Regler won the trophy, so well done Anne.  

Anne Regler - gr 86/nett 73

Loes de Kleuver - gr 86/nett 74

Marion Underhill - gr 100/nett 75

Veronica Cherry - gr 103/nett 78

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