Golf news from Northern Clubs


Past Seniors Captain Chris Dickens, Liz Palmer, Pat Briggs, Richard Briggs, Lema Townsend and Steve Townsend enjoyed a convincing victory in the Mixed Competition at Wellingborough after shooting 105 points.

Dennis Dickinson, Diane Dickenson, Mark Anderson, Kate Nolan, Gaynor Arnott and Neil Robinson finished 10 points behind in second position.

Overstone Park

James Gardner birdied Overstone Park’s fifth, sixth, eighth and ninth holes in the November Stableford as he carded an impressive winning total of 40 points. Tony White and Lee Hitchcock were next on 38 apiece.

Two points was also the margin of victory in the Seniors Yellow Tee Stableford as Stuart Hammond (41) grabbed top spot from Andrew Smith, Robert Wilton and Steve Hunt.


Bayes Day compiled the leading round of 37 points in the Monthly Stableford at Rushden as he finished four clear of Thomas Prowse and Alex McDonald.

Richard Wright was successful in the Captains Farewell competition the previous day after nudging one point ahead of Ian Brown and Steve Kelly (both 33).

Priors Hall

Charles Frost’s 11-hole tally of 26 points sealed victory in the fourth Priors Hall Winter League event as he finished one ahead of Thomas Wilson, with Michael Burlington and Mark Ashby a further point off the pace.

Two points was the difference between first and second in the fifth Seniors Winter Eclectic competition as Kevin Bullimore (28) got the better of Pat Annand.