Golf news from Southern Clubs


Bob Lees and Bob Wright were the combination to beat in Kingsthorpe’s Sid Garrett Greensomes Pairs competition as they shot the leading score of net 63.

The duo maintained their good form into the Seniors Individual Stableford Qualifier a few days later as they finished joint-second behind Gary Sargent (37 points).


Sam Bird, Ricky Brown, Adrian Miller and David Carthew birdied half the holes at Farthingstone in the Autumn Trophy as they won the team competition with a magnificent total of net 53.

Anthony McCormack, David Summerfield, Richard Birtles and in-form Simon Nightingale were runners-up on 57.

Staverton Park

Net 68 was the leading round in the Men’s November Medal at Staverton Park as Adrian Thompson grabbed the honours by one from Neil Brown, John Hunter and Malcolm Jones.

Hellidon Lakes

Keith Meadham topped the standings in the fifth Tigers Winter Merit League event at Hellidon Lakes with 36 points. Richard Harcock and Roy Trim were next on 35 apiece.

Whittlebury Park

Tracey Mann was successful in the opening Ladies Nine-hole Winter Stableford at Whittlebury Park as her tally of 16 points pushed her one ahead of Christine Coles.


Andy Davids carded net 69 in the second Daventry Winter Medal to finish a single stroke ahead of Chris Eveleigh, with Tyrone Power a further shot back in third.