Course Manager’s Update

14th October 2019 What a lovely start to the autumn we’re having! I suppose all my prayers for rainfall have now been answered! Hopefully the wet weather will ease up and we can enjoy some good golfing conditions for the … Read More

Golf Course Update From The Course Manager

Dear Members With a relatively benign winter behind us, and now the closure of spring, I hope that you are all looking forward to the upcoming golfing season.  As always the Greens staff are extremely busy and now that the … Read More

March 2019 News

As mentioned in my previous newsletter, we will be carrying out a very light renovation to the greens this coming Monday. The greens will be hollowed cored with 6mm micro tines. The greens will then be top dressed and brushed. … Read More

February 2019 News Update

Some welcome early signs of spring has got us all revved up for the coming golfing season. Let’s hope that March and April will not damper our moods! It is very pleasing to see the course in such wonderful condition … Read More

February 2019 News

As we now enter the later stages of winter I’d like to think that the worst of the weather is behind us. Unfortunately this is probably not the case! Fortunately the recent snow did not stick around for too long … Read More

Drainage Installed on Greens 3,4,7,12 & 15

As many of you will know Newbury & Crookham has a long history with the current course layout having been built in the 1920’s long before we had the irrigation systems that we have today. The greens back then were … Read More

Winter Works 2018/19

The proposed schedules of works are designed to make long term improvements to the golf course. All of the proposed work is linked to the Course Management Plan and within the allocated budget for course new work. It is important … Read More