Golf round-up

A charity golf day is being held at Ponteland.
A charity golf day is being held at Ponteland.

A look at the results from the local courses.

NN League

Results from the North Northumberland League last week were:

Division One: Goswick 6, Bamburgh 6; Alnwick 4, Alnmouth A 8; Dunstanburgh A 6, Rothbury 6.

Division Two: Seahouses 6, MFGC A 6; Burgham Park 4, Percy Wood 8; Alnmouth B 4, Longhirst 8.

Division Three: MFGC B 10, Wooler 2; Alnmouth Village 10, Dunstanburgh B 2; Warkworth 10, Linden Hall 2.


Division One: Bamburgh 41, Alnmouth A 38, Berwick 33, Rothbury 25, Dunstanburgh A 22, Alnwick 21.

Division Two: Longhirst Hall 40, MFGC A 37, Burgham Park 30, Seahouses 28, Percy Wood 24, Alnmouth B 21.

Division Three: MFGC B 40, Warkworth 36, Alnmouth Village 31, Linden Hall 26, Dunstanburgh B 25, Wooler 22.

NN Ladies

Latest results are:

Bamburgh 2, Wooler 3: Seahouses 4, Percy Wood 1, Bamburgh 3, Dunstanburgh 2.

Alnmouth Village

Geoff Clark Trophy (Three man Yellowball): Friday night saw the inaugural Geoff Clark Trophy with 11x3 man teams playing a Yellow Ball Format and there was a great atmosphere in the clubhouse afterwards as his brother John and wife Val presented the prizes.

Three teams carded with the same high score of 63 points and after the countback process was applied the top three were declared as:-

Results: 1 Richie Campbell, Mark McQueen and Michael Conroy; 2 Neil Edwards, Joe Clements and Andy Smiles; 3 Chris Goodwin, Chris Payne and Ron Beverley.

Seniors nine-hole Bogey Sweep: 1 Peter Egdell 1up; Joint 2 Dave Hodge, Jack Kidd and John Clark level; Joint 5 Jack Ross, Les Aitken and Les Reed 1down.

Seniors Order of Merit: After eight of the 20 events the current leader is Jack Kidd 57pts; 2 George Forman 41; 3 Dave Hodge 39; Joint 4 Bob Boyle and Dougie Miller 35; 6 Les Aitken 34; 7 John Clark 33.

Members are reminded that on Saturday, June 25, the club are holding a mid-summer ‘Madness’ event. It is a 5am shotgun start, 9x4 man teams, Tex-Mex Scramble, Ladies are welcome to participate. Just £5 per person entry, £20 per team, to include champagne breakfast afterwards.

Alnmouth Village Ladies

Ping 4BBB: 1 Eleanor Morgan and Barbara Clark 41pts; 2 Edna Yeadon and Jan Steele 34; 3 Viv Gough and Hilary Buckley 31 (on back nine); 4 Moira Barnes and Joy Bisset 31.

Alnmouth (Foxton)

Captains Day: 1 R Bell 80-15=65; 2 K McKenna 78-13=65; 3 S Read 73-6=67; 4 A Lindsay 72-5=67; 5 J Laidlaw 84-15=69; 6 D Storey 75-6=69.

Seniors: 1 R Wailes 83-17=66. Best Gross: A Lindsay 72. Longest Drives: J Hood and N Foggon. Nearest the Pins: D Weddell, R Blackshaw, T Hood, A Woolhead.

Alnmouth Ladies

Captain’s Day Centenary Salver – Best gross: P Daymont 75-4-71. Best nett: J Tulip 108-36-72.

Silver gross: P Daymont 75; Nett: 1 L Johnston 88-14-74; 2 S Blackshaw 95-19-76.

Bronze gross: M Aitkin 99. Nett: 1 J Tulip 108-36-72; 2 S Patterson 100-22-78.

Nine Hole Stableford: 1 D McIlroy 16pts; 2 F Bailey 16.

Silver: P Daymont. Bronze: D Coney. Nearest the line: J Grey.


Runciman Cup (men and women): Peter Sanderson 64-scr-64 (on last nine); Mel Downs 87-23-64; John Woodman 84-18-66 (on last nine); Peter Anderson 90-24-66; John Moffet 66-scr-66; David Knox 81-15-66; Ed Frais 81-15-66. 67 entries, CSS 68.

Dalgliesh Cup (two round eclectic): Peter Burn 72-5.5-66.5 (on last nine); John Downs 73-6.5-66.5; Alastair Brett 72-3-69.


Jack Carss Memorial: 1 J Kingston 80-4-66 (on back nine); K Wilson 83-17-66; 3 A Robson 85-19-66.

Club Tankard: 1 G Scott 82-14-68; 2 G Davison 77-8-69; 3 A Gilroy 81-12-69.

Percy Wood

June Medal: 1 S Johnston 38pts; 2 K Stewart 36; 3 J Henderson 35.

Seniors June Medal: 1 G Nicholson 84-17=67; 2 P Dawson 92-19=73; 3 P Davidson 101-28=73.

Congratulations to D Lee, hole in one at the 14th.

Ladies Ormston Decanter: 1 B Dixon 36pts; 2 M Scott 31; 3 J Angus 31.


European Exporters: 1 Mary Tully 92-22-70; 2 Helen Foggon 100-25-75; 3 Siobhan Sheehy 101-26-75.

Ping 4bbb Qualifier: 1 Angela Robinson and Pat Arkle 42pts; 2 Carolyn Hilton and Siobhan Sheehy 41; 3 Anne Spence and Mary Tully 34.

Pat Arkle Scramble Trophy: 1 Keith Appleby, George Tullin, Pat Arkle 62.8; 2 Michael Arkle, Joy Henderson, Angela Robinson 63.5; 3 Graham Richardson, Ray Hope, Rita Wade 63.6.


Dom Pedro Shield: 1 David Longstaff 74-11-63; 2 Ed McLoughlin 77-12-65; 3 Andrew Hornsby 70-5-65; 4 David Taylor 73-7-66; 5 John Hogg 70-4-66; 6 Bob Rennie 81-13-68; 7 Ken Blake 81-13-68; 8 George McAdam 83-15-68.

Warkworth Ladies

Alison’s Quaich & Medal: 1 Penny Lewis 94-19 -75; 2 Betty Black 94-18 -76.


Summer medal: 1 Paul Gray 39pts; 2 Gary Scott 38 (back nine); 3 Bob Thompson 38 (back nine).

2s club: Chris Mallaburn and John Barnes.

RI Scott Trophy (Juniors): The RI Scott Trophy was played on Sunday. Due to the appalling weather (wet and very misty) it was reduced to nine holes.

Results: 1 Oliver Bremner; 2 Freddie Bremner; 3 Finn Bell.

Daily Mail Foursomes: The Club pairing of Mel Patterson and Gary Scott played their fourth round match on Friday and overcome the Beamish pair by 1up to progress to the last 64.

Friday Eclectic: Friday saw the final round of the season’s first eight week eclectic. This contest was kindly sponsored by the Amble Dental Practice. It has been a very close run thing with 12 players finishing on 26 points or more. At the finish it was not possible to split Gary Mather, Richard Davison, David Coates and Dave Metcalf who all had 28pts.

The next eight-week sequence starts on Friday, June 17, sponsored by Ryton Elecrical Services.

Mixed Open: Members are reminded that due to the Mixed Open on Sunday, June 19, the first tee is reserved from 8.30am to 3.30pm.