'West Middx News'

08/09/17

West Middlesex Golf Club

Weekly Newsletter 08/09/2017
GOLF

Fixtures for Week
Saturday – Autumn Meeting Medal, Ladies Autumn Meeting
Sunday – Autumn Meeting Pinehurst Greensomes
Monday – Society 50 players
Tuesday – Ladies v Grims Dyke, Society 70 players
Wednesday – Society 60 players
Thursday – Midweek Medal
Friday – Capt. & Pro Open Day 11.00-13.00

Winners
Autumn Meeting 4BBB was won by Mike Power and Andy Redmond and the two divisional medal winners were Evangelista Rocha (nett 68) and Brian Morris (nett 70).
Yesterday’s Medal was won by Ben Morgan with 37 points.

Scratch Match Play
The 36-hole final of the Scratch between Jaime Rooke and Aaron Khera is this Sunday at 8am and 1pm good luck to both.

GENERAL

Birthdays
Happy Birthday this week to; Judith Workman (has a 0 in it), Melu Condurat, Mick Halpin, Jim Smith & Chris Redhead (has a 0 in it).

Bar Levy
As agreed at the 2016 AGM, this year’s Bar Levy of £100 (£2 per week) will be sent out to all members shortly, please settle this account as quickly as possible. As everyone can appreciate its challenging times for all Golf Clubs and this is a valuable revenue stream for us in the quieter part of the year.

Sunday Roast 24th September
As winter is fast approaching we are starting up the Traditional Sunday Roast in the Clubhouse, sign-up sheet is on the notice board upstairs, please put your name down and support the Club (you can even spend your Bar Levy in one day)!

Dinner to Retiring Captain
The Dinner to the retiring Captain is on September 29th, the menu and sign-up sheet is on the upstairs noticeboard, please support the event and let’s say goodbye to John's year with a great evening.
Smoking/Vaping
West Middlesex Club prohibits the use of all smoking devices on its premises this includes e-cigarettes as they do release a vapour or substance of some description.

Captain & Pro Playoff Update
Capt. & Pro Open day is Friday 15th Sept, the starting sheet is on the notice board 11.00 to 13.00, the entry is £20 per player this includes a meal and prizes.
This will then be followed by the Auction in the evening. Bid for your favourites, you have to offer 50% back to the team. If anyone is looking for a partner please contact the Captain or Richard.

The Captain & Pro play off date is the 16th September it will be a 1pm Shotgun Start, entry fee will be £10 this will include prizes. Followed in the evening by a charity event with music, food and dancing to music from The Monday Club.

Middlesex Handicap Championship
At West Middx; it is 18 holes Stableford on 17th September.
Handicap has to be 9.5 or higher, entry forms are in the office or via the Middx County website, the closing date for members is this Thursday 14th Sept.
Unfortunately, the course will be closed on the day until 13.30. We are looking for one more starter for the morning, it’s a two tee start from 09.30 to 11.30 if anyone is free please contact Richard.
Last week’s best Medal score from handicap 9.5 and above was Paul Mansfield who gains a free spot in this event. We are repeating this prize for this Saturday’s medal.

CW Roe
This year our annual 36-hole Open Scratch Event is on 23rd September, we want to make this a big success and showcase our club so please support this great day and anyone you know who is eligible please encourage them to enter. If any member wishes to play there is a sign-up sheet in the Pro Shop, entry for members is £35.

Trolley Shed
This is becoming a dumping ground for old batteries and trolleys, can any member that has an old trolley that they never use please place outside the door and we will arrange disposal.