Seniors Inter-club and internal fixtures

Double click on the team picture for the Tylney Park team list for Thursday25th July 2019


What a team of super stars. Pictured left are Bishopswood's famous Yellow Jerseys who defeated Badgemore in the recent home match on Monday 13th May 2019. Come on you Yellows!!

Jim Holmes Weekly Roll Up Organiser

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Jim Holmes, seen pictured left,will offer you are very warm welcome to the join ranks of enthusiastic senior golfers competing regularly on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.It's great fun and provides the opportunity for you to forge new and long lasting friendships.
See you on the first tee.
Best wishes,
Jim

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JULY / AUGUST 2019

Dear Bishopwood Senior Golfers,

Oh Boy !! What a remarkable season of golf we are enjoying. What incredible team and individual performance to report all worthy of a mention.

But before I go any further I wish to give you an important update from the " Doc" Bob Lycett the original and best Seniors Organiser. He asked me to pass his thanks to you all for helping him find a woman who obeys each and everyone of his commands and demands. He wishes you to share his joy in discovering a compliant woman. Of course I am referring to the new love of his life "Alexa". Do you remember that we organised a collection for Bob in recognition of his sterling service to the club and the Seniors in particular ? Peter Mac was the main driver and purchased an Amazon voucher that Bob used to pursue the lady of his dreams. Bob we all hope you enjoy and long relationship with this girl in a million.

Can anyone tell me where the 2019 golfing season has gone ? We have already played 17 highly enjoyable inter club matches eight at home and nine away. Our record is rather mixed winning five matches, halving two and losing ten. Our best wins were at home to Hartley Wintney five and a half to a half and away at Bradfield College five to one.
Our worst defeat ( so far) was away to Winter Hill again five and a half to a half. They avenged their defeat to us earlier in the season. So unbelievably there are just twelve matches left to play between now and the end of October. We have witnessed some incredibly good personal scores in both Senior Medal and Stableford Cup rounds . Here are a few examples. April Seniors Medal, Colin Gifford scored a nett 66. May Seniors Medal Ron " Foxy" Bedwell scored a nett 65. Both fabulous performances. Stableford Cup highlights are Round 1 Martin Smith and George Quinton both scored 35 points. Round 2 Kevin Fleet scored 43 points, Peter McNeillie scored 40 points. Round 3 Tony Bateman scored a scintillating 46 points and managed to get himself cut to a 15 handicap. Round 4, Peter Macneillie scored an impressive 40 points. So this year's cup competition is promising to offer a very close and competitive finish with just three rounds to play.

I am writing these few lines following today's Seniors Team Open event. The day was a great success with 12 guest teams lining up to take on our challenging course. The winning team of three was Donnington Grove with Winter Hill in second place with the Chiltern " Bandits" filling third place. Chris Chilver was the top Bishopswood Golfer scoring a high value total of 38 points playing off a handicap of 11. Very well played. Everyone involved thoroughly enjoyed the day and our guests left with a very favourable impression of the course, amenities, catering but above all Bishopswood's renowned hospitality. Huge credit goes to all the Bishopswood Golfers who acted as hosts and guides and to all the Bar and Catering Staff for maintaining such high standards. The many photos taken today will be added to the gallery section in due course.

That's about it all for now. Keep swinging and keep smiling

Best wishes to you all,

Jeff

Playing with the Seniors

Phil Hearn says: We have a very healthy Seniors Section (both in terms of numbers & physically). Regular roll-ups are Wednesday & Friday mornings and there is a full programme of Inter-Club friendly matches throughout the season. You will normally find several of them hanging around the bar - say hi and ask to be pointed in the direction of Seniors Organiser Jeff Wayling
His telephone contact numbers are:
Home 01189 701708
Mobile 07973 759908
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