Greens Forum 6 April

Please put a note in your diaries for the upcoming Greens forum 7pm start – all welcome Douglas, Scott and Scott will be unveiling the plans for the season ahead and taking all your questions. Winter course 2017/18 – suggestions have ranged from a shorter course...

Spring update no.1

The green staff finally managed to get the Spring aeration and top-dressing underway this week, but with the return of wet weather this is once again hampered these operations. We have received the first of our STRI course inspections this week and we await the result...

Winter/Spring update

The recent wet weather has been hampering our course preparation and causing some parts of the course to be unseasonably soft. This has also delayed the start of the Spring aeration and top-dressing programme.  The longer this  delay continues due to the weather, we...

Winter update no.7

We are in the process of selectively verti-draining some greens.  Members will notice this over the next few weeks.  This is being done as well as the spring aeration and top-dressing programme. The greens sprinkler upgrade for 2016/17 is now complete with new...

Winter update no.6

We continue with the upgrading of the sprinkler system on the greens.  New sprinklers will be installed over the next few years in an phased implementation scheme, which will then progress to the tees. The current criteria for frost green implementation will soon be...

Winter update no.5

Some will already have noticed that we have now cut the new 17th green.  Although this is a little earlier that usual it is due to the unprecedented early growth the green has managed to achieve, however the target date for the green re-opening remains the Spring...