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Latest News

You don’t need to be a member – or even play golf!

Golfers and non-golfers alike are invited to enjoy the club facilities at Ombersley Golf Club The clubhouse makes an ideal venue to meet friends for a snack, our popular Sunday carvery, or even just to enjoy a drink while taking in the view. Relax with your coffee, take in the view or unwind on…...
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jubilee celebrations

You are royally invited to join us for Queens Jubilee Celebrations!

We are delighted to be hosting a Queens Jubilee Celebration Event here at Ombersley Golf Club on Friday 3rd June from 12:00pm-8:00pm. You are all royally invited to join us to celebrate, so we look forward to seeing as many of you down at the club as possible! Celebrate the Jubilee like royalty with our Platinum…...
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Work on levelling 7th medal tee

Work on levelling 7th medal tee

As reported in our Members Spring Newsletter, over the last week work has been completed on the 7th medal tee. The tee had subsided and so has been re-leveled with a gentle fall from front to back. The old turf was stripped off, soil moved around and more brought in and new turf relaid on…...
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work on car park

Car park improvements and new boundary hedge

Welcome to the New Year. Some of you will have seen that in the 1st week of January we have improved and renewed the drainage in the bottom end of the car park. This job then expanded into the hedge along side the path between the 9th and 10th. Much of the old hedge was…...
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turf iron

June 2021 Course News

After a very cold and very, very wet May, June has been far more pleasant. The improved temperatures, sunshine and rain has seen increased grass growth, keeping all the green keepers busy mowing. The turf iron has been out in action, helping to ensure smooth, bump free greens. The clubhouse is looking colourful once again…...
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15th work

Final lockdown report from Andrew Halfpenny (Apologies for the late publication!)

Where have the past three months gone? Next week we are looking forward to welcoming you all back to the golf club. March is going to be a pretty dry month overall only 13mm of rain so far I’m sure we will get more before the end of the month. To find a March this…...
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terraspike

Course Manager report number 5 by Andrew Halfpenny

Well into March now, with some lovely spring like weather at the start of the month. The course has dried up really well, giving us chance to do more course maintenance. We ended February with 44mm of rain, which is slightly below average. But much better than last year’s 97mm which was the second wettest…...
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machinery work

Course manager report number 4 by Andrew Halfpenny

Here we are heading towards the end of February. 84mm of rain was recorded in January. We have just had the coldest week of the winter with temperatures not getting above 1 degrees during the day, for the whole week, with some really hard frosts at night. Add the wind chill on to that, and…...
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green mowing

Course Manager Diary no. 3 by Andrew Halfpenny

January finished on rather a wet note, with 84mm of rain recorded. 43mm of that fell in the last week. That’s 18mm more than last year and the wettest January for 5 years. The course is taking the rain very well, with only the usual wet areas, and you know where they are! Its always…...
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spraying green

2nd Greenkeeping Diary by Andrew Halfpenny

We start the second half of the month with milder weather. This has given us the opportunity to get out and do some much needed golf course maintenance. Jake has mown the greens. Due to the weather, they hadn’t been cut since the 22nd of December. That’s 24 days. Lots of grass on them for…...
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