Dorothy Turton – Committee Leaver 2017

Dorothy Turton – Committee Leaver 2017

Continuing with the leavers for 2017, we focus on  Dorothy Turton from Crowborough Beacon, who joined in 2015.  She offers a different perspective to committee responsibility as a higher handicapper, who came to golf later in life and can appreciate the work that...
Worthing Makes Last 16 in Daily Mail Foursomes

Worthing Makes Last 16 in Daily Mail Foursomes

Congratulations to Karen Sykes and Kathy Langham from Worthing who made it through 7 rounds of foursomes to play at St Pierre Golf & Country Club for round 8, and the last 16 teams.  In their final match, Karen and Kathy played Kemnay GC, and had to give 9 shots,...
Jan Hobden – Committee Leaver 2017

Jan Hobden – Committee Leaver 2017

This year the county will say a fond farewell to County Committee members Jan Hobden, Pat Johns and Dorothy Turton. As so much goes on behind the scenes, and entirely voluntarily, now is a good time for each lady to reflect on their time and pass on their views and...
Repair of Pitch Marks R&A Rule 16-1c

Repair of Pitch Marks R&A Rule 16-1c

Players are often confused as to what damage they can repair to the course. Let’s try and clarify this, starting with the putting green. Rule 16-1c states; “The player may repair an old hole plug or damage to the putting green caused by the impact of a ball, whether...
Sussex Seniors v Kent Match Report

Sussex Seniors v Kent Match Report

Last Thursday 12th October, the Sussex Seniors Team played away at Boughton GC in Kent and were met with a very warm and friendly welcome on arrival.  Although some distance away, it was a pleasure to play there and the Kent Team couldn’t have been more helpful, even...