Author Archives: Geoff

Provisional Balls – No going back!

During this mornings round at Parklands,  I fell foul of the rule 27-2a regarding a provisional ball. I played my second shot on the 4th hole over the ditch and it went towards the two trees to the right hand side … Continue reading

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Parklands Rabbits team player lifting the British Masters

I’m not sure how many Parklands members got to go to the recent British Masters event at Close House Golf Club, but I’m sure it was quite a few. I know some were stewards and others were visitors all enjoying the … Continue reading

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Anger Management

We had an incident at the weekend of a member displaying totally inappropriate behaviour shouting and berating a club official, in public, who was trying to explain our competition rules. All our officials are volunteers and should not have to face … Continue reading

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A Good Wine For Nine!

Members of the Ladies Section and Academy Ladies joined forces on Thursday September 12th, for a fun Pitch and Putt game, followed by refreshments in the Bar. Many thanks to all who helped and took part so willingly, even in … Continue reading

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Rabbits Final Match of the Season – Ravensworth

The Rabbits played their final match of the season today, Sunday 10th September, at Ravensworth Golf Club. Billy Parker was again the top scorer for the Parklands Rabbits Team at the last event of the season and confirmed his place at the NERGA … Continue reading

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Mixed Greensomes Trophy Winners

Sunday 10th September 2017 was the second round of the Parklands Mixed Greensomes trophy, the first round having been played on the 1st May. There was a reasonable entry on what was forecast to be a rain threatened afternoon, but … Continue reading

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Success for Parklands Ladies at the Autumn Categories

The Northumberland Ladies County Golf Association held their Autumn Categories competition at Alnmouth Golf Club on Thursday, 7th September 2017. Parklands were well represented and 8 ladies entering the competition and there were also trophies and prizes for their efforts … Continue reading

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Ladies Open Results

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The Two Card Trick

Please note that new score cards currently available in the Parklands shop have new stroke indices for the white/yellow tees. Whilst these cards can be used for social golf and sweeps, they should not be used in the Men’s and … Continue reading

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The Men’s Section – Your opinion matters

The Men’s Committee is currently considering a proposal to amend the qualifying conditions for members of Parklands to win the Men’s Club Championship. Currently, the Championship can only be won by players whose home club is Parklands Golf Club. The … Continue reading

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