News from The Dabchicks

26 Feb

AGM Minutes 2002

By Doc

Minutes of the AGM held on Tuesday 26th February 2002 at The Blue Boar Public House, Aldbourne Financial Position Andrew opened the meeting and gave a review of the accounts. The accounts had been audited and approved by Mark and Stuart. It was explained that turnover was higher due to rising costs at golf clubs

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02 Apr

Method used to Adjust Handicaps

By Doc

(Much debate about handicaps was put to bed in the early day of the society – in 2001, with the addition of new members, this was issued for clarification – clear as mud?) The method used by the society organisers to adjust members’ handicaps is based loosely on the scheme employed by the English Golf

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26 Feb

AGM Minutes 2001

By Doc

Minutes of the AGM held on Tuesday 26th February 2001 at The Blue Boar Public House, Aldbourne Financial Position Andrew opened the meeting and gave a review of the accounts. The accounts, which had been audited by Mark and Stuart, had been circulated with the notice of the AGM. It was explained that turnover was

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13 Jun

Victor Victorious

By Doc

The Midsummer Meeting of the Dabchick Golf Society was held under the blazing sun at Marlborough Golf Club on Thursday 13th. June. With the temperature soaring into the 80’s and the course in immaculate condition, everything was set for perfect day’s golf. Twenty four players including four new members and two guests from as far

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21 May

Tee-time Tales

By Doc

Golfing weather is back with us again. The clubs have been polished up and the balls washed. The Dabchick Golf Society season got underway with a warm-up meeting at Shrivenham on April 14th. Twenty-two keen, eager, optimistic players including five new members and a guest thronged around the first tee. Was this to be their

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27 Feb

AGM Minutes 1996

By Doc

An Annual General Meeting of the Dabchick Golf Society was held in the Crown Hotel, Aldbourne, on Tuesday 27th. February 1996. Those present were; Nick Leigh, David Birch, Mike Rycroft, Chris Paget, Matthew Phillips, Eddie Phillips, Andy Holbrow, Nick Turk, Donald Barnes, Vic Smith, Paul Wordley, Terry Hale, Paul Lott, Andrew Hunter, David Watson. Apologies;

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10 Dec

Golfers in the Mist

By Doc

The first year of the Dabchick Golf Society drew to a bracing close in dense fog on a frozen December Sunday Morning. The appalling weather conditions didn’t deter 12 (fool)hardy members as they teed off on Sunday the 10th. at Shrivenham Park Golf Course. A delighted 28 handicapper was heard proudly to pronounced that this

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