Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising a free donation for Carradale Golf Club? There are nearly 3,000 retailers including Amazon, John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Aviva, thetrainline and Sainsbury’s, who will donate a percentage of the amount you spend to Carradale
The Ladies Annual Dinner will be held in the Glen Restaurant on Saturday, 5 March 7 for 7.30 pm. It will be a 2 course buffet, followed by a quiz. There is a notice in the clubhouse for people wishing to attend to put their names. If you do plan attending but can’t add your
The happygolf – wee yellow book is on sale. 84 pages packed with details to enter over 2,200 open golf competitions throughout Scotland. Books can be purchased by following this link.
The Ladies Section held a Quiz Night on Friday 12 February in the clubhouse. Over 20 ladies attended and the quiz was run along ‘similar’ lines to Pointless. Lady Captain, Laura and Vice Captain, Anne, took on the roles of Alexander and Richard as Questionmaster and supplier of answers! It was good fun but no-one actually won
On 9 January Gents will play their Winter League Tankard, weather permitting (Sat 5 March if not) and afterwards the outgoing Captain will hand over the Captain’s badge to the incoming Captain at the evening’s social event. On January 10 at 3pm in the Clubhouse, the Ladies will hold their New Year Party where the
Remember, remember the 7th November, the annual Club Dinner. 7 for 7.30 at Carradale Hotel. Tickets will be on sale shortly. It is the night of the Grand Draw, so hurry and get your raffle tickets now. £1 per ticket or £5 per book
AM-AM winners from left to right, Jamie Robertson, John Paterson, Craig Ramsay and Alastair Dunlop.
Captain’s Day winners – Emma Borthwick on the right winner of the Captain’s Prize and Izzy Anderson winner of the 9 hole competition.
Missing from this photograph is the fourth member of the winning team (Alan Walker) whilst Gillian Kitson, Finlay Neilson and Liz McGhie, proudly hold the Neil McMurchy Centenary Trophy after winning the Texas Scramble held on Sunday 2 August 2015. The trophy is presented annually by the McMurchy family in memory of their late father,
The RNLI Shield played last night after postponement from last Wednesday, attracted 26 entrants, raising £320 for the charity. The winners were R. McConnachie and B. Forbes (pictured here) with F. Neilson and J. Petrie runners up and K.Webster and L. McGeachy third.
Tickets are now on sale for our Grand Draw Raffle which will be drawn at the Club’s Annual Dinner on Saturday 7 November 2015. Tickets cost £1 each or £5 for a book of 5. The main prize as shown earlier on the website is an ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR PAINTING OF CARRADALE HARBOUR by Rory Kent,
The Ladies Club Championship competing for the Chris Campbell Memorial Trophy is being held on Saturday and Sunday 27/28 June concurrently with the Gents’ Club Championship (Rounds 3 and 4). The starting times are : 9.40 S. Rattray, M Walker 9.50 L. McGeachy, Ly McGeachy 10.00 M Campbell, M Richardson, S Irvine 10.15 G McIntosh,
Our new Open, the Mixed Texas Scramble proved to be a very successful competition and is likely to be in the annual calendar in the future. The winners this year were ‘local boys’, Captain, Jim Galbraith, Bob Abernethy, John Paterson and John McFadyen. Jim Galbraith needing a 2 at the 18th to win, came up
Carradale Golf Club will be holding a Grand Raffle over the coming months and the main prize will be this beautiful watercolour painting by the renowned artist Rory Kent. A native of Norfolk, he is influenced by the natural world in rural Norfolk as well as Brittany and Germany where he spent several years as
The Doctor’s Cup, an annual competition between Dunaverty and Carradale was held at Dunaverty this year. Dunaverty retained the cup with a score of 4.5 to 2.5. Well done to Dunaverty.
The Ryder Cup came to Campbeltown and over 200 people queued for the chance to see the beautiful gold plated trophy and have their photograph taken standing beside it.
12 ladies played in the recent Greensome and the winners were Margaret Campbell and Gail McIntosh
Carradale Ladies Club Championship took place in glorious weather with the players competing for the Chris Campbell Memorial Trophy. As last year, the ladies two days of golf took place on the last weekend of the Gents’ championship culminating in the presentation of prizes to the winners of each section. Results: Ladies Scratch and Club
Carradale held its annual AM-AM on Saturday 9 August this year, a departure from the usual Sunday. Despite it clashing with the Rotary Open at Machrihanish and the Mid Argyll Show, 16 teams took part and enjoyed an excellent day of golf in beautiful sunshine. This year, history was made with the winners and runners-up being