Monthly Archives: December 2015

West Hove hosts the SCGU Christmas Camp

On Sunday 27th December West Hove GC played host to the County Elite Squad for the annual Christmas Camp. Fourteen of the county's best amateur golfers enjoyed a full day of coaching from the following expert coaches; Ryan Fenwick, Steve Gent, Christian Fogden and Russell Evans. The County Captain, Richard Fung-On was delighted with the…
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Professional Shop Christmas Raffle Draw Results

The draw for the Professional Shop Christmas Raffle took place in the main lounge today, Ryan went around the room and asked members to draw winning tickets from the tombola, James read aloud the winners and George diligently kept a record of the results, which are as follows: Callaway Visor - Phil Keating ( pink…
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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

The Board, Committee and Staff would like to wish all members, guests and visitors a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We have had a very successful 2015 and we will be working had to build on that in 2016. With the shortest day now almost behind us we can start to look forward…
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Duncan Haste wins SPGU Green Keeper of the Year

The club is delighted to announce that West Hove Golf Club Head Green keeper, Duncan Haste has been awarded the prestigious Sussex Professional Golf Union Green Keeper of the Year Award for 2015. The award is a great one to win as it is voted for by the SPGU Professional Golfers who have high standards…
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Christmas Lunch & Raffle Update

Hangleton Brass Band filled the main lounge with festive music and members sang carols at last Sunday's WHGC Christmas Lunch and Raffle. The main prize of an overnight stay for four people at any Fullers managed hotel or inn plus a luxury hamper and a bottle of champagne went Pam Heath - well done Pam.…
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Christmas Party Nights are a hit!

The Club held two Christmas Party Nights last Friday and Saturday nights, both events were completely sold out, local businesses and organisations made group bookings. Our House DJ provided the tunes, Clay and his team produced superb food, Karen and her team keep everyone well watered, special thanks to Jane for organising these popular events,…
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200 Club Results – December 2015

The December 200 Club draw took place yesterday, the lucky winners are as follows; 1st - No.220 - Geoff Bishop 2nd - No.257 - Kevin Brown 3rd - No.304 - Bernard Baker Thanks to everyone for their support, seasons greetings to all 200 Club members and best wishes for 2016. The next draw will take…
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Jackie and Andrew win at Singing Hills

16 West Hove Members attended the Festive Spirit Open at Singing Hills last Monday. The winners with 39 points were Jackie and Andrew Pinker. Very wet but lovely day golfing. Eating and singing carols to the playing of the Wurlitzer organ and everyone got a Christmas present. Well played Jackie and Andrew.
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George Goddard and Arthur Drake represent England

A massive well done to West Hove's George Goddard and Arthur Drake who were selected and represented England Golf South East at West Hove GC in yesterday's U18's match vs EG Surrey & Hampshire. Team Manager Ryan Fenwick said the team performed very well in tricky conditions, George and Arthur played solid golf and are…
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Ryan’s England Team Win at West Hove . . . .

The Club is pleased to report that West Hove GC Head Professional, Ryan Fenwick's England Golf Team won their match against EG Surrey & Hampshire 3 - 1 yesterday. It was a proud moment for the club on several fronts; to be the host venue was a first for West Hove, a real privilege indeed,…
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WHGC Children’s Christmas Party

The WHGC Childrens Christmas Party took place on Saturday 5 December in the afternoon. Over 50 children attended, each child received a Christmas present and chocolate selection box from Santa ( thanks to Ron Common, Ho Ho Ho ). The children's entertainer proved to be a great success and as always the party food provided by…
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Seniors Texas Scramble – The Winning Team

Congratulations to the 2015 Seniors 13 Hole Texas Scramble winning team consisting of Ray Goatcher, Jerry Leen, John Worrow and Mike Whitty, Seniors Captain Lance Nightingale presented the prizes. Well played gents!
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Seniors Christmas Texas Scramble is well attended

Over 50 Seniors attended the Christmas dinner today that accompanied the 13 hole Texas Scramble event. Great weather, some accomplished play and a fantastic atmosphere meant that the event was a resounding success. Seniors Captain Lance Nightingale together with his helpers organised the day from start to finish, including the seniors annual prize presentation -…
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Two of Santa’s little helpers lend a hand . . . . .

Two of Santa's little ( may be not that little ) came along to lend a hand and take part in the Seniors 13 Hole Christmas Texas Scramble today. Past Captains Derek Hodges and Richard Daughtrey sported their Christmas sweaters and we think you will agree they look very festive indeed. Good luck, play well…
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West Hove hosts England regional match this coming Sunday

Ryan Fenwick's England regional squad, made up of the best under 18 year old golfers from Sussex & Kent will be taking on another England regional squad from Hampshire & Surrey this coming Sunday at West Hove! West Hove the only club from the whole of Sussex & Kent to host an England match in…
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Clubhouse Christmas Decorations

The Clubhouse Christmas Decorations have now been put up and they look fantastic! Special thanks go to the ladies section for dressing the entrance stairs, the green keepers for their help "humping & lumping"  the items and to Karen and Jane for arranging the main lounge and the magnificent Christmas Tree. The Christmas countdown begins…
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