Monthly Archives: March 2016

Storm Katie Takes Its Toll . . . . .

Sadly we have lost a tree or two on the course as a result of storm Katie's strong winds. You will see in the picture that mature trees on the 5th hole ( right hand side close to the green ) were uprooted  - replanting options will be considered.
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200 Club Results – March 2016

The March 200 Club draw took place yesterday, the lucky winners are as follows; 1st - No.271 - Andy Macgregor - Boyle 2nd - No.301 - Jimmy Knight 3rd - No.299 - Sue Gleeson Thanks to everyone for their support. The next draw will take place on Sunday 24th April 2016 at 2pm. FRIENDS OF WEST HOVE GOLF…
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Birchwood Motor Group Trophy and Cyril Blake Cup Draw

In this year's Birchwood Motor Group Trophy West Hove were drawn away in round one to Hollingbury GC ( Saturday 23 April 2016 ) and if successful will face either Nevill or Hassocks GC at West Hove on Saturday 14 May in round two. Our Cyril Blake side Captained by Maurice Grange received a bye…
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Acoustic Barrier – Seniors Q&A Session

West Hove Director John Godley held an Acoustic Barrier Q&A session in the main lounge with the Seniors Section this lunchtime. Lots of points covered such as: Who is the main contractor? / Planning permission summary / measurements and volume involved / shape and design / pre works / build methodology and additional works Seniors…
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Oliver’s Wines Trophy Draw – Rounds 1 & 2

The draw for the 2016 Oliver's Wines Trophy ( formerly the Optimus and PAV ) took place at Copthorne Golf Club earlier this evening. The Club Captain - Brian Murphy and Scratch Team Manager - John Miller  attended the event on behalf of West Hove. We received a bye in the first round on Saturday 23 April and will face either Littlehampton GC or…
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It’s Ace Number 6 For West Hove’s Paul Northam!

Congratulations to West Hove Member Paul Northam who recorded his 6th hole in one on Sunday 13th March 2016. Paul scored the ace on our par 3, 7th hole - a crisply struck 9 iron pitched and rolled straight into the hole. Photo shows Paul being presented with a certificate and bottle of wine by…
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Sussex Girls Training Day At West Hove

The Sussex Girls Squad brought the sun with them to West Hove yesterday. The squad were training both on the range and on the course with team coach Ryan Fenwick putting them through their paces ready for the season ahead.
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25th Anniversary Summer Ball – Saturday 2nd July

Please see the attached for your attention. In the words of our Club Captain, Brian Murphy – ‘The highlight of the social calendar will be the 25th Anniversary Summer Ball, which will be held on Saturday 2nd July . This event promises to be both special and popular, so I urge all Members to book…
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McDivot Biodegradable Divot Anchors

Make sure you take a few of the recently delivered McDivot Biodegradable Divot Anchors when you play your next game. No usage instructions needed, simply just use one to pin your divot in place and stop the birds and wind from dislodging it! McDivots available free of charge from the Professional Shop or Clubhouse lower…
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Sussex County First Team beat West Hove in Friendly Match

The Sussex County First Team took on the West Hove Scratch Team yesterday at West Hove. The format was 9 holes foursomes and then 9 holes singles matchplay. The County Team comprehensively won the 9 hole foursomes winning all five matches for a 5-0 lead, West Hove redeemed themselves by winning the 9 hole singles…
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£284 Raised For WHGC Junior Development – Thank You!

Massive thanks to all of the West Hove GC members that took part in last weekend's Junior Development Stableford Competition. We had 71 entries and as a result raised £284 which we will put towards providing coaching for our Junior members - thank you so much for your support. Congratulations to West Hove's Howard Coulson…
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