CALLING ALL GOLFERS

With an annual subscription of £20 per annum the OC Golf Society represents remarkable value when compared with most other golf clubs and societies, and gives members access at significantly discounted rates to over 30 annual fixtures at classic South-East courses such as Royal Cinque Ports, Walton Heath, St Georges Hill, West Sussex and Woking […]

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THE MURDOCH MEDAL

Philip Truett and Derek Markham have been jointly awarded the highly prestigious Murdoch Medal for the best annual contribution to the heritage of golf, for “A matter of Course – The life of William Herbert Fowler.” The Murdoch Medal The British Golf Collectors Society, at its discretion, awards annually for literary contributions to golf heritage […]

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LIONEL SCOTT

Lionel Scott sadly passed away on 30 December at his care home in Sussex.  He was 98 – his grandson, Harry Grimshaw, says they all thought he would make a 100 but 98 was not a bad innings.  One of the greatest OCGS golfers. From Philip Truett: I am attaching a very interesting extract about […]

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THE 70th ANNUAL DINNER

The Society’s 70th annual dinner took place at Boodles last Thursday. It was, as always, an extremely enjoyable evening with amusing and insightful speeches from the Captain Tony Rogers, Past President Philip Truett, and guest speaker Hugh Roberts. Our thanks go to Paul Jackson for facilitating access to what is an exceptional venue.

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2016 Matchplay: Burridge wins again!

I am pleased to tell you that the 2016 OCGS Matchplay winner is Mark Burridge.  The final was played yesterday at Sunningdale (many thanks Marcus for hosting us) and Mark was always in control and ran out an easy winner against myself.  He has won it a few times before so best of luck to […]

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