• Headley Venue
    Headley Venue A new venue just the place for that special occasion. Nestled in the rolling hills of Thornton, birthplace of the Brontes
  • The sixth green
    The sixth green The lower part of the course containing 4 holes is dominated by the Thornton viaduct. Here the 6th green with the viaduct in the background
  • Thornton Viaduct
    Thornton Viaduct Thornton Viaduct was built around 1870 and was part of the rail link between Keighley to Queensbury

2019 AGM

This year's AGM will take place at 8pm on Wednesday 27th February 2019 in the clubhouse.

Headley Golf Club Senior Section Constitution

1. All Headley GC members aged 55 and over are eligible to be members of the senior section.

2. The Senior AGM will be held in May when the Captain, Secretary, Treasurer and committee will be elected

3. There is a membership fee of £5 per year (adjustable at the AGM). Non-members will be ineligible from winning any of the senior majors and receiving any of the subsidies throughout the year.

4. The majors are Spring Cup, Seniors Trophy, Bert Briggs Cup and the Captains Trophy.          They will be played over 18 holes off the yellow tees and looping will be allowed.

5. The tee will be reserved for the Seniors 9.30 to 11.00 every Wednesday throughout the year.

6. Club members who are under the age of 55 can play in the weekly competitions but will receive a two shot reduction in their handicap. They are ineligible to win any of the major competitions.

7. The entrance fee to the competition will be £2 with a £1 going to the section and the other £1 paid out in prize money.

8. The winner of the weekly competition will receive a 2 shot reduction in handicap the next time he plays (then reverts to his normal handicap)

9. 9 hole and 18 hole cards can be submitted as supplementary cards for handicap purposes

10. The weekly competitions will comprise of 15 and18 hole. The 18 hole competition will have priority in summer.

11. In winter there will be a 15 hole programme and this will have priority

12. During the summer there is a programme of friendly fixtures with local clubs on a home and away basis. A list will be placed on the noticeboard for available members from which the team will be selected. Lunch will be taken after the match and members putting their name down will be expected to attend. Failure to attend or not staying for lunch may result in the member still having to pay for the meal.

John Atkinson 

Seniors Secretary

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