The Seniors section at Carholme Golf Club is very active and has many members. To play with the seniors you must be aged 55 and over. Seniors play Competitions in several formats on a Monday and Wednesday and many also play on a Friday.

There is a full fixture list throughout the playing season. The senior section play both Home & Away matches which are open to all and are well attended. They also have various away days throughout the year, which is a great way to meet other members and develop your golf.

The seniors section is managed by the committee:

Jim Sweeney - Chairman
Dave Mellor - Secretary ----------------------
Steve Nisbet - Competition Secretary------
John Mckee - Treasurer -----------------------
Ken Watson - Match Secretary --------------
Jim Gardiner - Committee --------------------
Bob Reid - Committee

Seniors Match Teams 2021

POTTERGATE Home Wed 28th July

Jim Sweeney - Dave Steels
Paul Beaven - Steve Nisbet
John McKee - Ken Watson
Dave Mellor - Chris Jackson
Chris Briggs - Dave Priestley
Barry Barker - Carl Stothard
Phil Bennett - Dave Garraway

1 to 4 off 1st. 5 to 7 off 17th.
Arrival 8.00 tees from 8.36, Coffee on arrival
Lunch on completion of rounds, CARVERY, Raffle £13 PER HEAD

COLLEGE PINES Away Mon 2nd August

Jim Sweeney - Steve Nisbet
Paul Beaven - Dave Mellor
Dave Priestley - Chris Briggs
Stephen Allen - Ian Billanie
Steve Nam - Dave Garraway
Barry Barker - Carl Stothard

SOUTHWELL Home Wed 11th August
Jim Sweeney - Steve Nisbet
Paul Beaven - Ian Billanie
Dave Mellor - Dave James
Barry Barker Dave Steels
John McKee - Dave Priestley
Carl Stothard - David Garraway
Steve Nam - Alan Pankhurst

1 to 4 off 1st.tee 5 to 7 off 17th

RETFORD Home Wed 18th August

Jim Sweeney Dave Mellor
Steve Nisbet Dave James
Ian Billanie Paul Beaven
John McKee Ken Watson
Chris Briggs Dave Priestley
Carl Stothard Barry Barker

1 to 4 off 1st tee 5 to 6 off 17th

Home @ Carholme - Wednesday 1st September
Carholme Capt. J Sweeney
Steve Nisbet
Ken Watson
Dave Priestley
John McKee
Dave Mellor
Dave James
Ian Billanie


Match Result
Away v Retford Lost 1 - 5
Away v Southwell Lost 1.5 - 5.5
1st leg of Tri-club @ Oakmere Park Points: Oakmere 40, Pottergate 22, Carholme 34
Away v Millfield Won  3.5 -  2.5 
V  Ladies Hugh Morrison Trophy    Ladies 1.5  -  Senior's 2.5
Away v  Blankney      Won   4.5    -  3.5 
2nd leg of Tri-club at Pottergate Points:       Oakmere 25     Pottergate 32         Carholme 39
  Running pts:     65                       54                                 73 
Home Oakmere Park        Lost     2.5 to 3.5
Away  Normanby Hall       Lost     2   to  6


Monday 9th. AUGUST 
COUNTY CARDS required, available from Carholme office              
Address is- Wilford Road, Ruddington. NG11 6 NB
Please arrive from 8.30 but no later than 30 mins before tee time
Coffee & Bacon bap on arrival
Steak Pie with trimmings + Sweet (eat on round completion)
also a £2 competition fee will be taken on the day.
Draw & tee times as follows:

Time Player 1 Player 2 Player 3 Player 4 Note
10.00 Jim Sweeney Nick Smith Gaz Robson Steve Nisbet  
10.08 Paul Beaven Dave Mellor Stewart Marshall Ian Billanie  
10.16 Jack Ross John Davis Chas Bray James Harland Buggies x 2
10.24 Mick Young Bob Reid Alan Pankhurst Steve Nam Buggies x 2
10.32 Terry Coffey Carl Stothard Vic Brittan Brain Harwood Buggies x 2
10.40 David Steels Barry Barker Chris Jackson Steve Wheeler  
10.48 Stewart McCarthy Mike Aerstall Paul German Mick Dillon  
11.06 Phil Bennett Dave Garraway Richard Horsted Stephen Allen  
11.14 Chris Briggs Mick Doran Steve Gross Dave Priestley  
11.22 Stewart L/Ridley Roy Mynott Ivan Settle Nick Hunter  
11.30 Jim Gardiner John McKee Duncan Cameron Ken Watson  

Senior's LIMPS Fixtures

Names please to Ken Watson asap for each event. 
Places are limited apart from the season finale. 
Because of the current situation we will NOT be having nearest pins. 
Just £2 entrance fee to add to above prices.  
Thank you for your continued support. 
Email please     Or text     07910378585 

Date Venue Detail Cost
Friday 23rd. July NOTTINGHAMSHIRE (championship course) Tees from 9.04 golf +coffee bacon bap 35.00 (deposit honoured)
Friday 20th August SOUTH KYME Tees from 9.45 golf + coffee & bacon bap 24.50
Friday 10th. September RADCLIFFE-ON-TRENT Tees from 10.00 golf + coffee/tea & bacon bap 30.00 COUNTY CARDS NEEDED
Friday 15 October CAVE CASTLE TBN TBN
Friday 29th. October CARHOLME (Season Finale) ---


Date Venue Team Numbers
Mon 5th July Away Normanby Hall 16
Wed 28th July Home Pottergate 12
Mon 2nd Aug Away College Pines 12
Wed 11th Aug Home Southwell 14
Wed 18th Aug Home Retford 12
Wed 1st Sept Tri-club Carholme 8
Wed 8th Sept Away Belton Woods 16
Wed 15th Sept Home Normanby Hall 16
Wed 29th Sept Home Blankney 16
Wed 6th Oct Home Millfield 12
Mon 11th Oct Away Pottergate 12


When a Senior's Match is planned on a Monday or Wednesday there will be no Senior's Competition that day. When the Match is at home there will be a block booking and normal individual bookings can be made around the block on ClubV1. When the Match is away then normal daily booking will apply. If a Match is cancelled and there is sufficient time a Competition will be arranged.

Month Date 2021;Fixtures;Monday/Wednesday
  Monday 5th Seniors v Normanby Hall (Away)
  Wednesday 7th Senior Captains Day (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Monday 12th Frank Cowling Trophy (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Wednesday 14th Richard Coney Tankard Texas Scramble
  Monday 19th Barry Norman Rosebowl (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Wednesday 21st Air Ambulance Charity (Stableford)
  Monday 26th Monthly July Medal (White Tee)
  Wednesday 28th Seniors v Pottergate (Home)
  Monday 2nd Seniors v College Pines (Away)
  Wednesday 4th Senior Presidents Day (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Monday 9th Seniors Away Day Ruddington Grange
  Wednesday 11th Seniors v Southwell (Home)
  Monday 16th; Seniors August Medal (Qualifier White Tee's)
  Wednesday 18th The County Presidents Day Finals Woodhall Spa
  Wednesday 18th Seniors v Retford (Home)
  Monday 23rd Course Maintenance Bank Holiday
  Wednesday 25th Course Maintenance
  Monday 30th Bank Holiday
  Wednesday 1st Seniors Tri-match @ Carholme
  Monday 6th Gordon Tinker Trophy (Stableford White Tee)
  Wednesday 8th Seniors v Belton Woods (Away)
  Monday 13th Frank Scotney Cup (Stableford)
  Wednesday 15th Seniors v Normanby Hall (Home)
  Monday 20th Ken Watson Trophy (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Wednesday 22nd Cyril Platts Trophy (Stableford)
  Monday 27th Seniors September Medal (White Tee)
  Wednesday 29th Seniors v Blankney (Home)
  Monday 4th Louis Lacey Trophy (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Wednesday 6th Seniors v Millfield (Home)
  Monday 11th Seniors v Pottergate (Away)
  Wednesday 13th Whisky Stagger (Stableford)
  Monday 18th Turkey Trot (Stableford)
  Wednesday 20th Wine Wobble (Stableford)
  Monday 25th Seniors Competition
  Wednesday 27th --


Carholme Golf Club

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