2023 Champions

Club Champion - Jake Wroth-Oakes

Senior Champion - Dave Southern

Ladies Champion - Lady Captain Gill Dempsey

Championship Finals Matches

Club Championship
12 noon Simon Taylor v Jake Wroth-Oakes

Senior Championship
12.15pm Bernard Crompton v Dave Southern

Ladies Championship
12.30pm LC Gillian Dempsey v Christine Reece

2023 Open Results

15th June, 2023 Seniors Open 4BBB Results

1st - 48 points J. Jones & D. Sarsfield
2nd - 47 points cpo D. Moores & T. Barnes
3rd - 47 points J. Bolton & G. Smith
Best All Visitor Pair - D. Calland & A. Crowther

Nearest The Pin winners:-
2nd E.McGrath/J. Cunliffe
4th G. Turner/S. Berrell
10th D. Cunliffe/J. Ashurst
12th D. Southern/S. Walmsley

Twos winners:-
Bernard Littlewood 2nd
John Bolton 4th
Keith Davies 4th
John Hand 4th
John Price 4th
John Simmons 10th
John Kilner 4th

20th May, 2023 Ladies Spring Open Results

1st - Jenny Walls, Pat Taylor & Jayne Brett 73 points
2nd - Carole Horrocks, Glenys Aucott, Janet Price & Sandra Churchill 70 points
3rd & Best All Visitor Team - Tina Berry, Liz Perry, Jackie Fenton & Annie Gough 68 points

Nearest The Pin winners:-
2nd - Elaine Wright
4th - Su Maynard
10th - Julie Evans
12th - Christine Kelleher-Brown

Twos winners:-
Rita Spooner 4th
Annie Johnston 2nd


Ladies Spring Open Saturday 20th May 2023. Price £60 per team of 4.

Gents Seniors 4BBB Open Thursday 15th June 2023. Price £30 per pair.

Gents Seniors 4BBB Open Thursday 17th August 2023. Price £35 per pair.

Ladies Autumn Open, Saturday 7th October 2023. Price £30 per team of 3.

Entries can be made & paid for online by using the "visitor booking" tab top right of the website home page.

2022 LLCGA South West Division Bronze Shield Winners

2022 Open Results

16th August, Seniors Open
1st Dave Calland/Houghwood GC & Tony Crowther/Hindley Hall GC 50pts £100 each
2nd Keith Walsh/Westhoughton GC & Vic North/Chorley GC 49pts £75 each
3rd Darren Williams/Horwich GC & Geoff Lawrence/Horwich GC 48pts £50 each
4th Christopher Demain/Pike Fold GC & Martin Fidler/Harwood GC 46pts £25 each

Hole 2 - Nick Forshaw/Ellesmere GC
Hole 4 - David Moss/Blackburn GC
Hole 10 - Philip Dunn/Regent Park GC
Hole 12 - Richard Pearson/Whitefield GC
Hole 18 - Roy Halliwell/Regent Park GC

Greg Moss/Fleetwood GC 4th
Neil Fletcher/Birchwood GC 4th
Michael Leyland/Bacup GC 10th
Norman Rodgers/Regent Park GC 2nd
John Kilner/Marriott Worsley Park GC 4th
David Calland/Houghwood GC 17th
Richard Pearson/Whitefield GC 4th

9th June, Seniors Open
1st G Turner & S Berrell 46 pts
2nd K Davies & T Canavan 45 pts
3rd A Hindley & G Rowson 44 pts cpo
4th D Smith & H Cooper 44 pts cpo

29th May, Men's Invitation Day
1st E Entwistle, D Pownall, R Bagnall, C Davey 90 pts
2nd P Critchley, G Howarth, J Fahey, J Travers 89 pts
3rd I Hargreaves, C Hayes, L Brown, J Harrison 87 pts cpo

21st May, Ladies Spring Open
1st L Fletcher, L Pomfret, C Reece, P Taylor 82 pts
2nd C Barlow, J Holt, L Perry, J Riley 76 pts
3rd G Aucott, J Price, C Horrocks, J Walls 74 pts
Best All Visitor Team C Coleman, P Bedford, J Lydon, J Thompson 73 pts

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Captains' Charity Open Comp 3rd September 2022

Tee Times (between 7am and 2pm) are now available to book for the Captains' Charity Open Comp * on Saturday *3rd September 2022. The Comp is Open to Members and Visitors. Food will be available in the clubhouse all day. All proceeds to Derian House Childrens' Hospice.

It is a 4BBB Competition. There are Gents, Ladies and Mixed Categories plus a prize for overall winners and various 'Nearest The Pin' prizes.

Entry is only £10 per golfer! Book early to avoid disapppointment via ClubV1 or the Visitor Booking facility on our website.

Why not come along for a great days' golf and to support a very worthy cause?! If you would like to sponsor a hole or one of the prizes please contact Lady Captain, Sandra Churchill or Mr Captain, John Price.

2022 Championship Finals

UPDATE - Westhoughton Team win place in 2022 Cazoo Classic Pro-Am

Westhoughton GC team of 3 join forces with Victor Dubuisson in the Cazoo Classic Pro-Am.

Have a fantastic day and play well.

Following the UK Swing Club qualifying round for a team place in the Pro Am at Hillside Golf Club on Wednesday, 20th July, the following golfers are in the draw:-

Men's section - **Stuart Harwood

Senior's section - Dave Southern
Junior's section - Jake Wroth-Oakes

The draw will take place on Wednesday, 13th July. Good luck team.

Update June 2022

Update June 2022

We are open for members to play golf. Visitors will be allowed to play using the on-line booking system 4 days in advance. Please check the course status daily by choosing option 4 when you telephone the club (01942 811085)

The clubhouse, is open everyday from 7am until dusk. If the weather is inclement the steward may close earlier than normal. The bar & catering facility is available every day except Monday and Thursday. Times vary.

Polite reminder, that the car park barrier is now closed daily at dusk (Mondays & Thursdays can be earlier) and so it is advised that the overspill car park be used during any essential visit lasting beyond dusk, especially if playing golf after 1pm on weekdays.

The over spill car park is located on the right hand side before the railway bridge. When entering the main car park please turn left and drive in a clockwise manner observing the maximum 5mph speed limit. Exit the car park with the clubhouse on your left. If you occupy the designated disabled parking space please ensure you display your blue badge.

Gents Seniors Open 19th August 2021

The results of prize winners for the Gents Seniors Open held Thursday August 19th 2021 are detailed below.

The club thanks all competitors for their support.

Details of the 2022 Gents 4BBB seniors Opens will appear on this website in due course along with an advert on Golf Empire.

Will prize winners for uncollected prizes please contact the club office on 01942 811085 or 07554846259 to arrange.

The office is open 9am to 3pm Monday, Tuesday Wednesday & Saturday & 09:30am to 1pm Thursday & Friday.

Winners £100 each in vouchers* Alan & Jeff Beardsworth (48points)
Best Visitor £75 each in vouchers* Mark & Sean Royle (43 points)
3rd place £50 each in vouchers* Mick Doyle & M Hill (46 points)
4th place £25 each in vouchers* Steve Holmes & Mark Cleary (45 points)

Nearest pin 2nd Mick Doyle* (Bottle of red & white wine)
Nearest pin 4th D Sherrington* (Bottle of red & white wine)
Nearest Pin 10th Paul Carey* (Bottle of red & white wine)
Nearest Pin 12th B Littlewood* (Bottle of whisky)
Nearest Pin 18th John Abbott* (Bottle of red & white wine)

2’s one sleeve of Callaway balls each:
David Chadwick 2 @ 2nd
Russell Clark* 2 @ 2nd
Barry Littler* 2 @ 2nd
John (Jack) McIntyre* 2 @ 10th
Robert Thompson* 2 @ 2nd
Derek Sherrington* 2 @ 4th
Michael Doyle* 2 @ 2nd
Paul Carey* 2 @ 10th
Peter Murphy 2 @ 2nd
Mark Cleary* 2 @ 2nd
Shaun Royle 2 @ 4th

*Indicates prizes issued or collected

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Club Championships Finals Day 2021

On Saturday July 3rd the club witnessed some great golf being played by club finalists.

The results are as follows: Club Champion was Martin Holden who beat Jake Wroth-Oakes on the first extra hole after a thrilling battle saw the players all square after 18 holes.

The Ladies Champion is Mrs Lisa Reilly who defeated Miss Kathryn Fletcher 6 and 4.

The Gents Seniors Champion is Mr Paul Barlow who defeated Mr Norman Turley 6 and 4.

Master Jake Wroth-Oakes is also pictured receiving the Club Scratch Champion trophy. Our youngest ever recipient.

With thanks extended to everyone who partcipated & attended as spectators along with our referees on the day plus our Golfing Services Director Mick Doyle, there are photos of the prize giving conducted by club Captains Mr John Roberts & Mrs Jenny Walls.

Captain's Day June 26th 2021
Here is a link to photos taken on the day.
Mr Captain , John Roberts, expresses thanks to all those who made this a wonderful day.