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Seniors' Opens August 2020



Due to the unprecedented situation in which we find ourselves, it is highly probable that some Seniors' Opens may be cancelled or severely restricted. Please check with the Club before entering, or travelling to any Seniors' Open. Stay safe, follow the instructions from the health authorities.


Waterlooville - August 3rd

Waterlooville GC, nr Portsmouth. Monday August 3rd, Senior Open, qualifying Stableford comp, yellow tees, age 60 and over. Entry £38 pp, includes two-course carvery. Excellent prizes including car for hole-in-one, holiday and set of golf clubs, plus 2's and mystery prizes; n-t-p on all five par-3s. Entry - - or contact Roger Steele on 07881 940913.


Ponteland - August 4th

Ponteland GC, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tuesday August 4th, Seniors Gents' Open, age 60 and over, 4BBB Stableford. Entry £30 per pair. Prizes from £120 voucher for 1st, to £40 voucher for 6th. Hole-in-one - bottle of malt whisky. Entries to - - or contact Nigel Mills on 01661 822689 (option 3) - payment by card. Handicaps/CDH required, dress code. No presentation on the day. Catering available from 7.30 am.


Gloucester - August 4th

Gloucester GC, Tuesday August 4th, Individual Stableford, handicap limit 36, full allowance. Entry £15 pp with £400 in prizes and cake tent on 10th hole. Website -


Baron Hill - August 4th

Baron Hill GC, Anglesey - Open Week.  Tuesday August 4th - two options:
a) Over 65s only - Individual 9 Hole Stableford - £12 Entry Including food following the game
b) 18-Hole Individual Stableford (over 50s) - £16 Entry including food following the game.
Free drink & snacks for the 18-hole event at halfway house. Max handicap 28 (men), 36 (Ladies), no restriction for over-70s. Full allowance. To reserve your tee time call us on - 01248 810231 or email - - or alternatively look up our Facebook page and leave a message.


Fulford Heath - August 5th

Fulford Heath GC, Birmingham, Wednesday August 5th, Senior Open Mixed Greensomes Stableford. Age 55+, handicap limit 36 (Ladies), 28 (Gentlemen), lower hcp x 0.6 plus higher hcp x 0.4 - active handicaps required. Tee-times 9 am to 12 noon. Prizes 1st to 4th, best front nine, best back nine. £27.50 pp (Members £17.50). Email - - or call on 01564 824758.


Pwllheli - August 5th

Pwllheli GC, N Wales, Wednesday August 5th, Seniors' Betterball Stableford, age 55 and over, handicap limit 36, with 90% allowance; presentation after the event; food available to purchase; entry £30 per pair (Members £10 per pair). Entries via Club website - - or email - - or tel:  01758 701644


Littlehampton - August 5th

Littlehampton GC, W Sussex, Wednesday August 5th, Seniors' Open, 18-hole Stableford, over 55, full handicap allowance, max 28. Entry £45 pp includes coffee on arrival, lunch (smart casual) and prizes, separate prizes for LGC Members and visitors. Handicap certificates required, qualifying comp. Email entries to -


Chipping Sodbury - August 5th

Chipping Sodbury GC, nr Bristol. Wednesday August 5th. Senior 4BBB Open, age 55 and over, handicap limit 28, Trophies for best overall. Cost £20 pp. Enter via Website -


Bentham - August 5th

Bentham GC, N Yorks, Wednesday August 5th, Gents Seniors 4BBB Stableford, Teams of 2, 90% handicap allowance, ages 50+, £30 per team. Tel - 015242 62455.


Hesketh - August 5th

Hesketh GC, Southport, Wednesday August 5th. Seniors 4BBB, £60 per pair. Tel - 01704-536897 (Extension 2); Website - - or email -


Luffenham Heath - August 5th

Luffenham Heath GC, Rutland. Wednesday August 5th, Seniors Open Am Am. £190.00 per team of four, includes complimentary coffee on arrival and a two course buffet following the round. Bookings can be made on our website


Gaudet Luce - August 5th

Gaudet Luce GC,  Worcs. Wednesday July 8th. Gents' Am/Am Open Hanidicap Stableford, two scores to count, teams of four, 90% allowance, max 24. Current handicap required. £17.50 pp (Members £12.50) includes coffee and bacon roll on arrival. Ball sweep, longest drive and n-t-p.
Tel - 01905 796375 or email entries to ~


Looe - August 6th

Looe GC, Cornwall, Thursday August 6th. Senior Men's Individual Stableford - maximum handicap 28; age 55 and over. Entry fee £15. Entry form - - or email


Vale of Llangollen - August 6th

Vale of Llangollen, Denbighshire, Thursday August 6th, Vets BB Stableford. 90% hcp, max 24. £40 per pair. Website - - or call 01978 860906.


Lilleshall Hall - August 6th

Lilleshall Hall GC, Telford, Shropshire, Thursday August 6th, Seniors' Summer Open. Age 55 and over, handicap limit 24 (Gentlemen), 36 (Ladies). Entry £20 pp. Food available to purchase all day. Enter on club website -


Worthing - August 6th

Worthing GC, W Sussex, Thursday August 6th, Seniors Open, age 55 and over. The Alan Ford Salver - individual 18-hole Stableford, qualifying. Lower course, yellow tees; plus secondary team competition, all three scores to count. Played in threes - one Worthing Member + two visitors. Full allowance, max 22, Competition handicap certificate required. £45 pp, includes bacon roll and coffee on arrival and buffet lunch. Presentation o the day - dress code. Pay by bank transfer but email first to - - or tel: 01903 260801.


Brocton Hall- August 6th

Brocton Hall GC, Stafford, Thursday August 6th, Seniors 4BBB, Stableford, one score to count, max handicap 24, with 90% allowance, CDH required; tee-times 8.30 am to 3.30 pm. Age 55+; £78 per pair, includes bacon sandwich on arrival and two-course meal after golf. Enter online at -


Drayton Park - August 6th

Drayton Park GC, Staffs. Thursday August 6th, Senior Pairs' Open - age 55+; Stableford Betterball, max handicap 28, 90% allowance, two-tee start 8 am - 10 am. £48 per pair, includes food. Contact Bob Lander – Seniors Secretary - - tel: 07891 349534. Club website -


Baron Hill - August 6th

Baron Hill GC, Anglesey - Open Week. Thursday August 6th - 4BBB Stableford Pairs, £32 per pair. Over 50s. Food after the game. Age 50+, max handicap 28, 90% allowance - no restriction for over-70s. Available Tee Times from 9am to 4pm. To reserve your tee time call - 01248 810231 or email - - or alternatively look up our Facebook page and leave a message.


Melton Mowbray - August 6th

Melton Mowbray GC, Greene King  Senior Summer Open – Thursday August 6th. Betterball Pairs Stableford – Age 55+ Handicap Limit 28. Entry fee £12 pp, each player receives a bottle of beer.Further details and booking on website -


Great Barr - August 6th

Great Barr GC, Birmingham - Thursday August 6th, Senior Gents' Open, the Bunny Staples Trophy. Individual Stableford played in four balls, qualifying comp, full handicap allowance, max 28. Two divisions - 55-69 and 70+: n-t-p on three holes, two-meat carvery after golf; dress code for presentation, £25 pp (£20 Members). Contact Mr W Perry on 01922 451382 - or email on -


Whitley Bay - August 6th

Whitley Bay GC, Tyne & Wear, Thursday August 6th, Senior Ladies Team Waltz. £36 per team. Booking via club website -


Brancepeth Castle - August 6th

Brancepeth Castle GC, Durham, Thursday August 6th, Seniors Open - 4BBB Stableford, Max Handicap 20  90% allowance,  Age 55 and over £32 per pair. Bookings on 0191 3780075 - or -


Holsworthy - August 6th

Holsworthy GC, Devon, Thursday August 6th, Senior Individual and Team Open, age 55 and over, Senior Captain’s charity day for Bowel Cancer UK. £10,000 hole-in-one prize, n-t-ps, optional 2s, max handicap 28. Entry 3128 pp (Members £8). Email - - or el: 01409 255392.


East Devon - August 6th

East Devon GC, Thursday August 6th, Seniors 4BBB Stableford, age 60+, maximum handicap 24, with 90% allowance, optional 2s. Entry £37.50 pp (Members £19 pp), includes voucher for two-course meal. Details from - 01395 443370 or enter online at -


Arcot Hall - August 6th

Arcot Hall GC, Northumberland, Thursday August 6th, Senior Men's Open Stableford. Entry £20 per pair, age 60 and over, 90% allowance, max 18. Handicap certificates required. Prizes from £140 per pair (1st) to £25 per pair (5th). Entries on official entry form, call 0191 236 2794.


Lincoln - August 7th

Lincoln GC, Friday August 7th, Seniors Gentleman's Texas scramble, £120 per team to include two-course buffet lunch. Call 01427 718721 or website -


Brighton & Hove - August 7th

Brighton & Hove, W Sussex, Friday August 7th, Seniors' Open, Stableford for teams of three to be joined by one B&HGC Member. Full handicap allowance, max 28. Entry £36 pp includes coffee & bacon roll on arrival, golf and two-course buffet; optional practice round ahead of time £14 pp. Call for availability. Best three scores on each hole - prizes 1st to 3rd teams + individual prizes; n-t-p and longest drive, CONGU certificates required. Please contact David Rowland, 07775694607, email: - or - Colin Carter, 07872304419, email:


Broome Manor - August 10th

Broome Manor GC, Swindon, Monday August 10th, Teams of four, men, Ladies or mixed. Best three scores on par 3’s, best two on all other holes. Handicap limits 28 men, 36 Ladies. Open to all age groups Inc juniors. Entry £20 pp  inc breakfast before play. Prizes for top three Stableford team scores, n-t-p and Longest Drives (men and Ladies). Entry form on Club website -


Tidworth Garrison - August 11th

Tidworth Garrison GC, Wilts, Tuesday August 11th, Seniors Open, Individual Stableford, Qualifier, Yellow tees, age 55+; Handicap required, max 24, full allowance. Divs 0-12, 13-18, 19-24, extra prizes 2 x n-t-p, longest drive, age 70+ prize. Entry £35 pp, incl tea/coffee on arrival plus two-course hot running buffet from 12.30 pm. Tee times 8 am to 3 pm. Entry form on Club website Open Events -


Barrow - August 11th

Barrow GC, Lake District, Tuesday August 11th, Seniors' Open 4BBB, age 55 and over; £20 per pair, handicap max 28, with 90% allowance. Food available all day to purchase. Tee-times and entry 
can be booked through the Club website -


Moseley - August 12th

Moseley GC, Birmingham, Wednesday August 12th, Seniors Pairs Open, age 55 and over, betterball Stableford, shotgun start 9.30 am. £25 pp (Members £15) light lunch included. Book online (on visitors' page) at -


Ludlow - August 12th

Ludlow GC, Shropshire, Wednesday August 12th, Seniors’ Betterball Stableford, £18 per pair (Members), £30 per pair visitors. Handicap limit 28, allowance 90%. Tee times from 8 am to 3 pm. Meals available to purchase on the day. Call 01584 856285 for entry form.


West Houghton - August 12th

West Houghton GC, Bolton. Wednesday August 12th, Senior Open. 4BBB Stableford, max handicap 28, 90% allowance, £30 per pair. Includes bacon barm on arrival. Book by phone - 01942 811085 opt 1, or email to


East Bierley - August 12th

East Bierley GC, Bradford, Wednesday August 12th, Men's Senior Open, 55 and over, 4BBB Stableford, 90% allowance, entry £10 pp. Enter online at -


Manor of Groves - August 12th

Manor of Groves GC, Herts. Wednesday August 12th. Senior Pairs Open 4BBB, £70 per pair to include coffee & bacon roll on arrival and two-course meal after golf. Prizes to 5th place. Download entry form at -


Upavon - August 12th

Upavon GC, Wilts. Wednesday August 12th - Individual Stableford Competition - £25 per person  this includes - Coffee on arrival, light lunch and prizes. Age 55 and over, max handicap 28. Call 01980 630281 or email - - web -


Ashbourne - August 12th

Ashbourne GC, Derbyshire, Wednesday August 12th, Senior Men's Open Pairs. 4BBB Stableford, times from 7.45 am to 3 pm. Entry £32 per pair, "friendly" white tees, max handicap 18, with 90% allowance, handicap certificates required. Food available all day - please book in advance. Buggies available - call pro-shop on 01335 347960. Call Open Organiser on 01335 347960.


Penwortham - August 12th

Penwortham GC, nr Preston, Wednesday August 12th, Gents' Over 55 Team of four. £60 per team, Stableford, 90% allowance, complimentary refreshments at halfway house. Call for details - 01772 744630 or website -


Styal - August 12th - CANCELLED


Broadway - August 12th

Broadway GC, Worcs, Wednesday August 12th; Mixed Pairs, Greensomes Stableford. Handicap limits 24 (men) & 32 (Ladies). Min age 55. £60 per couple to include two-course meal and prizes. Entry form from Club website -


Airdrie - August 13th - CANCELLED

Airdrie GC, N Lanarkshire, Scotland, Thursday August 13th - Senior Open. Entry- £10 pp; handicap max 28. Three age categories - 55-64; 65-70; 71+ with four prizes in each - £60, £50, £40, £30 and a prize of £70 for the overall handicap winner and a scratch prize of £70. Book online at - howdidido - or - - or tel Professional, Simon McLean - 01236754360


Market Rasen - August 13th

Market Rasen GC, Lincs, Thursday August 13th, Men's Senior Open, Stableford, teams of two. Age 55, max handicap 24. Tee-times 9.30 am to 2 pm. £45 per pair (visitors); £30 per pair (Members); £37.50 (Member + Visitor). Includes coffee and bacon bap on arrival. Food available all day. Download entry form from - - tel: 01673 842319.


Robin Hood - August 13th

Robin Hood GC, Birmingham, Thursday May 7th, Senior Men's Pairs Open, Betterball Alliance Stableford, handicap max 40 (90% allowance), £60 per pair (Members £40), age 55 and over. Pro-shop vouchers for prizes, Visitors' prizes guaranteed. CDH required, dress code, meals available to buy. Call 0121 706 0061 or enter on website -


Grange Park - August 13th

Grange Park GC, St Helen's, Merseyside. Thursday August 13th, Seniors' Open, 4BBB competition played off 90% unlimited handicaps and open to gentlemen over the age of 55 years. £40 per pair includes tea or coffee on arrival. Bookings via club website -


Barton-on-Sea - August 13th

Barton-on-Sea GC, Hants, Thursday August 13th, Veterans; Open Rally, max 30 teams. Entry £39 pp, includes coffee & bacon roll, halfway house and a rolling salad lunch. Full handicap allowance, max 30. Prizes include n-t-p and top six in two divisions. Entry Forms are available on the Club website at -


Stoneleigh Deer Park - August 13th

Stoneleigh Deer Park GC, nr Coventry, Thursday August 13th, Ladies' Autumn Open, Am-Am Stableford, teams of four. Entry £20 pp. Allowance 90%, max 36. Handicap certificates required. To enter call 024 7663 9991 - email: - or via website: - or call 024 7663 9991


Chilwell Manor - August 13th

Chilwell Manor GC, Notts. Thursday August 13th, Ron Walton Seniors' Open, 4BBB Stableford, open to Ladies & Gentlemen aged 55 years and over, £15 pp (Members £12), handicap certificates required, max 28 (Ladies 36), 90% allowance. Web -


Market Rasen - August 13th

Market Rasen GC, Lincs, Thursday August 13th, Men's Senior Open, Betterball Stableford, teams of two. Minimum age 55, max handicap 24. £45 per pair to include coffee & bacon bap on arrival. Food available all day at the bar. Entry forms on website - - or -


Cape Cornwall - August 14th

Cape Cornwall GC, Penzance, Friday August 14th, Seniors’ Pairs Open, 4BBB, max handicap 28, allowance 90%; age 55 and over. £25 per pair. Call Geoff Jones on 01736 871166, or website -


Stowmarket - August 14th

Stowmarket GC, Suffolk, Friday August 14th, Seniors' Pairs Open, 4BBB Stableford, £65 per pair to include coffee & bacon roll on arrival, two-course buffet. Handicap limit 28 with 90% allowance. Tee-times from 10.30 am. Substantial prize table. Email - - or call 01449 736473.


Brynhill - August 17th

Brynhill GC, Barry , S Wales, Monday August 17th, individual Stableford, played in threes. Handicap limit 24, full allowance, CDH required, n-t-p and nearest the line, tee from 8 am to 3,30 pm, two age categories, 55-68 and 69+. Entries to - 01446 720277, ext 106 - pro-shop.


Lansdown - August 18th - CANCELLED



Pryors Hayes - August 18th

Pryors Hayes GC, Chester, Senior Summer Open, Tuesday August 18th. 4BBB off 90% handicap, over 55s. Entry is £30 per pair  (includes 2’s and n-t-p's). Tee times 8.00 – 15.30, maximum handicap 28. Contact Mike Atkinson, Seniors Opens Organiser -


Stoke Rochford - August 18th

Stoke Rochford GC, Rutland. Tuesday August 18th, Men's Senior Open Championship, individual Stableford, full allowance, max 28. Age divisions 55-65; 66-71; 72+; overall winner plus three prizes in each age category. Ben Tyler Trophy for best SRGC Member. Tee-times 8.30 am to 2 pm. Presentation 6.30 pm. £17 pp, or £28 pp with after-golf meal. Contact Mike Dickinson on 0166 4474611 - or email -


Lancaster - August 19th

Lancaster GC, Wednesday August 19th, Seniors' Open, 4BBB Stableford, age 55 and over,
£55 per pair, tee-times from 8.30 am to 2.20 pm. Call 01524 751247 (option 1) or book
online at -


Minchinhampton New - August 20th

Minchinhampton New GC, Gloucs. Thursday August 20th, Seniors' Open, played as 4B (three visitors and one MGC Member). £22.50 pp to include coffee & biscuits before golf. On-line entry -


Long Sutton - August 20th -CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR


Stoneleigh Deer Park - August 20th

Stoneleigh Deer Park GC, nr Coventry, Thursday August 20th, Senior Mens' Open, 4BBB Stableford, 90% allowance, max 24, yellow tees. £40 per pair, includes lunch. Tel. 024 7663 9991 Email: - Website:


Peterstone Lakes - August 20th

Peterstone Lakes GC, nr Cardiff, Thursday August 20th, Senior Open, 18-hole Stableford, age 55,    Categories 55-69; 70 and over. Handicap certificates required. £15 pp. Free Oasis, Ball Sweep. Prizes for Visitors and Members incl n-t-ps and Longest Drives. Contact Ross Abbinett on 07400 240 289 or email  -


Chapel-en-le-Frith - August 20th

Chapel-en-le-Frith GC, High Peak, Thursday August 20th, Senior Am-Am Stableford; any combination of Ladies/Gentlemen, handicap certificates required, Gentlemen play off 90%, Ladies full; smart casual in evening. £70 per team, includes coffee on arrival. Food available all day. Enter by website - - or call Secretary - 01298 813943 and pay by card.


Clevedon - August 20th

Clevedon GC, nr Bristol, Thursday August 20th - Seniors Open 4BBB Stableford for gentlemen aged 55 & over. 90% handicap allowance, max 28. £36 per pair. See website for details -


Hawkstone Park - August 21st

Hawkstone Park GC, nr Shrewsbury. Friday August 21st, Centenary Opens 2020, Seniors' Open (55+), Hawkstone course, BB Stabelford, £60 per pair to include n-t-p, two-course meal and prizes. Tel 01939 200365 or email -


March - August 21st

March GC, Cambs, Friday August 21st, Senior Men's Open, age 55 and over, Betterball Stableford, 90% handicap allowance, £50 per pair, includes coffee on arrival and two-course meal after golf. Competition handicap required. Download entry form - - or email -


Bargoed - August 21st

Bargoed GC, Caerphilly, Friday August 21st; Seniors' Open, entry £11 pp which includes raffle ticket. Two age divisions - 55-69 and 70+. Catering available all day. Contact Brian Murray - - or call 07436 017030, or 01443 833189. 


Preston - August 24th

Preston GC, Monday August 24th - Festival Week - Eldon St Garage Men’s Yellowball Seniors Open, age 50 and over, team of four Stableford, Yellowball, handicap limit 28. £100 per team includes 2's, bacon barm and hot drink. CDH required. Book online -


Abergale - August 24th

Abergale GC, Clwyd, Monday August 24th, Senior Men's Betterball, age 55+, 90% handicap allowance; £15 pp entry. Online bookings at - - or pay by card,
call - 01745 824034 option 3.


Chippenham - August 25th

Chippenham GC, Wilts, Tuesday August 25th. Individual Stableford and Bowmaker, handicap limit 36. Entry £28 visitors inc coffee on arrival, single course meal after play, 2 for 1 voucher for return visit and optional 2’s. Prizes in two divisions for members and visitors. Apply on Club website


Knott End - August 26th

Knott End GC, Morecambe Bay, Wednesday August 26th. Senior Gents' Open, age 55+ 4BBB Stableford, £15 pp, max handicap 28. Book online -


Peterborough Milton - August 26th

Peterborough Milton GC, Wednesday August 26th, Senior Men's over 50s Open, Am-Am. Tee times 10 am to 1.30 pm. Enter via website -


Bellingham - August 26th

Bellingham GC, Northumberland, Wednesday August 26th, Senior Men's Open 4BBB, age limit 50; entry £22 per pair. Food available all day to purchase. Telephone: 01434 220 530; Email:


Filey – August 26th

Filey GC, North Yorkshire – Wednesday August 26th, Seniors (over 55) Open Am-Am Stableford. Yellow tees, 75% handicap (max 24), separate prizes for members and visitors. Entry £10 members, £15 visitors. Enter via website www.fileygolfclub/competitions


Vale of Llangollen - August 26th 

Vale of Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wednesday August 26th, Seniors BB Stableford. 90% hcp, max 24. £50 per pair. Website - - or call 01978 860906.


Ferndown - August 26th

Ferndown GC, Dorset, Wednesday August 26th, Seniors' Individual Stableford, £68.50 to include two-course meal; early booking strongly advised - website -


Preston - August 27th

Preston GC. Thursday August 27th - Festival Week. Men’sSenior Open, aged 55 and over, 4BBB Stableford, £50 per pair to include 2’s and drink at halfway house. CDH required. Book online -


Lilleshall Hall - August 27th

Lilleshall Hall GC, Telford, Shropshire, Thursday August 27th, Seniors' Spring Open. Age 55 and over, handicap limit 24 (Gentlemen), 36 (Ladies). Entry £20 pp. Food available to purchase all day. Enter on club website -


Looe - August 27th

Looe GC, Cornwall, Thursday August 27th. Senior three-man Team Open, Stableford, best 2 from 3, maximum handicap 28, full allowance; 55 and over. Entry fee £15 pp. Entry form from - or email -


South Staffordshire  - August 27th

South Staffordshire GC. Thursday August 27th.  Seniors Mixed Open. Age limit: Ladies 50, Gentlemen 55. Teams can be entered as one pair or two pairs for the same tee-time. Handicap limit: Ladies 36, Gentlemen 24. Entry fee £60 per pair including a running buffet. Book online at


Daveyhulme - August 27th

Daveyhulme GC, Manchester, Thursday August 27th, Senior 4BBB Stableford, 90% allowance, max 28, active handicap required. Prizes 1st to 3rd, (Pro shop vouchers), age 55 and over, £32 per pair. Details - Mike Goman - 07590 778773 - or book online at -


Mendip - August 28th

The Mendip GC, nr Wells, Somerset. Friday August 28th, Individual Stableford for the Mendip Seniors Vase. Entry £25 pp inc coffee/bacon roll on arrival, 2’s and raffle. Apply on-line from Club website -


Porthmadog - August 28th

Porthmadog GC, N Wales, Friday August 28th Seniors Open. Individual Stableford, cost £15 pp.
On line booking available