All, I am writing to let you know that we will be holding an AGM for the OWGS; just different to previous years. We will be joining the growing trend and having an online meeting – google hangout, the link for which is shown below. Please feel free to join us!! Date & Time: Tuesday 8th December at 7.45pm To access the meeting, please click on the following link : […]

OWs v Old Malvernians

Match report from yesterday’s match at the Berkshire. On a rather damp and dreary day at the Berkshire, the Old Wykehamists’ finest lined up against an Old Malvernian team including both the Dwarf (Peter Mathieson – past President of the Berkshire) and the Gorilla (Richard Thompson). In the event the rain was fairly continuous, but not too hard, and the wind did not get up too much, so it was […]

OWGS v Old Malvernians Thurs 29 Oct @ The Berkshire

Dear All, The Old Malvernians match at the Berkshire has been rescheduled for Thursday 29 October, with a first tee time of 8.50. It will be one round followed by (probably) a lunch on the terrace (they have a hot snack menu), and the cost is £88 for the day, including breakfast/bacon roll. The opposition have a team of 8, so please get in touch with me if you would […]

Old Wykehamists v Old Etonians: Rye October 17th

Old Wykehamists v Old Etonians: Rye October 17thThe annual match between OWGS and the Old Etonians is taking place at Rye on October 17th. Our team of 8 needs one more player and, ideally, a reserve in case of quarantine problems. It’s a 36 hole match with an excellent Rye lunch and the cost is £100 per person. If you’re interested and available please contact David Ham at cdavidham@hotmail.com.Many thanks.

OWGS – Summer Meeting – New Confirmed Date of 26th August at The Berkshire

All, I hope that you have all been keeping well? Golf has clearly been in the background over the past few months but I hope that you have managed to enjoy a return to the course recently. Unsurprisingly, the OWGS fixture list is currently on hold but George Close-Brooks has done an amazing job of pushing back our propose Summer meeting at The Berkshire so that we are hopeful of […]

OWGS 2019 Newsletter

Dear fellow OW golfer, The OW golfing year started with a bang, literally, as James Whittington (Hon Treas.) swung the back of an axe unerringly through a window pane of the front door of our cottage in Norfolk.  This solved the problem of the flower of OWGS golf being locked out for the night before our first fixture of the year, against Royal West Norfolk.  But any hope of salvation […]

AGM for the OWGS – Tuesday 5th November 2019 – Accounts

In advance of the AGM which is being held tomorrow night I attach the accounts and a letter from Rathbones. With thanks to James Whittington (Hon. Treasurer) and Nicholas Taylor-Young. Permira, 80 Pall Mall, St. James’s, London SW1Y 5ES @ Date & Time: 5th November 2019 at 6.30pm Venue : Permira, 80 Pall Mall, SW1Y 5ES by kind permission of Richard Sanders. Followed by a drink in a local pub […]

OW v Old Etonians – Saturday 19th October

Many thanks to David Ham for running this match… OW’s v Old Etonians Rye: Sat Oct 19th A highly enjoyable golfing day against the Old Etonians ended in gathering gloom and on a knife-edge last Saturday at Rye as the final match went to the 18th     with the OW pair of Francis Elton and Mark Harris needing to halve or win for the OW’s to take the match. In the […]

Notice of the AGM for the OWGS – Tuesday 5th November 2019

All, Further to previous correspondence on the matter, I write to confirm the AGM Date & Time: 5th November 2019 at 6.30pm Venue : Permira, 80 Pall Mall, SW1Y 5ES by kind permission of Richard Sanders. Followed by a drink in a local pub or similar Agenda: 1.       Proposed changes to the Rules (please see linked documents below) 2.       Election of Officers: a.       Charles Hewetson as Captain b.       Nick Holt, Hon Secretary c.       James Whittington, […]

OWGS Vs RWNGC (Worlington) – Thursday October 3, 2019

Hurricane Lorenzo spared us and a hard-fought morning resulted in the OWs just failing to win the match, before settling down to lunch. Points were secured by Fell and Raison and by Fisher and Roskill, the latter from 2 down and three to play. Points were not quite secured by N. Scott-Malden and Davy, J. Dinwiddy and Ham and C. Dinwiddy and Threlfall (who joined us from Worlington to allow […]