James will be providing his usual Bistro menu this Friday and he will be offering the following themed menus over the next few weeks:
10th June French Bistro Night (see attached)
17th June BBQ on the Terrace
24th June Fish and Chip night
1st July American Diner night
Please bring your friends and family . . . . a childrens menu is also available . . . telephone the bar to reserve your table. . . . 01255 682455
Friday Free Draw
Unfortunately, last weeks winners were not in attendance so this weeks free draw is £250 . . . . You just need to be in the bar or playing in the Roll Up to qualify.
Friday night roll up. 10 Holes Stableford Competition GUESTS WELCOME (Green Fee £5)
Great Fun Lots of Prizes Meet New Members Play & Stay Food Available after Golf. All Members who play in The Roll Up are automatically entered into the Friday Night Free Draw
News from the Seniors
On Monday the seniors hosted Gosfield Lakes in a friendly match recording a 5 v 3 match victory. This brings the year to date results to 9 wins in 13 matches. Bill Smith continued his excellent run of results and now has 5 wins out of 6 matches. His other match was halved when he made the mistake of having the author of this report as his partner."
Social Update Next event 25 June Magic Musicals Evening
Terrace bar quiz Thursday 16th June arrive early to secure your seat. The true/false quiz was another rollover last time so the kitty is high now. This is the last quiz before the summer recess but it will return in September.
2016/7 Subscription Invoices
These will be emailed to Members during the course of this month.
News from our Head Green Keeper Andy Cracknell
Phase 1 of the irrigation system is due for handover today. The system has been fully tested and has been inspected thoroughly over the past few days.
The Kirby course greens now have all sprinklers installed, we just have some making good to do around the sprinklers and valve boxes over the coming weeks.
Long rough management is ongoing in specific areas with the Amazone flail over the past week.
News from Peter Taggart
Clacton Golf Club hosted the 2016 Boudica Cup. Six teams of mixed pairs represented Chelmsford, Clacton, Colchester, Frinton and Harwich Golf Clubs the best 4 scores to count. Clacton ran out winners by two points 139 pts from Frinton 137 pts. Steve James and Christine Crossfield starred for Clacton with a super 40 points. The Frinton team scored evenly and well, with Chris and Tracey Taylor scoring highest for Frinton with 35 pts. The highlight of the day for Frinton was their accuracy on the par 3s Frinton winning 5 of the 8 nearest the pins on the par 3s. Marilyn Clarke (2), Michelle Lawton, Sheila Attrill and Vince McAuley all won nearest the pin prizes.