THE GEMS
Oldham Golf Club (Seniors)

Oldham Golf Club, Lees New Road, Oldham, Lancs OL4 5PN



OLDHAM GOLF CLUB TELEPHONE NUMBER 0161 624 4986

(Extension 1 for The Office, Extension 2 for the Club Shop, Extension 3 for the Bar)


Click here for the Oldham Golf Club Website








Welcome to THE GEMS Website

(Last updated on Thursday December 1st 2022 at 3.53pm






OFFICERS FOR 2022



TREASURER CAPTAIN VICE CAPTAIN HANDICAP SECRETARY
John Billington Brian Best Jack Roberts Mike Dunkerley







GEMS NEWS





The GEMS (Gentlemen Elderly Members Section)

Meetings take place every Thursday morning throughout the year.

Different Competitions (over 11 holes) are played each week throughout the month.

Click here for the weekly format







FORTHCOMING GEMS COMPETITIONS:-

THURSDAY DECEMBER 8th

3 Man Texas Scramble

THURSDAY DECEMBER 15th

Commemorative Cup 4BBB (Drawn Competition)

THURSDAY DECEMBER 22nd

3 Man Team (2 to score)

THURSDAY DECEMBER 29th

4BBB

THURSDAY JANUARY 5th

Singles + 3 Man Team (All to score)





CHRISTMAS IS A COMING IN......


THURSDAY DECEMBER 15th

COMMEMORATIVE CUP COMPETITION (from 8.50am)

CHRISTMAS LUNCH AND PRIZE PRESENTATION (2.00pm for 2.30pm)


The Entry Sheet is on the GEMS Notice Board
with a closing date of 10.00am on Monday 5th December.






DECEMBER 22nd and DECEMBER 29th


GEMS COMPETITIONS WILLTAKE PLACE ON THESE DATES
(see above for the formats)

There will be no Lunch.

A brief Presentation will take place after the Golf.












GEMS RECORDS SINCE THE NEW 11 HOLE COURSE STARTED IN NOVEMBER 2021

COMPETITION

BEST SCORE

PLAYER(S)

DATE

SINGLES

27 points


Dave Taylor


14th April 2022

3 MAN TEAM
(ALL TO SCORE)

64 points


Trevor Cash, Paul Street and Dave Taylor


John Billington, Chris Jones and Dave Taylor


14th April 2022


3rd March 2022

3 MAN
TEXAS SCRAMBLE

31.75 net


Brian Best, Pat Greene and Keith Jackson


22nd September 2022

3 MAN TEAM
(2 TO SCORE)

47 points


Chris Jones, Jack Roberts and John Wood


27th January 2022

4 BALL
BETTERBALL

27 points


Geoff Allen and Pat Greene

Geoff Beard and Barry Cotton

John Billington and Paul Street

Barry Cotton and Barry Handley


24th March 2022

24th February 2022

30th December 2021

10th December 2021

Scroll below for records up to October 2021











GEMS COMPETITIONS FROM NOVEMBER 2022


Click here for the list of Photographs and Detailed Results from November 1st 2021 to October 27th 2022




THURSDAY DECEMBER 1st 2022


SINGLES COMPETITION


24 PLAYERS



THE SINGLES WINNER:- BARRY COTTON (20 points)


SECOND:- John Billington (19 points cpo)

THIRD:- John Wood (19 points)

FOURTH:- Peter Schofield (18 points cpo)

FIFTH:- Charlie Middlewood (18 points cpo)

SIXTH:- Paul Street (18 points)



THE TEAM COMPETITION WINNERS

Geoff Beard, Barry Cotton and Charlie Middlewood (54 points)



BARRY COTTON (R) with CHARLIE MIDDLEWOOD



TWO'S WINNER :- PAT GREENE



THE WINNER OF THE NAME CARD :- BRIAN BEST


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THURSDAY NOVEMBER 24th 2022


4 BALL BETTERBALL


23 PLAYERS


THE WINNING DUO
CHRIS JONES AND BRIAN BEST (23 points)


SECOND:- Barry Handley and Ken Lunn (21 points)

THIRD:- Allan Frost and John Wood (20 points)



THERE WERE NO "TWO'S"



THE WINNER OF THE NAME CARD :- ALLAN FROST


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THURSDAY NOVEMBER 17th 2022


3 MAN TEAM (2 TO SCORE)


18 PLAYERS



THE WINNING TRIO:- JOHN BILLINGTON, BARRY HANDLEY AND KEN LUNN (38 points)


SECOND:- Barry Cotton, Jack Roberts and Stuart Wagstaffe (35 points)

THIRD:- Brian Best, Trevor Cash and Paul Street (31 points)



THERE WERE NO "TWO'S" WINNERS



THE WINNER OF THE NAME CARD :- "THE GEMS"


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THURSDAY NOVEMBER 10th 2022


TEXAS SCRAMBLE


27 PLAYERS


THE WINNING THREESOME (WHO ALSO HAD A 'TEAM TWO')
MIKE DUNKERLEY, JACK ROBERTS AND CHARLIE MIDDLEWOOD (36.25 net)



SECOND:- John Billington, Keith Jackson and Dave Taylor (36.75 net)

THIRD:- Barry Handley, Peter Schofield and John Wood (39.75 net)



"TEAM TWO'S" WINNERS:- MIKE DUNKERLEY, CHARLIE MIDDLEWOOD AND JACK ROBERTS



THE WINNER OF THE NAME CARD :- BRIAN BEST


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THURSDAY NOVEMBER 3rd 2022


SINGLES COMPETITION


24 PLAYERS


THE WINNER
MIKE MacCAFFERTY (19 points)



SECOND:- John Smith (18 points)

THIRD:- Charlie Middlewood (17 points cpo)

FOURTH:- Martin Stimson (17 points)



THE TEAM COMPETITION WINNERS

Barry Cotton, Charlie Middlewood and Jack Roberts (47 points)



THERE WERE NO "TWO'S" WINNERS



THE WINNER OF THE NAME CARD :- BRIAN BEST






THE HISTORY OF THE GEMS




CLICK BELOW FOR GEMS INFORMATION AND PHOTOGRAPHS






GEMS RECORDS FROM NOVEMBER 2004 TO OCTOBER 2021

ON THE 'CHAMPIONSHIP 11 COURSE'

COMPETITION

BEST SCORE

PLAYER(S)

DATE

SINGLES

29 points


Barry Robinson

Steve Smith

Ian Wooliscroft


13th March 2008

4th September 2008

15th January 2009

3 MAN TEAM
(ALL TO SCORE)

79 points


Dave Price, Ken Sharp and Jack Simpson


13th March 2008

3 MAN
TEXAS SCRAMBLE

29.25 net


Peter Farrimond, Ken Sharp and Jack Simpson

Geoff Allen, Barry Robinson and John Stringer


6th March 2008

20th November 2008

3 MAN TEAM
(2 TO SCORE)

59 points


Jack Simpson, Steve Smith and Bill Taylor


23rd December 2008

4 BALL
BETTERBALL

32 points


Alan Chadwick and Jack Simpson

Peter Farrimond and Jack Simpson


20th December 2007

20th December 2007







DATES

AVERAGE
ATTENDANCE

HIGHEST
ATTENDANCE


November 2021 to October 2022


24.0


33


November 2020 to October 2021


28.1


40


November 2019 to October 2020


27.1


39


November 2018 to October 2019


24.6


36


November 2017 to October 2018


22.4


33


November 2016 to October 2017


20.5


28


November 2015 to October 2016


21.6


32


November 2014 to October 2015


23.1


32


November 2013 to October 2014


23.0


33


November 2012 to October 2013


23.8


31


November 2011 to October 2012


25.4


35


November 2010 to October 2011


26.1


35


November 2009 to October 2010


24.1


36


November 2008 to October 2009


23.9


29


November 2007 to October 2008


21.7


27


November 2006 to October 2007


20.8


28


November 2005 to October 2006


19.5


24


November 2004 to October 2005


17.1


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