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)







Welcome to the Web Site

(Last updated on Thursday 7th November 2019 at 2.22pm)








OFFICERS FOR 2019


HANDICAP SECRETARY CAPTAIN VICE CAPTAIN TREASURER
Mike Dunkerley Brian Spary Charlie Middlewood John Billington





GEMS NEWS



The GEMS (Gentlemen Elderly Members Section)

meet every Thursday morning

playing over 'The Championship Eleven' holes.

Different forms of Competitions are played each week throughout the month.

Click here for the weekly format




GEMS COMPETITION DATES IN 2019

Thursday 12 December

Commemorative Cup and Christmas Lunch




COMMEMORATIVE CUP AND CHRISTMAS LUNCH

THURSDAY 12th DECEMBER 2019

The Sheet is on the Notice Board




THURSDAY 26th DECEMBER 2019.

THERE WILL NOT BE A GEMS COMPETITION DURING THAT WEEK.






GEMS COMPETITIONS SINCE NOVEMBER 2018


Click here for the list of Weekly Winners from the 1st November 2018.

Click here for the list of Photographs and Detailed Results from the 1st November 2018 to the 29th August 2019



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THURSDAY 7th NOVEMBER 2019

NO COMPETITION

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THURSDAY 31st OCTOBER 2019

4 BALL BETTERBALL

24 PLAYERS



THE WINNING DUO (In a 3 way tie)
BRIAN ALLEN AND KEN LUNN (19 points cpo)


SECOND :- John Billington and Jack Simpson (19 points cpo)

THIRD:- Steve Smith and John Wood (19 points)





THE 'COCK FLAVOUR SOUP' AWARD
KEITH COWELL (A few 'Senior Moments' during his round)


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THURSDAY 24th OCTOBER 2019

3 MAN TEAM (2 TO SCORE)

22 PLAYERS


THE WINNING THREEBALL
STEVE SMITH, BRIAN SPARY AND JOHN WATERHOUSE (40 points)



SECOND PLACE:- John Billington, Bill Broomhead and Peter Schofield (36 points)

THIRD PLACE:- Brian Allen, Chris Jones and Jack Roberts (34 points)


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THURSDAY 17th OCTOBER 2019

3 MAN TEXAS SCRAMBLE (10 HOLES ONLY)

33 Players

THE WINNING TRIO
CHRIS JONES, KEITH JACKSON AND PETER SCHOFIELD (34.00 net)


SECOND :- Bill Broomhead, Tony Carpenter and Charlie Middlewood (35.50 net)

THIRD:- Mike Smith, Alan Taylor and Dave Taylor (35.75 net)


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THURSDAY 10th OCTOBER 2019

THE EIGHTH AND FINAL MONTHLY SINGLES COMPETITIONS TOWARDS THE 'BRIAN RADCLIFFE TROPHY'

18 PLAYERS



BRIAN DOUBLES UP AND PROVES TO BE THE BEST.



THE SINGLES COMPETITION WINNER
BRIAN BEST (17 points cpo)


SECOND:- John Waterhouse (17 points)

THIRD:- Trevor Cash (15 points)



ALL THE SCORES HAVE NOW BEEN COUNTED AND THE WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE PRESENTATION DINNER ON THE 12th DECEMBER.









THE TEAM COMPETITION WINNERS
BRIAN BEST, ALLAN FROST AND MIKE DUNKERLEY (40 Points)


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TUESDAY 1st OCTOBER 2019

NO COMPETITION

The 'Sign of a mis-spelt Youth'


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THURSDAY 26th SEPTEMBER 2019

3 MAN TEXAS SCRAMBLE

14 Players

THE WINNING THREE
BILL BROOMHEAD, BRIAN BEST AND JACK SIMPSON (39.25 net)


SECOND PLACE:- Allan Frost, Martin Stimson and Paul Street (39.50 net)

THIRD PLACE:- John Billington, Mike Duinkerley and Keith Jackson (40.00 net)


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THURSDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2019

THE 'AUTUMN SHIELD'

4 BALL BETTERBALL

28 PLAYERS



THE WINNING PAIR
NEIL MURRY AND STEVE HUNT (43 Points)


SECOND :- Brian Best and Peter Schofield (39 points)

THIRD:- Geoff Allen and Bill Broomhead (38 points)

FOURTH:- Paul Glover and Gordon Howard (37 points)





THE 'NEAREST-THE-PIN' WINNER
GEOFF ALLEN


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THURSDAY 12th SEPTEMBER 2019

THE LADY PRESIDENT'S PRIZE

30 PLAYERS



THE WINNER
MARTIN STIMSON (21 Points) RECEIVES HIS PRIZE FROM EDYTHE TURNER


SECOND PLACE:- Neil Murry (18 points)

THIRD PLACE:- Geoff Allen (16 points)





THE TEAM COMPETITION WINNERS
MARTIN STIMSON, MIKE SMITH AND FRANK LAWRENCE (48 Points)






THE 'NEAREST-THE-PIN' WINNER
TONY CARPENTER (10 inches from the Pin!)


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THURSDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 2019

THE SEVENTH OF EIGHT MONTHLY SINGLES COMPETITIONS TOWARDS THE 'BRIAN RADCLIFFE TROPHY'

30 PLAYERS



THE SINGLES COMPETITION WINNER
TREVOR CASH (17 points)


SECOND:- Geoff Allen (15 points cpo)

THIRD:- Martin Stimson (15 points)





THE TEAM COMPETITION WINNERS
STEVE SMITH, CHARLIE MIDDLEWOON AND FRANK LAWRENCE (41 Points)


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THE HISTORY OF THE GEMS

CLICK BELOW FOR GEMS INFORMATION AND PHOTOGRAPHS



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GEMS INFORMATION SINCE DETAILED RECORDS BEGAN IN NOVEMBER 2004

COMPETITION

BEST SCORE

PLAYERS

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 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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