Local Rules 2019

New, worldwide Rules of Golf have been issued by the R&A and USGA, effective from 1st January 2019. Some of LGC’s Local Rules (2018) will be incorporated in the new RoG. The opportunity has also been taken to rationalise the Local Rules which are shown below.  

New Rules of Golf and World Handicap System.

Change is coming to golf in the form of new Rules of Golf (RoG) and a World Handicap System (WHS). The latter is under discussion by the R&A and the USGA. The new RoG were implemented 1st January 2019 and the WHS will be launched in January 2020. Many of the changes are already implemented…

THE CLUB AT CHRISTMAS

Acorns Children’s Charity   Members have been donating presents for the Acorns’ Charity which is West-Midlands based and provides support for life-limited and life-threatened children and young people and their families. Seniors’ Christmas Capers Following their competition some of the seniors gathered for a meal for banter, to recall their round and for topical debate.…