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    Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Some of you attended the society day a friend of mine runs at Swinley Forest this year, Thurs 28th Sept 2017 is the date of the event next year .

    Those of you that are interested in attending, reserve the date in your diaries now. I will post more details and a request for names next year when I know more.

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Count me in Anthony
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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Quote Originally Posted by PhilTheFragger View Post
    Count me in Anthony
    Haha.

    I wanted to put my name down for his too but thought it a bit early.

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Quote Originally Posted by PhilTheFragger View Post
    Count me in Anthony
    Have I give Ian enough warning this time?

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    You can try
    But he is a notorious tightwad
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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Looks interesting, I'm down to play The Berkshire on the 29th…...

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    I now have the full details for the day which are as follows:

    "Following last years very successful visit to Swinley Forest GC, we have been lucky enough to have this years golf day confirmed for Thursday, September 28th.
    Due to the Queens 90th birthday celebrations, all Crown related activities have been pushed back one week, hence the sightly later date.
    The one downside is that the cost has now increased to £160.00 for the day.
    Format will as always be;

    Bacon Roll, Tea / Coffee from 07.30am

    18 holes of golf for our rubbish recycled trophy

    The brilliant Swinley lunch

    You then have the choice of playing as many holes as you like again in the afternoon, this can be be a full 18 or one of the loops I.e. 1,2,3,4,16,17,18 or 10,11,12,13,14, the choice is yours, or follow the example of many of the others and just sit on the terrace and enjoy the view and hospitality.
    Afternoon tea is served on the terrace from approx. 4pm and is included in the cost of the day.

    Please let me know if you would like to be included this year, I am allowed a maximum of 60 players on the day

    In the unlikely case that a Swinley member may wish to play in the afternoon, the club have asked us to advise as to how many players will be playing additional holes."


    I believe also that Neil, the organiser, has asked Adger Brown, a very good comedian to say a few words at the prize giving. See Adger's web page here

    Neil has about 30 names signed up so far. I have the following names which I will add to Neil's list:

    TXL
    PhilTheFragger
    huds1475
    Last edited by TXL; 18-Jan-2017 at 21:39.

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Quote Originally Posted by TXL View Post
    I now have the full details for the day which are as follows:

    "Following last years very successful visit to Swinley Forest GC, we have been lucky enough to have this years golf day confirmed for Thursday, September 28th.
    Due to the Queens 90th birthday celebrations, all Crown related activities have been pushed back one week, hence the sightly later date.
    The one downside is that the cost has now increased to £160.00 for the day.
    Format will as always be;

    Bacon Roll, Tea / Coffee from 07.30am

    18 holes of golf for our rubbish recycled trophy

    The brilliant Swinley lunch

    You then have the choice of playing as many holes as you like again in the afternoon, this can be be a full 18 or one of the loops I.e. 1,2,3,4,16,17,18 or 10,11,12,13,14, the choice is yours, or follow the example of many of the others and just sit on the terrace and enjoy the view and hospitality.
    Afternoon tea is served on the terrace from approx. 4pm and is included in the cost of the day.

    Please let me know if you would like to be included this year, I am allowed a maximum of 60 players on the day

    In the unlikely case that a Swinley member may wish to play in the afternoon, the club have asked us to advise as to how many players will be playing additional holes."


    Neil has about 30 names signed up so far. I have the following names which I will add to Neil's list:

    TXL
    PhilTheFragger
    huds1475
    Don't know if it will make a difference, but, The Queen was 90 last year, she's 91 this year.

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    Quote Originally Posted by pauldj42 View Post
    Don't know if it will make a difference, but, The Queen was 90 last year, she's 91 this year.
    Maybe they are just a bit slow in sorting the party

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    Re: Thurs 28th Sept 2017, Swinley Forest

    I will probably see you out on the course as we normally have a few holes before our committee meeting
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