Davyhulme Park Golf Club 9th October 2017


The meeting was opened by the Chairman Howard Barker at 0915 with 11 members present.

Apologies ; Lee Burns & James Benson

The Minutes of the 58th Annual General Meeting were read.

Matters arising. None. Agreed as a true record by Roy Wood & seconded by Paul Shipton.

The Chairmans report; Howard thanked the President, the Secretary, Mark Richardson & the Service Secretaries for their work. He thanked the members for their attendance. There were; Bradford 40, Sandburn 21, Penrith 17, Pike Fold 22, Chorley 45, Davyhulme Park 29. He hoped the support would continue into 2018.

To receive the accounts from Tony Brown, these were presented & accepted by those present.  The balance was 973.91.

To elect the officers of the society; Howard Barker was elected as Chairman & Tony Brown as Secretary & Alan Mellon as President.

Fixtures 2018; May North Yorkshire, June Cheshire, July South Yorkshire, August Lancashire, September West Yorkshire, October AGM Merseyside.

The President gave his address saying how he enjoyed the company & hoped he would be able to play next year. He said it was a good idea to play from the yellow tees.

There was an item raised by James Benson regards the Luxfor qualification but it was  outside our remit.

To standardise the gross score it was decided that the players handicap would be deducted from his stableford points score eg Kevin Grace 33 minus 8 gross 25. 

The meeting closed at 09.40 to applause!