Author Archives: GBGC Editor

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Ultraline charity golf day in aid of Cost of Cancer

On Thursday the 4th July 2019 Great Barr Golf Club hosted a charity golf day for Cost of Cancer which was sponsored by Ultraline Cost of Cancer is a charity that helps those who are finding life financially difficult whilst … Read More

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Introducing the ClubV1 Members Hub

We are delighted to announce after a small upgrade of our ClubV1 system (this system holds your handicap and the club’s competition data) we now have access to the ClubV1 Members Hub. … Read More


Ladies golf taster day at Great Barr Golf Club

On the 2nd June Great Barr Golf club hosted its first ladies golf taster session. The session was created to give an insight to the game for ladies who are keen to get into golf but not had the opportunity … Read More

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Longest Day Golf at Great Barr Golf Club

On Friday the 26th July 4 of our members took on the longest day of golf challenge in aid of the Macmillan cancer support charity. Longest day of golf Debbie Cooper (our lady captain) along with Sarah Barry, Alan Bell … Read More

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Ladies course for beginners / improvers

On the 24th June 2019 we launched the start of our ladies beginner / improver’s course, an initiative to introduce the game of golf to those ladies who have never had the opportunity to give it a go.  The sessions … Read More

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A Rugby Hero – a Book by Ian Neal

He is at it again! Not content with just one book on Amazon, our budding author Ian Neal is pleased to announce the launch of his second book “A Rugby Hero” which is available now to purchase on Amazon. … Read More

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Barry Thacker Steals the Headlines

Our very own Barry Thacker hit a major milestone in the recent seniors Christmas shotgun competition at Great Barr Golf Club. Barry managed his 10th career hole in one on the 2nd hole. Barry’s golfing colleague Paul Marston, thought it … Read More

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Ian Neal – Author of the Gypsy Golfer

We know amongst our membership there are many talents on the golf course, but in this blog post, we talk about some of the other talents one of our members has outside of golf.  If you have an interesting story … Read More

Social event – Milli Munro as Tina Turner

A night with Milli Munro as Tina Turner Guests were welcomed with a free cocktail named after one of our acts most famous songs “Simply the best”.  The cocktail most definitely got people into the mood for partying and it … Read More

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Spire Little Aston to deliver hand, wrist and elbow event at GBGC

It could be your driving, your approach shots or your putting that is stopping you getting the handicap you want – but surprisingly enough the answer to better golf could be in your own hands! If hand or wrist injuries … Read More