Royston Golf Club Official Corporate Brochure 2015

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An introduction to the golf club, the course and facilities, and local businesses that support the publication.

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  • ROYSTON

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    o F F i c i a l c o r p o r at e B r o c h u r e 2 0 1 5

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    ROYSTON GOLF CLUB

    NFU Mutual is The National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Limited (No.111982). Registered in England. Registered Office: Tiddington Road, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 7BJ. Authorised by thePrudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. A member of the Association of British Insurers. For security and training purposes, telephonecalls may be recorded and monitored.

    INSURANCE THATSON YOUR DOORSTEP

    Having a local oce means were accessible, whether you need tomake changes to your policy, make a claim or need nancial advice.

    We can help you with:l Home & Car Insurancel Business & Commercial Vehicle Insurancel Retirement Planningl Investments

    NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual productsand selected products from specialist providers. Well explain theservices we oer and our charges.

    For a real conversation about your needs call01763 241 611 or pop into our branch Kiln House Yard, Baldock Street, Royston SG8 5AY.

    NFU Mutual is The National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Limited (No.111982). Registered in England. Registered Office: Tiddington Road, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 7BJ. Authorised by thePrudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. A member of the Association of British Insurers. For security and training purposes, telephonecalls may be recorded and monitored.

    INSURANCE THATSON YOUR DOORSTEP

    Having a local oce means were accessible, whether you need tomake changes to your policy, make a claim or need nancial advice.

    We can help you with:l Home & Car Insurancel Business & Commercial Vehicle Insurancel Retirement Planningl Investments

    NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual productsand selected products from specialist providers. Well explain theservices we oer and our charges.

    For a real conversation about your needs call01763 241 611 or pop into our branch Kiln House Yard, Baldock Street, Royston SG8 5AY.

    NFU Mutual is The National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Limited (No.111982). Registered in England. Registered Office: Tiddington Road, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 7BJ. Authorised by thePrudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. A member of the Association of British Insurers. For security and training purposes, telephonecalls may be recorded and monitored.

    INSURANCE THATSON YOUR DOORSTEP

    Having a local oce means were accessible, whether you need tomake changes to your policy, make a claim or need nancial advice.

    We can help you with:l Home & Car Insurancel Business & Commercial Vehicle Insurancel Retirement Planningl Investments

    NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual productsand selected products from specialist providers. Well explain theservices we oer and our charges.

    For a real conversation about your needs call01763 241 611 or pop into our branch Kiln House Yard, Baldock Street, Royston SG8 5AY.

    NFU Mutual is The National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Limited (No.111982). Registered in England. Registered Office: Tiddington Road, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 7BJ. Authorised by thePrudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. A member of the Association of British Insurers. For security and training purposes, telephonecalls may be recorded and monitored.

    INSURANCE THATSON YOUR DOORSTEP

    Having a local oce means were accessible, whether you need tomake changes to your policy, make a claim or need nancial advice.

    We can help you with:l Home & Car Insurancel Business & Commercial Vehicle Insurancel Retirement Planningl Investments

    NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual productsand selected products from specialist providers. Well explain theservices we oer and our charges.

    For a real conversation about your needs call01763 241 611 or pop into our branch Kiln House Yard, Baldock Street, Royston SG8 5AY.

    NFU Mutual is The National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Limited (No.111982). Registered in England. Registered Office: Tiddington Road, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 7BJ. Authorised by thePrudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. A member of the Association of British Insurers. For security and training purposes, telephonecalls may be recorded and monitored.

    INSURANCE THATSON YOUR DOORSTEP

    Having a local oce means were accessible, whether you need tomake changes to your policy, make a claim or need nancial advice.

    We can help you with:l Home & Car Insurancel Business & Commercial Vehicle Insurancel Retirement Planningl Investments

    NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual productsand selected products from specialist providers. Well explain theservices we oer and our charges.

    For a real conversation about your needs call01763 241 611 or pop into our branch Kiln House Yard, Baldock Street, Royston SG8 5AY.

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  • ROYSTON GOLF CLUB

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    ROYSTON GOLF CLUB

    P u b l i c a t i o n sLUDIS Royston Golf Club & Ludis Publications would like to thank all of the businesses that appear in this publication

    for their support and wish them continued commercial success. The content of this brochure is believed to be correct at the time of printing but we cannot endorse individual statements and readers should not rely solely upon the continued accuracy of any individual claims contained herein without consultation with the service provider. Designed and Printed by Maverick Design and Communication on behalf of Ludis Publications 2014.

    www.ludis-publications.co.uk 01273 616477

    info@ludis-publications.co.uk

    WelcomeAbout the CourseVisitors Open Competitions

    Societies

    Course TourCourse Nature

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    The ClubhouseFunctions

    Corporate ClientsBecoming a MemberBenefits of Membership

    Club Members Golf

    The Pro Shop

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    Tuition

    Custom Fitting

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    HistoryHow to Find UsContact Us

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    ROYSTON GOLF CLUB

    BUILDERS AND PLUMBERS MERCHANT

    Home improvements by...

    We are a complete builders and plumbers merchant based in Buntingford, Hertfordshire. We stock over 6000 product lines and have many more available for UK wide next day delivery.

    Bathrooms Wetrooms Kitchens uPVC and timber windows Conservatories Garage conversions Extensions

    Come and visit our trade counter at Buttermilk Hall Farm, Baldock Road, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9RH

    Why not see more at our Home Improvement Centre at 37 High Street, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9AD

    We fully supply for the following:

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    WELCOME

    Set in the idyllic countryside of Hertfordshire, Royston Golf Club always makes you feel welcome whether you are looking for a relaxing days golf, searching for the ideal course for a society or just looking for the right club to join.

    Founded in 1892, Royston Golf Club is a haven for golfers of all ages and abilities, providing a challenging golf course and regular competitions for ladies, gentlemen and juniors, either as members or visitors.

    The golf course, practice facilities and dedicated coaching team ensure that Royston Golf Club offers the full golfing package to all our members.

    But we are much more than just a golf club. We are open to the public, offering bar and catering facilities of the highest calibre which can be enjoyed in the peaceful, tranquil surrounds of the picturesque patio and golf course.

    The Pro Shop stocks a full range of equipment, and our clubhouse, with its welcoming lounge and bar areas, creates an ideal ambience in which to relax or to host that special occasion. With a delightful function room we can provide the perfect location for your celebration, conference, birthday party or even Christmas party night.

    Royston Golf Club offers some of the best facilities in Hertfordshire to its members and guests. We believe this, allied to the quality service to be found throughout all areas of the club, will ensure that any initial visit will be the first of many.

    We welcome your visit and invite you to come and try us out and see what makes us special.

    BUILDERS AND PLUMBERS MERCHANT

    Home improvements by...

    We are a complete builders and plumbers merchant based in Buntingford, Hertfordshire. We stock over 6000 product lines and have many more available for UK wide next day delivery.

    Bathrooms Wetrooms Kitchens uPVC and timber windows Conservatories Garage conversions Extensions

    Come and visit our trade counter at Buttermilk Hall Farm, Baldock Road, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9RH

    Why not see more at our Home Improvement Centre at 37 High Street, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9AD

    We fully supply for the following:

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    ABOUT THE COURSE

    You will not find a fairer test of your golfing skills than our 18-hole, Par 70 heathland course.Measuring 5,976 yards, Royston golf course is per shot as long on average as most Par 72s. Featuring two par threes over 220 yards, a couple of driveable par fours and with no two holes alike thanks to the natural contours, it will never cease to delight the enthusiastic golfer.

    Situated high on fast-draining chalk-based heathland, the course is playable all year round and, due to its position, your round will be enhanced thanks to the spectacular views overlooking Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire.

    Over a century old, this course features firm, fast fairways and with the varying wind conditions, your results will be different every time you step on the course.

    The hardest hole on the course is the fourth, nicknamed Long Barrow. At 440 yards, its a par four that requires a long drive to the left-hand side of the fairway, setting up an approach shot to a well-sculpted green.

    However, the most picturesque hole on the course is the 220-yard tenth. Playing down a valley, you could get side tracked by the beautiful views on offer at Church Hill but make sure you hit towards the left-hand side and a par opportunity should await.

    We think youll agree with us that this has to be one of the best-kept secrets in East Anglia, and one thing is for sure - we know you will be back.

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  • L O C A L R E L I A B L E S E C U R E

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    ViSiTORS

    Visitors are always welcome at Royston Golf Club where we endeavour to provide a warm welcome and a day out to remember.

    You will find our course provides an interesting challenge for golfers of all abilities, with stunning views across Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire adding to the elegance of the course.

    The well-stocked Pro Shop will allow you to stock up on consumables and to browse the wide range of golf equipment and clothing.

    The staff can arrange for one-on-one tuition should you wish to brush up your skills before play. Golf trolleys and electric buggies are available, although booking in advance is advisable.

    After the game, head to the Clubhouse where you can relax with companions in the comfortable lounge or the patio area, where you can view the stunning course as players negotiate the treacherous 18th hole. A full range of catering facilities is also available.

    Details of our visitor green fee rates can be found on our website, www.roystongolfclub.co.uk and while there, please take a moment to read our rules on dress regulations to ensure your visit runs as smoothly as possible.

    A minimum standard of smart casual dress is required in all areas of the Clubhouse at all times.

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    L O C A L R E L I A B L E S E C U R E

    Were here in Royston!

    Contact us nowfor a free quotation.

    Flint Cross Barley Road Royston Herts SG8 7PU01763 877222 0800 783 7356 enquiries@betterselfstorage.co.uk

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    ALSO

    Come and visit our shop...

    Better Group of Companies is a family owned and family run business. We will be happy to help you. Please quote ref: List-V if you contact us.

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    Conserve trees, reduce Carbon, limit Climate Change.Director: Richard Wilson PhD, Dip. Arb. (RFS), M. Arbor. A.

    Professional Tree Management

    Call Richard or Sally on 01438 232 334 or 07789 696 072enquiries@ctreesuk.com www.ctreesuk.com

    10 Angotts Mead, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 2NJ

    Species Selection Tree Planting Silviculture Pruning

    Crown Reduction Felling / Takedown Stump Grinding Emergency Call-out

    Safety &Condition Surveys

    BS5837 Construction Planning

    Mortgage Reports Subsidence

    Investigation

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    High Hedges Decay Detection Woodland

    Management

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    We also sell firewood

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    OPEN COMPETiTiONS

    Royston Golf Club is an historic golf club with a rich heritage dating back to the founding of our club in 1892. We know we have something special here, and nothing gives us greater pleasure than to share the enjoyment of our magnificent course with people who may not have experienced it before.

    One of the ways in which we can do this is by staging a number of open competitions spread throughout the season aimed at golfers from all walks of life and all abilities.

    The season usually kicks off in early May with the Junior Open, an 18-hole stableford which is also a Daily Telegraph Qualifier for those under 16.

    The event always draws a sizeable audience and, with the Royston Challenge Trophy presented to the overall winner, there is much to be played for. Sir Nick Faldo is a previous winner in 1975.

    This June and July, we are re-introducing two pairs competitions, the Mixed Open and Ladies Open, offering a wider range of play to our golfing audience.

    The final open of the summer held at the club is the Senior Open, which is an 18-hole stableford that takes place at the start of September with an age limit of 55 or older.

    Following the event, there is a three-course meal where the only thing on offer is renewing friendships and perhaps a drink in the bar afterwards for the winner.

    You will find details of upcoming events on our website, www.roystongolfclub.co.uk, together with information about how you can reserve your place.

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    SOCiETiES

    Societies can expect an enjoyable day out at Royston Golf Club. We are a popular venue all year round and see groups returning year after year.

    We welcome societies on almost any day throughout the year and can cater for small or large groups and offer a wide range of golf packages from 18 holes of golf.

    Choose from an individually priced menu, containing a number of choices depending on the time of day you wish to play.

    With our initial package, you can have coffee with either a steak and ale pie or a bacon roll, while the larger package offers a round of golf with breakfast before and a light lunch after. We would recommend the choice of the full-day package to see why our kitchen has such an enviable reputation.

    The Pro Shop provides a comprehensive range of equipment as well as being able to arrange golf lessons, group golfing clinics and prizes. We can organise Longest Drive and Nearest the Pin markers should you wish or, for that very special round, why not try using our Results Board.

    Prices are very reasonable and highly competitive, and we guarantee you and your group a day to remember.

    For more information on booking a society day, please contact us on 01763 242696.

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    www.nlfchiropody.co.uk info@nlfchiropody.co.uk 01462 435409

    07887 894 945first aid training

    Paediatric First Aid Level 3Emergency Care

    Level 2 EFAWLevel 3 FAW

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    COURSE TOUR

    if you have never played at Royston Golf Club you are in for a treat. Make the most of your trip by learning about some of the pitfalls that lie in wait and how to avoid them as you follow our hole-by-hole tour.

    Hole 1 (Dunedin) 478 yards - Par 5A fine, uphill par five with a right-to-left slope on the fairway. An interesting first hole that introduces you to some of the features that makes Royston Golf Course such a delight to play. This is an uphill stroll that finishes with straddling a shallow gulley on the approach to the green. And, from the first green, you enjoy one of the finest views that the countys golf courses have to offer.

    Hole 2 (The Mounds) 321 yards - Par 4The first dogleg hole on the course, made especially lovely by views of woodland to your left and a vista across the course to your right. Find the fairway and your approach will not be a long one. Get your approach to the top level as this will leave a nearly flat putt to the hole.

    Hole 3 (Astills Drive) 364 yards - Par 4There is a gentle slope down to a plateau green, guarded from the front by a ring of classic pothole bunkers. Catch a glimpse of Cambridge in the distance, and on the flying days youll see vintage aircraft along the valley at Duxford.

    Hole 1 Hole 3 Hole 4

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    Hole 4 (Long Barrow) 440 yards - Par 4A majestic, sweeping fairway takes a gentle curve towards the fourth green. Here you will probably catch your first glimpse of skylarks, and in summer the clover is alive with butterflies any nature-loving golfer will relish.

    Hole 5 (Shepherds Rest) 179 yards - Par 3A short, wooded walk approaches the fifth tee. This par three is one of Royston Golf Clubs signature holes with a broad gulley in front of a beautiful green. A truly inspiring par three.

    Hole 6 (Windhover) 147 yards - Par 3A delightful raised tee and a hole that takes you straight along the short but steep-sided valley to an oval green with a deceptive little slope.

    Hole 7 (Beverleys Height) 301 yards - Par 4Playing along the hilltop with woodlands flanking the hole, this is a real delight of a par four. And here youll probably catch your first glimpse of the red kites and other birds of prey that live in the woodland to the side.

    Hole 8 (Rands Folly) 365 yards - Par 4Beginning with a tee-off next to a lovely woodland, this par four takes you along an undulating fairway with a slight right-to-left slope and ending with a large plateau green.

    Hole 9 (Round the Corner) 505 yards - Par 5A majestic hole which wraps up the true character of Royston Golf Course in one. A drive over the brow of the hill, a broad gulley to cross, a dogleg to the left and an undulating approach to the green make this a fascinating hole. A par five to thrill, especially on a windy day.

    Hole 10 (Church Hill) 220 yards - Par 3One of Royston Golf Courses hidden gems. This valley hole has a raised tee and a gentle slope down to a green flanked by wonderful farmland to the rear. At the right time of the year this is where you will most likely get your first glimpse of the rare pulsatillas, as well as a host of other wild flowers that thrive in these downland conditions.

    Hole 6 Hole 8 Hole 10

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  • Hole 11 (Kings Ride) 346 yards - Par 4A magnificent high-tee position with views beyond the beautifully bunkered 11th green to an area where Roystons race horses can often be seen exercising.

    Hole 12 (Eastward Ho) 236 yards - Par 3This is the beginning of the homeward stretch. A neat par three with a gently sloping fairway and a gradual run on to a circular green. A par three to gladden your heart.

    Hole 13 (The Colonel) 346 yards - Par 4A long, broad fairway leads up the slope to a raised green. Often views to the right of grazing sheep, which keep the outreaches of the course in tip-top condition. A stretching par-four hole.

    Hole 14 (High Point) 352 yards - Par 4A glorious, undulating fairway, with a slight right-to-left slope, plus heathland to the left and views across the golf course to the right. This hole finishes with an impressive green and a variety of levels.

    Hole 15 (The Island) 372 yards - Par 4This brilliant tee position creates an opportunity for impressive drives onto the fairway at the bottom of the slope. The green is closely guarded by five bunkers, and its changing levels add to the delight of this hole.

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    COURSE TOUR (CONTINUED)

    Hole 11 Hole 13 Hole 15

    There are vast ranges of corporate event entertainment options available, whether you are planning a small meeting for 8 staff or a week long International Conference for 500 delegates, 12 degrees has the expertise

    to create, plan and deliver memorable corporate events tailored to your bespoke requirements and budget.

    0845 491 8743 | events@12-degrees.co.uk | www.12degreesshop.co.uk

    Planning an event? Call 12 degrees today to discuss how to make the very best use of your event budget.

    12 degrees offers companies assistance in delegate management, venue procurement, and event production. As well as team building, conference planning, creative entertainment events and evening celebrations to VIP hospitality and leadership development programmes.

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    Trained, Qualified & Professional Plumbers & Heating Experts that always provide a reliable prompt and friendly service

    Our Services Central Heating Boiler Services Landlord and Lettings Services Bathroom and Wetrooms Plumbing Services

    All natural gas, lpg gas and oil work undertaken

    My cooker stopped working days before Christmas, thank goodness I was

    recommended a great plumbing company who fitted us in late Christmas Eve to fix

    the new gas line and get it up and working. Christmas day was saved. Thank you so

    much for making time for us!- Catherine Togher, Cambridge

    Call us on: Office: 01763 260007 Mobile: 07901 574274 07903 228462

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    COURSE TOUR (CONTINUED)

    Hole 16 (Wee Knock) 131 yards - Par 3A neat little par three with a special character all of its own. A graduated approach to a slightly raised green adds to the joy of this hole.

    Hole 17 (Five Hills) 533 yards - Par 5Royston Golf Clubs longest hole, this par five runs along the plateau with inspiring views across Roystons townscape and beyond. On a clear summer evening, golfers walk towards the rising moon as they play this hole, a stunning and memorable sight.

    Hole 18 (Rutlands) 340 yards - Par 4An extraordinary final hole with a high raised tee and a lovely descending walk down to the circular 18th green. A terrific par four. Enjoy the views across Roystons thriving sports clubs, which include active rugby, soccer, tennis and more close by.

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    Hole 18Hole 17Hole 16

    Trained, Qualified & Professional Plumbers & Heating Experts that always provide a reliable prompt and friendly service

    Our Services Central Heating Boiler Services Landlord and Lettings Services Bathroom and Wetrooms Plumbing Services

    All natural gas, lpg gas and oil work undertaken

    My cooker stopped working days before Christmas, thank goodness I was

    recommended a great plumbing company who fitted us in late Christmas Eve to fix

    the new gas line and get it up and working. Christmas day was saved. Thank you so

    much for making time for us!- Catherine Togher, Cambridge

    Call us on: Office: 01763 260007 Mobile: 07901 574274 07903 228462

    Email us at: boilercare@email.com

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    COURSE NATURE

    The heathland at Royston Golf Club is filled with the wonders of nature and can be enjoyed throughout your whole round of golf.

    On a clear day, especially in spring, what sound is better than a chorus of skylarks high above, seemingly oblivious to your presence?

    The graceful red kite can be spotted from any hole, along with the broader-winged buzzard drifting on the air currents. The kestral is a common sight, particularly around the 6th hole, which bears its country name of Windhover.

    At certain times throughout the summer you may be lucky enough to witness mass hatchings of butterflies, including marbled whites and chalkhill blues; an increasingly rare sight in this part of the country.

    The heath has many rare flowers, with the pasque or pulsatilla orchid being the great attraction, and this purple and yellow beauty is the emblem of our senior section.

    You will often witness photographers in various contorted positions to the left of the 10th tee, trying to capture this flower in its early summer splendour.

    Visit Royston Golf Club and know that even a terrible golf shot into the rough could be rewarded with an interesting wildlife sighting.

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    Our professional team in the kitchen and front of house are always here to help with any inquiries.

    We have a carefully designed menu to suit everyone at reasonable prices. All our menus are available on our website.

    We also cater for private parties of any occasion, we will ensure your menu is individually tailored to your requests and budget. For example:

    Canapes and Finger Buffet Menu (Weddings, Wakes, Company parties)

    Fine Dining Menus (Birthdays, Pre Wedding Dinner, Family and Friends)

    Christmas Party Menus and New Years Eve Fine Dining Menu

    Valentines Fine Dining Menu

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    THE CLUBHOUSE

    The Clubhouse is the social centre of Royston Golf Club. Whether its a quick coffee before a round, a drink at the 19th with a bar meal, or a more substantial meal in the restaurant, the Clubhouse makes all members, their guests and visitors extremely welcome.

    Our bars are well stocked with a selection of beers, lagers, wines, spirits, local real ales and an extensive choice of non-alcoholic alternatives. Additionally, a wide selection of bar snacks and delicious daily specials are available throughout the week.

    Our restaurant and bar rooms have successfully catered for a variety of occasions, with all visitors instantly made to feel at home. Our Clubhouse is perfectly suited as a venue for almost every event, be it a celebration, birthday party, christening or wake.

    The restaurant is open seven days a week from 11am Monday to Friday, 9.30am on Saturdays and 10.30am on Sundays.

    Our Chef caters for a wide range of tastes and dietary requirements throughout the day for golfers and guests. To contact him directly call 01763 247281.

    If you wish to book our facilities then please contact our office on 01763 242696.

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    Our professional team in the kitchen and front of house are always here to help with any inquiries.

    We have a carefully designed menu to suit everyone at reasonable prices. All our menus are available on our website.

    We also cater for private parties of any occasion, we will ensure your menu is individually tailored to your requests and budget. For example:

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    FUNCTiONS

    if you are looking to organise a function or special event in Hertfordshire, then Royston Golf Club could be just what you are looking for.

    Set just outside the bustling town, the Clubhouse has picturesque outlooks and with our function rooms based on the hillside of the golf course, the views of the local countryside are stunning.

    Our Dining Room offers flexibility, allowing us to cater for all your requirements, from a small intimate party to a ball for 60 guests, with the addition of a dance floor optional. Our Lounge is able to seat 60 people, while the 19th Bar is for the more intimate events, accommodating up to 30 guests.

    Our catering team have created delicious menus from finger buffets to four-course banquets, and the Chef can work with you to create a bespoke menu for your occasion.

    We are delighted to have been the chosen venue for a variety of different events over recent years and, amongst others, have successfully hosted:

    Celebrations Dinner Dances Anniversaries and Birthday Celebrations Christmas Parties Christenings Conferences and Seminars Fund-Raising Dinners Society and Local Club Events

    Whatever your event, special ideas or aspirations, our staff will work closely with you to make sure all bases are covered for a great day.

    For more information on functions at Royston Golf Club or to view our superb facilities, please call us on 01763 242696.

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    CORPORATE CLiENTS

    Royston Golf Club is the perfect location to bring business partners or clients, whether simply to get them out of the office environment or to enjoy a round of golf.

    You will find us a welcoming and willing host for corporate days, and we can supply everything you need to make your day a success.

    Packages can be tailored to meet your individual needs with the option of playing 18 holes at the time of day to suit you.

    The menu is equally versatile, so you can start the day with breakfast or begin later in the day and enjoy a buffet lunch or a more substantial three-course meal.

    If you are looking to host a small seminar or business meeting in a relaxing location away from the hustle and bustle of daily business life then our club is the ideal spot.

    We can accommodate up to 60 guests in both our Dining Room and our Lounge respectively, while the 19th Bar provides the opportunity for more intimate meetings, seating up to 30 people.

    We can supply various items of equipment, including the use of a TV screen or projector, but if you have special requirements, we would be happy to discuss those with you.

    For more information or if you would like to discuss your requirements, please call 01763 242696.

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    BECOMiNG A MEMBER

    Royston Golf Club represents fantastic value for money through a variety of membership categories that suit all ages, standards and time restraints.

    You can become a member if you have just moved to the area, just want to give golf a go, or if you are being introduced by a member. Dont be put off by the costs as there is no joining fee and full membership is available for less than you may think.

    Our seven-day membership allows unlimited use of the golf course, Clubhouse and its facilities, with the opportunity to enter competitions and gain a full-playing CONGU handicap.

    At Royston Golf Club we recognise the importance of building an affluent junior section and encourage children from six years old up to the age of 18 to join us with vastly discounted membership rates available.

    Intermediate membership categories are also offered at a reduced subscription for those aged from 18 to 30, while student membership can be organised for those in full-time education.

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    If you are new to Royston or just new to golf, you wont feel alone with our buddy system, which offers welcoming groups, tuition advice and competitive golf, will make your transition into regular golf an easy one.

    New member, Alan Hootton, commented: 12 months ago I tried to improve my game by joining Royston Golf Club. Whilst everyone tries to win, members are only too pleased to pass on their knowledge and experience to a new golfer. The course is in great condition all year round, which means there is no excuse for not playing on a regular basis, keeping you fit.

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    BENEFiTS OF MEMBERSHiP

    The opportunity to play at Royston Golf Club every day and meet new people who share your passion for golf, whilst walking among the nature on the heath should be reason enough to persuade you to become a member of our club.

    There are, however, many other compelling reasons why joining Royston Golf Club represents an excellent lifestyle choice. Our full members are able to benefit from the following:

    18 wonderful, testing golf holes No joining fees Social functions throughout the year Discounts on drinks behind our bar Guest reductions Recently refurbished clubhouse and bar Three function hire rooms Competitively priced food and beverages Wide range of practice facilities for all abilities PGA Professional offering expert advice and tuition Well-stocked professional shop with the latest fashions

    Royston Golf Club also has a number of reciprocal arrangements with other golf clubs. Visit our website for more information.

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    CLUB MEMBERS GOLF

    Members at Royston Golf Club enjoy a full programme of golf throughout the year, with fixtures against local clubs, together with competitions to be enjoyed along with fellow members, some for silverware and some of a more social nature.

    There is always something to suit your handicap, age and golfing desire and at Royston Golf Club you will certainly not be short of playing opportunities.

    Gentlemen The mens section at Royston Golf Club is one of the friendliest around, and many members have a keen interest in competitive golf.

    Regular weekly competitions are held between members, with the mens section meeting up most weekends. However, the most competitive matches take place in the Hertfordshire Golf Union Scratch League where the men play a number of home-and-away matches throughout the season.

    If you enjoy aprs-golf, there will always be a place for you at the bar. We participate in a number of regular friendly matches against local clubs, making sure that the thirst for competitive golf is also met.

    Although being competitive is important to maintain a handicap, a balance of all good things are required, which is why we provide regular social and mixed golf where the chance to grow friendships is always on the cards.

    LadiesThe ladies section at Royston Golf Club has a full range of playing abilities, catering for all standards of golfers.

    The ladies golfing calendar is filled with regular matches and competition golf, and we have experienced success with our ladies side entering into the annual Cambs and Hunts Ladies County Golf Associations Jean Wilkinson Trophy.

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    We also ran a successful 2014 Get Into Golf campaign, which recruited 16 new lady members, who have enjoyed getting to grips with golf and making new friends.

    Although ladies also play seven days a week, Tuesday and Thursday mornings are often the most popular days for roll-up golfers; however, with ample opportunities for social golf, whatever path you choose, ladies will always be warmly welcomed, making Royston Golf Club the ideal place to play.

    JuniorsWe recognise the importance of building an affluent junior section which is welcoming, fun, safe and encouraging.

    The junior section organises regular medal matches and stablefords, while we also enter a team into the Ver Junior League, in which we play home-and-away matches against local clubs, with the champions being decided at the Grand Final in November.

    Annually, we hold a Junior Open, won by Sir Nick Faldo in 1975, allowing members and participants from surrounding clubs to take part in this special event.

    SeniorsThe seniors are a thriving part of Royston Golf Club, meeting every week for either fun competitions or competitive golf.

    The seniors golfing calendar is filled with regular matches, where the chance to socialise and catch up with old friends is as eagerly anticipated as the opportunity to play golf itself.

    The weekly roll-ups are normally held on Fridays, and there is also the opportunity to enter the Senior Open in September.

    The clubs senior section is truly one of the strongest in the area, and this is celebrated at the annual prize-giving event in October, but dont be put off as there are plenty of opportunities to get involved with social events throughout the year as well.

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    THE PRO SHOP

    The resident PGA Head Professional at Royston Golf Club is Ryan Wingate, who has more than a decade of experience as a professional golfer.

    Ryan joined the club after gaining a wealth of experience and knowledge in the field. After working at Saffron Golf Club, Ryan completed a Degree in Golf Arts at The University of Birmingham. He went on to work at Ipswich Golf Club before joining Royston Golf Club where he has become a very popular and well-respected figure with our members. Ryan and his staff are commercially astute with an instinct for identifying ways to improve business performance, whilst remaining focussed on providing high-quality service to members and guests alike.

    Assistant Professional Luke Bailey joins Ryan in the Pro Shop, and together they are committed to enabling you to make the most out of your game by keeping an up-to-date stock of clubs, including Ping, Titleist and Cobra.

    As well as the latest hardware, you can look the part on and off the golf course with a vast selection of fashionable clothing, shoes and accessories from a wide range of suppliers such as Footjoy, Lyle & Scott, Glenmuir, Puma, Proquip and Tommy Hilfiger.

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    The professional team are committed to maximising the potential of each golfer by specialising in complete custom fitting and custom building of clubs on site, making sure that each individual has the very best equipment to suit their game.

    The Pro Shop is also the place to hire ride-on buggies as well as push and electric trolleys, although booking in advance is recommended.

    Combined with our competitive pricing, vast range of different products and brands readily available, whatever your budget we pride ourselves on making sure the shoppers requirements are met.

    With the very best advice available to you from friendly and knowledgeable staff, you can be sure of making informed choices every time.

    The Pro Shop is open seven days a week from 8am. To contact Ryan with your requirements, queries and for buying advice, pop into the professional shop or call direct on 01763 243476.

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    TUiTiON

    There isnt a golfer on the planet who wouldnt like to improve some area of their game, and those coming to Royston Golf Club for instruction and guidance are in very good hands.

    Royston Golf Club staff have experience in providing lessons for all abilities and varying group sizes, delivering professional advice on techniques for a wide range of golfing aspects on and off the course, which helps to build the complete learning package.

    PGA Head Professional Ryan Wingate and his assistant Luke Bailey will be delighted to help assist golfers achieve their ambitions and goals in golf, whatever they may be.

    Ryan is strongly focussed on short-game coaching for all abilities and describes his coaching style as simplistic with strong foundations, whilst retaining the understanding and importance of tailoring instruction to individual-player needs.

    It is this approach to treating every student differently rather than impose the same universal swing theories on all that has been the foundations behind his success.

    So what are you waiting for? Give Ryan or his staff a try with their introductory lesson offer and receive 10 off your first, individual thirty-minute lesson.

    For bookings call 01763 243476.

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    CUSTOM FiTTiNG

    There has been a growing realisation in recent times that golfing tuition ought to go hand-in-hand with equipment that allows each player to make the absolute utmost of whatever level of natural talent they possess.

    Clubs merely bought off the shelf will be of a standard specification but unfortunately golfers are not, coming in all shapes and sizes.

    The reality is that a golfer could have a perfectly acceptable technique but still be held back because their clubs are not entirely suitable to their swing.

    This is where custom fitting comes in; a relatively new phenomenon that allows a set of clubs to be built to marry with each golfers individual physique and swing characteristics.

    Custom fitting is something that we take seriously here at Royston Golf Club, and we pride ourselves in what we do. Head Professional Ryan Wingate offers a full and extensive range of products, all available for custom fitting.

    This service costs less than you may think and can bring about a dramatic improvement in ball striking.

    Even the top touring professionals struggle to maintain the same fundamentally sound swing characteristics every time, so it is a lot to ask for the average golfer to do likewise.

    Customising the clubs to position the golfer in the ideal position for their physical characteristics will train the golfer to address the ball with the correct posture and swing along the ideal swing plane, which all adds up to the correct impact position and better scores.

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    PRACTiCE FACiLiTiES

    One of the often-overlooked criteria when choosing a golf club to belong to is the standard of its practice facilities.While the course is of paramount importance, the game of golf is a never ending, sometimes frustrating, pursuit of excellence, and the only way to improve is by spending time working on areas of our game that do not meet ones hopes or expectations.

    Royston Golf Clubs practice facilities are open to anyone who has paid a green fee or is a full member. For those wishing to work on their short-game outcomes, there is a large putting green designed with careful consideration to replicate the greens on the Heath.

    A pitching area and practice bunker are available for golfers looking to improve their round-saving strokes. For golfers who find time is at a premium, there are two practice nets that provide the opportunity to loosen up before play.

    Royston Golf Club is in a unique position to boast about having two main practice areas for the long game: the first is long and narrow, giving golfers an opportunity to open the shoulders and improve their driving; the second is shorter but also wider, allowing more creative practice.

    For more information, please call Ryan and his team at the Pro Shop on 01763 243476.

  • HiSTORY

    Golf on Therfield Heath first came into being in 1869 when two Cambridge Undergraduates thought this would be an excellent position for a golf links that could be used by fellow students.

    These two gentlemen were Lord Dunedin and George Gosset, both very keen golfers who came over with a bag of clubs each and set about arranging their golf course by establishing the holes by position and distance according to their striking of golf balls.

    A simple but effective basis, which was helped by the fact that the heathland was all close-cropped grass. This course unfortunately only lasted about two years when in 1871 it was felt that Royston was too far from Cambridge.

    However, in 1890 the idea of a golf course on the Heath came to the fore again. This time it was with the encouragement of the Conservators and the help of two gentlemen from the now-formed Cambridge University Golf Club.

    The course that was designed followed much of the original eighteen holes set out in 1869. This was the prelude to the establishment of Royston Golf Club on the 1st May 1892.

    Accolades for the course began as far back as 1892 when The Golfing Annual wrote: A new course of eighteen holes has recently been laid out on the Heath at Royston (Herts), which in the opinion of many well-known players, will make one of the finest inland Golf grounds in the Eastern Counties. The Heath is about fifteen minutes walk from the station, two and half miles long, and about half a mile broad,

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    comprising upwards of 450 acres, from 213 feet above the sea level, with natural bunkers, good greens and owing to the peculiarity of the heath land, play can be kept up all year round.

    Although there have been several changes to the course in the last thirty years, mainly to increase the length and avoid playing over a road, every effort has been made to preserve its character.

    The course lies within an SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest). Working with Natural England and the Conservators, Royston Golf

    Club is at the forefront of Heath management, for the benefit of all. A significant part of the Clubs involvement is the preservation of the natural features of the Heath for the public good.

    Therfield Heath is well known for its flora, especially the wild orchids. In the early spring the south-facing side of the Church Hill is covered with the purple anemone pulsatilla, or pasque flower, which according to folklore only grew where Danish blood had been spilled. This is the largest colony of wild pulsatilla in Europe.

    Royston town itself is steeped in history, after growing up around the crossing of two ancient highways. In Norman times, a lady called Roisia marked this famous crossroads with a wayside cross erected on a stone base. This became the site of a settlement known as Roisias Cross where the carefully preserved stone base can still be seen today. The derivation, it is believed, of the name Royston.

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    HOW TO FiNd US

    Royston Golf Club is located in an idyllic spot on the Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire border yet within easy access of public transport links.

    For satellite navigation purposes our postcode is SG8 5BG.

    From the North or EastTurn at the roundabout where the A505 and A10 cross and head into the town. At the third roundabout turn right; proceed through the town to the Clubhouse, situated on the left just before the 40mph de-restriction sign.

    From the SouthIf approaching on the A505, turn off the roundabout at the start of Royston bypass, towards Royston. The Clubhouse is approximately a mile on the right close to the 30mph sign as you enter the town.

    If on the A10, continue into the town, turning left at the first roundabout. Proceed along through the town centre through two sets of traffic lights and over a mini roundabout. The Clubhouse is half a mile further on the left, near the 40mph de-restriction sign.

    Public TransportThe nearest railway station is Royston, which is less than a mile away. Three trains an hour depart from central London with an estimated journey time of between 50-60 minutes.

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    CONTACT US

    Here at Royston it is always a pleasure to meet new members, visitors and guests. if we can assist you with any queries or questions that you may have then please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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    The Pro Shop Professional: Ryan WingateTel: 01763 243476Email: wingateryan@yahoo.co.uk

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