Lady Captain's Away Day
26th July 2018

This years away day was held at Driffield Golf Club, we all had a wonderful day with glorious sunshine & some great golf being played!

Results:        1st       Debbie Martin    37 points
                       2nd    Maggy Moxon     31 points
                       3rd     Sue Ellis                28 points

Nearest the Pin was won by Lorraine Ellis & Debbie Martin also won The Straightest Drive

Lady Captain's Day
7th June 2018

A lovely dry day, canapes, strawberries , Pimms  and some fantastic golf scores made it a great Lady Captain's day!

Congratulations to Lorraine Ellis who won the Lady Captain's rose bowl with a great score of 39 points!  Margaret Bradburn came second with another good score of 37 points, and Sandra Wood came third with 34 points.  Sue Procter won nearest the pin.


Acorn Trophy
19th April 2018

Congratulations to Chris Carrick on winning the 1st round of the Acorn Trophy & also winning Nearest the Pin!  Sue Procter came 2nd & Debbie Martin 3rd.

Captains Drive-In
7th April 2018

Joan Pritchard, our new Lady Captain commenced her captaincy by striking a lovely straight tee shot at her drive-in.  We wish Joan, and also the new Mens Captain, Dave Morgan an enjoyable & very successful year!

£1,000 Raised For York Against Cancer
15 March 2018

The Forest of Galtres ladies section donated £1,000 to Emma Kilvington's chosen charity, York Against Cancer. A cheque was presented to Julie Russell, from York Against Cancer. A huge thank you to everyone that donated to Emma's charity.

Mixed Christmas Plate
14 January 2018

The Mixed Christmas Plate was held on Sunday 14th January, just a little bit after Christmas!  8 pairs took part in the competition and all 18 holes were open.  The scores were very close and congratulations to Bill and Lorraine who won with 42 points. 

1st: Lorraine and Bill Ellis: 42 points
2nd: Emma Kilvington and Kevin Ruane Richards:  41 points
3rd: Sylvia Symmonds and Darren Moffatt: 40 points (on count back)
Darren Moffatt scored a 2 on the 16th.

Coffee Morning for York Against Cancer
7th November 2017

A coffee morning was held at the club on Tuesday 7th November to raise money for the Lady Captain's charity, York Against Cancer. There was a tombola, raffle, various stalls, manicures and massages, and a grand total of £773.28 was raised. A big thank you to all the ladies for their help and for baking delicious cakes, and also to everyone at the club for their generous donations of raffle and tombola prizes, books and DVDs and for making the coffee morning a success.
Raffle TableTombola prizes

Emma and Lorraine Win York Union Competition
11 October 2017

Congratulations to Emma Kilvington and Lorraine Ellis who won the York Union Ladies Winter Series 1 Competition on Wednesday 11th October. 26 pairs took part in the competition at the Forest of Galtres Golf Club, and Emma and Lorraine came in with a great score of 40 points in very windy and wet conditions.

Ladies Aggregate Cup
9 September 2017

The Autumn Meeting, second round of the aggregate cup, was held on 9th September and once again there were some very close scores. The results were as follows:

1st:  Emma Kilvington: 93-19 = 74
2nd: Lorraine Ellis:       96-21 = 75
3rd:  Boo Orman:         95-19 = 76

Boo Orman won both the nearest the pin and longest drive.

Emma Kilvington won the Aggregate cup with a gross score of 184

Acorn Trophy
31 August 2017

Congratulations to Chris Carrick on winning the second round of the Acorn Trophy with 38 points, just one point ahead of Boo who came second, and Gwen who came third. Chris also won the overall Acorn Trophy (combined scores from first and second rounds).

Knockout Winners
24 August 2017

The Knockout competitions have all been completed and well done to everyone that has taken part. There have been some close games and great golf. 
Congratulations to the following:

Singles: Chris Carrick, beating Boo Orman in the final on the 18th.
Ladies Pairs: Debbie Martin and Sue Seal, beating Emma Kilvington and Lorraine Ellis on the 17th.
Mixed Pairs: David Morgan and Sandra Wood, beating Emma Kilvington and Tom Kilvington on the 1st.

York Union Aldwark Trophy
17 August 2017

Well done to Emma Kilvington and Lorraine Ellis who came 5th in the Aldwark Trophy with a nett score of 41. The competition was held at Forest of Galtres with 86 ladies taking part.

Lady Captain's Away Day
20th July 2017

Knaresborough Golf Club was the venue for Lady Captain's Away Day which was held on Thursday 20th July. We had a wonderful day, despite a bit of rain for the first nine holes. 

A big well done to Chris Carrick on winning her first trophy! 
1st Chris Carrick
2nd Debbie Martin
3rd Emma Kilvington

Nearest the pin winners: Jackie Tuck and Emma Kilvington
Longest drive winners: Maggy Moxon and Emma Kilvington

York Union Fulford Rose Bowl
11th June 2017

Well done to Emma Kilvington who came 2nd in the Fulford Rose Bowl competition that was held at Pike Hills Golf Club today with a nett score of 72.

Lady Captain's Day
1st June 2017

A lovely sunny day, prosecco and fantastic golf scores made it a great Lady Captain's day!

Congratulations to Sue Seal who won the Lady Captain's rose bowl with a massive 45 points! Boo Orman came second with another great score of 39 points, and Lorraine Ellis came third with 37 points.  Maggy Moxon won nearest the pin and Boo won a prize for the most points on 1st, 9th, 10th and 18th holes.

For more photos see Photo Archive 2017

Spring Meeting (First Round of the Aggregate Cup)
20th May 2017

The first round of the Aggregate Cup was held on Saturday 20th May. It was a game of two halves as the sun shone for the first 9 holes and then heavy rain came down and the brollies went up! The results were as follows:

1st Emma Kilvington: 91-21 = 70
2nd Lorraine Ellis: 95-20 = 75
3rd Sue Seal: 103-25 = 78

There was a prize for the best score on all the par 3 holes which was won by Sue Seal, and nearest the pin was won by Debbie Martin.

Tallulah Pairs Competition
14th May 2017

Congratulations to Debbie Martin and Emma Kilvington for winning the Tallulah Pairs competition with a great net score of 65 points. 
The trophy was presented by the previous year's winners, Joan Pritchard and Sylvia Symmonds...

Mixed KP Friendly Match
7th May 2017

On Sunday 7th May Forest of Galtres and KP Club played the first round of the mixed friendly matches at home.  A great day was had by all, and the final results were KP 3, FoG 2. The away match will be held on Sunday 3rd September 2017.

Great Week For Debbie 
w/c 1st May 2017

Well done to Debbie Martin who won the 9 hole stableford (18 points) and the 18 hole stableford (36 points) this week, taking her into the lead on the order of merit table with 19 points.

Lady Captain's Charity Yorkshire Air Ambulance 
27th April 2017

The Forest of Galtres ladies section donated £300 to Debbie Martin's chosen charity, the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. At the presentation was baby Alicia, Chris Carrick's granddaughter who had to be rescued by the Air Ambulance from Castle Howard after a fall when she was only 4 weeks old! Thank you to everyone that donated to Debbie's charity.

Acorn Trophy First Round 
20th April 2017

The first round of the Acorn Trophy was held on Thursday 20th April and it was great to see so many ladies taking part in the competition. The results were as follows:

1st Lorraine Ellis with 38 points  
2nd Emma Kilvington with 36 points
3rd Chris Carrick with 35 points

The straightest drive on the 8th hole was won by Sandra Wood, who was only 2 inches away from the line! Nearest the pin on the 13th hole was won by Emma Kilvington.
Emma also won the ladies Winter Eclectic for 2016/17, and was presented with the trophy. 

Autumn Meeting & Aggregate Cup - Saturday 27th August 2016

We had another good turn out for the Autumn meeting and second round of the Aggregate Cup.  It turned out to be a very close competition with only 2 shots separating 1st & 3rd!

Autumn meeting results:

1st:          Sylvia Symmonds        Nett 73
2nd:       Lorraine Ellis                  74 (on count back)
3rd:        Maggy Moxon               74

Aggregate Cup results:

1st:         Debbie Martin              Gross 98 + 90 = 188 (over 2 rounds)
2nd:      Lorraine Ellis                  100 + 94 = 194

Ladies Invitation Day - Saturday 13th August 2016

This was our first Invitation Day for a few seasons and it was a great success with 10 teams participating.  The sun shone on us and it was a closely fought contest with some really good scores. 

The winners with 83 points were Chris Carrick, Sandra Wood and their guests Mandy & Jayne
Runners up on 82 points were Linda Soper, Lorraine Ellis and their guests Annette & Ronnie
Nearest the Pin on the 13th hole was won by Lorraine Ellis.

All in all a very enjoyable day was had by everyone!

🏆 Congratulations to Sue Seal 🏆

Lady Captains away day was held at Cave Castle Golf Club on Thursday 21st July, we took 20 people and had a lovely sunny day with some great golf being played!

The winner was Sue Seal with 35 Stableford points, 2nd was Lorraine Ellis and 3rd Gwen Bentley
Longest drive went to Maggy Moxon and Nearest the Pin was Debbie Martin