The picturesque Staffordshire based location, set along the banks of the River Trent have been using their lockdown time quietly by making some committee changes, raising some charity funds and improving the indoor practice facilities in the pro shop for their members.

Speaking of which, as we head towards the resumption of golfing soon, Barlaston GC have created their first waiting list for membership for many years, so their future is looking ok, they are just itching to get going again.

Thanks to BGC Finance Director Paul for the following update.

January

We were pleased to welcome Gemma Sargeant to the role of Finance Administrator, Gemma replaces Gill Scott who has retired after ten years in the position.

February

Past Captains Paul Carr and Chris Havill have presented a cheque to the value of £1,355 to the Michael Lewis Foundation which was their chosen charity for their year of office. The foundation is committed to fighting Type 1 Diabetes in children and is a strong supporter of Diabetes UK.

Ian Brailsford has been appointed to the role of Men’s Competition and Handicap Secretary; we wish Ian well in his new role.

March

Captain and Lady Captain, Colin and Sue Sherwin have chosen the Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group for their charity for the coming season, they look forward to your continued support. There will be a Captain’s Charity Golf Open on Saturday 24th July 2021.

Management Board Appointments

We are pleased to announce that Colin Porteous (Vice Chairman) and Terry Adnams (Commercial & Marketing) have been appointed to the Management Board of Barlaston Golf Club. Both gentlemen have been members of Barlaston for a number of years.

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Professional Shop

Professional Darren Martin has introduced Sam Putt and upgraded the Trackman Technology in his Swing Studio.

To book a session or for more information contact Darren, 01782 372795, Option 1 or 07879 631079 or visit the Barlaston GC website.