Warley Woods Park and Golf Course

managed by Warley Woods Community Trust

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Upcoming Events

  • January 15, 2018 – Volunteer Monday 1:30 pm
  • January 16, 2018 – Board Meeting 7:00 pm
  • January 23, 2018 – Resources Subgroup 6:30 pm
  • January 27, 2018 – Bird Walk 10:00 am
  • January 28, 2018 – Volunteer Sunday 10:30 am
  • February 5, 2018 – Volunteer Monday 1:30 pm

Part-time shop vacancy in the golf/trust shop

A vacancy for a part-time shop assitant has arisen in the golf/trust shop situated in the Pavilion.  The hours of work are seasonal, all day Saturday during the winter and increase in the summer to include 2 mid-week evenings although additional hours will be available for holiday cover.  The requirements for the role include previous experience of retail sales, handling cash transactions and a knowledge of golf is an advantage.  A detailed job description and application form can be collected from the shop or by email by contacting golfshop@warleywoods.org.uk. Closing date for returned applications is Sunday 9th October.

Calling all Junior Golfers for Half Term Fun

Greg has now announced the details of the Junior Golf Camp for girls and boys of all ages to be held during the October half term.  There will be fun themed coaching of the skills of golf, a chance to play on the course and prizes will be awarded by Greg.

There are places available to book on the sessions planned for Wednesday 26th, Thursday 27th & Friday 28th October between 10am-12pm.  The cost is £10 per child, per day and there is a reduction for attending all three days to £25!  A 50% deposit reserves your childs place by calling the golf shop on 0121 429 2440.

 

Final Chance to Vote – help us go for Gold!

Thank you to everyone who has already voted.  We have over 1,000 votes now and we hope that this gives us a really good chance of a medal.  If you haven’t voted, can you help us win gold?  Voting closes at noon on Monday 12th September. 

The competition is  The People’s Choice Awards, managed by the Green Flag Award consortium.  This competition gives the general public an opportunity to vote for their favorite Green Flag-awarded park.   The top 10 nationally will be announced on September 21, with the top three claiming the bronze, silver and gold People’s Choice Awards.

To vote for Warley Woods, please click here.

Thank you!

Learn Golf in a Day & Junior Golf Winter Club – Book in early!

Places are still available for the next Learn Golf in a Day session planned for Sunday 18th September.  Starting at 10am all the basic golf  skills will be taught and practised under the instruction of Greg Lynch – PGA Golf Professional here at Warley Woods.  The day costs £20 per person and finishes at 1:45pm.  All equipment will be provided.  

For golfers or beginners to the sport Greg also hosts ‘6 week Taster Courses’.  At a cost of £30 per person for the course, each one hour session will cover an aspect of the game finishing with the final lesson held on the course to put all the  skills into practice.  All courses can be booked in advance with a 50% deposit by calling 0121 429 2440 or at the shop located in the Pavilion.

Following a very sucessful Summer Golf Camp and the popular Junior Golf Academy which Greg is currently hosting, there is soon to be the introduction of a Winter Junior Club running from October to February on selected Saturday mornings.  During the sessions they will be working through the various levels, tasks and exercises on the Junior Golf Passport with an cap awarded to each junior achieving level 1 and a badge for each following level achieved.  There are still places available for young budding golfers from the age of 5 at a cost of £5 per lesson per child (discounts are offered for bookings of 6 or 10 sessions).  The 1st sessions are on 1st and 15th October between 10am-11am and places can be reserved with a 50% deposit by calling into the shop or on 0121 429 2440.

Greg is also available for private golf tuition at prices starting from £19.99 for a player evaluation, £30 for a 1 hour lesson using video analysis and web profile updates.  A 9 hole playing lesson on the course is £30 too.  Call Greg to book these lessons on 07812 579929.

 

All About Dogs – Sunday 11th September 2011

All About Dogs is back again.  Our joint event with the RSPCA with doggy stalls and doggy activities to watch and try out including agility, flyball, heelwork to music.  The dog show runs throughout the day with classess like the Waggiest Tail and the Best Rescue.  Registration starts from 10am, the event opens at 11am and runs until 4pm.

Kindly sponsored by Derek Spires Estate Agents and Dog Show prizes provided by the shop at Warley Woods.  To read more, please follow this link to the press release.

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