It is so good to see old and new faces back at Newton St Cyres Golf course after a long wet and cold winter. We would like to say thank you for your patience and understanding on the state of the golf course. James and Kirk have been out when ever the weather has permitted them. This [...]
Come and take advantage of the last blast of summer, sunny October is upon us. Twilight hours are still 3pm until the end of October, then will move back to 2pm. Greens are looking good, fairways are fabulous, thanks to the hard work from Green keepers James and Kirk.
In order to try and improve the quality of the greens we will be undertaking a more extreme management regime. In order to see how effective this will be and if we will have to modify our approach we will in the first instance work on only one green. This will be the 2nd green. There [...]
The very dry winter and now periods of baking hot summer weather with only brief periods of rain have put a severe strain on our efforts to irrigate the greens which is largely done by hand. As a consequence the greens are very patchy alternating in lush green areas and dried out patches. Our aim [...]