Cheshire County Ladies Golf Association

Latest News 2012     

Cheshire News:


It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden death of Liz Pook

There will be a private family cremation, followed by a service of Thanksgiving (Liz's last round) on 20th December at 1.30pm, All Saints Church, Church Lane, Scolar Green, Cheshire ST7 3SX.

The family have requested no flowers, with donations please to the Spinal Injuries Association, 2 Trueman Place, Oldbrook, Milton Keynes, MK6 2HH


ENGLAND GOLF (Press Release)

CGP New Year Get into Golf (Press Release)




It is with deep regret , we announce the sad news of the death of Mrs Carol Comboy O.B.E

Carol was a former County Champion, President of Cheshire, ELGA and the LGU

and twice Curtis Cup Captain

Funeral is at Walton Lea Crematorium (Near Daresbury) on Tuesday 27th November at 2.20pm

The family have requested no flowers, with donations going to the Stroke Association via J C Clarke & Son of Frodsham.

CGP Cheshire Mums (Press Release) (Caption)

CGP Get into Golf Converts (Press Release) (Caption)


Congratulations to:-

Charlotte Leathem who scored the best girls gross of 145 and second overall behind Haydn McCullen (132) in the Menorca Junior Open

Eaton members, Lesley Misfud & Belinda Martin joined by Kay Bone & Frances Payne from Upminster, who were runaway winners of the Murcia Golf Challenge with a team total of 102.


CGP Junior Tour (Press Release)(Pic 1) (Pic 2)

CGP Get into Golf in Action (Press Release)(Pic 1)(Pic 2)

EGP Get into Golf (Press Release)

Do you know an individual/club/high achiever to be recognised at the Cheshire East Sports Awards? (More Info)



Congratulations to:-

Tytherington winners of the Australian Spoons (England Golf Press release)

Bronte Law who has made the cut at the Ricoh Women's British Open

Bronte Law who, with a third place score of par at the Final-Qualifying at CaldyGolf Club, has booked her place at the Ricoh Women's British Open.

Bronte Law who has been selected for the European team for the 2012 Junior Ryder Cup which takes place at Olympia Fields Country Club in Illinois USA, September 24th & 25th.


It is with deep regret to announce the death of Ursula Langmead (County Captain 1992) who passed away very suddenly


CGP Get Into Golf Autumn (Press release)

CGP Get into Golf  & Ricoh Women's British Open (Press Release)



Congratulations to:-

Charlotte Leathem & Charlotte Wild who both qualified at the pre-qualifier played at The Berkshire for the Final Qualifier for the Ricoh Women's British Open. Good Luck at the Final Qualifier on September 10th at Caldy GC.

Poppy Finlay,Ella McClintock & Sana Ahmed who won the Best nett Team Trophy for Cheshire at the Northern Counties Girl's Championship at Bromborough and various individual prizes (Full Results) (Photo) (Photo)

Cheshire Junior Team, Sophie Jamieson, Lucy Jamieson, Abi Goodier, Victoria Turner,

Emily McBurney & Isobel Wardle who won the Jamboree at Newcastle GC

Charlotte Wild & Charlotte Leathem who scored well in the English Womens Open Amateur Stroke Play Championships at Little Aston Golf Club finishing in 5th & 6th places


CGP Get into Golf July (Press Release)

CGP Girls Get into Golf Prestbury GC (Press release)

CGP Wirral Ladies GC receive Golfmark (Press Release) (Photo)


Congratulations to:-

Bronte Law & Rachael Goodall who have both qualified for the Ladies's British Open Championship-Matchplay Stages at Carnoustie

Sue Dye who narrowly missed top slot in the Senior Womens Close Amateur Strokeplay Championship at Shifnal Golf Club.

Stockport Golf Club who won the Cheshire Junior Team Championships (Report) (Photo) (Photo)

GB & I for winning the Curtis Cup

Good Luck to Bronte Law & The Curtis Cup Team. (Photo)


Elite Athlete Training Scheme

The project works with Brio Leisure to offer Elite athletes the chance to gain free access to Gym and Swim facilities at any of Brio Leisure’s sites (Cheshire West and Chester Local Authority area only).  The criteria for the programme is:

-The individual must be competing at a national level or higher

-The scheme is available to Juniors and adults

-The individual must live or attend an educational institution in the Cheshire West and Chester area

-The sport must be recognized by Sport England

 There is an application form available on the website should anyone wish to apply and return to:Sport Cheshire, 2 Royal Mews, Gadbrook Park, Northwich, CW9 7UD or email for more information.


CGP Get into Golf June 2 (Press Release)

EGP England Golf Coaching Grant Supports over 22,000 People (Press Release)

CGP Get into Golf June (Press Release)

CGPCheshire County Academy Programme 2012(Press Release) (Photo)

CGP Golf 4 All Summer of Events (Press Release)



Congratulations to:-

Natalie Lowe who is the Cheshire County Champion 2012 (photo) Natalie won the championship bowl in a closely fought final against Gemma Clews (photo) which ended on the 3rd extra hole. (For full results and presentation pictures-go to the Fixtures page)

The team was announced for County Match week as follows:-

Gemma Clews, Abbie Cowlard, Hannah Davies (photo) Poppy Finlay, Emma Goddard (photo) Rachael Goodall, Bronte Law, Charlotte Leathem & Cath Rawthore. (Reserves:- Claire Fry, Gill Mellor & Jo Fish)

(Thanks to Geoff Garnett for providing action pictures)


CGP Prestbury GC receive GolfMark (Press Release) (Photo)

CGP Disley Golf Club Special Open Day May 20th (Press Release)

CGP Two New Golf Clubs join Golf4All Drive (Press Release)



Congratulations to:-

Cheshire Players in the Helen Holm at Troon in extremely difficult conditions. Rachael Goodhall aced the 17th hole. Final scoring & placings as follows:-

5th (shared)Rachael Goodall 68.74.78 (-5) , 9th Gemma Clews 73,73,77 (-2) , 12th Natalie Lowe 81,72,72 (par) , 17th Bronte Law 72,77,77 (+1)


Barbara Laird who reached the final of Flight Two in the Senior Womens English Close Amateur Championship at Tidworth Garrison GC losing to Christine Watson 4/2. Barbara met other Cheshire qualifier Caroline Berry in the Semi-finals winning 2 up.


Bronte Law for her excellant performance in the French Junior Open at St Cloud GC near Paris. Having reached the final, she narrowly lost to the local Celine Boutier by 1down in the 36 hole championship.


CGP Two new Clubs have joined the drive to encourage more women to take up golf in Cheshire (Press Release)



Congratulations to:-

Rachael Goodall & Poppy Finlay who came third & fourth respectively with scores of 140 & 142 at the 'Leveret Trophy'

Bronte Law who has been selected for the Curtis Cup Team together with other England picks of Charley Hull, Holly Clyburn & Kelly Tidy.


Junior Birdie Squad at Portal with County Captain Hilary McNeil, County Vice Captain Lucy Foster & Training Officer Caroline Berry (Photo)


CGP Upton-by-Chester & Wirral Ladies Join Golf4All Scheme (Press Release)

CGP Disley Receive High Achiever Award (Press Release) (Photo)

CGP Astbury Receive Golf Mark & Special Event April 15th (Press Release) (Photo)

CGP Support Sport Relief (Press Release)

CGP County Academy Programme 2012- Has Cheshire Got Talent (Read More)

CGP (Press Release) (Photo) Tytherington awarded Golf Mark

Road to the Open-Are you passionate about sport and aged between 18 & 25 yrs

then the road to the Open 2012 needs You (Read More)



CGP (Press Release) (Photo) Young Golfers get Fit for Life

CGP(Press Release) (Photo) Ted Leather Receives his Services to Golf/Lifetime achievement Award

Congratulations to:-

Poppy Finlay who was the under 18 scratch winner at the Hacienda Del Alamo Ladies Open. View tournament pictures (click here)



 CGP (Press Realease) 21.01.2012 Golf 4 Projects 2012-01-21

 16th January

John Petrie appointed as England Golf Chief Executive

Following the merger of the English Golf Union and the English Women’s Golf Association on the 1st January 2012 it has been announced that John Petrie has been appointed as the Chief Executive of the new organisation, England Golf. Full Press Release (click here)


Congratulations to:-

Bronte Law who has been included in the preliminary GB & I Curtis squad. For full report go to (EWGA website)

Olivia Lowe on the birth of Charles William James (20.1.12) weighing in at 7lbs 6oz








Last updated: Friday, 11-Jan-2013 22:39:52 GMT