Author Archives: Tom Hodgson

A Personalised history by Les Robinson (Past President)​

The first Golf played at Hope Cement was instigated by Sir George Earle in the early thirties, when he sent a large golf Bag, containing numerous hickory shafted clubs to the Works Manager, Mr Wedgewood. Each employee interested in playing golf … Read More

Breedon Cement Hope Golf Day 2018

A successful day at the Breedon Cement Hope gold day raising money for Challenge Derbyshire – 36 golfers took part in the event and raised just over £3,000 for this amazing charity which combines support for Ashgate Hospice, Helen’s Trust and … Read More

2018 Captains away weekend

A great time was had by everyone who went away for the 2018 Captains away day at Hill Valley Golf Club. The winner was Josh Nuttall.

Electronic Booking of Competition Times

All members wishing to play in competition’s on Sunday’s and Tuesday’s must book tee times on the howdidido app.This gives everyone a change to get a game rather than just turning up and waiting, hoping someone else turns up to … Read More

Changes to the Handicap Limit

The CONGU handicap limit of 28(36) has been replaced with a limit of 54 for both men and women. Therefore extra categories are introduced: Category 5 is 28.5 to 36.4 Category 6 is 36.5 to 54

Secretary’s Invitational Day 2015

Please note that the Secretary’s Invitational will be played on Saturday 29th August 2015. The format is Better Ball Stableford and is shot gun start at 09:00 hrs am and 14:00 hrs pm. The meal will be served at 19:30 … Read More

Renewal night 2015

The renewal night is Tuesday 17th February 2015, the renewal form (will be sent via works too to members who have renewed welfare) and a the welfare form for those who might not have renewed welfare yet can be downloaded by … Read More

Presidents address 2014

I am delighted to be President of the Hope Golf Club for 2014.  I see the Golf Club and the Earles Social Club as a vital part of the contribution Hope Cement makes to the community in this area.  This year … Read More

Dinner Dance and Awards Evening 2013

The Annual Diner Dance & Awards Evening will take place on Saturday 30th November 2013 at the club. The meal is 5 courses and the main course is pork that will be served and  carved at the table by those … Read More

Captains Day 2013

Photos from the Captains Day 2013 for our very own Captain Richard Tattersall