Author Archives: Stephen Chappell

14 Jul

Hazards v Chartered Accountants

Wednesday 14th July 2021 A delightful day at New Zealand against the Chartered Accountants Golf Society led by one of our own, John Gill who, was determined to get a result for the CAGS.  Unfortunately for our Society we started badly and fell away losing by 6.5 points to 3.5 to a resolute team of

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30 Jun

Austin Carris Memorial Trophies – 2021

The Berkshire 30th June 2021 Despite being a high profile event we could only muster a disappointing turn out of 14 for the morning round and 12 for the main afternoon event. The Berkshire was unsettlingly quite and until well after our members had departed for their morning round on the Blue Course we appeared

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07 Jun

Hazards v The Seniors

Monday June 7th 2021 Woking Golf Club The annual meeting of these historic Societies took place under clear skies accompanied by a gentle breeze at a well manicured course in leafy Surrey.  On arrival at the Clubhouse we were informed of the usual covid safety requirements and a welcome cup of coffee before setting out

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27 May

Presidents Day at Walton Heath 27th May 2021

We were blessed by a day of decent weather for our President’s Day at Walton Heath.  Both courses were in excellent condition and the greens were both fast and receptive, I think for the impending arrival of the US Open Qualifier rather than the arrival of the Hazards. Despite covid measures being strictly enforced the

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10 May

Foursomes at Littlestone

Gentlemen Following the cancellation of this event in March I have been able to arrange another day at Littlestone on September 9th.  Details have now been posted on the website and entries can now be made. Stephen Chappell

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17 Apr

Hazards v The Circuit Judges

How nice it was to be back at New Zealand Golf Club among friends and accompanied by some reasonable weather. As ever The Hazards made a slow start and allowed the CJ’s to go into lunch with a one point lead.  Our leader, Mick Donnelly, passed among the team giving a quiet but firm pep

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16 Apr

Charles Hawkins Cup at Royal Cinque Ports

A bright but chilly day for our first outing post Covid proved quite popular with 24 members and guests signing up for the event. Things were a little strange with refreshments being taken from a converted horse box, pictured above, next to the practice putting green. The attendees seemed to take all this in their

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21 Oct

Hazards V The Elders October 2020

Our late season fixture against the Elders was a truncated affair this year for obvious reasons. That said some 23 members of both Societies mustered at Hayling Golf Club for a friendly fourball  on Tuesday afternoon. Hazards members – Stephen Moore and partner Charlie Tunnadine took the spoils with a fine score of 47 points.

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23 Sep

West Sussex

The meeting was proceeded by a small gathering of members on Tuesday for a practice round followed by a stay at the Roundabout hotel about three miles from the course.  Those attending much enjoyed the preamble. Wednesday dawned with overcast skies and light winds.  During the morning round there were some brief heavy showers but

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26 Aug

Ladies Day at Worplesdon

Our day when we entertain our Ladies was held at Worplesdon GC on 26th August under now familiar covid conditions.  Nevertheless a wonderful day was had by all attendees. Lunch was taken in a large gazebo with open sides.  A splendid BBQ was on offer followed by a sumptuous chocolate tart.  Well done Worplesdon for

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