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    Random irritations of the day......

    As children, our Sunday lunch ( called dinner) had a Yorkshire Pudding with gravy to start, a Yorkshire Pudding with a meat and veg as a main and Yorkshire Pudding with butter and sugar as a sweet. My mother made Yorkshire Puddings in large rectangular dishes about a couple of inches deep...
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    Random irritations of the day......

    A moped?
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    Wet feet

    I asked this question a year or so ago on the forum and was advised to buy a pair of SealSkinz socks. I did,they cost £37, they are excellent.
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    Is Rory done?

    To answer the thread title ….. yes
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    Ryder Cup 2021

    Apologies if this has been discussed. I haven’t seen any green books - are they banned?
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    Annual Handicap Review

    I spoke to EG last week asking for advice on how to conduct the annual review ( there are guidelines on the R&A website). The reply was that they will be issued fairly soon. We have circa 10 members flagged for a review using the WHS platform report - i‘m one of them.
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    Why am I topping my 5wood

    Am i the only one who misread the thread header as ‘why am I topping my sword.’
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    Win three FootJoy Premium Performance gloves

    Thomas usa 14.5 Europe 13.5
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    Win a pair of FootJoy shoes

    Cantlay Europe 14.5 , USA 13.5.
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    Golf Random Irritations

    The scores are nuts but only made worse by not using 85%.
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    Golf Random Irritations

    Not my club. if we don’t abide by all the rules, then there is no game. Which rules are you prepared to ignore?
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    Golf Random Irritations

    Yet another 4BB Open today played at 100% allowance. Winning score (as we left) 53 points, 9 and 24 handicaps, followed by 3 pairs of 50 points. I queried the Professional why they were not complying with the mandatory allowances, ( he was registering and filling out the cards ) - he said the...
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    Waterproof Golf Gloves query

    Post 23 May well be from a Commercial interest but whilst we are here….. I started foe a Ladies comp on Tuesday, pouring rain most of the day. One Lady put on a surgical ‘rubber’ glove over her standard golf glove to keep it dry. She stated that it was a first for her, but that her friend...
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    Standing behind putts in Texas Scrambles

    Played some courses at St Pete’s and Naples a few years ago. Now we don’t fly more than 4 hrs.
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    Standing behind putts in Texas Scrambles

    You would get away with standing on the line over here, but be DQ’d for shouting ‘Bro’ on the course .😀