Also our club is rather unique and I would suggest that under 15% of the membership will stay within 5 miles and I think that is being generous, could be as low as 5%.
Your club won't have many playing if they try to enforce a 5 radius so i think you should get yourself out there and have a knock.
I played wednesday for the first time so i gave it a little time after restart and it was a good experience. Despite the tee being fully booked all day, car park was half full when I arrived for my 3-00 pm time, saw the group in front tee off and then strolled round in 3 hours not pressuring those in front and having plenty of space from the group behind.
Two ball golf is my favourite form, great walking round not having to look for balls on every hole and a feeling of an empty course.
Get out there Jacko and forget about these troubled times for a few hours, it will do you good. Just expect to be crap, I know I was