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2018 AGM OF THE SOCIETY

MINUTES OF THE MEETING

OBITUARY – 8th NOVEMBER 2017

Sir Hugh Neill

Members of the Club will be very saddened to hear of the death of Sir Hugh Neill, who died peacefully at home on the night of Sunday 5th November 2017. He was 96 years of age.

Sir Hugh was elected a Member of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews in 1958, and was Captain of the R&A Club in 1981/1982. Prior to his death he was the senior Past Captain according to his year of office. He was also Captain of Lindrick Golf Club in 1964 and President from 1985 to 1987.

At the R&A, Sir Hugh served on the General Committee, Championship Committee, External Funds Supervisory Committee (golf development), and the Finance Committee as Chairman. At the 1978 Autumn Meeting he won the Pine Valley Plate (lowest net handicap score returned by a Member 55 years of age or over).

Sir Hugh is survived by his wife Anne, their son Michael, and daughters Jill and Sue from his first marriage to June Margaret Shuttleworth who died in 1980.

Following a Private Family Funeral, a Service of Thanksgiving will be held at 2.30 p.m. on Thursday 14th December 2017 at Sheffield Cathedral.

2017 AGM OF THE SOCIETY

MINUTES OF THE MEETING

O.R.G.S. FIXTURES

February 2019

Sunday 4th
Halford Hewitt Trials
Princes Golf Club, Sandwich

March 2019

Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd
ORGS v Rye Golf Club
Rye

Tuesday 12th
ORGS v The School
Woking Golf Club

Monday 18th 
South West v The Rest
Burnham & Berrow Golf Club

Friday 22nd 
ORGS v London Solicitors
Woking Golf Club

Saturday 30th
27 Hole Foursomes
Royal Worlington

April 2019

Thursday 11th - Saturday 14th
Halford Hewitt Cup
Cinque Ports & St George's

Tuesday 16th & Wednesday 17th
ORGS v Royal North Devon
Royal North Devon

Sunday 28th
ORGS v Marlborough
Rye (Rye Members only)

May 2019

Thursday 9th
Spring Meeting
Huntercombe Golf Club

Sunday 13th
Grafton Morrish Qualifying
Royal Wimbledon

Friday 25th
ORGS v Blackwell Golf Club
Blackwell

June 2019

Friday 7th June (PM) & Saturday 8th 
Scottish Meeting
Gullane 3 & Muirfield

Tuesday 18th & Wednesday 19th
The Senior Darwin
Woking Golf Club

Wednesday 19th
The Veteran Darwin
Woking Golf Club

Wednesday 26th 
Midlands Public Schools Meeting
Little Aston Golf Club

July 2019

Thursday 4th & Friday 5th
Bernard Darwin
Woking Golf Club

Thursday 11th July
Northern Meeting
Notts Hollinwell Golf Club
More info......

August 2019

Sunday 18th
ORGS v Malvern
The Berkshire Golf Club

TBC
ORGS v Uppingham
Luffenham Heath

September 2019

Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd
ORGS v Royal Portcawl
Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

Friday 13th & Saturday 14th
Autumn Meeting & AGM
Rye Golf Club

October 2019

Wednesday 23rd
ORGS v Royal North Devon
Rye Golf Club

November 2019

Saturday 2nd
ORGS v The Meteors
Royal St. George's Golf Club

December 2019

Monday 2nd
Informal Advent Meeting
Burnham & Berrow Golf Club