Welcome to Romford Golf Club
Romford Golf Club is a private members – owned club, founded in 1894 and designed by Open Champion James Braid.
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - The course ,the clubhouse and the Pro Shop are closed until further notice.
The Club, which has been used as a Qualifying venue for ‘The Open’, is located just a couple of miles from junction 29 off the M25, only 18 miles from the centre of London. With its tree lined fairways, beautiful greens and ‘infamous bunkers’ it is the ideal golf terrain for young and old alike.
Secretary - Manager: Richard Hall
Phone: 01708 740986
Address: Romford Golf Club Ltd. - Heath Drive, Gidea Park, Romford. Essex. RM2 5QB
James Braid designed and venue for The Open Qualifying
Green Keeper News
Week commencing 16th March
With the covid-19 virus apon us we are currently looking at ways to reduce the spread of this disease. at this time we are sanitising the pins daily and looking at other ways to reduce contamination.
This week after a little restbite in the weather we are looking to try and cut most of the playing surfaces, it is still extremly soft in some areas so please can you take care when you are playing.
All above works will be done will as little disruption as possible.
We will also be raising the cutting heights up on the playing surfaces as we head towards the cooler weather.
Lately we have had a few near misses with golf balls and the greenstaff so could you PLEASE be aware of the staff working and not play till you have been called up or the greenstaff have moved out of the way. Thank you
Could i ask members to please do their pitchmarks and use the divot boxes provided.
Very Sad News for Romford G.C.
Saturday 29th February 2020
Our club President Jim Barbour sadly passed away yesterday suddenly at home aged 91 . Jim was a member for almost 50 years and was a well liked and repected officer of the club. We send our deepest sympathy to the family at this very sad time.
REYNOLDS TAKES LAST SINGLES TITLE OF THE YEAR.
Thursday 14th November 2019
Jamie Reynolds won the Poppy Trophy on Sunday with 40 points from Runner Up David Gornall.
HERSEY & KEMP WIN THE GOLD LETTER BRAID TROPHY
Monday 21st October 2019
Steve Hersey & Stef Kemp won the James Braid Trophy on Saturday their first gold letters, defeating Kevin Fisher and Del Jeffries in the 36 hole final.