Our Committee

Main Management Committee - Board of Directors

The Gosforth Golf Club Committee/Board is made up of 13 Directors including permeant members of staff and volunteers elected by fellow members of the club, each with important skills and knowledge used to drive the club forward effectively. The Committee make decisions on behalf of the club and carry out duties to ensure the smooth running of the business. They work together to best serve the members and overall, aid in the success of the club.

William Pringle - Chairman

Ian Ruddick - Chair of Greens

Mark Hugall - Health and Safety & Chair of House

Sheila MacPhail

Bernie Legg

Jill Dowson

Melanie Garland

Greg Waugh - Treasurer

Grahame Garland - Secretary

Greg Waugh - Mens Captain

Debbie Reape - Ladies Captain

Bill Perkins - Mens Vice Captain

Annette Storr - Ladies Vice Captain

The AGM will take place as soon as it is safe to do so and following government guidelines.


Business Sub-Committee
The Business Sub-Committee was set up in Spring 2018, focusing on the business side of running Gosforth Golf Club with the specific objective of reviewing and updating terms of reference, job descriptions, policies and procedures. The BSC consists of members of the main Committee who make recommendations to the Board for approval.

Members of the group - William Pringle, Sheila MacPhail, Grahame Garland, Ian Ruddick.

Handicap Sub-Committee
The role of the Handicap Committee is to protect the integrity of the WHS and to record, maintain and update the Handicap Index of their members.

Sheila MacPhail, Greg Waugh, Grahame Garland, Ian Ruddick and Oli King (Co-opted)

Media Sub-Committee
The purpose of the Media Sub-Committee is to manage and maintain the clubs social media channels and website with relevant information for members and visitors.

Members of the group - Bernie Legg, Melanie Garland and Georgia Garland (Associate)