Durham County Golf Union

  • All DCGU activity has been suspended until 25th April 2020. Further updates will be posted here.

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As of 20th March, all DCGU activity is suspended until 25th April at the earliest. Further updates will be posted here when available.


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Welcome to the Durham County Golf Union

As the men's Governing Body of amateur golf in County Durham, the Durham County Golf Union devotes its resources primarily to the administration of county championships and team competitions as well as county teams and coaching programmes.


The DCGU is affiliated to England Golf, the country's National Governing Body (NGB) of amateur golf and carries out course measurement and standard scratch rating duties on their behalf across the 45 affiliated clubs in County Durham. 


The County Secretary acts as registrar for the County Membership Scheme and also administers the Senior County Card and English County Card scheme's which provide affiliated club members with benefits such as the privilege of playing in County Salver competitions and discounted green fees.


Through its involvement with the County Golf Development Group, the DCGU supports the county's affiliated clubs in the recruitment and retention of new golfers of all ages into the regular participation and membership.


This website also includes information on the History and Executive of the Durham County Golf Union as well as Competitions, Results, News and the various County Members and Cards Schemes on offer.




 For News, Results and Pictures please go to our Facebook Page



Durham County Golf Union Diary

< 2020 >

Saturday 4th Inter County Foursomes Knockout Begins POSTPONED
Sunday 5th Inter County Foursomes Rounds 3&4 POSTPONED
Wednesday 8th County Members Spring Pairs POSTPONED
Saturday 18th Inter County Foursomes, Semi & Final POSTPONED
Sunday 26th Club Captain & Vice Captains Competition Chester-le-Street
Saturday 9th 09:30 - 00:00 County v Northumberland (H) Eaglescliffe
Wednesday 13th County Members Spring Salver Brancepeth
Saturday 16th Matchplay Championship Knockout Begins Woodham
Sunday 17th Matchplay Rounds 3&4 Woodham
Saturday 23rd Matchplay Semi's & Final Woodham
Sunday 31st Club Mixed Team Competition Blackwell Grange
Saturday 6th Club Team Handicap Competition South Moor
Saturday 13th 09:30 - 00:00 County v Lancashire (A) Grange Park
Wednesday 17th County Members Summer Pairs (1) Hobson
Saturday 20th Boys U14 Championship Billingham
Boys Championship (U18) Billingham
Boys U16 Championship Billingham
Saturday 27th Clubs Championship Qualifier Ryton
Saturday 4th 09:30 - 00:00 County v Cumbria (H) Bishop Auckland
Friday 10th 08:00 - 15:21 Strokeplay Championship Hartlepool
Saturday 11th Strokeplay Round 2 Hartlepool
Sunday 12th Strokeplay Rounds 3&4 Hartlepool
Wednesday 15th 09:00 - 12:36 Seniors Championship Chester-le-Street
Thursday 16th Seniors Championship R2 Chester-le-Street
Wednesday 22nd County Members Summer Pairs (2) Whickham
Saturday 25th Clubs Championship Tyneside
Saturday 8th 09:30 - 00:00 County v Cheshire (H) Heworth
Sunday 9th Clark Cup Semi-Finals Tbc
Saturday 15th 2nd Division Championship Castle Eden
Wednesday 19th County Members Autumn Salver Consett
Saturday 22nd 3rd Division Competition Wearside
4th Division Competition Wearside
Saturday 29th 09:30 - 00:00 County v Yorkshire (A) Wetherby
Sunday 30th Clark Cup Final Tbc
Saturday 5th Mixed Foursomes Rd's 1&2 Boldon
Sunday 6th Mixed Foursomes Rd's 3&4 Boldon
Wednesday 9th County Members Autumn Pairs Dinsdale
Sunday 13th Mixed Foursomes Semi's & Final Boldon
Wednesday 11th Seniors AGM & Luncheon Durham City
Friday 13th Captains AGM & Dinner George Washington
Saturday 28th County Biennial Dinner Ramside Hall


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