Category Archives: Obituary

Obituary – George Wraith (Posted 11/04/2018)

We are saddened to hear today that long time Life Member George Wraith has passed away. George joined the Golf Club in 1961 and, as did his son young George, he played off a  low figure handicap for many years. Around the millenium he opted not to continue to play golf  but many of our older members will remember him. Our thoughts are with his wife …

Obituary – Bob Urwin (Posted 27/03/2018)

We are saddened to hear that Bob Urwin has died suddenly at home on the 14th of March. Bob has been a member of the Club since 1976 and along with his wife Betty, was well liked and respected by all who knew him. He hasn’t played golf for some time but he was in regular contact with his golfing friends, playing bowls at the South Tyneside Indoor …

James Harrison

We are very sorry to hear the news that Jimmy Harrison died on  the 4th December at the age of 75. He had been a member of the Golf Club for many years and although recently in poor health, he was always keen to try and get in a game of golf. He played regularly with his brother Matty and he will be well known by many members at the Club. He will …
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