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Cammies Restaurant to re-open

By Alex Russon / March 29, 2022

It’s been seven years since Cammies Restaurant in Cammachmore last threw its doors open to the public, but that’s about to change. After meticulous restoration, the restaurant being rebuilt around its original granite core dated 1900, Cammies is to reopen. The revamped venue will boast a restaurant, tea room and function room providing meals, high […]

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New season beckons for Stonehaven Golf Club

By Alex Russon / March 29, 2022

Stonehaven Golf Club’s calendar is split it into two seasons; Summer and Winter. So while it may seem peculiar to declare, in March, that the Summer season is upon us, this is in fact the case. The first Innes Medal is this Saturday, the tee sheet booked solid as members lick their lips at the […]

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Stonehaven Golf Club Winter League Finale

By Alex Russon / March 21, 2022

The winter league’s grand finale was played in favourable conditions last weekend, the weather not entirely in keeping with that endured during the nineteen preceding rounds. With no rain and only a slight wind, conditions were perfect and battle was joined. The Singles event was decided by the narrowest of margins, Alex Keith triumphing by […]

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Stonehaven Golf Club Winter League

By Alex Russon / March 15, 2022

And lo, it did come to pass that the Winter League reached it’s twentieth week, and verily did the following gladiators step forth to Finals Day on March 19th… Singles  Alex Keith 38.8 Iain Taylor 38.0 Raymond Shearer 37.7 Ross Walker 36.9 Adam Smith 36.8 Robert Hemphill 36.7 Damien Shine 36.4 Neil Cattanach 35.8 The […]

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Stonehaven Golf Club this week

By Alex Russon / March 8, 2022

This weekend, after twenty weeks of bobble hatted golf, Stonehaven Golf Club’s winter league reaches its climax. Well, the league format does, the qualifiers rendezvousing the following Saturday for Finals Day when winners take all. There are three winter league sections; Singles, Doubles (Gross) and Doubles (Nett). A combined total of 145 participants have competed […]

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World Day Of Prayer

By Alex Russon / March 3, 2022

Stonehaven’s churches are combining to take part in this year’s World Day Of Prayer, the theme being ’I know the plans I have for you’. Everybody’s welcome to Fetteresso Church, Friday 4th March 2022 @7.30pm. There’ll be tea and coffee served afterwards.

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Stonehaven Golf Club this week

By Alex Russon / February 23, 2022

The winter league competition occurs only at the weekend so the ‘course closed’ signs were a disappointing sight on Saturday. Still, with the field holes looking like an ice rink following the overnight freezing of Friday’s rain, there was no option but to cancel play leaving only Sunday for competitors to strut their stuff. Not […]

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Stonehaven Golf Club this week

By Alex Russon / February 15, 2022

The winter league is approaching its last knockings with just four qualifying rounds remaining before the lineup for finals day is decided. In a month’s time the top 8 individuals from the Singles section and the top 4 pairings from the two Doubles sections will find themselves competing head to head for silverware. To a […]

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Stonehaven Golf Club this week

By Alex Russon / February 7, 2022

Planned your summer holiday yet? These brutal British winters are usually a good time so to do, a few strokes of the keyboard while on Skyscanner’s site and wallop, you’re all booked up. I planned mine while sat in my freezing Stoney flat last month, but in a fit of pique, brought the break forward […]

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Stonehaven Golf Club this week

By Alex Russon / February 1, 2022

Your roving golf reporter finds himself in sunny Florida this week so this latest missive comes gilded with sunshine. It’s not warm here though, I brought the Scottish temperatures with me and Florida is now suffering its coldest week in twelve years. They can’t wait to send me back. I’m here in Boca Raton for […]

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