5th February 2016 marks the 125th Anniversary of the founding of The Richmond Golf Club. Throughout 2016 there will be a series of events to celebrate and mark this historic milestone in the Club’s history.
Make a note of the events and dates in your diary. Further details on each event will follow in due course.
Golf clothing and mechandise with our 125th celebration logo will soon be available from the Pro Shop.
This version of the logo will also be in used in many other places around the Club for the duration of the anniversary year.
Friday 5th February 2016 - Founders' Day Reception
A ‘black tie’ champagne reception for all Members to attend and kick off our year of celebrations. There will be champagne and canapés to enjoy before Princess Alexandra unveils one of two commissioned paintings by renowned artist, Ken Howard RA OBE.
Thursday 19th May 2016 - House of Commons Dinner
A very special ‘black tie’ dinner at the House of Commons, including a short tour of the palace of Westminster and drinks on the terrace. The event will be hosted by Zac Goldsmith and Lord Razzall and with guest speaker Bob Marshall-Andrews. Tickets will be strictly limited for this event.
Wednesday 8th & Sunday 12th June 2016 - Guest Days
We will be hosting 2 special days at the club and inviting key people from our local community to discover our Club, the clubhouse and our course. Invited guests will all have potential to become or introduce Members or to use the Club facilities in the future.
Friday 17th June 2016 - 125 Guest Golf Day
As is customary the Club will be inviting selected guests, including those from other local clubs to participate in a golf day.
Sunday 19th June 2016 - Family Fun Day
This will be a fun day for the whole family. There will be an assortment of informal golfing activities for all ages plus entertainment, music, food and drink for the whole family throughout the day.
Saturday 2nd July 2016 - Summer Ball
The 125 Summer Ball will be a very special event and an opportunity for Members and their friends to celebrate in style.
Sunday 18th September 2016 - Bluebell Planting
To leave a lasting legacy we plan to invite Members to plant Bluebells around the 17th tee area, followed by a celebration to round off our anniversary year.