Piltdown GC Course Review

Piltdown GC Course Review

I try hard to avoid the ‘hidden gem’ golfing cliché. For starters, there will be countless golfers that are already well aware of the delights on offer at Piltdown Golf Club in East Sussex, and, no doubt, the lovely courses at nearby Crowborough Beacon and Royal Ashdown Forest that make up this glorious triumvirate of heathland classics. I will concede that there are better known courses around the country, but that shouldn’t (and doesn’t) detract from Piltdown’s pleasures. I’d argue that it adds to them, in fact. Here, you feel like you’re stealing…Read more …
Walton Heath Golf Club, Old Course Review

Walton Heath Golf Club, Old Course Review

There are golf clubs and then there are golf clubs, those few whose names transcend the game. Walton Heath is one. Like so many of the finer things in life, much of Walton Heath’s charm is in its glorious subtlety. But if you come as a lover of the game, an aficionado of its history and a student of golf course design, you will leave feeling truly spoiled and envying each and every member of the club. There are very few golf clubs that can match the heritage, the pedigree, the tradition, the…Read more …