Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club



2024 golf weekend at: Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club

  • Venue: Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club
  • Dates: Friday 9 August 2024, 2 nights
  • Accommodation: shared twin/single with supplement
  • Food: all food included (apart from Saturday lunch)
  • Golf: 3 rounds (Championship and Valley courses)
  • Cost: £286.00 share or £346.00 single (based on 12 or more attendees)
  • Additional costs: £20.00pp (cash) towards awards
  • Deposit: £50.00 due 31st Jan 2024 (PAID)
  • Final payment: 1st May 2024 (PAID)
  • Payment details: Same as your society day payments, ID BACs payment “WENSUM [your name]”


  • Fri 9 Aug from 10.00 Breakfast @ La Hogue (res: N Stevenson): www.lahogue.co.uk/farm-cafe
    Chippenham, nr Newmarket Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 5PZ Google map
    (approx journey times: Canterbury-Newmarket 2hrs, Newmarket-Wensum 1hr)
  • Fri 9 Aug from 13:32 18 holes on Wensum (Friday skipper Andy Oxberry)
  • Fri 9 Aug from 14:00 Check-in at Wensum Valley Hotel for 2 nights
  • Fri 9 Aug 20:00 Dinner at The Valley Restaurant, table d’hote menu
  • Sat 10 Aug from 7.00 to 9.30 Breakfast at The Valley Restaurant
  • Sat 10 Aug from 10:32 18 holes on Valley (Saturday skipper Gareth Venables)
  • Sat 10 Aug 19.00 Dinner at The Valley Restaurant, table d’hote menu
  • Sun 11 Aug from 7.00 to 9.30 Breakfast at The Valley Restaurant
  • Sun 11 Aug by 11:00 Check-out of Wensum Valley Hotel
  • Sun 11 Aug from 10:36 18 holes on Wensum (Sunday skipper Karl Robson)


GROUPS: Over the coming weeks Nigel will be putting together playing groups for the 3 rounds. Friday’s groups will be roughly based on your travelling arrangements, ie: Nigel is travelling with Dave Gregory so Nigel and Dave will play round 1 together. Sat/Sun will be random grouping

BUGGIES: Nigel is in contact with the pro shop, so IF YOU REQUIRE A BUGGY over the weekend let me know NOW so he can pair buggy bitches. DO NOT BOOK BUGGIES DIRECTLY YOURSELF – Pay on pickup

PRIZES: Please pay Kev Mullins £20 CASH pp on arrival to cover all prizes for all 3 rounds inc NPs, LD, LDA, Fri/Sat/Sun winners/runners up and wooden spoons plus the overall winner (most total points). 2s Club/Sweepstake per day: Skipper on the day will be organising the 2s Club/Sweepstake, the £2/day for the 2s Club/Sweepstake will be part of your £20 so no additional cash payment required.

FORMAT: Stableford/yellow tees all 3 days using your EG App HC (or society HC). Make sure your card is signed and verified by your marker and handed to the skipper.

SKIPPERS: There will be a different skipper each day responsible for issuing/collecting cards/presentations/fines

  • Friday: Andy Oxberry
  • Saturday: Gareth Venerbles
  • Sunday: Karl Robson

FINES: There will be a fines committee with all fines going to Ethan’s charity – lost balls (£1), bunker shots (50p), swearing (£1), card errors (50p/error), being a dick head (£1) etc. max £5pp/day

Fines to date

  • 💙Gareth – online abuse £1

FINES COMMITTEE: Skipper on the day (00.00 to 23.59), Kevin Mullins, Chris Dawkins

PRESENTATIONS: There will be a presentation after every round and overall winners presentation Sunday

WEB PAGE: Nigel will be using this web page and the WhatsApp group to let everyone know what’s going on. If you have any special requirements or reasons that may change the itinerary LET NIGEL KNOW ASAP


Attendees (inc buggy requirements)

Single rooms @ £346.00 (less £50.00 = £296.00 to pay)

  1. Nigel Stevenson PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Sat)
  2. Paul Sequenza PAID £50.00/paid in full
  3. Ian Horsham PAID £50.00/paid in full
  4. Dave Brown PAID £50.00/paid in full
  5. Simon Fowler PAID £50.00/paid in full
  6. Mark Vinter PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Fri/Sat/Sun)
  7. Carl Bolton PAID £50.00/paid in full
  8. Dave Gregory PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Fri/Sat/Sun)
  9. Roy Coveney PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Sun)
  10. Gareth Venables PAID £50.00 💙/paid in full
  11. Andy Ransley PAID £50.00/paid in full
  12. Chris Snell PAID £50.00/paid in full
  13. Karl Robson PAID £50.00/paid in full
  14. Will Weller PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Fri/Sat/Sun)
  15. Den Turner £50.00/paid in full (buggy Sun)
  16. Micheal Iddenden £50.00/paid in full (buggy Sun)
  17. Pat Dawkins PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Fri/Sat/Sun)
  18. Chris Dawkins PAID £50.00/paid in full

Shared twin rooms @ £286.00 (less £50.00 = £236.00 to pay)

  1. Kev Mullins PAID £50.00/paid in full
    and Dave Cokely PAID £50.00/paid in full
  2. Kingsley Williams PAID £50.00/paid in full
    and Mick Bedford PAID £50.00/paid in full
  3. Kevin Oxberry PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Fri/Sat/Sun)
    and Andy Oxberry PAID £50.00/paid in full
  4. Mike Anscombe PAID £50.00/paid in full (buggy Sun)
    and Mark Sidders PAID £50.00/paid in full

Only 15 minutes away from Norwich, the Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club is a popular weekend golf break venue including a fully equipped gym, bar or relax in the luxurious spa facilities, see previous visit: st-stephens-golf.co.uk/wensum-valley

Address and Contact (Hotel)
Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club
Beech Avenue, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6HP
(Located just off the Fakenham Road (A1067) in Taverham)
Tel: 01603 261012

Golf Courses
2 courses are on offer when staying at Wensum Valley Hotel, the Wensum Championship and Valley courses.

A range of accommodation is available at Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club. 90 spacious bedrooms and suites, all of which boast en-suites, television and free WiFi

Restaurant & Bars
Bar and Valley Restaurant combine to deliver a range of dining options. Guests can enjoy the views from the Valley Restaurant and the equally good specials menu. If you require a lighter snack, the bar is open all day and benefits from two full size snookers tables, a pool table and a dartboard. Sky Sports available.

Spa & Leisure
The on-site facilities that include a leisure club, gym, swimming pool, spa bath, sauna and steam room are all open for guests to use. All equipment and facilities are of high standard, and are a perfect way to spend your time away from the golf course.