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What's Happening at Eastbourne Downs:

Downs View Captains Report


This is my first captains report and to be honest my first thought was 'I've only been doing this a couple of weeks, what can I possibly have to say'. However, so much has happened. The AGM provided an eventful start to my year but I have been delighted by the warm response I have received from a

Captains Drive In 2008

The 2008 Centenary year for Eastbourne Downs Golf Club got under way as the new Club Captain Graham Orchard and the Juniors' Captain James Redmond took over their duties by staging their "Drive In" events. On Sunday morning over ninety Downs members were able to enjoy the enlarged locker and rece

Centenary Chairmans Report

As you are all aware 2008 is our centenary year. One hundred years of golf on the downs. Looking back over the history of the club there have been many changes. Our greenkeeper informs me there have, in fact, been four courses. Originally there was the millionaire's course, then the original course

Centenary Hickory Shaft

Saturday 21st July sees the centenary golf week kick off in fine style with a Texas scramble competition played with hickory shafted golf clubs! This will truly be a test of the golfers skill - no massive titanium head, no finely tuned shaft. Golf the way it used to be and some say the way it shoul

Past Captains Report


Sussex Amateur Course Closure