Shrigley Hall Team Ready For A Stunning 2018
SHRIGLEY Hall Hotel and Golf Club is looking forward to a bright and successful future with initiatives being led by their new owners Prahi.
Shrigley golf manager Tim Hudspith said: "The new owners have identified the potential and importance of driving golf to attract both the local golfing community to the venue along with society, residential and corporate groups to enjoy the facilities.
"The course is a major asset and it is a facility that requires on-going focus and attention and therefore new machinery, investment in the team, products and course aesthetics are priorities.
Shrigley team ready for action on the new machines ltr Ben Evans, James Sheard (Operations manager), Anthony Herbert (PGA pro), Tim Hudspith, Peter Cartledge
"Our new head green keeper Ben Evans has made an impact with a fresh view of the course and how it can be presented in an improved fashion for all golfers with attention to details and the most important feature being the greens.
"We have a new finish to the course with the redesigned 17th and 18th holes and improved clubhouse facilities.
"Another pleasing development is the number of exciting improvements being made in many parts of the hotel with more in the pipeline."
Evans said: "I hope we can jump-start a revival at Shrigley over the
next few years!
"It was a life changing opportunity working the US Women’s Open, Phoenix Open and at a high-end members Club- I gained much insight into how courses are managed at the highest end.
"I started work at Shrigley Hall 2013 as a gardener and would like to thank the previous HGK Paul - because without him I wouldn’t be doing the job I love today!
forward I would like to (with the help of investment from new owners)
improve the year round playability of Shrigley, with more golf-focused
green keeping practices and raising standards to meet the potential of
"It started with the appointment of Ben, who has made a significant improvement in the conditions and maintenance of the course.
"Our recent New Owners are like breath of fresh air, they are creating a positive environment within the whole Shrigley Hall complex through good management style and long-term investment planning.
"The latest example of this being the purchase of a complete new fleet of golf course maintenance equipment and at last we feel the potential for the Shrigley Hall Golf Course to become one of the top courses in Cheshire will soon be a reality."