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The Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs offers all affiliated clubs the opportunity of hosting a rules evening where rules experts will demonstrate the rules in general and discuss rules situations relevant to  your local course. 

For further information please forward an enquiry form to our Rules Experts.  




President 2015

Peter A A Finnegan

Middlesbrough    Golf Club


to the Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs web site. The Union is the largest County Union affiliated to England Golf with over 190 golf clubs in the County.

The primary objectives of the Union are to:

  • further the interests of Amateur Golf.
  • assist in maintaining a uniform system of handicapping.
  • arrange a County Amateur Championship and such other Championships, Competitions and Golf Meetings as the Executive Committee, with the sanction of the Council, may from time to time decide.
  • co-operate with the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews and England Golf in all matters relating to Amateur Golf

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Yorkshire Seniors
finish third in the
National Seniors finals



Malton & Norton win Yorkshire Inter-Club Foursome Tournament


Yorkshire are the Northern County Champions for 2015 with a 14.5 to 3.5 win over Durham

Results    Report


Jamie Bower [Meltham]
wins Amateur Championship

Results     Report

Boys Amateur Championship won by Daniel Bradbury [Wakefield G.C.]

Results    Photos   

 Yorkshire disappoint in Northern Regional Qualifiers 

Results    Report  

 Bingley St. Ives win 
Team Championship

Results       Report

Alan Wright [Hessle]
wins 2015 Northern Counties Seniors



All the news


Wednesday 24th February 2016

This year's A.C.M. will be held at the Huddersfield G.C., Fixby, and all Clubs affiliated to the Y.U.G.C. are encouraged to send representatives.  As well as the formal meeting in the afternoon, when new officials are elected, and reports on the affairs of the Union are given, there is a morning meeting with some interesting presentations.
These include Health & Safety [Chris Barraclough], representatives from ON-COURSE [a charity helping wounded war heroes recover through golf], and brief Q&A sessions on Handicaps, on the County Members Association, and on the County Card scheme.


ANNUAL DINNER - 6th November 2015

This years Annual Dinner was again a splendid occasion, Pres  RA Capt 2and over 240 diners enjoyed a fine meal, in excellent company.  Speeches followed, from the President of England Golf, Nigel Evans, O.B.E., our President, Peter Finnegan, the Captain of the R & A, Gavin Caldwell, and guest speaker, Brian Newbold.     

2015 NC League Champions

Yorkshire win the 2015

Northern Counties League 

09 Joe Dean v2 - Lindrick GC

Joe Dean [Lindrick G.C.]

2015 English Amateur Champion 

2016 COUNTY CARDSCounty Card 2016 front v2

will be available March/April. Gives reduced green fees at over 1,300 clubs around England.
If your club participates, you can get a card for just £10.
Details on the County Card tab above.

Are you a County Member ?

The 2016 list of venues & dates is NOW AVAILABLE!

[click here ] to view  and get them into your diary.





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President - Peter A A Finnegan

President Elect - Jonathan L Plaxton

Hon Secretary - Keith H Dowswell

Hon Treasurer - Neil G Douglas

Hon Secretary (County Membership) - Paul Yates

           Executive & Committee Membership

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