Shropshire Council

Meole Brace Golf Course

Reopening of Meole Brace Golf Course

**Please bring your own Hand Sanitizer and Wipes if you can**

Meole Brace Golf Course is now open, but there are important restrictions in place to ensure the safety of our staff, local communities and visitors.

If you or someone from your household has symptoms of COVID-19, you MUST NOT visit the golf course.

Booking a Round

  • Entry to the golf course is by pre-booking only. You will not be permitted entry without a booking.  Please call Meole Brace Golf Shop on 01743 364050 to book
  • The course will open from Thursday, 14 May
  • Tee times available 8:30am – 6.00pm
  • Two balls only

Entering the Shop/Building

  • A hand sanitizer station will be in place on entry to building. You should sanitize your hands on entry to the shop/building
  • We will only all limited numbers in the golf shop, observe social distancing measures
  • You must stand 2 metres apart when queuing

In the Shop

  • Access to the shop will be via side door
  • A maximum 2 people in the shop at any one time. You must adhere to social distancing when in the shop
  • Electronic payment is preferred

On Course

  • All rakes and ball retrievers have been removed
  • Ball washers are covered up
  • Benches and bins have been removed
  • All other removable items will be removed, apart from stakes defining areas of the course

Holes and Flags

  • Flag sticks must stay in the hole. Sign on them saying please don’t touch.
  • The level of the cup has been raised. When the ball strikes the cup, you have holed out.

 Arrival and Waiting to Play

  • No trolleys or clubs will be available for hire
  • You must arrive no more than 20 minutes before your tee time
  • You must stand 2 metres apart from others not from your household when waiting to play

Whilst Playing

  • Golfers must stay a minimum of 2 metres apart when walking to the ball, searching for a ball and playing shots

After the Round

  • Social distancing is as important after the round as it is during the round. When your round is over, you must leave the course and the facility immediately so that there are no gatherings in the car park.

    If there are any gatherings, we will phone the Police who have the powers to disperse them and issue fines where necessary.

Forms of Play

  • You can play with up to one person from another household, but you must maintain social distancing rules at all times.

Bridges/crossing points on course

  • Only one person walking across the bridge at a time.

Facilities

Reopening of Meole Brace Golf Course

**Please bring your own Hand Sanitizer and Wipes if you can**

Meole Brace Golf Course is now open, but there are important restrictions in place to ensure the safety of our staff, local communities and visitors.

If you or someone from your household has symptoms of COVID-19, you MUST NOT visit the golf course.

Booking a Round

  • Entry to the golf course is by pre-booking only. You will not be permitted entry without a booking.  Please call Meole Brace Golf Shop on 01743 364050 to book
  • The course will open from Thursday, 14 May
  • Tee times available 8:30am – 6.00pm
  • Two balls only

Entering the Shop/Building

  • A hand sanitizer station will be in place on entry to building. You should sanitize your hands on entry to the shop/building
  • We will only all limited numbers in the golf shop, observe social distancing measures
  • You must stand 2 metres apart when queuing

In the Shop

  • Access to the shop will be via side door
  • A maximum 2 people in the shop at any one time. You must adhere to social distancing when in the shop
  • Electronic payment is preferred

On Course

  • All rakes and ball retrievers have been removed
  • Ball washers are covered up
  • Benches and bins have been removed
  • All other removable items will be removed, apart from stakes defining areas of the course

Holes and Flags

  • Flag sticks must stay in the hole. Sign on them saying please don’t touch.
  • The level of the cup has been raised. When the ball strikes the cup, you have holed out.

 Arrival and Waiting to Play

  • No trolleys or clubs will be available for hire
  • You must arrive no more than 20 minutes before your tee time
  • You must stand 2 metres apart from others not from your household when waiting to play

Whilst Playing

  • Golfers must stay a minimum of 2 metres apart when walking to the ball, searching for a ball and playing shots

After the Round

  • Social distancing is as important after the round as it is during the round. When your round is over, you must leave the course and the facility immediately so that there are no gatherings in the car park.

    If there are any gatherings, we will phone the Police who have the powers to disperse them and issue fines where necessary.

Forms of Play

  • You can play with up to one person from another household, but you must maintain social distancing rules at all times.

Bridges/crossing points on course

  • Only one person walking across the bridge at a time.

Facilities

  • A 12-hole parkland golf course situated within two miles of Shrewsbury town centre
  • A mature course with greens and fairways in excellent condition, varying in length from 124 yards to 400 yards, testing players of all abilities
  • Golf shop
  • Lessons available to everyone
  • Bar/cafe

Opening times

Winter (November to March)

Monday to Sunday: 8:30am to 3pm (last tee-off time)

Summer (April to October)

Monday to Sunday: 8:30am to 7pm (last tee-off time)

Prices

Booking a round

Booking of tee times can be made up to seven days in advance. Tee times are set at ten minute intervals. Please contact us to book your tee time.

Afternoon tee special

Join us for an afternoon round of golf after 1pm. Prices from £8. Phone now to book your afternoon tee time.

Contact us

  • Email: meolegc@shropshire.gov.uk
  • Phone: 01743 364050