Kevin Henley

Self-confessed golf course 'anorak' who as at June 21 has so far notched up 452 courses played worldwide. This list includes 34 of the top 50 in Scotland, 30 of top 50 in England and 3 of the top 4 in the Caribbean. Also - despite not yet playing any in the US or Eire - it includes 16 of the top 20 in GB&I and 21 of the world top 100 list.

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Sundridge Park (East) 23/09/2021

11th Kent - Best in Area
Sundridge Park is a very impressive set up with a massive (for the two courses) Clubhouse and runs like a smoothly oiled machine.Although the East is clearly the better o...

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Sundridge Park (West) 23/09/2021

20th Kent - Best in Area
The West - as the lower ranked of the two courses here - makes up a super 36 hole day out at a fantastic Club / clubhouse set up. We had no problem getting out on both ro...

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Essendon (New) 16/09/2021

29th Hertfordshire - Best in Area
Played the Old course in the morning and was yet sure whether to play the New after or not but was talked into it. Glad I was.Despite the rankings I personally feel the N...

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Essendon (Old) 16/09/2021

18th Hertfordshire - Best in Area
Played both courses yesterday after a day or two of heavy rain.The Old course was very wet underfoot and appeared to have more two days growth in most areas.An interestin...

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Secret Valley 06/09/2021

3rd Cyprus Ranking
As you will see from my reviews of Aphrodite Hills and Elea, in my opinion Secret Valley is definitely number 3 in the rankings, but don’t let that out you off as being t...

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Elea 06/09/2021

1st Cyprus Ranking
I fully concur with the ranking positions of the three listed Cypriot courses, and possibly I should have waited to review Aphrodite Hills until after I had played the ot...

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Aphrodite Hills 03/09/2021

2nd Cyprus Ranking
We played it after routine course maintenance of tining and a fairly heavy sanding on the greens which did not make it the best experience but the work has to be done, an...

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Crews Hill 19/08/2021

9th Middlesex - Best in Area
Interesting course with a nice welcome to non-members. Front nine has almost a heathland rather than parkland feel to it and the general set up and build of greens and bu...

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Theydon Bois 13/08/2021

17th Essex - Best in Area
A course very similar to others in Epping Forest but shorter and tighter than others. I am overly negative as I really don’t like short strategic tight courses anyway and...

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Toot Hill 13/08/2021

10th Essex - Best in Area
Unusual set up as it appears they are building a new Clubhouse but it isn’t, you just check in at a smart cabin but immediately you get a look at the signature water hole...

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Knebworth 02/07/2021

15th Hertfordshire - Best in Area
Played this for the second time last night, very busy as large society out but in good condition and play moved along smoothly.Impressive opening hole which - if it wasn’...

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Old Fold Manor 30/06/2021

14th Hertfordshire - Best in Area
Very nice “members’ club” course and what I saw of the facilities it all adds up to a nice place. The course has an air of quality and still mentions it’s former hosting...

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Hanbury Manor 25/06/2021

10th Hertfordshire - Best in Area
451st worldwide course played, 313th in England. Very nice experience and surroundings. Typical Marriott / DeVere quality hotel-type course and set up with some interesti...

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Carnoustie (Buddon) 17/09/2020

10th Angus & Dundee - Best in Area
A strange hybrid course extending the links with trees that the other two Carnoustie 18's are. MUCH prefer Champ and Burnside and feel this has been created to increase v...

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Hunstanton 07/09/2020

2nd Norfolk - Best in Area 28th England Ranking 69th Britain & Ireland Ranking
Tremendous traditionalist links track and Club, which I had previously visited but not played, so as a birthday treat we took ourselves round – with the dog too as they a...

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West Essex 26/08/2020

8th Essex - Best in Area
Nice parkland track with occasional views of the London skyline. Unusual short par 4 start and then a reasonably tight tree lined front nine with plenty of ups, downs and...

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Brookmans Park 26/08/2020

21st Hertfordshire - Best in Area
Very enjoyable gently undulating parkland course, not too tight - just right really, playable and fun - some very attractive trees, and some interesting and challenging h...

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