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WELCOME ......................................................................... 5 OUR COURSES ................................................................. 6 Take the Course Tour............................................ 9 Pro Shop....................................................................... 13 Tuition........................................................................... 14 Junior Academy...................................................... 17 Golfing Fun for Children............................... 18 The Dean Davis Golf Show.............................. 22 Practice Facilities................................................ 23

Membership Categories..................................... 25 Playing categories............................................... 28 Visitor Information............................................. 30 Golf Societies .......................................................... 31 Clubhouse................................................................... 32 Function Facilities................................................ 33 Corporate Membership...................................... 35 Conference Facilities.......................................... 37 How to Find Us and contact us.................. 38

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Welcome Hinksey Heights is a friendly and welcoming club close to Oxford with an array of golfing facilities to appeal to players of all abilities. We have a magnificent 18-hole Championship Course which features some stunning holes and promises a true test to even the most proficient of golfers. Described by some as ‘an inland links course’, it rewards the thinking golfer and those who like spectacular scenery, as there are some glorious views of Oxford’s dreaming spires to be enjoyed. The slightly shorter Spires Golf Course, opened by Sir Bobby Robson in July 2006, can be played as 9 or 18 holes. This course is ideal for the player with limited time to spare as the whole course can be played in less than two hours. Then there is The Par 3 Course, perfect for the beginner-golfer or for those looking to lower their handicap by sharpening up

their short game. Our teaching facilities are second to none and with our stateof-the-art equipment and training aids we feel confident we can improve the golf game of any player. Visitors and golfing societies are invited to come and enjoy our wonderful facilities. The clubhouse, with its exposed beams, is warm and comfortable as well being full of character. Enjoy a filling snack or a delicious sit-down meal and a refreshing drink while our attentive staff take care of you. We very much look forward to welcoming you to our very friendly club and for you to enjoy all that Hinksey Heights has on offer. Dean Davis, Director of Golf 05


Our Courses Hinksey Heights Golf Course is an undulating heath-land and links-type course. It has a series of interesting and distinctive holes that reward the thoughtful golfer, tempting boldness with the option of playing safe. Full of character, the Championship Course is testing yet fair to all standards of player. Visitors are always welcome to enjoy great golf in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with unsurpassed views of Oxford’s ‘Dreaming Spires’ and the beautiful Thames Valley. Fairways and greens encourage golfers to employ their course management skills. The course provides a challenge to match the demands of open competition, company days, or the organisers of golf societies or groups. For larger numbers of 06

players the organisers can vary difficulty by means of choice of tees, and pin placement. Stretching to 6,388 yards off the white tees, the Championship Course is perhaps too challenging for beginners, but those still learning the game should not be deterred because Hinksey Heights embraces golfers of all abilities and has other courses to meet their needs.

The Spires Course Opened in the summer of 2006 by Sir Bobby Robson this latest addition to the facilities at Hinksey Heights offers an opportunity to experience golf in this most beautiful setting. It is ideal for players who are still improving their game and might find the main course just a little too testing.


The yardages are a little more forgiving, too. The course plays to 2,547 yards for the men and 2,489 yards for the ladies all to a par 35. This is a 9-hole course, however some people opt to play it as an 18-hole course.

Par 3 Pitch and Putt Every hole on the 939 yard 9-hole Par 3 Course is designed to offer a different challenge and invites the use of a full range of irons. It is ideal for the more experienced player to hone their short game skills, which is the way good golfers become very good golfers.

The short course is also perfect for complete beginners to ‘have a go’ to see if they like the game and want to take it up after a lesson or two, all without the feeling of self-consciousness that can accompany a trip to a full course when your game and knowledge of the rules and etiquette may be in their infancy. The dress code is more relaxed on this course, too, with jeans and trainers being allowed.

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Take the Course Tour Prepare for your visit to Hinksey Heights by familiarising yourself with each hole over the coming pages and make the most of your round with our hole-by-hole guide. You can prepare yourself for the challenges that await, as well as pick up some invaluable playing tips from our Director of Golf, Dean Davis. Hole 1, 360 yards, par 4 A great opening hole, favour the left half of the fairway with your tee shot, leaving a relatively straightforward second shot in to the green.

Hole 2, 322 yards, par 4 Keep your tee shot down the left-hand side. With the green guarded by a front bunker make sure you take enough club to the two-tiered green.

Hole 3, 446 yards, par 4

hand side enabling you to attack the raised green with your second shot.

Hole 4, 177 yards, par 3 Take one more club to ensure you hit this tricky par 3. Putting down the green is fast, with a bigger swing from the right than it looks.

Hole 5, 445 yards, par 4 A testing par 4, with the heavily-guarded green necessitating accuracy with your second shot.

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Take the Course Tour continued Hole 6, 486 yards, par 5

Hole 10, 171 yards, par 3

Keeping your tee shot down the right will enable bold hitters to have a go in two! The safer option is to land short of the green, leaving an easy chip on.

Pin position is key here. Make sure you take enough club if the pin is at the back

Hole 7, 277yards, par 4 Keeping your tee shot down the right is a must. The second shot is a challenging one to a raised green.

A testing, long par 4 from the Championship tees which plays as an equally great par 5 from the yellow tees. Make sure you take enough club for your third shot.

Hole 8, 186 yards, par 3

Hole 12, 300 yards, par 4

The longest par 3 on the course demands an accurate tee shot to open up a birdie opportunity.

Careful club selection from the tee is important here. Too much club can leave you in trouble and make the second shot more challenging.

Hole 9, 516 yards, par 5 Favour the right side of the fairway on this challenging down hill par 5. Watch for the ditch that crosses the fairway. 10

Hole 11, 441 yards, par 4


Hole 13, 385 yards, par 4

Hole 16, 404 yards, par 4

Favouring the right half of the fairway will leave you with a good line to the pin. Beware of leaving your approach short.

Favour the left half of the fairway for this hole which has a slight dog-leg. Too much club can leave an awkward chip back.

Hole 14, 381 yards, par 4

Hole 17, 340 yards, par 4

Keeping your tee shot down the right side of the fairway will leave you with a challenging second shot to this small domeshaped green.

The line here is to the left of the tree, setting up a short approach shot. Big hitters can take on the challenge with their tee shot!

Hole 15, 480 yards, par 5

Hole 18, 430 yards, par 4

With out of bounds down the left, accuracy with your tee shot is a must. Big hitters can attempt to reach in two. Bunkers guard this green, so the safe option is to lay up and rely on accuracy with your wedge.

Favouring the right side of the fairway will enable you to hit home in two. Don’t be fooled by the downhill approach shot.

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Pro Shop Here at Hinksey Heights Golf Club we feel it is important to offer an all-round golfing experience, and this extends to providing you with all the best equipment and advice we can offer. Dean Davis, the Director of Golf, welcomes both members and visitors to the professional shop, where he and his team are on hand to offer their skills and expert guidance. The Golf Shop is stocked with accessories such as balls, tees and gloves and brands such as Titleist, Masters, Gel, Yes, Odyssey, Footjoy and Glenmuir. If we do not have in stock what you are looking for we are more than happy to order it in for you.

As a qualified club maker the professional can check grips and grip sizes to make sure that your clubs are suitable for your game. We also specialise in re-shafting both steel and graphite clubs. An estimated 80 per cent of golfers are playing with ill-fitted golf equipment which is costing them both distance and consistency, so why not book a half hour lesson with the pro to see if your golf equipment is holding you back.

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Tuition Dean Davis has been Resident Head Professional at Hinksey Heights Golf Club since 2003. He is a member of the European Golf Teacher Federation and is a fully-qualified Master Teaching Professional. Dean is involved in a vast amount of coaching every week with members and visitors and he has the largest Junior Golf Development Academy within Oxfordshire. He organises a very popular children’s ‘Summer Camp’ and has developed a unique new programme where children have the opportunity to learn and develop new skills and make new friends. Lady golfers are looked after as well, with regular clinics held on a Wednesday and Thursday evening which tend to start in the spring and run right through to the end of October. 14

Half-hour and hour-long individual and group lessons are available for members and non-members. There are discounted rates available for juniors and for anyone booking a package of lessons at the same time. For those already-proficient players looking for ways to lower their handicap further, there are on-course lessons available, which can vastly improve course management skills and give an invaluable insight into how a professional tackles a round of golf. The improvement seen in some pupils has been dramatic, but do not take our word for it, have a look at the Hinksey Heights website where you will see testimonials from delighted golfers who have worked with Dean.


Hinksey has an indoor teaching centre which will benefit the complete beginner as well as the advanced player. Mirrors are positioned on every wall so that your swing can be viewed from as many angles as possible. There is an indoor net complete with roof and sides so we can give you tuition as though you were outside. Video cameras are positioned around the room so the swing can be captured and played back, which makes it so much easier for the professional to show you any faults in your swing and for you to learn ways of how to correct them. In addition to video analysis, extensive use is made of some of the industry’s most popular and proven training aids such as The Explanar, which helps groove a powerful and repeatable swing, while at the same time eliminating faults.

An even newer addition is the latest state-of-the-art putting studio featuring the Quintic video analysis system. The Quintic programme records the bounce, spin rate and putting stroke as well as identifying whether the putter is a correct fit for you and its findings should lead to better results on the green. For more details, or to book a lesson call 01865 327775 (option 1).

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Junior Academy The “Tee2Green” starter centre is one of the largest and most successful in Oxfordshire and consists of three development levels. Each level is rewarded with a certificate allowing young golfers to record their achievements as they progress through the Junior Academy. Courses run on Saturdays and give young golfers the opportunity to: • Learn the game of golf • Improve their skills • Understand the rules and etiquette of the game • Achieve a good standard of golf

This is the fun and exciting new way for girls and boys to be introduced to golf and is guaranteed to give the very best possible start to learning the game we all love. What’s more, the youngsters do not have to be a member of the club to join in, nor do they need golf clubs to get started. Courses run for eight weeks and are open to all from the age of 5 to 16. For details of when the next course starts, check out the Junior Academy page on our website, www.oxford-golf.co.uk

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Golfing Fun for Children Hinksey Heights likes to use every opportunity to introduce youngsters to golf and we have a number of events which will appeal both to children and to parents looking for ways to keep their young ones amused. Our Golf Parties are suitable for children of all ages and abilities. We have all the equipment needed for a great time and our team has extensive experience of coaching children. In a nutshell: we look after everything, leaving you free to relax and we even feed them too!

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We usually allow 1½ hours for the coaching and half an hour for the food. The children’s party package includes: • 1½ hours’ golf tuition • Special present for birthday child • A golf goody bag for everyone • Party invitations to send out • Certificate for each child


Everyone has a terrific time, but don’t take our word for it, check out the photographs and testimonials on our website and see for yourself. Phone 01865 327775 for more information. In the summer we hold a very successful Summer Camp for children. This normally takes place over two weeks in August, running from Monday to Thursday. It is possible to book children in for the whole week or individual days, but do so in good time because places fill up fast. A number of times throughout the year we also host Junior Fun Days, which have also proved to be a major attraction.

Suitable for children aged 5-15 years, our Fun Days and Summer Camps are a great way for children to make new friends and learn about the game of golf. The days run from 9.30am to 2.30pm. Generally, there is one around Easter and one at the end of October, but again it is best to visit our website for confirmation of upcoming dates. Limited spaces are available, for both the Fun Days and the Summer Camps so please telephone 01865 327775 for more information or to book your child’s place.

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Practice Facilities The practice facilities at Hinksey Heights Golf Club are an excellent way to fine tune your golf swing. We have an uncovered driving range where you hit from mats in the winter and from the grass in the summer. There are many targets, including nets and markers which are positioned at various distances. This is an excellent way of practising in true golf course conditions. We have a short game area which is complete with bunker and a chipping green with several flags. The putting green, which is tiered, is very realistic to the greens on the course.

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Membership Categories If the thought of joining a lively, forward-thinking golf club with an outstanding championship course and the friendliest members imaginable appeals, then talk to us about membership at Hinksey Heights Golf Club. We currently have five-day and seven-day memberships available for both men and women. You will find our membership fees very reasonable and now is a particularly good time to become part of our club as there is currently no joining fee. Our young golfers are well looked after, we offer attractive discounts for our seven-day Cadet Membership for youngsters up to the age of 12 and an equally-appealing Junior

Membership for children between the ages of 13 and 17. Membership runs from April 1 to March 31 each year and rates are reduced pro rata for those joining later in the year. As well as the use of our course and its outstanding facilities at any time, joining brings the following additional benefits: • Ability to obtain a handicap • Play in a variety of club competitions • You receive a bag tag and a membership card • Full golf insurance for the year (excluding equipment) • Subscription to the English Golf Union and local county affiliation fees • Your guests can enjoy discounted green fees

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Membership Categories continued For those not yet ready to commit to a full membership, perhaps due to work commitments or other time constraints, we offer an alternative Points Membership. It is ideal for those who want to be a member of a golf club, allowing you to play at whatever time that suits you. For an initial minimum purchase (which includes golf insurance) you can become a member of Hinksey Heights Golf Club. Depending on the level of subscription you choose, you will be credited with either 100 points or 200 points. Points are then deducted from your allowance according to which day you play and on which course. When your points run out you simply top up with an amount which suits you best.

Membership starts from the day you join and lasts for one year from that day. Points must be redeemed in the current year and may not be transferred to another player. It is worth noting that all those choosing the Points Membership option are also entitled to free golf on our Par 3 Course, while play on the Spires Course is also free to those purchasing the 200-point membership.

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Playing Categories Part of the attraction of becoming a member of any golf club is the chance to test your competitive mettle both against your peers and players from other clubs. Those considering joining Hinksey Heights will be pleased to learn that all our sections have a programme of events throughout the year, some serious, others less so, but hopefully embracing a range of formats which will ensure there is something to appeal to everyone. Men Our men take part in the Central Sevens Golf League, organised by the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Union of Golf Clubs, with matches taking place throughout the season from the beginning of April to the end of October. The league features teams of seven playing singles and

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its endearing appeal is that it is all-encompassing and not dominated by scratch players. One member of the team may be from category one (playing handicap less than 6), but the remaining members must be selected from categories two or three (handicaps 6 to 20). The men play up to 30 cups in a variety of formats. The club championship is a 36-hole competition played over a weekend in the summer. Far less competitive are the weekly roll-ups on Tuesdays and Thursdays. There is also a roll-up on Saturday mornings.

Ladies

The ladies are keen supporters of county events such as the OLCGA Captain’s Inter-Club trophy – a team foursomes competition, consisting of three pairs, that runs throughout the season.


They have a midweek medal on a Thursday and a weekend medal as well which can take place on a Saturday or Sunday. A very sociable and friendly group, the ladies have roll-ups on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday mornings. They also play a number of cup competitions, the highlight being the Club Championship normally 36 holes played on a Saturday in the summer.

There are a number of friendly matches against other clubs played throughout the year. These feature much banter, friendly but not-too-serious rivalries and an enjoyable after-match meal. The competitive highlight for the seniors is undoubtedly the Club Championship, which takes place on a Sunday in the summer.

Seniors

The Juniors have between 10 and 15 competitions throughout the year. While not a huge section, they are a talented one and are eligible to take part in men’s events. In 2011 they entered a team in the North Division of the Oxfordshire Junior Golf League, matches taking place at weekends.

The Seniors section at Hinksey Heights is quite strong and likes nothing better than to make full use of the course at every opportunity. Their modus operandi very much revolves around enjoying the game and everything it has to offer in a relaxed and easygoing atmosphere. New members to this group do not stay strangers for very long.

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Visitor Information Visitors are always welcome at Hinksey Heights Golf Club where they can enjoy 18 holes of championship golf. It is advisable to book tee times in advance just in case course restrictions are in place on your chosen day. However during our less busy periods you can generally turn up and play. Please note the following: All visitors must report to the Pro Shop before commencing play Valid handicap certificates are not required Green fee rates for that day will apply All visitors are required to adhere to our dress code No sharing of golf clubs is allowed, except for the Par 3 Pitch & Putt Course 30

Take time to enjoy our renowned hospitality with some good honest home-cooked bar snacks along with a drink or two in our ‘19th Hole’. We would welcome all our guests to make themselves at home and make it their home club for a day! To ensure your visit runs as smoothly as possible, please take a moment to visit our website, www.oxford-golf.co.uk and read our rules on dress code.


Golf Societies With a warm welcome, a top-quality golf course, a great clubhouse and enviable location, Hinksey Heights is a perfect venue for a golf society meeting or a corporate golf outing. For large groups, we can arrange a convenient two-tee start. We can also provide shotgun starts at no extra cost. Nearest the pin, longest drive and other competitions can also be organised. After your game you can relax in our comfortable clubhouse secure in the knowledge that all your catering requirements will be dealt with. Our staff will liaise closely with you to ensure that all your expectations are met and that your meals are served promptly and efficiently.

Our Director of Golf Dean Davis and his team help on all corporate and society days to provide a smooth and enjoyable experience for all. From giving top advice to hiring trolleys and buggies, we ensure you have everything you need to get the most out of your day. Organised group coaching and group clinics are also available on corporate and society days. You could even have your guests mesmerized by the ‘King of Clubs’ Dean Davis performing his amazing Golf Trick Shot Show. For further information visit www.golftrickshotshow.com. Our location, close to Oxford, is easily accessible from around the country, by both road and rail.

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Clubhouse The delightful clubhouse at Hinksey Heights has a cosy rustic feel thanks to the exposed beams and golfing memorabilia on display. The single-storey barn is full of character, which is not surprising considering the building is more than 200 years old. Recently refurbished to a high standard, the clubhouse provides the ideal environment in which everyone using the golf courses and nature trail can relax and socialise. The clubhouse is fitted with wireless internet connection, along with a flat screen television showing all the Sky Sports channels. Changing facilities are also located in the clubhouse. Soft drinks, fine wines, great beer, including local ales and classic spirits are available to accompany the fine food on offer which ranges from hot and cold items including 32

salads in season and a range of home-made dishes. Special arrangements are made for visiting societies in order to ensure that they have the perfect day. On warmer days golfers may prefer to relax on the patio with views over the golf course and across the surrounding countryside to the historic city of Oxford. The clubhouse is ideal for societies or corporate away-days, yet intimate enough to accommodate a member’s family celebration including christenings and weddings. For further information please e-mail: admin@oxford-golf.co.uk


Function Facilities Thinking of holding a party or maybe celebrating a special occasion? If you are looking for a superior venue and first-class service, then look no further than Hinksey Heights Golf Club. With fantastic views of Oxford’s dreaming spires and fine views over the golf course, this is the perfect place for any event. We can help you celebrate in style from organising your function to just supplying the venue. We can comfortably seat 50 in the clubhouse, a comfortable and cosy beamed building which is tastefully furnished and full of character. Alternatively, if you are looking for something slightly larger, we able to accommodate 120 in a marquee we can erect alongside the clubhouse.

Birthday or retirement party, christening celebration, wedding reception, the possibilities are endless. You use your imagination to dream up an excuse to make use of our fabulous facilities and we promise you an evening that you will remember for all the right reasons. We are easy to get to, very close to the A34 ring road and with more than ample on-site parking for all your guests. For further information please e-mail admin@oxford-golf.co.uk or telephone 01865 327775.

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Pagoda Marquees for weddings, parties and events Our marquees are modern and spacious; the unique and stylish designs offer you a dramatically different choice. Versatile, attractive and affordable, in fact Just Right for any occasion! Tel | 01235 211596 Web | www.justrightmarquees.co.uk Email | info@justrightmarquees.co.uk

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KT works on location or in her studio; she covers events & conferences and specialises in portraits of artists, musicians and actors. She teams up with her husband for weddings - they blend an unobtrusive approach with a subtle formality.


Corporate Membership It is often said that more business deals are conducted on the golf course than in the meeting room. If that is true then a Corporate Membership at Hinksey Heights Golf Club will pay for itself in no time! The membership allows your company eight rounds of golf per month which is a great way to entertain clients, to say thank you by treating hard-working staff or simply to enjoy a game of golf yourself.

In addition, our corporate members receive the following benefits: Free use of the Spires and Par 3 courses after 12pm Full use of our practice facilities Equipment hire at members’ rates If the month’s allocation is used up, you can play at our members’ guest rate Discounted rates when you book your corporate day with us

Play is only available after 10am on weekdays and 11am at weekends and Bank Holidays and this type of membership does not allow you to play in club competitions nor to obtain a handicap. Businesses looking to promote themselves for a modest outlay should talk to us about sponsoring a hole, which allows your company name to be displayed on one of our tee boxes. Several hundred golfers play our course every day.

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Curtain Shop Oxford

Terma Kitchens 46 Corn Street, Witney Oxfordshire OX28 6BS Tel: 01993 703803|Fax: 01993 779810 Terma Kitchens is a local run business which has been established since 1986. Providing quality kitchens throughout Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire. Our kitchen studio is located in the market town of Witney where we have a range of contemporary, traditional kitchens on display, along with a selection of worktops including laminate, timber, corian, granite and quartz stone. We are the local dealers for Neff, DeDietrich, Teka & Kuppersbusch appliances. With sinks & taps from Blanco & Franke.

SO MUCH MORE ... ... than curtains: • Wallpaper • Blinds • Shutters • Trimmings • Fabrics • Upholstery • Design Service • Measuring & Fitting Service.

220 Banbury Rd, Summertown, Oxford, OX2 7BY Tel: 01865 553405 Email: info@thecurtainshopoxford.co.uk

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As part of our commitment to customer service we offer full project mangement of your kitchen installation. We are here to help you realise the potential of the most important room in your house, from the design and planning stages, to the installation of your new kitchen.

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Conference Facilities Our clubhouse or meeting room provide ideal facilities for conferences and meetings with the added benefit of wireless internet access. Our meeting room can comfortably seat approximately 10 people whilst the clubhouse can accommodate approximately 80 people. We can provide a wide range of business equipment including flip charts, photocopying service, lap-tops etc. Refreshments to keep you and your team alert and focused can gladly be provided, as can a buffet lunch with a variety of sandwiches and other tasty side dishes or a sit-down meal allowing you to relax and discuss the day’s salient points. Flexibility and versatility are two words we understand the meaning of and with our attentive staff on hand to deal with

any unforeseen requirements, you really cannot go wrong. If you wish to combine business with pleasure, why not book a round on the 18-hole golf course or perfect your technique on some of the other practice facilities Hinksey Heights has to offer. Or if you want to make the day truly memorable and to put your delegates at their ease, consider hiring Dean Davis, our club professional, to perform one of his amazing trick shot shows. Individually tailored packages can be provided upon request. For further information please telephone 01865 327775 or sec@oxford-golf.co.uk.

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How to Find Us and Contact us

We’re easy to find being situated on the western side of Oxford on the A34 ring road. Take the South Hinksey turn between Hinksey Hill and Botley. For satellite navigation purposes our postcode is OX1 5AB. Directions:-

By Car Hinksey Heights Golf Club is situated close to Oxford and the Cotswolds. The club is easily accessible, being in close proximity to the M40, M4 & A34. From the South take the A34 North, exiting at the South Hinksey turning between Hinksey Hill and Botley. After you take this turning follow the road round to the right and our entrance is on the left-hand side. From the North take the A34 South, exiting at the South Hinksey turning between Botley and the Boars Hill/Ring Road turning. At the roundabout bear left, go over the fly-over and our entrance is on the right-hand side.

From the airports We are equidistant from London and Birmingham airports, both being about an hour’s car journey away.

Public transport The nearest railway stations are either Oxford or Didcot. Oxford is approximately a 10-minute taxi ride away, while Didcot is 20 minutes away. 38 34

Here at Hinksey Heights Golf Club it is always a pleasure to meet new members, visitors and guests. If we can assist you with any queries or questions that you may have then please do not hesitate to get in touch. Hinksey Heights Golf Club South Hinksey, Oxford, OX1 5AB Telephone: 01865 327775 E-mail: sec@oxford-golf.co.uk Website: www.oxford-golf.co.uk

Club Hours Summer: 7.30am-9.00pm Winter: 8.00am-4.00pm


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We take care of any insurance work and because we have 20 years experience in the industry, we know you will come back to us time and again for all your painting and decorating needs. We aim to keep up our reputation of quality and finishing to a high standard, Bradford Painting and Decorating provide:

High levels of customer service

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We also specialise in period properties and we have the extensive knowledge and skills to make your property come to life with style, quality and high standards. Visit our website for a full list of other services on offer.

www.bradforddecorating.co.uk Call us today - Oxford 01865 247 752 Freephone 0500 21 19 21

Memberships available up to ÂŁ28 per month by direct debit for all inclusive memberships, no contracts needed. Special Offer ÂŁ19.75 local residents rate (OX2 Postcode) for Hinksey Heights members during 2012.

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For additional peace of mind add servicing, maintenance and tyres from just £18 per month (plus VAT). If you have any further questions, just pop into your local ŠKODA retailer or visit skoda.co.uk for more details.

For more information contact us at: Jewsons 300 Abingdon Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire 01865 242020 skodasales@ridgeway.co.uk www.jewsonskoda.co.uk

Available to business users only. *Plus VAT and initial rental. Based on ŠKODA Superb Estate 1.6 TDI CR 105PS DPF S GreenLine II: Contract hire offer based on 3 years and 10,000 miles per annum. Initial rental £705 (plus VAT) followed by 35 monthly rentals of £235 (plus VAT). 6p per mile (plus VAT) excess mileage charge. Terms and conditions apply. Further charges may be payable when the vehicle is returned. Indemnities may be required. Subject to status. Available to over 18s for vehicles ordered by 31st March 2012 from participating retailers only. Available in the United Kingdom only (excludes Channel Islands). ŠKODA Finance, Freepost ŠKODA Finance. Offers may be varied or withdrawn at any time and are subject to vehicle availability. Model shown varies from UK specification.

Official fuel consumption in mpg (litres/100km) for the ŠKODA Superb Estate GreenLine II: Urban 52.3 (5.4), Extra Urban 74.3 (3.8) Combined 64.2 (4.4). CO2 emissions for the ŠKODA Superb Estate GreenLine II: 114g/km.

Jewsons Skoda are proud to sponsor - Hinksey Heights Golf Club, South Hinksey, Oxford, OX1 5AB Telephone: 01865 327775 E-mail: sec@oxford-golf.co.uk www.oxford-golf.co.uk


Hinksey Heights Golf Club Official Brochure 2012