Vandals pressure onto north-east golfing route and tear up inexperienced

Oldmeldrum Golf Club has been vandalised.

A gaggle of “senseless” pleasure riders tore up a north-east golfing route on the weekend, leaving one inexperienced badly broken.

Grounds workforce at Oldmeldrum Golfing Membership arrived on Sunday morning to arrange for the day’s motion most effective to find tyre marks around the 17th inexperienced.


Sections of turf were ripped out through the perpetrators who brought about important harm that can take a while to fix.

It’s the second one time a automotive has been pushed onto the route, which will also be accessed from an adjoining highway, however the first time anyone has taken it onto the vegetables.

Now the membership officers need to assess whether or not they are able to change the turf, or whether or not they have got to go away it to develop out.

Hamish Dingwall, membership coordinator, mentioned: “It clearly has had an affect within the temporary as a result of we now have needed to re-position the outlet.

“Nevertheless it’s extra the long-term impact it’s going to have at the floor as a result of the wear to the turf.

“We will be able to need to assess what we do within the long-term. It can be that we need to simply go away it to re-grow.

“There’s been an excellent reaction on social media since we posted in regards to the incident.

“It is vitally irritating for us and now not one thing someone needs to peer at their membership. It’s simply senseless vandalism.”

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