Meet The Staff

Golf Professionals

Lee Sheldon

Our Pro Shop is run by Lee Sheldon, an Advanced PGA Professional.

Lee joined Erewash as our club professional in January 2015 and as a member of Foremost Golf, Europe’s largest golf buying group offer a large range of golf equipment, apparel and accessories from many of the top brands.

Lee and his team bring a wealth of experience with them in all areas of the profession and pride themselves in giving a first class service
In 2015, Lee was nominated for the “Breakthrough Professional of the Year” award at the Golf Industry awards in recognition of his efforts.

The Pro Shop is now a custom fitting centre where clubs can be tried, tested and fitted in our golf fit studio using flightscope (outside) or SkyTrak (inside) guaranteeing that you find the best driver, fairway, irons, wedges or golf ball for your game.

Erewash Golf Club is now a custom fitting centre for Ping, Mizuno, Titleist & Wilson staff. For more information, please call Lee or a member of his staff on 0115 9323258 ext 2 where they will be pleased to help.

Assistant Professional

Hayden Berridge

After being attached to Erewash Valley Golf Club for a few years as a playing professional, Hayden earned his playing rights through the Q school on the Europro Tour. After competing on the Europro Tour Hayden has now been given the opportunity to work with Lee to start his PGA Foundation Degree which will widen his knowledge within the golf industry.

Hayden is hoping that the experience he has gained through playing, he will be able to transfer into the coaching aspect of golf.

Green Staff

Course Manager, Darren Edwards 
Working with the Greens' Chairman, Darren has the responsibility of keeping the Golf Course in it's excellent condition.

Darren started work at Erewash as Greenkeeper in 1995 and became Course Manager in 2011.
The Greens' Staff

What a happy bunch they are!

Darren and his team have over 136 years of experience of the Golf Course, so you can be sure that they will take great pride in their work.

Pictured left to right:
Wayne Dean - Joined in 1976 - Greenkeeper's Assistant
Jim Elston - Joined in 1973 - Senior Greenkeeper
Neil Sheppard - Joined in 1984 - GreenKeeper
Adam Bartle - Joined 2011 - Greenkeeper
and newcomer Joss Walmsley - Joined in 2015 - Greenkeeper Apprentice.  Joss is also a playing member at EVGC.

The Catering Team

Catering Manager Andrew Hayward

Andrew Joined us in October of 2014, originally from
Nottingham he studied for his professional cookery and catering qualifications at West Nott's College, having spent some time in various kitchens after leaving school, Andrew has worked in a wide range of operations, from a small 80 seater Italian restaurant, through to high volume operations with both Sherwood Forest Center Parcs and later with Warner Leisure Hotels.

In his spare time Andrew can occasionally be found out on the Golf Course… more often than not looking for a wayward ball!  However, his favourite pastime is walking round the Lake District.

Andrew and his team are happy to discuss your requirements for all Golf Societies or if you wish to book the Function Room for an event.

Societies, Weddings & Birthdays a speciality!

Bar Staff

Kerrie and Phyl pictured with Catering Manager Andrew

The Club Administrators

Admin & Accounts

Caroline Baker

Caroline joined in 2014 and is mainly responsible for Accounts. Caroline deals with all the suppliers and ensures that all invoices are paid on time.

To fully embrace her role Caroline is learning to play golf!  
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We are open on the Quarry course with no restrictions. Please contact the pro shop or book online for tee times.