London & Area News

Mitchell’s Bay Wants Golf Carts On Roads

Residents and business owners in Mitchell’s Bay want the right to ride golf carts on area public roads. Terrence Meechem of Chatham says he has gathered more than 300 signatures on a petition to be presented to Chatham-Kent council on Monday. Ontario law, however, keeps golf carts off public roads. But Meechem says they’re a […]

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Iron Creek Pro Playing 42,650 Yards For Charity

Johann Kinting, director of junior golf at Iron Creek Country Club (formerly Pleasant Valley Golf Club) east of St. Thomas, is hitting balls 42,650 yards at his club’s range for charity. The September 4 fundraiser will benefit Pearce Williams Summer Camp near Iona. Kinting estimates he’ll take up to 180 strokes to cover the distance […]

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Senior Ryder Cup Adds Six Member Clubs

Gene Gordon, President of the Senior Ryder Cup (, Canada’s largest senior men’s team golf competition, announced that the SRC Board have approved the addition of six new member clubs. That brings the total number of clubs to 158 – all competing for the Art Stead SRC Championship trophy in 2021. There are four new […]

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