Entries are being welcomed for a quartet of open competitions scheduled to be played at Sandford Springs Golf Club over the course of the year.

Teams of three are invited to take part in the Ladies Bowmaker Open on May 14, with entries costing £25 per player, including a pre-round snack and two-course meal.

The men’s version of the same competition will take place on July 18, again at a cost of £25 per player.

The club’s Junior Open will be staged on August 27, with both a handicap and scratch competition taking place for players under the age of 18 on January 1, 2014.

Entry costs £20 and includes a meal.

Sandford Springs’ final open competition of the year will be the Open Pairs Competition, which is played over all 27 holes at the Kingsclere course.

Entry costs £45, including coffee and bacon rolls, a light lunch and a two-course meal.

Visit sandfordsprings.co.uk/golf/opendays for more information or to enter any of the competitions.