About Us
A Cumbrian golf course situated in a splendid location between the world renowned Lake District and the delightful Eden Valley.

The Lakeland fells provide a magnificent backdrop to this par 69 (Mens) par 72 (Ladies) golf course formed in 1890.

Located adjacent to the historic market town of Penrith, once the home of King Richard III, this lovely course offers a worthy challenge to any golfer. It also affords the welcome bonus of some of the finest views of the Lake District, including iconic mountains such as Blencathra and Helvellyn.


Andrew Sowerby - Club Professional
Andrew and Tim formed Beacon Sports Ltd and took over running the Professional shop in 2015.

Growing up in Appleby Andrew's knowledge of the local golf scene has proved invaluable in forging strong links with members and visitors. Having represented Cumbria at senior level Andrew qualified as a PGA professional in 2003 and hasn’t looked back since. Andrew’s knowledge and love of the game shines through in his enthusiasm and engaging welcome to any golfer who visits Penrith Golf club. Andrew has over 15 years of retail experience, which he puts to good use as Shop manager, you will not find any professional better placed to help with advice or an equipment purchase.



Tim Dykes - Professional
Hailing from Wales Tim qualified as a PGA professional in 2017. Having represented Wales at all levels Tim secured playing rights on the Challenge and European tour before embarking on the PGA qualification in 2014. Tim’s playing background serves as a foundation to sound teaching methods and the ability to help all players at any level. Tim’s business degree from Swansea University has seen Beacon Sports Ltd evolve to meet the changing marketplace over the last 3 years with him as Business manager.