With a dedicated team of PGA trained golf instructors here at Paultons GC, budding golfers won’t be short of professional expertise. From total beginners to elite players, we offer lessons to players of all ages and abilities. We also have a thriving junior section at the club and run coaching camps and academies throughout the year.

David Meaney

PGA Head Professional David Meaney has acquired a wealth of knowledge through multiple seminars, Master Degree in Elite Performance and ultimately, awarded the status of Fellow PGA Member. Additionally David has over 10 years of coaching and club fitting experience, deliver high quality coaching/fitting sessions to golfers of all levels. Holding ‘Head Professional’ positions at Topgolf, Bristol, Lauterhofen Germany and Taylor Made’s flagship fitting centre.

Katie Dawkins

With over 20 years of experience, Katie is passionate about helping new golfers get into the game and loves to teach her lessons out on the course. She’s also a respected magazine instructor who contributes instructional articles for the likes of Women and Golf and Tee Times magazines. Trained to coach by the likes of Tim Barter and Butch Harmon, Katie has a proven track record of helping players achieve their individual goals from professional players (European Ladies Tour and Euro Pro tour players) and top amateurs/county teams to complete beginners.

Mark Williamson

Mark has worked at the club for over 25 years. Mark’s knowledge and experience gives him the ability to coach anyone from total beginner to elite golfer. His enthusiastic and easy-to-follow, simplistic approach ensures you’ll make progress whether you’re wanting to perfect your tee shots, short game or putting.

Harriet Matthews

Harriet has a huge passion for the game and studied sport performance, specialising in golf at the University of Birmingham. She has an Applied Golf Management Studies degree and the PGA’s professional coaching qualification focusing on junior development and movement biomechanics within the golf swing. She has also won a national award for junior coaching. Harriet derives great pleasure from helping golfers develop and achieve their personal goals, whilst at the same time enhancing their enjoyment of the great game.

Josh Stock

Josh has worked for 5 years in the golfing industry, during which he completed his PGA Foundation Degree whilst working at South Winchester Golf Club, as well as gain expertise in areas such as custom fitting, retailing, coaching and more. Josh is a very keen competitor and enjoys playing in professional competitions, with his first win in 2018 at the Southwick Park Pro-Am. His enthusiastic approach and passion for improving people’s golf game make him an excellent coach for all golfers.


Encouraging golf at grass root level and welcoming families to the game is at the centre of all we do at Paultons. We run a golf programmes provide youngsters with a range of ways, both on the course and the range, to get hooked into the game. We also work closely with the Golf Foundation programme, so teaching children the benefits of the game, as well as the core values of golf.

After School and Weekend Clubs

If you’re keen drag your kids away from their screens then our after school and weekend sessions are just what you’re looking for! The sessions aim to teach the vital skills, allowing you and your children to enjoy seeing their progress through the use of a set of colour-coded levels, with the ultimate goal of getting them ready to play out on the course.