British golfers are the fastest in the world

British golfers are the fastest in the world 2

🕔14:11, 29.Apr 2015

The biggest survey into the pace of play ever conducted has found that British golfers complete their rounds far more quickly than golfers from any other region on the planet.

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Here’s the top 3 things I learnt in April

Here’s the top 3 things I learnt in April 0

🕔10:27, 29.Apr 2015

From a worrying trend to replace golf courses with housing developments to the industry being happy to say that Peter Alliss is talking nonsense, Alistair Dunsmuir reviews April in golf club management.

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Hamptworth snapped up by local businessman

Hamptworth snapped up by local businessman 0

🕔11:27, 28.Apr 2015

The managing director of a business advisory company has bought Hamptworth Golf and Country Club in Wiltshire for an undisclosed sum. Carl Faulds, managing director of Portland Business and Financial Solutions, is a member at Hockley Golf Club in Hampshire

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Former GCMA president receives Gerald Micklem Award

Former GCMA president receives Gerald Micklem Award 0

🕔10:18, 27.Apr 2015

The former president of the Golf Club Managers’ Association (GCMA), David Harrison, has received the Gerald Micklem Award for his contribution to amateur golf.

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Is your in-house monthly direct debit subscription scheme now exempt from the Consumer Credit Act?

Is your in-house monthly direct debit subscription scheme now exempt from the Consumer Credit Act? 5

🕔14:35, 24.Apr 2015

Does the recent Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) change allowing some 0% instalment schemes to be unregulated mean your in-house monthly scheme is exempt from the Consumer Credit Act?

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Scottish golf clubs are marketing to Chinese tourists

Scottish golf clubs are marketing to Chinese tourists 1

🕔12:19, 23.Apr 2015

Scottish golf clubs are marketing themselves to Chinese tourists in a bid to secure a larger chunk of their huge spending power.

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Golf clubs encouraged to have AAA screenings

Golf clubs encouraged to have AAA screenings 1

🕔13:06, 22.Apr 2015

All golf clubs are being encouraged to offer Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening clinics after one provided it for 25 members, and one was found to have the condition.

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Golf Environment Awards are now open to enter

Golf Environment Awards are now open to enter 0

🕔14:55, 21.Apr 2015

The sports turf consultancy STRI has announced that the 2016 STRI Golf Environment Awards (GEA) are now open for entry.

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Vivien Saunders: Why I’m standing against David Cameron

Vivien Saunders: Why I’m standing against David Cameron 8

🕔10:44, 20.Apr 2015

Golf club owner and tax campaigner Vivien Saunders has announced that she is standing for parliament at the forthcoming election – against prime minister David Cameron in his Oxfordshire seat of Witney.

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Do you recognise this man?

Do you recognise this man? 2

🕔10:49, 17.Apr 2015

Several golf clubs have joined forces in a unique and ground breaking attempt to catch a criminal who has been stealing from their pro shops in the last few days.

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St Mellion becomes latest big name to go up for sale

St Mellion becomes latest big name to go up for sale 1

🕔10:44, 16.Apr 2015

St Mellion International Resort, one of England’s premier golf clubs, has become the latest major venue to be placed up for sale.

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This is golf in a nutshell (video)

This is golf in a nutshell (video) 0

🕔16:03, 14.Apr 2015

The makers of Family Guy have summed up the weird and wonderful sport of golf perfectly, in just 17 seconds.

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Watch the ‘inspirational’ Rory McIlroy / Tiger Woods advert

Watch the ‘inspirational’ Rory McIlroy / Tiger Woods advert 0

🕔12:08, 14.Apr 2015

Watch the latest golf advert from Nike, featuring both Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods.

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Golf club left with £100k bill after horses rampage over course

Golf club left with £100k bill after horses rampage over course 1

🕔10:07, 14.Apr 2015

Calverley Golf and Country Club in Yorkshire has been left with a £100,000 bill after several loose horses ran over the course.

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The growing trend to build housing on golf courses

The growing trend to build housing on golf courses 0

🕔10:39, 10.Apr 2015

Two more golf clubs are set to build housing on their golf courses while a further two are set to be closed down to be replaced by housing.

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Shock as Brocket Hall enters administration

Shock as Brocket Hall enters administration 4

🕔11:45, 9.Apr 2015

One of England’s premier golf clubs, Brocket Hall in Hertfordshire, has entered administration.

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Watch KPMG’s ‘glass ceilings’ advert

Watch KPMG’s ‘glass ceilings’ advert 0

🕔14:59, 8.Apr 2015

KPMG has released its first ad campaign in roughly a decade, boasting a focus on women’s leadership. It features golf stars Stacy Lewis and Phil Mickelson, with the former literally shattering a glass ceiling with the shot of her golf

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Illegal teeth whitening took place at golf club

Illegal teeth whitening took place at golf club 0

🕔10:18, 8.Apr 2015

A woman has pleaded guilty to offering illegal teeth whitening at a golf and country club in Lancashire.

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Why Peter Alliss is wrong about gender equality

Why Peter Alliss is wrong about gender equality 6

🕔10:49, 7.Apr 2015

Peter Alliss has said that gender equality has led to thousands of women giving up golf. We look at the evidence – and find a very different conclusion.

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The top 3 things I learnt about golf club management in March

The top 3 things I learnt about golf club management in March 0

🕔11:15, 2.Apr 2015

From the drought in California to HSBC saying ‘golf is at a crossroads’, March was no ordinary month for the industry

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Golf club member killed by van during round

Golf club member killed by van during round 2

🕔10:21, 2.Apr 2015

A long-term member of Chigwell Golf Club in Essex has been killed after being knocked down by a van during a round of golf.

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