Here’s the top three things I learnt while editing the magazine in January:

Here’s the top three things I learnt while editing the magazine in January:

🕔06:56, 31.Jan 2017

From flexible memberships to ‘no slow play golf’, Golf Club Management editor Alistair Dunsmuir provides his monthly round-up of the biggest stories in the industry.

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Council freezes rent of community conscious golf club

Council freezes rent of community conscious golf club

🕔17:29, 30.Jan 2017

A local authority has rewarded a golf club that has been at the heart of its community by freezing its rent for the next five years.

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How Enfield GC achieved an affordable drainage solution

How Enfield GC achieved an affordable drainage solution

🕔15:49, 30.Jan 2017

When two streams at Enfield GC overflowed, flooding both the course and nearly 200 homes, local authorities devised costly schemes to protect the venue’s neighbours. Fortunately, the club was allowed to embark on an affordable alternative drainage solution, which has achieved all its goals.

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Golf club had to pay for removal of dumped waste

Golf club had to pay for removal of dumped waste

🕔13:11, 27.Jan 2017

A Hampshire golf club has had to pay for the clearance and disposal of rubbish that was dumped by its entrance.

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Muirfield to hold second vote on women in next few days

Muirfield to hold second vote on women in next few days

🕔15:13, 26.Jan 2017

Muirfield has confirmed it is to hold its second vote on allowing women to become members in less than a year.

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Prolific burglar jailed for targeting golf clubs

Prolific burglar jailed for targeting golf clubs

🕔17:47, 24.Jan 2017

A prolific burglar who’s been linked with at least two robberies at golf clubs has been jailed for two years.

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Bromley GC becomes official ‘no slow play’ venue

Bromley GC becomes official ‘no slow play’ venue Updated

🕔06:32, 21.Jan 2017

A London golf club has become the first in the UK to be officially branded as a venue where golfers can play a round quickly.

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Sussex club to downsize and build 130 homes

Sussex club to downsize and build 130 homes

🕔14:28, 16.Jan 2017

An 18-hole Sussex golf club that has suffered ‘significant financial loss’ in recent years is set to convert to nine holes and build 130 homes in order to secure its future.

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‘Father of modern golf’ John Jacobs, dies, aged 91

‘Father of modern golf’ John Jacobs, dies, aged 91

🕔14:27, 13.Jan 2017

Golfing legend John Jacobs OBE, described as the father of modern day golf, has died at the age of 91.

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Golf club buys local hotel for £20m

Golf club buys local hotel for £20m

🕔13:25, 11.Jan 2017

A 36-hole golf club in Northamptonshire has merged with a local hotel it had previously had disputes with in order to make both businesses stronger.

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