Historic Scottish golf club ‘saved at the 11th hour’

Historic Scottish golf club ‘saved at the 11th hour’ 1

🕔10:05, 30.Oct 2019

A 118-year-old Scottish golf club which closed down in early October has been saved.

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Another golf course suffers ‘the worst vandalism we’ve seen’

Another golf course suffers ‘the worst vandalism we’ve seen’ 1

🕔08:23, 30.Oct 2019

Vandals have ‘walked a considerable distance’ to dig up greens at Willingdon Golf Club in Sussex in what has been described as an ‘extreme’ and ‘premeditated’ attack.

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New golf courses: Dumbarnie Links to open for play in May 2020

New golf courses: Dumbarnie Links to open for play in May 2020 5

🕔06:29, 30.Oct 2019

Dumbarnie Links, Scotland’s newest links golf course, crafted by former Ryder Cup player Clive Clark, is expected to open for play on May 16, 2020.

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Henrik Stenson opens Österåker GC in Sweden

Henrik Stenson opens Österåker GC in Sweden 0

🕔04:35, 30.Oct 2019

The former Open champion, Henrik Stenson, has opened the gates of Österåker Golf Club in Sweden, the first Henrik Stenson Golf Design (HSGD) project.

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Suffolk golf club sees 25% increase in bird species

Suffolk golf club sees 25% increase in bird species 1

🕔20:14, 29.Oct 2019

Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf and Spa in Suffolk has seen a nearly 25 per cent rise in bird species that live at the venue in just eight years, according to a Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) survey.

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Arscott Golf Club awarded both GolfMark and SafeGolf recognition

Arscott Golf Club awarded both GolfMark and SafeGolf recognition 0

🕔17:17, 29.Oct 2019

A Shropshire golf club that changed its management structure last year ago has received GolfMark and SafeGolf awards from England Golf.

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Royal Mid-Surrey has now partnered with 33 international golf clubs

Royal Mid-Surrey has now partnered with 33 international golf clubs 0

🕔13:09, 29.Oct 2019

Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club has added its 33rd golf club in 15 countries to its list of clubs that it shares reciprocal playing arrangements for members with.

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Meet the PGA professional: Carl Bianco

Meet the PGA professional: Carl Bianco 0

🕔11:43, 28.Oct 2019

The head pro at Woking Golf Club in Surrey for the last 20 years talks about the challenges involved in managing a successful shop while also teaching the game and the technology he utilises.

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Northumberland golf club set for multi-million pound improvement

Northumberland golf club set for multi-million pound improvement 0

🕔12:07, 22.Oct 2019

A Northumberland golf club is set to undertake a major redevelopment project that will see the creation of 50 jobs.

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Four more golf clubs close down

Four more golf clubs close down 17

🕔11:09, 22.Oct 2019

Four golf clubs have announced they have closed or are going to close down in the last few days – meaning that at least eight have gone under in the last month.

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Meet the golf club manager: Nick Hughes

Meet the golf club manager: Nick Hughes 6

🕔08:11, 22.Oct 2019

The general manager of Cranleigh Golf & Country Club talks about the challenges involved in managing a club where golf is just one of the many health provisions on offer and why membership has grown significantly.

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In their own words: Richard Dixon

In their own words: Richard Dixon 1

🕔06:24, 22.Oct 2019

The CEO of Wales Golf talks about the potential for growth of women’s participation following the news that the AIG Women’s British Open will be held in Wales for the first time.

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Golf club and airport oppose solar farm plan due to glare from the panels

Golf club and airport oppose solar farm plan due to glare from the panels 2

🕔18:10, 21.Oct 2019

The host of this year’s Irish Open is opposing a planning application for a nearby solar farm because the glare from the panels could adversely affect golfers.

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Can a suspension pending a disciplinary investigation and hearing amount to a breach of contract?

Can a suspension pending a disciplinary investigation and hearing amount to a breach of contract? 0

🕔16:34, 17.Oct 2019

In its latest article offering legal advice to golf clubs, the National Golf Clubs’ Advisory Association (NGCAA) details that suspensions of members or employees must only be carried out when there is proper cause to do so.

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How to improve your mental golf game

How to improve your mental golf game 0

🕔16:28, 17.Oct 2019

Having proficient mental skills can lead to improvement in golf. Helena Bailey, a professional golf performance coach, shares her tips on improving your mental game.

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More than seven out of ten major winners have been older than 30

More than seven out of ten major winners have been older than 30 1

🕔13:42, 17.Oct 2019

A study on which sports allow players to enjoy more success later in their careers has found that elite level golfers enjoy greater longevity than practically any other sport can offer.

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‘Some Scottish Golf clubs are considering joining England Golf’

‘Some Scottish Golf clubs are considering joining England Golf’ 0

🕔11:32, 16.Oct 2019

A Scottish newspaper has stated that it has been claimed that some golf clubs affiliated to Scottish Golf are ‘looking into the possibility of joining England Golf’ due to a disagreement about handicapping software.

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Oxfordshire golf club closes down

Oxfordshire golf club closes down 2

🕔11:18, 16.Oct 2019

Carswell Golf Club in Oxfordshire has closed down, its captain has confirmed.

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£8.5m improvement fund opportunity for golf clubs identified

£8.5m improvement fund opportunity for golf clubs identified 0

🕔11:14, 16.Oct 2019

Ridgeway Lockers, in conjunction with Golf Finance, have identified an £8.5 million fund opportunity to help golf clubs finance a wide range of improvements both inside and outside the clubhouse.

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Crail Golfing Society to have electric car charging points installed

Crail Golfing Society to have electric car charging points installed 0

🕔10:13, 16.Oct 2019

Scottish golf clubs are to be given the opportunity to become electric vehicle charging locations following a deal that’s been agreed between Scottish Golf and a supplier.

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Meet the golf club celebrity chef: Tony Tobin

Meet the golf club celebrity chef: Tony Tobin 1

🕔07:37, 16.Oct 2019

Reigate Heath Golf Club in Surrey recently appointed Tony to oversee its food and beverage operation, and to open a restaurant. Here, he talks about his career and this new role.

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4 high-end hotels and resorts In England for golf lovers

4 high-end hotels and resorts In England for golf lovers 0

🕔11:54, 15.Oct 2019

When it comes to vacations, you as a golf lover always endeavor to discover the most astonishing places.

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Wick Golf Club receives grants to improve course and environment

Wick Golf Club receives grants to improve course and environment 0

🕔11:29, 15.Oct 2019

After receiving two grants alongside fundraising efforts from its members, Wick Golf Club in Scotland has purchased a new Toro Greensmaster TriFlex Hybrid 3420 to help improve its course and the environment.

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The first Sir Nick Faldo Signature golf course is in Vietnam

The first Sir Nick Faldo Signature golf course is in Vietnam 0

🕔10:58, 15.Oct 2019

A new category of golf courses called the ‘Sir Nick Faldo Signature’ has been created for golf courses designed by him. And the first venue to appear in it is this stunning resort in Vietnam.

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Gracie Murray receives ‘Hero’s Handshake’

Gracie Murray receives ‘Hero’s Handshake’ 0

🕔10:55, 15.Oct 2019

Gracie Murray’s first reaction when she was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in February this year was simple: How will it affect my golf?

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This is the horrendous damage vandals made to a Manchester golf course

This is the horrendous damage vandals made to a Manchester golf course 0

🕔11:16, 9.Oct 2019

Greenkeepers at a Greater Manchester golf club have been carrying out exceptional, urgent and essential work after an off-road buggy was seen performing ‘doughnuts’ on the greens.

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Royal Norwich’s manager: Golf clubs need to diversify

Royal Norwich’s manager: Golf clubs need to diversify 5

🕔10:17, 9.Oct 2019

The manager of the first royal golf club in the world to relocate has said that golf alone may no longer be sufficient for most clubs to maintain a sustainable business.

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