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Here’s the top three things I learnt about the golf industry in the last month

Here’s the top three things I learnt about the golf industry in the last month 1

🕔07:56, 1.Jan 2016

Here’s the top three things Alistair Dunsmuir learnt about the golf industry in December 2015.

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Leading cricket figure Nick Pink named CEO of England Golf

Leading cricket figure Nick Pink named CEO of England Golf 0

🕔12:33, 22.Dec 2015

The European manager for the International Cricket Council (ICC), Nick Pink, has been named the new CEO of England Golf.

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The top 40 trends of 2015

The top 40 trends of 2015 5 Updated

🕔06:42, 22.Dec 2015

What were the top 40 trends of 2015 in the golf industry?

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Another two golf clubs allow women to join them

Another two golf clubs allow women to join them 4

🕔12:15, 10.Dec 2015

Two more historic golf clubs have decided to end their men-only membership policies and allow women to become members for the first time.

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Tribunal finds in favour of private golf clubs in major VAT hearing

Tribunal finds in favour of private golf clubs in major VAT hearing 0

🕔11:27, 8.Dec 2015

The First Tier Tribunal has spectacularly found largely in favour of private members’ golf clubs about the repayment of VAT on green fees, in a landmark ruling.

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160 golf clubs now offer footgolf

160 golf clubs now offer footgolf 5

🕔12:30, 1.Dec 2015

More than 150 UK golf clubs offer footgolf, the new sport that combines football and golf, even though it only came to the UK less than three years ago.

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Here’s the top three things I learnt about the industry in November

Here’s the top three things I learnt about the industry in November 0

🕔12:36, 30.Nov 2015

From the reaction to handicapping changes to Greg Norman’s calls to save the industry, Alistair Dunsmuir reviews the month in the golf club industry.

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HMRC agrees to pay golf clubs over VAT claims

HMRC agrees to pay golf clubs over VAT claims 0

🕔11:02, 26.Nov 2015

HMRC has agreed to pay private members’ golf clubs VAT claims over their green fees that could amount to millions of pounds. However, accountancy firm KPMG is advising clubs that if they cannot confirm that the claims comply with the latest HMRC guidance, they should do nothing for now.

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Andrew Minty is youngest ever Golf Club Manager of the Year

Andrew Minty is youngest ever Golf Club Manager of the Year 0

🕔23:09, 16.Nov 2015

The director of golf at Langland Bay Golf Club, Andrew Minty, has been named the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s (GCMA) Golf Club Manager of the Year, the most prestigious award in golf club management.

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Alex Woodward named ‘Newcomer Manager of the Year’

Alex Woodward named ‘Newcomer Manager of the Year’ 0

🕔23:01, 16.Nov 2015

The secretary manager of Boyce Hill Golf Club in Essex, Alex Woodward, has been named the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s (GCMA) Newcomer Manager of the Year.

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High Post Golf Club is the ‘Team of the Year’

High Post Golf Club is the ‘Team of the Year’ 0

🕔22:52, 16.Nov 2015

The manager, head professional and head greenkeeper of High Post Golf Club in Wiltshire have collectively been named the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s (GCMA) Team of the Year.

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This woman has just become the PGA’s first ever female director of golf

This woman has just become the PGA’s first ever female director of golf 0

🕔12:23, 10.Nov 2015

A PGA professional has become the PGA’s 51st director of golf – and the first ever woman to achieve the qualification.

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The top three things I learnt about the industry in October

The top three things I learnt about the industry in October 0 Updated

🕔07:01, 3.Nov 2015

From dress codes to gender free tees, Golf Club Management editor Alistair Dunsmuir reviews the last month in the industry.

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Golf Club Team of the Year finalist High Post Golf Club

Golf Club Team of the Year finalist High Post Golf Club 0

🕔14:19, 2.Nov 2015

Profile of Golf Club Team of the Year finalist High Post Golf Club

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Golf Club Team of the Year finalist Royal Cromer Golf Club

Golf Club Team of the Year finalist Royal Cromer Golf Club 0

🕔14:15, 2.Nov 2015

Profile of Golf Club Team of the Year finalist Royal Cromer Golf Club

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Newcomer Manager of the Year finalist Alex Woodward, Boyce Hill Golf Club

Newcomer Manager of the Year finalist Alex Woodward, Boyce Hill Golf Club 0

🕔14:12, 2.Nov 2015

Profile of Newcomer Manager of the Year finalist Alex Woodward, Boyce Hill Golf Club

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Newcomer Manager of the Year finalist Stuart Leech, Formby Golf Club

Newcomer Manager of the Year finalist Stuart Leech, Formby Golf Club 0

🕔14:09, 2.Nov 2015

Profile of Newcomer Manager of the Year finalist Stuart Leech, Formby Golf Club

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Meet the golf club Manager of the Year finalists

Meet the golf club Manager of the Year finalists 0

🕔14:19, 26.Oct 2015

Over the next two weeks we are profiling the eight finalists for the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s (GCMA) Manager of the Year awards.

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Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Allison Malham, Seaton Carew Golf Club

Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Allison Malham, Seaton Carew Golf Club 0

🕔13:00, 26.Oct 2015

Profile of Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Allison Malham, Seaton Carew Golf Club

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Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Andrew Minty, Langland Bay Golf Club

Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Andrew Minty, Langland Bay Golf Club 0

🕔12:36, 26.Oct 2015

Profile of Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Andrew Minty, Langland Bay Golf Club.

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Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Tracy Rawlinson, Warrington Golf Club

Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Tracy Rawlinson, Warrington Golf Club 3

🕔12:33, 26.Oct 2015

Profile of Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Tracy Rawlinson, Warrington Golf Club.

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Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Phil Bonsall, Piltdown Golf Club

Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Phil Bonsall, Piltdown Golf Club 0

🕔12:30, 26.Oct 2015

Profile of Golf Club Manager of the Year finalist Phil Bonsall, Piltdown Golf Club

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Another golf club to be sued by someone hit by a ball

Another golf club to be sued by someone hit by a ball 0

🕔14:06, 15.Oct 2015

A former member of the armed forces who wasn’t even playing golf is suing Alford Golf Club in Scotland after he was hit in the head by a ball.

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Carin Koch: Dress codes put women off golf

Carin Koch: Dress codes put women off golf 7

🕔15:57, 6.Oct 2015

European Solheim Cup captain Carin Koch has said that several golf clubs are missing out on thousands of female customers by having restrictive dress codes.

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

The top 3 things I learnt about golf club management in September 1 Updated

🕔01:08, 2.Oct 2015

Here are the top three things that Golf Club Management editor Alistair Dunsmuir learnt about the industry in September.

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These clubs are abandoning ladies’ tees and here’s why

These clubs are abandoning ladies’ tees and here’s why 5

🕔14:12, 1.Oct 2015

More than 30 UK golf clubs have abandoned ladies’ tees in an effort to encourage improving golfers, retain ageing players and promote social golf.

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England Golf CEO David Joy announces his resignation

England Golf CEO David Joy announces his resignation 2

🕔14:41, 28.Sep 2015

David Joy, the chief executive of England Golf, has resigned from his position to take up a new role as the CEO of British Canoeing at the start of next year.

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