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The top golf themed slot games

The top golf themed slot games 1

🕔03:16, 1.Jan 2019

Thanks to the likes of Nick Faldo and Rory McIlroy, golf has grown in popularity over the years which has led to software companies creating golf-themed slots for the masses.

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Golf club members and staff offered 50% off wine show

Golf club members and staff offered 50% off wine show 1 Updated

🕔17:02, 6.Apr 2018

Every reader of The Golf Business can attend The City Wine Show in London for 50% off the ticket price.

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London Golf Club markets itself in Canary Wharf mall

London Golf Club markets itself in Canary Wharf mall 0

🕔14:54, 19.Jun 2017

Kent-based European Tour Destination, London Golf Club, has been praised for innovative marketing by showcasing its services within London’s business district in Canary Wharf.

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Over 90% of seniors say they should get discounted membership

Over 90% of seniors say they should get discounted membership 1

🕔13:27, 17.Feb 2017

New research has found that more than 90 percent of senior golfers believe that they should get some sort of incentive or discount on golf club membership fees, while more than 80 percent of golf clubs do not offer this.

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Ethical funding body gives golf club £27k to aerate course

Ethical funding body gives golf club £27k to aerate course 1

🕔12:44, 7.Oct 2016

The not-for-profit ethical funding organisation and environmental body, SUEZ Communities Trust, has granted Ravensworth Golf Club in Gateshead £27,000 to spend on aerating its course.

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Another golf club is victim of huge fraud scam

Another golf club is victim of huge fraud scam 0

🕔12:06, 16.Aug 2016

Waterlooville Golf Club in Hampshire has also been swindled out of scores of thousands of pounds, it has been revealed.

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Toro distributor Lely sold to Royal Reesink

Toro distributor Lely sold to Royal Reesink 0 Updated

🕔06:22, 2.Aug 2016

The turfcare activities of one of the biggest companies in the UK golf club industry, Lely, have been sold to major Dutch company Royal Reesink.

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Former head of the Premier League named chairman of England Golf Partnership

Former head of the Premier League named chairman of England Golf Partnership 0

🕔10:23, 29.Mar 2016

The man who was the general secretary of the Premier League until 2015 has been appointed as the independent chairman of the England Golf Partnership, a body that’s main aim is to grow participation in golf.

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Mainstream media warns that golf is still elitist

Mainstream media warns that golf is still elitist 4

🕔13:11, 19.Feb 2016

Two of Britain’s biggest media outlets have both reported on golf’s participation problems in the last few days, as four clubs have now closed this month.

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Golf Union of Ireland treasurer: “We have reached rock bottom”

Golf Union of Ireland treasurer: “We have reached rock bottom” 0

🕔14:40, 16.Feb 2016

The Golfing Union of Ireland’s (GUI) honorary treasurer has said the country’s golf industry has reached “rock bottom” as new figures show clubs have lost more than a quarter of their members since 2010.

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Loch Lomond Golf Club ‘no longer owes its bank money’

Loch Lomond Golf Club ‘no longer owes its bank money’ 0 Updated

🕔07:45, 21.Jan 2016

One of the world’s most exclusive golf clubs, Loch Lomond, is thought to have now paid off the huge amounts it has owed to its bank.

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Two-hour golf promoted as a winter activity

Two-hour golf promoted as a winter activity 2 Updated

🕔07:18, 18.Jan 2016

The body that runs amateur golf in England is promoting nine-hole golf as an activity for people to do this winter.

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This video shows the exceptional environmental work golf clubs do

This video shows the exceptional environmental work golf clubs do 0

🕔07:10, 31.Dec 2015

Wildlife filmmaker Bertie Allison talks about his unique video that shows how golf clubs can benefit the environment

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Banker who stole thousands from golf club avoids jail

Banker who stole thousands from golf club avoids jail 1

🕔12:22, 9.Dec 2015

The former treasurer of the world’s fifth oldest golf club and a top banker has escaped jail despite embezzling thousands of pounds from Royal Musselburgh GC.

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Why the refurbishment of Sandy Lodge’s clubhouse has boosted wedding income

Why the refurbishment of Sandy Lodge’s clubhouse has boosted wedding income 0

🕔08:57, 23.Nov 2015

The refurbishment to the interior at clubhouses like Sandy Lodge didn’t just provide an upgrade to tired facilities, it created areas that have attracted revenue from the likes of wedding parties and small conferences

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Wentworth to charge £125,000 joining fee

Wentworth to charge £125,000 joining fee 3

🕔15:04, 21.Oct 2015

Wentworth Club in Surrey is to raise its joining fee from £15,000 to £125,000 amid reports that it wants to get rid of its high net worth members because they are not rich enough.

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What will the National Living Wage mean for your golf club?

What will the National Living Wage mean for your golf club? 0

🕔23:59, 18.Sep 2015

What will the National Living Wage mean for your golf club – and in particular your food and beverage operation? Food and beverage consultant Steven Brown deals with typical concerns

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No fraud investigation for Brocket Hall

No fraud investigation for Brocket Hall 0

🕔15:48, 14.Aug 2015

The appointed administrator of Brocket Hall, one of Britain’s premier golf clubs, has denied claims that it has uncovered evidence of dishonest practice.

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

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

🕔11:37, 31.Jul 2015

The top three things Golf Club Management editor Alistair Dunsmuir discovered about the industry in July.

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TaxPayers’ Alliance ridiculed over ‘inaccurate’ golf report

TaxPayers’ Alliance ridiculed over ‘inaccurate’ golf report 0

🕔16:08, 13.Jul 2015

The campaigning organisation the TaxPayers’ Alliance is facing ridicule after stating that local authorities were wasting public money on amenities such as golf courses – but it may have got its own figures wrong on what the councils actually own.

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Nairn loses £185k green fee VAT repayment case

Nairn loses £185k green fee VAT repayment case 4

🕔12:14, 4.Jun 2015

A private members’ golf club has lost a VAT repayment claim case about in which it called for the government to pay it back £185,000 in taxes.

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Club dealing with media storm as greenkeeper is suspended for giving water to animal sanctuary

Club dealing with media storm as greenkeeper is suspended for giving water to animal sanctuary 3

🕔10:54, 21.May 2015

A golf club is dealing with a negative publicity storm after it suspended one of its greenkeepers, after he allowed a neighbouring animal sanctuary to take some of its irrigation water in an emergency.

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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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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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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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Monte Carlo Rally represented by UK golf club managers

Monte Carlo Rally represented by UK golf club managers 0

🕔07:21, 26.Feb 2015

A group of golf club managers have taken part in this year’s Monte Carlo Rally.

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