Suffolk golf club appoints social media stars to help with marketing

Suffolk golf club appoints social media stars to help with marketing 1

🕔11:39, 5.Aug 2019

Thorpeness Golf Club and Hotel has appointed two golf fans with large social media followings to market the facility.

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Adare Manor in Ireland will host the 2026 Ryder Cup

Adare Manor in Ireland will host the 2026 Ryder Cup 3

🕔09:51, 31.Jul 2019

Adare Manor, which reopened just over a year ago, has been selected as the host of the 2026 Ryder Cup.

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Advanced PGA professional Alex Davies named as Belton Woods’ new director of golf

Advanced PGA professional Alex Davies named as Belton Woods’ new director of golf 1

🕔07:24, 31.Jul 2019

Advanced PGA professional Alex Davies, 34, has joined Belton Woods in Lincolnshire as its new director of golf.

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First two ‘Hero’s Handshakes’ awarded to incredible golf juniors

First two ‘Hero’s Handshakes’ awarded to incredible golf juniors 1

🕔05:12, 31.Jul 2019

Two incredible youngsters have received golf’s first ‘Hero’s Handshakes’ for dealing with hidden disabilities and using golf to raise funds for good causes.

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Fears grow for Glasgow’s six municipal golf courses

Fears grow for Glasgow’s six municipal golf courses 4

🕔20:17, 30.Jul 2019

Glasgow City Council has said it is seeking views on the city’s six golf courses ‘due to low usage and a substantial annual deficit’, raising fears that they might close down.

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30 primary schools in Wales to benefit from golf lessons

30 primary schools in Wales to benefit from golf lessons 0

🕔18:18, 30.Jul 2019

Children at 30 primary schools across South Wales will get the chance to learn golf and move on to join clubs, thanks to a new partnership between Wales Golf and PlaySports.

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Toro signs second agreement plan with Edgbaston Golf Club

Toro signs second agreement plan with Edgbaston Golf Club 0

🕔12:46, 30.Jul 2019

Having been at Edgbaston Golf Club for 31 years, course manager Eddie Mills knows more than anyone what’s best for the club, which is why he recently signed a second five-year agreement plan with Toro.

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Northumberland golf club planning major rebrand

Northumberland golf club planning major rebrand 3

🕔12:49, 23.Jul 2019

Wallsend Golf Club in Northumberland is hoping to embark on a major £12.5m project that will see its driving range transformed into a centre aimed at attracting new people to golf.

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Greenfee365 enters the UK golf tourist market

Greenfee365 enters the UK golf tourist market 0

🕔10:34, 23.Jul 2019

Greenfee365, the marketing company that allows golf clubs to sell their tee times directly to golfers all over the world, which has been huge in Spain, Portugal, Italy and France, is launching in the UK. 

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Scottish Water gives a tower to a golf club to help with its finances

Scottish Water gives a tower to a golf club to help with its finances 0

🕔11:33, 22.Jul 2019

Scottish Water, the body that provides water services across Scotland, has transferred the ownership of a disused tower it had been renting to Keith Golf Club, in order to help it with its finances.

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Royal Portrush’s manager to retire this autumn

Royal Portrush’s manager to retire this autumn 7

🕔10:16, 16.Jul 2019

The secretary-manager of Royal Portrush, host of the 2019 Open Championship, will retire this autumn after managing the club for an incredible 35 years.

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Fame Tate wins women’s ‘Oustanding Achievement’ for golf club turnaround

Fame Tate wins women’s ‘Oustanding Achievement’ for golf club turnaround 4

🕔16:22, 15.Jul 2019

PGA professional Fame Tate has won the ‘Oustanding Achievement’ Award at The English Women’s Awards – North for bringing a golf club back from the edge of closure.

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Analysing the swing of a ‘disruptor’

Analysing the swing of a ‘disruptor’ 0

🕔11:36, 15.Jul 2019

Following 20-year-old Matthew Wolff’s triumph at the 3M Open earlier this month, professional golf could be about to enter a watershed moment.

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How top golfers use psychology to keep calm

How top golfers use psychology to keep calm 0

🕔11:12, 15.Jul 2019

Whilst golf is already considered by many to be one of the most difficult sports on the planet, there’s much more to the game than simply managing to hit the ball where you want it to land. 

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Shahin Bani-Sadr, 28, appointed as general manager of Rowlands Castle Golf Club

Shahin Bani-Sadr, 28, appointed as general manager of Rowlands Castle Golf Club 0

🕔07:22, 15.Jul 2019

Rowlands Castle Golf Club in Hampshire has appointed Shahin Bani-Sadr as its new general manager.

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Scottish Golf awarded £15k to grow the game to women and girls

Scottish Golf awarded £15k to grow the game to women and girls 0

🕔14:45, 14.Jul 2019

The governing body for amateur golf in Scotland has received £15,360 from the Scottish government to invest in women’s and girls’ golf.

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Documentary to be made about golf club sock story

Documentary to be made about golf club sock story 5

🕔11:29, 14.Jul 2019

A story about a man who was told by a golf club to change his socks because they were too dark has gone viral – and a documentary will even be made about the incident.

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Golf clubs near Brighton under increased pressure due to housing shortage

Golf clubs near Brighton under increased pressure due to housing shortage 2

🕔16:07, 13.Jul 2019

Two golf courses in Sussex have an uncertain future following a proposed review of how a council uses its land.

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Tiger eyes Tokyo opportunity

Tiger eyes Tokyo opportunity 0

🕔16:02, 10.Jul 2019

Tiger Woods has achieved most things in golf – and a whole lot more.

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England Golf is providing insurance to golf club members

England Golf is providing insurance to golf club members 4

🕔14:11, 10.Jul 2019

Every member of a golf club affiliated to England Golf is now covered by a major new personal liability insurance policy.

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Adam Walsh named as new manager of Sunningdale Golf Club

Adam Walsh named as new manager of Sunningdale Golf Club 0

🕔13:07, 10.Jul 2019

The 32-year-old general manager of Farleigh Golf Club has been named as the new general manager of Sunningdale Golf club – one of the most prestigious job roles in golf club management.

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£200m golf resort set to lose council funding

£200m golf resort set to lose council funding 0

🕔07:24, 10.Jul 2019

A project to build one of the world’s greatest golf resorts in Merseyside has been hit by the news that Wirral Council is set to pull its funding for the scheme.

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Yeovil Golf Club reappoints Swan Golf Designs

Yeovil Golf Club reappoints Swan Golf Designs 0

🕔11:05, 7.Jul 2019

The 112-year-old Yeovil Golf Club has retained the services of Swan Golf Designs to identify an improvement schedule to be rolled out across the next decade.

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Two golf clubs planning major upgrades

Two golf clubs planning major upgrades 1

🕔10:12, 3.Jul 2019

Two golf clubs, one in Hartlepool and one in Oxfordshire, are planning major expansions, including the building of hotels on site.

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Two golf venues set to close

Two golf venues set to close 1

🕔07:55, 3.Jul 2019

A 24-hole golf club attached to a hotel in Lincolnshire and a local authority’s pitch and putt facilities in Exeter are both set to close down.

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Golf resort offers free coaching to women and girls

Golf resort offers free coaching to women and girls 1

🕔13:03, 2.Jul 2019

Five of Macdonald Hotels & Resorts’ golf venues will be offering free coaching to women and girls in the first half of July.

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Women welcomed to 275-year-old golf club for first time

Women welcomed to 275-year-old golf club for first time 8

🕔12:42, 2.Jul 2019

The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, which has its home at Muirfield, 16-time host of the Open, has invited women to become club members for the first time in its history.

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