Greenkeeper wins the Welsh Amateur

Greenkeeper wins the Welsh Amateur 0

🕔07:39, 21.Sep 2021

A greenkeeper who works at Aldersey Green Golf Club in Cheshire has won the men’s Welsh Amateur Championship.

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Bolton golf course hopes to have 14 homes built on its land

Bolton golf course hopes to have 14 homes built on its land 1

🕔08:31, 20.Sep 2021

A golf club has become the second just in Bolton in recent weeks to announce plans to build housing on its course.

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Meet the golf club general manager: James Thomas

Meet the golf club general manager: James Thomas 1

🕔11:15, 19.Sep 2021

The head of Oakdale Golf Club talks about managing a major rise in membership in the last two years, dealing with staff self-isolating and why his club runs an innovative membership scheme.

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Another archaeological discovery is made at an English golf course

Another archaeological discovery is made at an English golf course 0

🕔09:50, 17.Sep 2021

Just a few days after it emerged that a 4,000 year old coffin containing a high status individual had been found at a golf club in Lincolnshire, two ancient kilns have been discovered in Norfolk.

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Review of the ‘Wales Golf Festival’

Review of the ‘Wales Golf Festival’ 0

🕔10:53, 16.Sep 2021

This summer Wales Golf ran a three-day festival at Parc Golf Club featuring several events, with the emphasis on fun and inclusion, in order to appeal to people of all levels of ability.

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Northumberland golf club to embark on £500k of improvements

Northumberland golf club to embark on £500k of improvements 0

🕔10:45, 16.Sep 2021

Alnwick Castle Golf Club is to invest £500,000 in itself on a new clubhouse, changing facilities and a greenkeepers’ shed, as well as course improvements, partly in order to ‘create new income streams’.

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Glenbervie Golf Club opts for the Reesink ReeAssure maintenance plan

Glenbervie Golf Club opts for the Reesink ReeAssure maintenance plan 0

🕔10:19, 16.Sep 2021

With 300 acres of grass to maintain, there was no doubt that Glenbervie Golf Club in Scotland, needed the support of the Reesink Turfcare’s ReeAssure maintenance plan.

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Merseyside golf club to undergo £20 million of improvements

Merseyside golf club to undergo £20 million of improvements 2

🕔11:23, 15.Sep 2021

An English golf club is planning to embark on major changes including the construction of a modern driving range, football pitches and a new clubhouse in order to be one of the premier venues in the north west.

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Another golf course set to be converted into housing

Another golf course set to be converted into housing 3

🕔08:38, 14.Sep 2021

A golf club in Stockport has become at least the fifth in just a month to announce that its course could be concreted over.

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Global interest as ancient coffin found at Lincolnshire golf course

Global interest as ancient coffin found at Lincolnshire golf course 1

🕔09:05, 13.Sep 2021

A 4,000-year-old coffin containing the remains of a ‘high-status individual’ has been found buried at a Lincolnshire golf course in a story that is receiving global attention. 

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Meet the PGA professional: Mike Bradley

Meet the PGA professional: Mike Bradley 0

🕔14:26, 10.Sep 2021

The head pro at Hollinwell Golf Club talks about the range of work he gets involved in, the free coaching the club offers to juniors and a playing career that included the Open Championship.

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Bespoke solutions; carpet designed for your clubhouse

Bespoke solutions; carpet designed for your clubhouse 0

🕔10:14, 10.Sep 2021

When you have a space which welcomes guests, is the hub of your membership community and is a commercial asset for the club for functions and events, you need it to create an impression.

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Two golf construction projects in Scotland restart after Covid break

Two golf construction projects in Scotland restart after Covid break 0

🕔08:59, 10.Sep 2021

Two major golf construction projects are underway in Scotland – one is the creation of a modern driving range facility and the other is the refurbishment of an existing golf club, after both were delayed by Covid.

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Golf club to invest in luxury treehouses

Golf club to invest in luxury treehouses 3

🕔10:55, 9.Sep 2021

A golf club near Durham is to build five ‘luxury treehouses’ after its initial three have proven to be a hit with attendees at weddings and other events.

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Preparing for winter

Preparing for winter 0

🕔09:48, 9.Sep 2021

With fewer daylight hours and less favourable growing conditions, the focus shifts from presentation and playability to winter maintenance and the limitation of turf damage.

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Royal Portrush to host the Open in 2025

Royal Portrush to host the Open in 2025 0

🕔11:10, 8.Sep 2021

Royal Portrush, which hosted the Open in 2019, is to do so again in 2025, providing another outstanding showcase for golf in Northern Ireland.

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Wales becomes the latest country to run a handicaps for non-members scheme

Wales becomes the latest country to run a handicaps for non-members scheme 0

🕔14:35, 7.Sep 2021

Wales Golf has said it will introduce an official handicap scheme for people who are not members of golf clubs for the first time ever.

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Golf club receives £15.95 million offer to buy its lease

Golf club receives £15.95 million offer to buy its lease 0

🕔09:05, 7.Sep 2021

A private members’ golf club near London has received an offer from its local council of just under £16 million to relinquish the lease for its land.

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Club sells two houses for over a million pounds each

Club sells two houses for over a million pounds each 2

🕔09:21, 6.Sep 2021

A golf club that is building five coastal homes that will have an asking price of more than a million pounds each has sold two before work has even started.

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Opportunity knocks. Golf needs to answer

Opportunity knocks. Golf needs to answer 0

🕔11:11, 4.Sep 2021

Golf has seen an unprecedented boom in the last 18 months but new data from BRS Golf and GolfNow shows the first sign of a slowdown. But there is good news within this.

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Thieves targeted golf clubs during first lockdown

Thieves targeted golf clubs during first lockdown 0

🕔08:59, 3.Sep 2021

A crown court has heard that a gang targeted and ram raided three golf clubs in April last year as the whole of Britain was under a coronavirus lockdown, causing extensive losses.

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Robert Bayliss retires after 43 years

Robert Bayliss retires after 43 years 0

🕔11:59, 2.Sep 2021

Robert Bayliss has retired as the head greenkeeper of Weymouth Golf Club in Dorset after an incredible 43 years serving the James Braid-designed parkland course.

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Golf club applies to stay open until 2.30am every night

Golf club applies to stay open until 2.30am every night 2

🕔11:46, 2.Sep 2021

A golf club in Nottinghamshire has said it wants to be more inclusive to its entire local community – and that’s why it is applying for a licence to stay open until 2.30am every night.

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Ian Woosnam reportedly interested in another golf club

Ian Woosnam reportedly interested in another golf club 0

🕔09:10, 1.Sep 2021

Former world number one golfer Ian Woosnam has announced his intention to save a second 18-hole golf club.

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Calls for golf to be included in the Paralympics

Calls for golf to be included in the Paralympics 8

🕔15:43, 31.Aug 2021

There are growing calls for golf to be included as a sport in the 2024 Paralympic Games.

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Golf club offers vaccinated youngsters membership opportunity

Golf club offers vaccinated youngsters membership opportunity 2

🕔10:18, 31.Aug 2021

An Oxfordshire golf club has said it will give away one free membership to a golfer aged 18 to 29 if they have been double vaccinated.

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Here’s three UK golf industry trends from August

Here’s three UK golf industry trends from August 0

🕔10:03, 31.Aug 2021

From ‘thinking outside the box’ when it comes to introducing golf to youngsters to the end of the pandemic participation boom, we look at the top golf industry trends from August 2021.

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