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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5% of all air ambulance missions are to treat golfers

5% of all air ambulance missions are to treat golfers 0

🕔11:57, 28.Sep 2015

One in 20 of all missions carried out by air ambulances are to treat golfers who have usually suffered a heart attack on the course, surprising new figures reveal.

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BGL CEO ‘filled with horror’ at other clubs’ treatment of juniors

BGL CEO ‘filled with horror’ at other clubs’ treatment of juniors 1

🕔14:24, 24.Sep 2015

The chief executive of one of the UK’s most important golf groups has said he is “filled with horror” at the way some golf clubs still treat juniors.

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Children’s charity reaches out to golf clubs for one hour

Children’s charity reaches out to golf clubs for one hour 0

🕔14:57, 22.Sep 2015

The Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity is calling on every UK golf club to spend one hour raising funds for it this October.

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Is this Britain’s most environmentally friendly golf club?

Is this Britain’s most environmentally friendly golf club? 0

🕔07:26, 21.Sep 2015

Coventry Golf Club has been hailed as Britain’s most environmentally friendly golf club after it became the first in England to be re-certified to the eco GEO standard.

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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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Two more golf clubs saved from closure

Two more golf clubs saved from closure 1

🕔11:31, 17.Sep 2015

Two more golf clubs have had their futures secured despite entering severe financial difficulty.

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England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland unite to get more women into golf

England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland unite to get more women into golf 1

🕔14:38, 16.Sep 2015

The four national golf unions covering the British Isles have formed a unique partnership in a bid to get more women and girls playing golf.

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Affordable golf lessons launched in Sheffield

Affordable golf lessons launched in Sheffield 0

🕔13:50, 15.Sep 2015

An ‘easy and affordable’ scheme to teach golf to beginners has been launched across three golf clubs in Sheffield and one in Chesterfield.

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Inclusive golf course raises 500,000 euros via crowdfunding for expansion in 14 days

Inclusive golf course raises 500,000 euros via crowdfunding for expansion in 14 days 0

🕔14:29, 14.Sep 2015

An organisation that is building an inclusing golf course in Munich is raising a significant proportion of the capital via crowdfunding for what is thought to be the first time in golf history.

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These are the golf clubs that have been put up for sale in the last few months

These are the golf clubs that have been put up for sale in the last few months 7

🕔11:46, 10.Sep 2015

A raft of golf clubs have been put up for sale in the last few months, carrying on from 2014, in which more UK golf clubs were put on the market than in any other year in history.

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Is this the way to make golf quicker and more fun?

Is this the way to make golf quicker and more fun? 1

🕔10:47, 9.Sep 2015

Three UK golf clubs have taken brought in a number of ‘part skateboards, part Segways and part buggies’, which allow golfers to ‘surf fairways’ between shots, dramatically speeding up play.

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BBC TV presenter Naga Munchetty: Golf is an amazing game for women

BBC TV presenter Naga Munchetty: Golf is an amazing game for women 3

🕔16:15, 8.Sep 2015

BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty has said that finding golf has changed her life and that the sport is fantastic for women.

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UK’s first ever footgolf resort opens in the UK

UK’s first ever footgolf resort opens in the UK 2

🕔15:07, 7.Sep 2015

The seemingly unstoppable rise of footgolf in the UK has reached another milestone with an Oxfordshire venue becoming the first resort in the UK to open a course specifically for the hybrid sporting mix of football and golf.

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Man barred from being a director over fake Lee Westwood endorsement

Man barred from being a director over fake Lee Westwood endorsement 0

🕔14:05, 3.Sep 2015

A man who used images of Lee Westwood without his consent to convince 11 people to invest more than £25k each into a golf course, and then spent the money on gambling, has been barred from being a company director for 13 years.

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This Alzheimer’s carer has found solace in golf

This Alzheimer’s carer has found solace in golf 0

🕔14:16, 2.Sep 2015

A woman who cares for her husband who suffers from Alzheimer’s has found she has found mental and physical wellbeing by taking up golf.

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Former men-only golf club now has thriving ladies’ academy

Former men-only golf club now has thriving ladies’ academy 1

🕔13:46, 1.Sep 2015

A golf club that was male only just 10 years ago has set up a ladies’ golf academy that is being showcased as an example of best practice when it comes to attracting women to golf.

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