Stoke Park’s owners ‘hoped to receive more than £100 million’

Stoke Park’s owners ‘hoped to receive more than £100 million’ 2

🕔16:11, 30.Apr 2021

Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Resort, which Donald Trump was reportedly once interested in buying, has been sold to an Indian billionaire for £57 million.

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Here’s three golf industry trends from April 2021

Here’s three golf industry trends from April 2021 0

🕔11:55, 30.Apr 2021

April 2021 was dominated by the return of golf in most of the UK, and initial reports suggest the surge in demand to play the game has continued.

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American Golf buys first UK golf club

American Golf buys first UK golf club 7

🕔16:13, 29.Apr 2021

Europe’s largest golf retailer, American Golf, has purchased a golf club in Cheshire for £2.7 million.

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Council set to invest in golf clubs it was set to close last year

Council set to invest in golf clubs it was set to close last year 1

🕔10:06, 29.Apr 2021

A Scottish council that was earmarking five of its eight golf clubs for closure just 14 months ago is now set to invest in all of them following the surge in popularity of the game amid the pandemic.

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Yorkshire golf club goes electric for its course machinery

Yorkshire golf club goes electric for its course machinery 0

🕔09:47, 29.Apr 2021

Dore and Totley Golf Club is the first club in South Yorkshire to take delivery of Toro’s all-electric Greensmaster eTriFlex 3370 greens mower.

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TGI Golf recognition for PGA trainees

TGI Golf recognition for PGA trainees 0

🕔09:43, 29.Apr 2021

The TGI Golf Partnership has honoured and rewarded the latest crop of PGA trainees.

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BRS Golf forms partnership with Golf Access

BRS Golf forms partnership with Golf Access 0

🕔09:30, 29.Apr 2021

Golf club technology provider, BRS Golf, has linked up with Golf Access – a unique golf format designed to provide an exciting pathway for beginners to the game.

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Two more golf clubs report antisocial behaviour

Two more golf clubs report antisocial behaviour 0

🕔07:32, 28.Apr 2021

Two golf clubs, one in Scotland and one in England, have contacted the police in the last few days due to antisocial behaviour such as the lighting of fires and destruction of property.

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The holes that will decide the 2021 Open Championship

The holes that will decide the 2021 Open Championship 0

🕔16:20, 27.Apr 2021

This summer’s Open Championship will be contested at the Royal St George’s Golf Club, which is situated right by the Kent village of Sandwich.

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A look at some of the clubs that have been investing

A look at some of the clubs that have been investing 0

🕔13:03, 27.Apr 2021

From a club rebranding to a driving range that has increased the number of professionals it employs, the growth in participation has given many golf clubs the confidence to invest in themselves.

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Irish golfers couldn’t play for 209 days

Irish golfers couldn’t play for 209 days 2

🕔07:29, 27.Apr 2021

Golf courses in the Republic of Ireland reopened this week – after being shut for 209 days out of the last just over 13 months.

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Golf club owner says he’s prepared to go to jail over business rates

Golf club owner says he’s prepared to go to jail over business rates 0

🕔07:04, 26.Apr 2021

The owner of a golf course venue in Coventry has said he is prepared to go to jail over the issue of the business rates he has to pay.

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‘The golf industry must adapt to the needs of these new members’

‘The golf industry must adapt to the needs of these new members’ 2

🕔08:20, 25.Apr 2021

Golf clubs must show flexibility and not assume the new participants will automatically keep playing at their venue, says an Irish golf club consultant.

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Why do different grass seeds produce different amounts of oxygen?

Why do different grass seeds produce different amounts of oxygen? 0

🕔12:35, 24.Apr 2021

Jayne Leyland details why different grass seeds used on UK golf courses produce different amounts of oxygen, and the impact this can have on your carbon footprint.

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US golfer leads fundraising drive for Uphall clubhouse

US golfer leads fundraising drive for Uphall clubhouse 0

🕔08:29, 24.Apr 2021

A teaching professional at a golf club in Texas is trying to raise thousands of dollars for a Scottish golf club which had its clubhouse destroyed by a fire earlier this year.

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How to use bonuses in sports betting

How to use bonuses in sports betting 0

🕔16:04, 23.Apr 2021

Golf is one of the most popular sports to bet on in online casinos, especially in the UK.

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‘We have never witnessed such a demand for golf,’ says municipal venue boss

‘We have never witnessed such a demand for golf,’ says municipal venue boss 4

🕔07:25, 23.Apr 2021

In a sign of just how popular golf currently is, a municipal golf course in Merseyside has reported that 2,500 people played at it in the first eight days after it reopened – an average of more than 310 golfers every day.

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Arsonists attack golf club less than a month after it reopened

Arsonists attack golf club less than a month after it reopened 1

🕔06:29, 22.Apr 2021

A Lancashire golf club’s clubhouse has been attacked by arsonists just a few days after it opened a refurbished balcony facility so that golfers could dine and drink outdoors.

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Club forms ‘staycation’ partnership with local hotels for 2021

Club forms ‘staycation’ partnership with local hotels for 2021 0

🕔07:11, 21.Apr 2021

A Yorkshire golf club has formed partnerships with local hotels as the demand for ‘staycation’ golf holidays is set to be strong this year.

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Municipal course caps membership numbers due to ‘unprecedented demand’

Municipal course caps membership numbers due to ‘unprecedented demand’ 3

🕔07:31, 20.Apr 2021

A leisure group that runs a municipal golf course in Scotland has capped the number of members the club has due to unprecedented demand in recent weeks.

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Golf club operator to invest in five venues

Golf club operator to invest in five venues 0

🕔07:55, 18.Apr 2021

An operator of six golf clubs in England has said it will invest, on average six figure amounts, in five of them due to the increased popularity of the game at the moment.

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Top golfers’ ‘mental health has deteriorated in the last decade’

Top golfers’ ‘mental health has deteriorated in the last decade’ 0

🕔07:48, 18.Apr 2021

Research into the mental health of leading golfers has found it is deteriorating because they are spending more time on the road.

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Meet the director of golf: Graham Chambers

Meet the director of golf: Graham Chambers 1

🕔14:12, 17.Apr 2021

The director of golf at Longhirst Hall Golf Club talks about the venue’s history from coal mine to EuroPro Tour host, the last, extraordinary, year and what the next few years might look like for the golf industry.

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Golf controversially used in Civil Service diversity training manual

Golf controversially used in Civil Service diversity training manual 0

🕔07:26, 17.Apr 2021

There are calls for the Civil Service to stop using an ‘anti-racism’ training programme for its staff, which states that golf clubs are an example of ‘privilege’.

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Hideki Matsuyama’s Masters win predicted to lead to Far East golf surge

Hideki Matsuyama’s Masters win predicted to lead to Far East golf surge 4

🕔11:47, 16.Apr 2021

There are predictions that Hideki Matsuyama’s win at the 2021 Masters will lead to a surge in popularity of the sport in Asia, particularly Japan.

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Irrigation maintenance checklist

Irrigation maintenance checklist 0

🕔09:27, 16.Apr 2021

Robert Jackson explores how an irrigation system can be maintained in a cost and time effective manner, ensuring it performs to an optimum level this spring and summer.

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Formby Hall and The Grove make new senior management appointments

Formby Hall and The Grove make new senior management appointments 0

🕔06:07, 15.Apr 2021

Two major English golf resorts, Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa in Liverpool and The Grove in Hertfordshire, have both made new senior managerial appointments.

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