5 reasons why golf is in recovery
2. Northop is out of administration
The Chester golf course and country club, like many others in the UK, saw a drop in members and entered administration towards the end of last year.
However, it only remained in that state for a few days as two companies felt both its course and clubhouse were worth investing in, securing nine jobs.
Similarly, Doonbeg Golf Club in Ireland had receivers appointed to it in January. Within a month the club had found a new buyer.