Could golf clubs fall foul of the new FCA law?

Could golf clubs fall foul of the new FCA law?

🕔14:07, 30.Jun 2014

Article written by Fairway Credit At the beginning of this year, England Golf published the third draft of its strategic framework. Focusing on the steady decline in golf club membership – down by over 15 percent since 2007/08 for those

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Concerns grow for greenkeepers as record numbers are now in debt

Concerns grow for greenkeepers as record numbers are now in debt

🕔10:17, 30.Jun 2014

A charity that helps people who work in horticulture has said that there has been a record rise in greenkeepers with debt problems for the second year running.

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Gemini snaps up M H Systems’ assets

Gemini snaps up M H Systems’ assets

🕔19:25, 29.Jun 2014

Gemini Network Media has purchased the assets of M H Systems, one of the leading software suppliers to golf clubs, just two weeks after the company entered administration.

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HMRC finally accepts VAT ruling – but says it will restrict payments to members’ golf clubs

🕔10:18, 27.Jun 2014

HMRC has finally accepted a 2013 European Union ruling that green fees at private members’ golf clubs must be exempt from VAT – but the clubs in question will be far from happy.

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‘Ayatollah’ golf case: All clubs told to implement anti-bullying measures following ‘saucy scandal’

‘Ayatollah’ golf case: All clubs told to implement anti-bullying measures following ‘saucy scandal’

🕔11:11, 26.Jun 2014

A golf club has been rebuked by a judge for displaying ‘amazing ignorance and a total misunderstanding of bullying’ after it rejected a claim because the lady in question had not been physically hurt.

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Irish golf clubs have lost 26% of their members in the last 7 years

Irish golf clubs have lost 26% of their members in the last 7 years

🕔17:15, 25.Jun 2014

More than a quarter of all the adult members of golf clubs in the Republic of Ireland have abandoned their membership since the start of the economic downturn.

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Another month, another world famous Scottish golf course is placed up for sale

Another month, another world famous Scottish golf course is placed up for sale

🕔10:18, 25.Jun 2014

As the run up to the Ryder Cup continues, Fairmont St Andrews has become the third major Scottish golf course in the last three months to be placed up for sale.

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AGCO makes application to throw out EU VAT rebate ruling

🕔11:12, 19.Jun 2014

The Association of Golf Course Owners has applied to provide data that the ruling that VAT must not be applied to green fees was based on flawed evidence.

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This story of sexism in golf in Kenya will make you think differently about the UK

This story of sexism in golf in Kenya will make you think differently about the UK

🕔10:45, 18.Jun 2014

A golf club in Kenya is ordered by a judge to reinstate female members who were suspended for objecting to its new law that denied them the right to vote.

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Wentworth employee stole from wedding couples to help terminally ill friend

Wentworth employee stole from wedding couples to help terminally ill friend

🕔11:44, 17.Jun 2014

An employee of Wentworth Golf Club has escaped jail after she admitted stealing nearly £11,000 from its customers to help a cancer stricken friend.

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