Wednesday 23 April 2014

News

Historic clubs agree joint memberships

Two golf clubs built before World War One have formed a joint membership deal in a bid to bring new golfers to their venues and retain existing members.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

STRI’s Trueness Meter wins technology award

The STRI has won the ‘Best use of Technology by a Governing Body’ award at the inaugural Sports Technology Awards at The Brewery in London.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Ryder Cup golf course to tour care homes

A mini golf course is going to be sent on a tour of care homes in central Scotland as part of preparations for this year’s Ryder Cup.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Full extent of flooding damage revealed

The full extent of the damage and the recovery of the flooding that devastated several golf courses throughout the British Isles this winter is now beginning to emerge.

Thursday, April 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Jailed golf club owner angry with council

The owner of Waterstock Golf Club in Oxfordshire has launched an attack on his local council for dumping waste without securing planning permission – something he was jailed for in 2012.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Thriving club opens ‘family golf course’

A ‘thriving’ golf club that has attracted juniors to its facility is about to open a nine-hole ‘family golf course’ to further boost profits.

Monday, April 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Clubs offering free golf for 2014

At least 29 golf clubs have issued some sort of free golf offer for the first time in their history since the beginning of 2014.

Friday, April 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Emma Clifford is Manager of the Year

Emma Clifford, secretary manager of West Essex Golf Club, has been named the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s (GCMA) Manager of the Year for 2014.

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Historic club makes unique free golf proposal

An historic private members’ golf club has said it will provide free coaching and free golf for children – but only if one of the world’s leading golfers opens its new junior coaching facility.

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Two more clubs to become housing estates

Two more struggling golf clubs are set to be closed down and converted into housing estates.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 1 Comment »