Tyneside golf clubs urged to be vigilant following extraordinary attacks

Tyneside golf clubs urged to be vigilant following extraordinary attacks

🕔11:51, 30.Jan 2015

Police are urging all golf clubs in Tyneside to be extra vigilant after a series of at least five major robberies in just the last three weeks.

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Three historic golf clubs to finally merge into one

Three historic golf clubs to finally merge into one

🕔12:11, 29.Jan 2015

Three struggling Aberdeen golf clubs that were all built in the 19th century are to have their futures secured by agreeing to merge into one facility.

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Golf club member gives £100,000 of his own money to his club

Golf club member gives £100,000 of his own money to his club

🕔12:30, 28.Jan 2015

A member of Douglas Park GC in Scotland has given one of the largest donations in history to a golf club – £100,000 – because the club needed the money.

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Middle-aged men are swapping golf for cycling

Middle-aged men are swapping golf for cycling

🕔12:04, 27.Jan 2015

A new report has found that middle-aged men are increasingly swapping golf for cycling, because cycling is seen as a more welcoming and fun activity.

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Pensioner banned from two golf clubs over homophobic comments

Pensioner banned from two golf clubs over homophobic comments

🕔12:13, 26.Jan 2015

A pensioner has been banned from two golf clubs in Dundee for a year after he made a comment to a female member of staff that has been judged as homophobic.

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HMRC set to argue that VAT payments to golf clubs must be substantially reduced

HMRC set to argue that VAT payments to golf clubs must be substantially reduced

🕔11:58, 15.Jan 2015

EXCLUSIVE: HMRC is set to argue that the amount it is due to pay private members’ golf clubs back in overpaid VAT should be reduced by at least half.

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Amazing image of a sinkhole that appeared on a Scottish golf course

Amazing image of a sinkhole that appeared on a Scottish golf course

🕔11:07, 14.Jan 2015

This is the amazing image of a 14-foot deep sinkhole that appeared on Traigh Golf Club’s course in Invernessshire in Scotland.

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Two more golf clubs close down

Two more golf clubs close down

🕔11:12, 13.Jan 2015

Two golf clubs close down for good and a third has said it will permanently shut down if a buyer is not found as problems continue for the industry.

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This cerebral palsy sufferer has had a putter invented for him by his local golf club

This cerebral palsy sufferer has had a putter invented for him by his local golf club

🕔10:59, 12.Jan 2015

Mid Sussex GC has been so determined for a man with cerebral palsy to play golf that it has invented a putter specifically for him to play the game with.

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Golf club manager awarded British Empire Medal

Golf club manager awarded British Empire Medal

🕔11:45, 8.Jan 2015

Wilma Erskine-Heggarty, the manager of Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland, has been awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) for services to golf.

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