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Corporate Golf Day At The Mere Resort

‘Putt’ Your Best Team Forward! When planning a corporate teambuilding day, client gathering or business outing, you want something that will get the conversations flowing, the people interacting and leave your invite list suitably impressed! What better way to enjoy the summer sun in the heart of the Cheshire countryside, than with a Corporate golf […]

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The Mere Resort Awarded For Excellence

The Mere Resort Awarded For Excellence Our passion for world class customer service means that we strive to ensure each and every Mere guest has an exceptional experience with us. We take customer feedback very seriously, and use online reviews (good and bad!) to develop our teams, processes and services across all departments of our […]

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Celebrations Of Life at The Mere Resort

Celebrations Of Life Losing a loved one is a stressful experience, and a time when you need space to gather your thoughts, spend time with family and grieve your loss. Planning a suitable event to mark the death of a friend or family member takes considerable time and planning that you may not feel capable […]

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The Mere Resort Summer Golf Promotions

The Mere Resort Summer Golf Promotions Twilight Tee Wind down from a long day with nine holes of twilight golf, followed by a delicious three course dinner. £55.00 per person Includes complimentary MERE gift pack! Golf: 5.00-7.00pm Dinner: 7.30pm – 9.30pm Sun to Thurs, 7.30pm – 10.00pm (last orders 9.45pm) Fri & Sat   Golfer’s […]

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The Mere Resort Boodles Tennis

Game, Set… Mere, With The Boodles Tennis Our Executive Corporate Hospitality Event team served an ace for the Boodles Tennis, known as ‘the’ Wimbledon of The North’ this weekend. As the heatwave came into full force, we transformed our tennis courts with a grand marquee, for a three day garden party to celebrate the tennis […]

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Petwood Hotel

Petwood Hotel Welcome to a Unique Lincolnshire Hotel With a glorious setting and rich heritage, Petwood is a country hotel with a difference. Ideally situated for short breaks near Lincoln, guests love the Petwood’s friendly service, cosy rooms and splendid thirty acres of grounds. They also love our fine locally-sourced food and a superb range of […]

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Weddings at Gatton Manor

Weddings at Gatton Manor Nestled in over 200 acres of stunning Surrey countryside, our setting is a powerful draw. Make your way down the long winding driveway and you will discover an 18th century manor house overlooking a fountain and lake surrounded by the beauty of the Surrey Hills. Within the grounds are original Victorian […]

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Premium Golf

  Golf is too full of shoulds.  Suggestions from those who assume that all golfers play the game for the same reason. At Premium Golf, however, we believe that golf should be played for whatever reason you choose. After all, if it isn’t your living, then it’s your hobby, your pastime, your passion. We look at golf […]

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Bletchingley Golf Club Weddings

Situated 5 minutes from Junction 6 of the M25, it’s the perfect Surrey venue for weddings. Let us make your dream wedding come true by offering you the perfect venue to celebrate your special day with your family and friends. From the moment you arrive, until the moment you leave, you can expect the best service from our […]

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VISITENGLAND BACKS GTE’S LOCAL APPROACH TO ENCOURAGE INBOUND TOURISM

  VISITENGLAND BACKS GTE’S LOCAL APPROACH TO ENCOURAGE INBOUND TOURISM National tourism body VisitEngland has praised the early work being done by Golf Tourism England (GTE) in its efforts to galvanise golfing venues at a local level to work together to attract more visitors. While clubs may have historically viewed others in the immediate vicinity […]

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The South Buckinghamshire Welcomes Its New Captain

The South Buckinghamshire Welcomes Its New Captain Peter Golunski, Captain of The South Buckinghamshire for 2014/15, saw his year come to an end on Saturday 28 March with his Captain’s Day being held in aid of Help for Heroes and South Bucks District Council’s Chairman’s Community Fund, the event was a great success with a […]

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ProScot Golf

ProScot Director, John Scott, knows everything there is to know about Golfing in Scotland having been an accredited PGA Professional for 30 years. During his PGA professional career, John taught at the prestigious Hartl Golf Resort in Germany, the largest of its kind in Europe. Consistent top levels of coaching, helped by his German language […]

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JOHN HARTSON KICKS OFF COLOURFUL CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

JOHN HARTSON KICKS OFF COLOURFUL CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN Celtic legend John Hartson was joined by a number of his footballing chums to kick off his new testicular cancer awareness campaign. The former striker – who fought a life-threatening battle with the disease in 2009 – teed off the ‘Know Your Balls!’ drive at his charity’s […]

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Sprowston Manor Launches Several ‘Get into Golf’ Initiatives for Females

    Sprowston Manor Launches Several ‘Get into Golf’ Initiatives for Females   Sprowston Manor, a Marriott Hotel and Country Club, has announced it is to work alongside England Golf to launch a number of new ‘Get into Golf’ initiatives, focussing solely on women and girls. With help from Lauren Spray, the Women and Girl’s […]

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WIN A GOLFBUDDY BB5 WORTH £199

WIN A GOLFBUDDY BB5 WORTH £199 Here’s a fantastic chance to lay your hands on the amazing new GolfBuddy BB5 – the world’s first golf GPS band. Worth £199, the BB5 is packed with outstanding technology from award-winning GolfBuddy, the only GPS company that provides on-foot course mapping AND no annual fees or subscriptions. BB5 […]

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Former Champions do battle for the 2015 Surrey Ladies Golf title

Former Champions do battle for the 2015 Surrey Ladies Golf title   The 2015 Surrey Ladies golf Championship was played last week on the Championship course at Walton Heath Golf Club over 3 days. The first day, Friday 10th April, was 36 holes medal competition with the best 16 scores from the field of 60 […]

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Carnoustie Primed for Prestigious Amateur Championship

  Carnoustie Primed for Prestigious Amateur Championship   For six days in June, 288 of the world’s best amateur golfers will descend upon Carnoustie for the 120th playing of the Amateur Championship. It will be the fifth time that Carnoustie has staged the prestigious R&A run event, with qualifying also taking place at neighbouring Panmure. […]

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Golfing welcome for disability sport’s Charter for Change

Golfing welcome for disability sport’s Charter for Change England Golf has welcomed a new charter which aims to grow the number of active disabled people. The Charter for Change, from the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS), outlines the key changes needed to ensure many more disabled people can reap the benefits of being active […]

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Leading female players and royalty among the first to join R&A

Leading female players and royalty among the first to join The Royal and Ancient GC of St Andrews   Princess Anne and Dame Laura Davies are two of the first females to become members of the R&A after the club overturned its 260 year ‘no ladies’ policy. Princess Anne and Dame Laura Davies were given honorary […]

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