Archive | South East RSS feed for this section

‘Sleeping giant’ Chart Hills Golf Club chooses GMS as PR and marketing agency

‘Sleeping giant’ Chart Hills Golf Club chooses GMS as PR and marketing agency GMS is ready to help awaken a sleeping giant of the UK golf industry after being appointed as PR and marketing agency for Kent-based Chart Hills Golf Club. Boasting all the ingredients needed to become one of the very best golf destinations […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Canterbury Golf Club Drives into 2020

Canterbury Golf Club Drives into 2020 With a Key New Appointment & a Leap up the Kent Golf Course Rankings Canterbury Golf Club (www.canterburygolfclub.co.uk) drives in 2020 with the announcement of its latest in a series of key appointments to its management team whilst also celebrating its leap up the Kent golf course rankings. As […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Faldo’s Major Champions Invitational will feature 72 of the world’s best juniors

SEVENTY-TWO junior golfers from around the world will compete at in next week’s third edition of the Major Champions Invitational, at Arizona’s Lookout Mountain Golf Club. The players will be split into teams of four – each captained and mentored by one of 18 Major champions. England’s North East stars Jess Baker (Gosford Park Ladies) […]

Read full story Comments are closed

SkyCaddie Settles Nerves For Staysure Tour Q-School Entrants

SkyCaddie Settles Nerves For Staysure Tour Q-School Entrants Next week’s Staysure Tour Q-School in Portugal will be divided into the haves, and the have-nots. Competitors who have a SkyCaddie SX500 or SX400 GPS rangefinder will have accurate yardages to all pin positions, lay-ups, run-outs, fairway ends and hazards on the golf course – whether or […]

Read full story Comments are closed

PGA Backs British Golf Show 2020 As Tickets Go On Sale

PGA Backs British Golf Show 2020 As Tickets Go On Sale The PGA has announced its support of the British Golf Show 2020, as tickets for this year’s event go on sale. The two-day public exhibition, newly-titled The British Golf Show in association with The PGA, will take place on May 15th and 16th 2020 […]

Read full story Comments are closed

South Africa’s Freddie Tait Cup winner Jayden Schaper is Shape of Things to Come

SOUTH African Amateur Jayden Schaper chipped in at the last to end a remarkable week at the South African Open. The 18-year-old’s 13-under total left him in a share of sixth place, alongside fellow South Africans George Coetzee, Hennie du Plessis, JC Ritchie and Martin Rohwer, and the 2015 champion Andy Sullivan. But more importantly […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Forward-Thinking Littlestone Is One Of the First Golf Clubs To Support England Golf’s Women In Golf Charter

Forward-Thinking Littlestone Is One Of the First Golf Clubs To Support England Golf’s Women In Golf Charter Littlestone (www.littlestonegolfclub.org.uk) has again proved itself to be one of the most forward-thinking golf clubs in England following the announcement that it has become one of the first clubs to support England Golf’s Women in Golf Charter. Littlestone, […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Eddie Pepperell likes sound of signing for Ping, following Bubba Watson and Finau

EQUIPMENT giant Ping has announced the signing of European Tour player Eddie Pepperell on a multi-year agreement. As part of the deal, the 28-year-old from Frilford Heath GC will compete wearing a Ping hat and carry a staff bag bearing its logo, joining the likes of Tony Finau, Louis Oosthuizen, Bubba Watson and big-hitting Cameron […]

Read full story Comments are closed

BIGGA Awards shortlist for 2020 includes Gleneagles, Purdis Heath and Parkstone

FROM England’s south coast to the Perthshire hills, the finalists of the BIGGA Awards 2020 have once again shown what talented and passionate greenkeeping teams can achieve, when supported by the clubs where they work. The BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition will be taking place once again at the Harrogate Convention Centre later this month. More […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Redlibbets Golf And Country Club

Redlibbets Golf And Country Club Redlibbets Golf And Country Club is a gem nestled in 160 acres of beautiful Kent countryside. The parkland course boasts hundreds of mature beech, oak and chestnut trees and enjoys spectacular panoramic views. Thriving under new management since August 2018, Redlibbets – with easy access of the M25, M20 and […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Ramac Holdings Ltd, Owners And Operators Of Prince’s Golf Club, Acquires Chart Hills Golf Club

Ramac Holdings Ltd, Owners And Operators Of Prince’s Golf Club, Acquires Chart Hills Golf Club Prince’s Golf Club, in Sandwich Bay, Kent, has announced the acquisition of Chart Hills Golf Club by its owner and operator, Ramac Holdings Ltd, for an undisclosed fee. Chart Hills, in Biddenden, Kent, sits in the county’s High Weald area […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Bush Hill Park Golf Club Scoop Prestigious Golf Club Of The Year Award

Bush Hill Park Golf Club Scoop Prestigious Golf Club Of The Year Award This year’s 29th Club Awards took place at Doncaster Racecourse on 28th November and saw the biggest pan-sector celebrations of the very best in UK clubs. The annual event creates a unique opportunity for clubs in all sectors to come together and to celebrate […]

Read full story Comments are closed
2021 GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND WALKER CUP CAPTAIN STUART WILSON PLAYYING AGAINST THE USA AT GANTON IN 2003

Stuart Wilson will be 2021 Walker Cup captain and leads GB&I against Europe

STUART Wilson – one of Scotland’s most renowned amateur golfers – has been named as Great Britain and Ireland’s Walker Cup captain, who will try to regain the trophy from America in May 2021. The 2004 Amateur champion will begin his stint as captain of the GB&I men’s teams by leading the four Home Nations […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Sean Gay

Belfast Based Chaka Travel Expands English Presence

Belfast Based Chaka Travel Expands English Presence Sean Gay For more than two decades, Chaka Travel have been exporting the expert Irish golf knowledge to the world. From their Belfast based office, the small Chaka team have organised thousands of long-haul golf holidays around the world to destinations such as South Africa & The Middle […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Littlestone Golf Club lady captain Sheila Stirling backs The R&A Women in Golf Charter

Littlestone becomes the first Kent golf club to sign up to R&A Women in Golf Charter

LITTLESTONE Golf Club has pledged to become a beacon of equality for clubs across Kent after signing up to The R&A Women in Golf Charter. The charter is designed to develop a more inclusive culture within the game, to encourage increased participation from women and girls and to allow them to reach their full potential […]

Read full story Comments are closed
2019 Staysure Tour Order of Merit winner Phillip Price with the John Jacobs Trophy

Phillip Price claims first Staysure Order of Merit to land John Jacobs Trophy

PHILLIP Price won the John Jacobs Trophy for the first time after topping the 2019 Staysure Tour Order of Merit. Price held off his four challengers for the No. 1 spot in the final event of 2019 – the MCB Tour Championship – Mauritius. South African James Kingston was the main danger and was looking […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Woburn’s Steve Lewton at the 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying School, at Orange County Golf Club, Florida

Lewton overtaken by Lexi Thompson’s older brother in race for Korn Ferry cards

WOBURN’S Steve Lewton surrendered the lead in the third round, at the final stage of the Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying School, on Saturday. But the 36-year-old, who was runner-up to Rory McIlroy at the 2006 European Amateur Championship, is on course to take the same parth as Surrey’s Ben Taylor. The Patchesham Park member is […]

Read full story Comments are closed

European eTour allows you to take on best courses with online game leader Topgolf

THE European Tour has launched golf’s first esports series, the European eTour – which will see players taking on Topgolf’s World Golf Tour, which is played by some 20 million people online worldwide. And the best esport players in the world will get the chance to qualify for the live onsite events via an online […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Ernest Doe and Sons Ltd

Ernest Doe and Sons Ltd Ernest Doe is your ideal choice for golf buggies – we have been trading for over 120 years and have the knowledge, experience and technical service back up to support you, no matter what your machinery requirements, large or small. Contact your local sales manager for further information or to […]

Read full story Comments are closed

England Golf’s ‘Magnificent Seven’ set for Australia’s oldest championship in 2020

SEVEN members of the England Golf’s performance squads are travelling to Australia in the New Year, to kick off their 2020 amateur golf season. Five of the men’s squad and two from the women’s team are heading down under for four top-class tournaments in January. Northamptonshire County’s Ben Jones and Callum Farr, Yorkshire’s Ben Schmidt, […]

Read full story Comments are closed