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Great Britain and Ireland retains the St Andrews trophy against the Continent of Europe

Great Britain and Ireland retained the St Andrews Trophy after finishing level at 12 ½-12 ½ with the Continent of Europe at Prince’s in Kent today. Trailing their opponents 8-4 at the start of the second day, Craig Watson’s side won three of the morning foursomes matches and halved the other to reduce the Continent […]

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St. Patrick’s “green fingers” bathes Bond villain’s golf club emerald green for Ireland’s national day

St. Patrick’s “green fingers” bathes Bond villain’s golf club emerald green for Ireland’s national day One of the world’s most iconic golf clubhouses has joined a select group of some of the globe’s most recognisable landmarks that have turned green this year to celebrate St Patrick’s Day. The clubhouse at Stoke Park Country Club, Spa […]

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RYDER CUP VENUE WINS INDUSTRY ‘OSCAR’ FOR SECOND SUCCESSIVE YEAR

RYDER CUP VENUE WINS INDUSTRY ‘OSCAR’ FOR SECOND SUCCESSIVE YEAR The Celtic Manor Resort, host to the 2010 Ryder Cup, scooped one of the big prizes for the second successive year at the annual 59club golf service awards – regarded by many as the ‘Oscars’ of the golf service industry. The Newport venue was awarded […]

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Golfing Great – Dr Alister MacKenzie

Golfing Great – Dr Alister MacKenzie Alister MacKenzie (August 30, 1870 – January 6, 1934) was a British golf course architect whose course designs span four continents. Originally trained as a surgeon, MacKenzie served as a civilian doctor with the British army during the Boer War where he first became aware of the principles of […]

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CORMAC SHARVIN SIGNS WITH IMG

CORMAC SHARVIN SIGNS WITH IMG London (1st February 2016) – IMG announced today that Northern Ireland’s Cormac Sharvin has turned professional and signed with the company for worldwide management and marketing representation. The talented 23-year-old joins the professional ranks after a distinguished amateur career, which saw him rise as high as No. 14 in the […]

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Golf North Magazine UK

Golf North Magazine UK Golf North Magazine is a local golf news and lifestyle magazine for golfers in Scotland, North England and North Wales which launched in April 2015. The magazine is delivered free to golf clubs in Scotland, Cumbria, Northumberland, County Durham, Cleveland, Tyne and Wear, Yorkshire, Cheshire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and North Wales. […]

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Christy O’Connor Jnr – Ryder Cup legend and hero at the Belfry in 1989 – dies aged 67

Christy O’Connor Jnr – Ryder Cup legend and hero at the Belfry in 1989 – dies aged 67 Christy O’Connor Jnr, one of the biggest stars of Irish golf, has died. The 67-year-old from Galway was best remembered for helping Europe retain the Ryder Cup at The Belfry in 1989 when he fired a stunning shot […]

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LA MANGA CLUB SET FOR 2016 TAKE-OFF WITH NEW DUBLIN FLIGHTS

LA MANGA CLUB SET FOR 2016 TAKE-OFF WITH NEW DUBLIN FLIGHTS Golfers and sports enthusiasts across Ireland have the perfect reason to enjoy an active 2016 at the five-star La Manga Club destination resort with the impending launch of a new flight route from Dublin to Murcia. From March 27, Aer Lingus will operate four […]

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Golf South/Golf North Society Guide 2016

Golf South/Golf North Society Guide 2016 We are now working once again on the Golf South/Golf North Society Guide 2016. You can view the 2015 edition of this ever popular reference guide to golf society days in the UK by clicking here. The Golf South/Golf North Society Guide 2016 is a comprehensive publication which is produced […]

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Golf South Magazine UK

Golf South magazine UK  is your local golf news magazine for golfers in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Hertfordshire, Middlesex, Greater London, Surrey, Wiltshire, Hampshire, Gloucestershire, Dorset, Somerset and Devon. Golf South Magazine UK also covers local golf news from other counties in the South of England including regular features on Kent, Sussex, Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire, Cornwall, […]

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Open Championship to be staged at Royal Portrush in 2019

Open Championship to be staged at Royal Portrush in 2019 Royal Portrush Golf Club will host the 2019 Open Championship, with the event returning to the Northern Ireland venue for the first time in 68 years. Organiser the Royal & Ancient said last year that Royal Portrush would host the event, and on Tuesday it […]

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Home countries unite to drive women’s golf

Home countries unite to drive women’s golf A nationwide drive – coinciding with the build-up to the Solheim Cup – is underway to get more women and girls playing golf in Great Britain and Ireland. As the top women professionals of Europe and the USA prepare to do battle this weekend, golf’s governing bodies in […]

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Golf Breaks Scotland

Golf Breaks Scotland Golf Breaks in Scotland are extremely popular and there are a variety of courses to choose from as well as top class golf hotels, golf guest houses, golf bed and breakfasts and golf self catering. For more information on Golf Breaks in Scotland visit www.golfsouth.co.uk

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Irish Open: Soren Kjeldsen wins at first play-off hole

Irish Open: Soren Kjeldsen wins at first play-off hole from BBC Golf Dubai Duty Free Irish Open fourth round leaderboard -2 S Kjeldsen (Den) (won in play-off), E Pepperell (Eng), B Wiesberger (Aut); -1 R Cabrera-Bello (Sp), T Hatton (Eng); Par D Willett (Eng), A Sullivan (Eng); +1 M Kieffer (Ger), M Fitzpatrick (Eng); Selected […]

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Rory McIlroy wins WGC Match Play by beating Gary Woodland from BBC Golf

Rory McIlroy wins WGC Match Play by beating Gary Woodland from BBC Golf Rory McIlroy won his first WGC Match Play title with a 4&2 victory over America’s Gary Woodland. The world number one shook off a nervy start with the putter to move clear with a string of birdies on the front nine. Woodland […]

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Dromoland Castle

  Golf Brochure Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club has undergone an amazing transformation over the past three years, thanks to an investment of €5 million by our owners. The project, undertaken by the late world renowned, Irish golfing legend, J.B. Carr and one of golf’s great golf course architects, Ron Kirby, has produced dramatic […]

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Dingle Golf Links

Nestled on the edge of Ireland’s dramatic southwest coastline, Dingle Golf Links is a very special place to visit. For many it is the truly special people of the Dingle Peninsula that make their time here so memorable. For others the quite breathtaking scenery of the peninsula revealing as it does its hidden bays, small […]

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Scotland’s Golf Coast

Scotland’s Golf Coast Scotland’s Golf Coast is an alliance of golf courses and accommodation providers in East Lothian with the aim of attracting visitors to not only play our 22 courses but to stay and enjoy this corner of Scotland.  

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IRISH OPEN VENUE PROVING A MAJOR ATTRACTION FOR GOLF’S TOP STARS

IRISH OPEN VENUE PROVING A MAJOR ATTRACTION FOR GOLF’S TOP STARS February 25, 2015 One of the strongest fields in Irish Open history including world number one Rory McIlroy and new European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke is set to compete at this year’s event as the tournament prepares to return to the world-famous links […]

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Darren Clarke named Europe’s Ryder Cup captain for 2016

Darren Clarke named Europe’s Ryder Cup captain for 2016 Northern Ireland’s Darren Clarke has been chosen as Europe’s Ryder Cup captain for the 2016 tournament at Hazeltine, USA. A five-man panel selected the 46-year-old ahead of Spain’s Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn of Denmark. Clarke has won the tournament four times as a player […]

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