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Georgia’s Win Could Be Catalyst For Women’s Golf – But It May Have Begun Hall-Ready

Georgia’s Win Could Be Catalyst For Women’s Golf – But It May Have Begun Hall-Ready There is a groundswell of hope that the recent success of Georgia Hall in the Women’s British Open will lead to an increase in participation of lady golfers. But figures collated by HowDidiDo, Europe’s largest online golfing community, in the […]

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Notts Golf Club – Hollinwell

Notts Golf Club – Hollinwell   Golfers who find their way to Notts Golf Club at Hollinwell know they have arrived at a very special place from the moment they turn the final bend on the long driveway to the Club and see a magnificent view of the course and imposing clubhouse ahead of them. Set […]

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Old Thorns

Old Thorns Old Thorns’ magnificent Peter Alliss-designed championship golf course in Hampshire ranges across the rolling hills of the north Hampshire countryside, and offers fantastic views at every turn. Mature trees, natural springs, lakes and testing bunkers give real character to the course which, while kind to the less experienced golfer, holds some surprises for […]

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Sherwood Forest Golf Club

Sherwood Forest Golf Club One of the finest heathland golf courses in Great Britain You will find us in the East Midlands to the east of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, U.K. We are a long established heathland course alongside the pines, silver birch and oak trees of Clipstone Woods within the legendary Sherwood Forest. We are very […]

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Curtis Cup Defence Starts For GB and NI Tomorrow at Quaker Ridge

Curtis Cup Defence Starts For GB and NI Tomorrow at Quaker Ridge Quaker Ridge, host to the 2018 Curtis Cup, 1st Hole. GREAT Britain and Ireland begin their defence of the Curtis Cup against hosts the United States when the 40th playing of the biennial women’s international match gets underway at Quaker Ridge, New York tomorrow. […]

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THE VALE RESORT

THE VALE RESORT WALES’ PREMIER DESTINATION FOR LUXURY GOLF BREAKS, GOLF HOLIDAYS AND WEEKENDS For great golf breaks Wales really is hard to beat and since opening in 1994, Wales’ Vale Resort has quickly established itself as one of the premier golf breaks, golf holidays and corporate golf hotel destinations in the UK. Our many […]

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Frilford Heath Golf Club

Frilford Heath Golf Club Frilford Heath is Oxfordshire’s finest golf club, and one of the best in the south of England. Along with Woburn and Wentworth, it is one of very few clubs with three championship standard golf courses – 54 holes of top quality golf! Situated on over 500 acres of glorious undulating heathland […]

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Lee-on-the-Solent Golf Club

Lee-on-the-Solent Golf Club Lee-on-the-Solent is a jewel in the heart of Hampshire. On the 28th February 1905 at the then Victoria Hotel, Lee-on-the-Solent a meeting of 33 gentlemen and seven ladies under the chairmanship of Captain J. Ramsay formed the Lee-on-the-Solent Golf Club. Set just a mile & a half from the seafront, this Parkland […]

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Petersfield Golf Club

Petersfield Golf Club WALKING the fairways on a beautiful golf course in one of the nicest spots in England, you cannot help but ask yourself: Why on earth is this place not a magnet for more golfers? Yes, Petersfield Golf Club has a long history from 1892, so it has tradition. But it is not […]

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Guildford Golf Club

Guildford Golf Club Founded on Merrow Downs in 1886, Guildford Golf Club enjoys a wealth of history and tradition, as well as an excellent golf course. The course occupies land which was once part of the Onslow Estate, so vividly described by Rudyard Kipling in his “Just So” stories, and until 1870 was the site […]

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Hever Castle Golf Club

Hever Castle Golf Club   The 27 Hole Championship Course and unique Clubhouse reside in a truly inspirational setting, bordering the counties of Kent, Surrey and Sussex, within 250 acres of the historic Hever Castle Estate. Golf and Hospitality have been an integral part of the Estate’s history, and today’s Club preserves these traditions and […]

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Golf legend Dame Laura Davies and Ladies European Tour player Annabel Dimmock dropped in at a training session for Surrey ambassadors and posed for photographs (image copyright Leaderboard Photography).

Girls’ Golf is Rocking into 2018

Girls’ Golf is Rocking into 2018 Girls Golf Rocks is back for 2018 – with great plans to involve even more girls and spread the recruitment project further across the country. This year it’s running in 21 counties with Berkshire, Northumberland, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Sussex and Warwickshire joining the campaign. Girls Golf Rocks will also be […]

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FUNDING FOR NATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS TO ATTRACT WOMEN AND GIRLS INTO GOLF

FUNDING FOR NATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS TO ATTRACT WOMEN AND GIRLS INTO GOLF 13 March 2018, St Andrews, Scotland: The R&A is continuing its commitment to increase participation in golf among women and girls by providing funding to support the appointment of new development managers in Australia, England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Working with its affiliates around […]

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HARRIS KALINKA DISPLAYS FRIGHTENING POTENTIAL OF VIRTUAL REALITY IN GOLF

Seeing people running away from a booth at a major industry show is not normally seen as a recommendation of one’s work – but that’s exactly what it was for golf course animation specialist Harris Kalinka at the recent Golf Industry Show (GIS) in Orlando. The UK and Latvia-based company was showcasing its outstanding work […]

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ANDOVER GOLFERS JUST MISS OUT ON NATIONAL TITLE

A husband-and-wife pairing of amateur golfers from Andover just missed out on a prestigious national title when they competed in the pairs final of the 2016 Morocco Matchplay, powered by HowDidiDo, in Marrakech. Garage owner Steve Prince, 58, a 13-handicapper, and his wife and fellow Donnington Valley member Toni, 47, a civil servant who plays […]

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BIG NAMES OUT IN FORCE FOR GOLF INDUSTRY ‘OSCARS’

    Compered by BBC Breakfast News & Football Focus presenter Dan Walker, the 7th annual 59club Service Excellence Awards Ceremony, regarded by many as the Oscars of the Golf Industry, takes place at The Belfry, February 27, 2017. The awards ceremony is the culmination of a day of thought provoking training seminars which all […]

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SARDINIA ADDED TO 2017 ITALY GOLF & MORE MENU

Golfers booking a break to Italy will be spoilt for choice from 2017, with the island of Sardinia having joined the growing number of regions supporting Italy Golf & More – the first pan-Italian international promotional golf project. The addition of Sardinia means that the forward-thinking initiative now includes 12 private sector partner regions, with […]

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ANDOVER HUSBAND-AND-WIFE GOLFERS HEAD TO MOROCCO IN SEARCH OF NATIONAL TITLE

A husband-and-wife pair of amateur golfers from Andover is preparing to head out to Morocco next month on an expenses-paid trip of a lifetime to compete in the pairs final of the 2016 Morocco Matchplay, powered by HowDidiDo. Garage owner Steve Prince, 58, a 13-handicapper, and his wife Toni, 47, a civil servant who plays […]

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Ricardo Gouveia becomes global ambassador for Quinta do Lago

Ricardo Gouveia, Portugal’s highest-ever ranked golfer, has returned to his family roots after signing a new multi-year partnership with Quinta do Lago – one of the world’s elite luxury golf and lifestyle destinations. Gouveia, who was ranked 84th in the world in 2015, has become a global ambassador for the exclusive Portuguese resort and launched […]

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THE 2017 GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND WALKER CUP SQUAD IS ANNOUNCED

23 January 2017, St Andrews, Scotland: An initial 19-man squad for the Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup team to face the United States at Los Angeles Country Club in September has been announced by The R&A. The 46th Walker Cup match will be played over the weekend of 9 – 10 September and GB&I […]

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