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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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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 in […]

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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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QUINTA DA MARINHA HAS LOVERS COVERED ON VALENTINE’S DAY

Which sort of lover are you? Adventurous? Romantic? Traditional? Unpredictable …? Whichever you are, the five-star Hotel Quinta da Marinha Resort, in Cascais, Lisbon, has the perfect Valentine’s package for you and your loved one. The package, called ‘Recipes of Love’, will see a different, appropriate menu offered for those four types of lover. And, […]

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The Golf Trust becomes Els for Autism’s first UK Partner

LONDON, UK – The Golf Trust today announces a new partnership with The Els for Autism Foundation, including a programme of activity to offer UK individuals on the autism spectrum the opportunity to use golf as a life skills and physical development tool. The Els for Autism Foundation was established in 2009 by PGA TOUR […]

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ENJOY 10 PER CENT SUMMER SAVINGS AT LA MANGA CLUB

Couples and families are being urged to snap up a last-minute bargain and enjoy savings of up to 10 per cent on sunshine breaks at Spain’s famous La Manga Cub throughout the year. Guests can take advantage of an array of discounts and other attractive benefits when booking a holiday of five nights or more […]

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FOUR PLAYERS SET TO QUALIFY FOR THE 146TH OPEN IN SINGAPORE

  16 January 2017, St Andrews, Scotland: Four players will qualify for The 146th Open at Royal Birkdale when The Open Qualifying Series arrives in Singapore this week. The SMBC Singapore Open, hosted by Sentosa Golf Club and jointly sanctioned between the Asian Tour and the Japan Golf Tour, is part of the Series for […]

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VERDURA RESORT ADDED TO EUROPEAN TOUR PROPERTIES NETWORK

Verdura Resort’s status as one of Europe’s elite golfing venues has received a major endorsement after becoming the latest addition to the exclusive European Tour Properties network. The deluxe resort has joined the prestigious group as a European Tour Destination and is the second high-profile Italian venue to become a member, following Marco Simone Golf […]

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