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Stanton on the Wolds member pick up their award from England Golf  performance director Nigel Edwards (right)

Stanton-on-the-Wolds: A true championship venue

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE’S Stanton-on-the-Wolds Golf Club has won England Golf’s Championship Venue of the Year Award – and the congratulations of European Tour star Tyrrell Hatton. He sent a special message to the club as their achievement was applauded at the England Golf Awards 2019, sponsored by adidas Golf – after they beat off strong competition from […]

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Lansberry (left) received his England Golf Coach of the Year Award from Richard Maxfield, chief executive of The PGA

Make golf fun says top coach Lansberry

BIRMINGHAM’S Aaron Lansberry puts the fun into golf for hundreds of youngsters – and it’s won him the England Golf Coach of the Year Award, sponsored by The PGA. Lansberry, from Hatchford Brook Golf Centre, was recognised last night at the England Golf Awards 2019, sponsored by adidas Golf. More than 400 guests at London’s […]

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Ian Bonser receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Adam Sills, Head of Sport at The Telegraph.

Ah Bonser… the man who gave golf ‘40,000 members’

IAN Bonser, who has helped countless people to follow their golfing dreams, was honoured last night with England Golf’s Lifetime Service Award. Bonser, the owner of the 3 Hammers golf complex in Staffordshire and a committed volunteer in the game, was recognised at the England Golf Awards, sponsored by adidas Golf at London’s Royal Lancaster […]

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Maclaren is showered with champagne on the 18th green at Queanbeyan Golf Club. Picture by TRISTAN JONES

MacLaren makes mark as double NSW Open champion

ENGLAND’S Meghan MacLaren  claimed the Worrells New South Wales Women’s Open for the second successive year after an impressive final round of 69 gave her a three-stroke victory at Queanbeyan Golf Club. MacLaren was the only player in the field to shoot four rounds under par and finished on 12-under – three ahead of New […]

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    Wellingborough’s Meghan MacLaren who claimed the NSW Wales Open a year ago and hopes it will stir good memories for this week’s Pacific Bay Resort Australian Ladies Classic at Bonville GC. Picture by Ladies European Tour

MacLaren revved up for another New South Wales title tilt

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE’S Meghan MacLaren and fellow Ladies European Tour players skipped breakfast to explore the beautiful scenery on the Coffs Coast ahead of the Pacific Bay Resort Australian Ladies Classic, which tees off at Bonville Golf Resort in New South Wales, on Wednesday night (GMT). The golfers met a troop of kangaroos on the ‘Look at […]

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    Clockwise (from top left): Cosmic golf at Horton Park Golf Club; a high five at Exeter Golf and County Club; friendly waves at Branston Golf and Country Club; the eighth hole at Burghill Valley Golf Club.

Modern membership is the way forward

FOUR clubs which offer an outstanding welcome to members and visitors are targeting a top England Golf Award. Staffordshire’s Branston Golf and Country Club, Burghill Valley Golf Club, in Herefordshire, Devon’s Exeter G&CC and Horton Park Golf Club, in Surrey, are all finalists for the Most Welcoming Club of the Year Award. England Golf chief […]

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The British Junior Golf Tour

The British Junior Golf Tour The UK’s leading Junior Golf Tour The British Junior Golf Tour, a not-for-profit organisation, is the leading Junior Golf Tour in the UK. We provide junior golfers with outstanding opportunities to experience great competitions, on wonderful courses, at top class venues. Our events are fun, competitive, affordable and open to […]

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Nottinghamshire At Home For Senior County Finals

Nottinghamshire At Home For Senior County Finals Nottinghamshire will have home advantage when they bid for national glory at next week’s final of the English Seniors Men’s County Championship, from Tuesday to Thursday, October 9-11. The team will take on the challenge of Dorset, Sussex and Lancashire at Stanton-on-the-Wolds Golf Club, near Nottingham. They will […]

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Tony Jacklin CBE

Jacklin Back At The Belfry For Charity Invitational

Jacklin Back At The Belfry For Charity Invitational Ryder Cup Captain, Tony Jacklin CBE, Returns To The Belfry For Annual Charity Invitational    – The Belfry welcomes back legendary Ryder Cup captain, Tony Jacklin CBE, for annual charity Invitational – The home of one of Europe’s greatest Ryder Cup moments, the award-winning Belfry Hotel and […]

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Kilworth Springs Golf Club

Kilworth Springs Golf Club Kilworth Springs was built in 1993 but despite its youth, the course has matured quickly and is now widely regarded as one of the midlands premier courses. Situated in rural Leicestershire and offering extensive uninterrupted views of beautiful rolling countryside and is one of the best drained courses in a hundred […]

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The Belfry is the spiritual home of the Ryder Cup

The Belfry Celebrates Lead Up To Ryder Cup

The Belfry Celebrates Lead Up To Ryder Cup – Four-time Ryder Cup venue pays tribute to Ryder Cup heritage – As the only venue in the world to have hosted the Ryder Cup on four occasions, The Belfry Hotel & Resort is celebrating the lead up to the 2018 Ryder Cup, taking place at Le […]

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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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Swing Into Action With New Golf Course At Swadlincote

Swing Into Action With New Golf Course At Swadlincote Swadlincote’s long-awaited golf course, which has helped transform the site of a former opencast coal mine, has been officially opened. The Swadlincote Lake Course is the latest feature at Swadlincote Golf Centre, off William Nadin Way. As well as the Lake Course, the Golf Centre currently […]

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Junior Champs - Division 1

Junior Golfers Hit The Fairways At Breadsall Priory

Junior Golfers Hit The Fairways At Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel & Country Club for 2018 Derbyshire Junior Golf Championships On Sunday 8th July, junior golfers from across the county took to the fairways to compete in the County Junior Championships at Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel & Country Club. The junior golfers played 36 holes on […]

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Chris Eigelaar

The Belfry Appoints Chris Eigelaar As General Manager

The Belfry Appoints Chris Eigelaar As General Manager Chris Eigelaar drives new leadership of the prestigious Belfry Hotel & Resort. The Belfry Hotel & Resort, named as England’s Leading Resort at the World Travel Awards, has appointed Chris Eigelaar as General Manager. Four-time host of the Ryder Cup and voted as England’s Best Golf Hotel and Best Golf […]

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The Walsall Golf Club

The Walsall Golf Club Formed in 1907, The Walsall Golf Club is the hidden gem in the heart of the West Midlands located a short distance from the Midlands motorways link, the ideal venue for your society or Captain’s away day. The 18 hole course has an abundance of sand traps, with each and every […]

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Breadsall Success At Derbyshire Men’s County Championships

Breadsall Success At Derbyshire Men’s County Championships For the first time, the men’s county championships were held at Breadsall Priory golf club on Saturday 26th May. The championships consist of 36 holes medal and was played over both courses. The event was well supported with entries up significantly from last year with 15 players from Breadsall […]

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Radcliffe On Trent Golf Club

Radcliffe On Trent Golf Club The Radcliffe on Trent Golf Club, founded in 1909, is one of the premier golf courses in Nottinghamshire and is the ‘home’ of the McGregor Trophy, the English Boys under 16 Championship. The Club lies between the A52 and A46 and is within easy reach of Nottingham, Leicester, Newark and […]

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