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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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Youngsters at one of the weekly coaching sessions at Whalley Golf Club work on their short game.

Lancashire Junior Golf Drive Is Hitting The Mark

Lancashire Junior Golf Drive Is Hitting The Mark A Lancashire golf club is helping put youngsters on the right course – and is reaping the benefits. Whalley Golf Club – which can be found on Clerk Hill Road – has revitalised its junior section over the past three years thanks to the support of club members and volunteers. […]

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Fleetwood’s Christmas Present For Lancashire Juniors

Fleetwood’s Christmas Present For Lancashire Juniors A selection of age group Lancashire junior golfers were treated to a once in a life experience when home grown golfing superstar Tommy Fleetwood returned to his roots and back in the team room where he discussed what it takes to become one of the world’s best golfers. 2008 […]

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Hurlston Hall Golf Club receives their award for GolfMark (left to right) Tim Hastings, club professional, Andrew Chessworth-Wiggar, General Manager, Adam McAlister, club support officer in Lancashire for England Golf, John Walker, club chairman and GolfMark lead, and Irene Traynor, Hon Secretary

Hurlston Hall Hits The Mark With National Golf Award

Hurlston Hall Hits The Mark With National Golf Award HURLSTON HALL Golf Club in Lancashire has won a national award for its efforts to grow the game. The club – which can be found on Hurlston Lane on the outskirts of Ormskirk – has been presented with the GolfMark award. GolfMark is an official seal […]

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Chorley Golfer Is The Next Lancashire President

Chorley Golfer Is The Next Lancashire President The Lancashire Union of Golf Clubs has announced that their President Elect for 2019-20 is to be Norman Fletcher. Norman, a member of Chorley Golf Club for 58 years, is well-known in golfing circles for his work with the Professional Golfers Association, the Ryder Cup and a number […]

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Lancashire – the 2018 Northern Counties champions with an unblemished record of five wins from five starts

Lancashire Seniors Set Sights On Title Double

Lancashire Seniors Set Sights On Title Double LANCASHIRE’S senior golfers have one title in the bag – and now have their sights on a second. The Red Rose veterans powered through their Northern Counties League campaign with an unbeaten run of five wins from five starts. Mike Gray’s side had seen off Cheshire, Yorkshire, Durham […]

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Luke Bartram (Rossendale GC), who has earned a place in the final of the Faldo Series

Luke Tees Up Dream Date In Faldo Final

Luke Tees Up Dream Date In Faldo Final ONE of Lancashire’s up and coming young golfers is looking forward to a dream date with a legend of the sport. Luke Bartram has won through to the final of the Faldo Series – which means a place in the Grand Final in Abu Dhabi and a […]

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Dobson Bounces Back To Claim Under-14 Success

Dobson Bounces Back To Claim Under-14 Success Sean Dobson erased the memory of missing out on the Under-14 Lancashire county championship by claiming the title at the second attempt. The 13-year-old was pipped on a card play-off 12 months ago by Jack Wallbank, but secured the title second time round with a one-shot victory at […]

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Golf Societies Lancashire

Golf Societies Lancashire Golf Societies in Lancashire are extremely popular and there are a variety of courses to choose from in Lancashire including private members clubs, proprietary clubs and pay and play clubs.Lancashire is a a great county for golf society days as it is within striking distance of the M6 motorway and its spurs and the […]

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ieran Hogarth (Royal Lytham & St Annes GC), the 2018 Lancashire Under 16 champion, receives the trophy from Michael Lay, President of the Lancashire Union of Golf Clubs

Hogarth’s Final Flourish Seals Lancashire Under16 Success

Hogarth’s Final Flourish Seals Lancashire Under16 Success Kieran Hogarth conjured up a dramatic finish to be crowned Lancashire U16 champion. The teenager from Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club produced a birdie-birdie finish to edge ahead of the field over 18 holes at Dean Wood GC. And it capped a fantastic fightback from the […]

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LYTHAM ST ANNES, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05:  Georgia Hall of England celebrates with her father / caddie Wayne Hall on the 18th green during the final round of the Ricoh Women's British Open at Royal Lytham & St. Annes on August 5, 2018 in Lytham St Annes, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/WME IMG/WME IMG via Getty Images)

Georgia Hall Electrifies Home Crowds In Major Victory At RICOH Women’s British Open

Georgia Hall Electrifies Home Crowds In Major Victory At RICOH Women’s British Open Cheered by large home crowds following her every stroke, England’s Georgia Hall captured her first LPGA and major title with a one-stroke victory over Thailand’s Pornanong Phatlum at the 2018 Ricoh Women’s British Open. She is the first Englishwoman to win her home country’s biggest title since […]

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BRIDGEND, WALES - AUGUST 03: Trevor Foster of Accrington & District Golf Club after winning The Seniors Amateur Championship at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club on August 3, 2018 in Bridgend, Wales. (Photo by Julian Herbert/R&A/R&A via Getty Images)

Trevor Foster Wins The Seniors Amateur Championship At Royal Porthcawl

Trevor Foster Wins The Seniors Amateur Championship At Royal Porthcawl 3 August 2018, Royal Porthcawl, Wales: Accrington’s Trevor Foster lifted the Seniors Amateur Championship at Royal Porthcawl today when a closing one-over-par 73 sealed a nine shot win over runner-up Randy Haag. Finishing on an eight-under-par total of 208, Foster was the only man in the […]

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Nelson Golf Club

Nelson Golf Club Nelson Golf Club is an 18 hole course in the heart of beautiful countryside and is yet very accessible, being situated only a few miles from the major Lancashire conurbation of Burnley, Blackburn, Preston and Nelson, with far reaching and breathtaking views towards Pendle Hill, Rossendale, Ribble Valley and the Yorkshire Dales. […]

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Fairhaven Golf Club

Fairhaven Golf Club Listed by Golf World in “The Best 10 Championship Qualifying Courses” and “Great Britain & Irelands Best 10 Opening Holes”. Described by Peter Alliss as “a real hidden gem”. Fairhaven is not only a beautiful place to play golf but fully lives up to its designation as a “Championship” course originally designed […]

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Morecambe Hits The Mark With National Golf Award

Morecambe Hits The Mark With National Golf Award MORECAMBE Golf Club in Lancashire has won a national award for its efforts to grow the game – and marked the achievement in typical style with a festival for local schools. The seafront club – which can be found on Marine Drive – has been presented with […]

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Golf – Bringing Families Closer Together On Father’s Day

Golf – Bringing Families Closer Together On Father’s Day With Father’s Day just around the corner, we’re catching up with three sets of fathers and their children, with the help of our friends at American Golf, to take a look at golf’s unique ability to bring families closer together and give parents a bond with […]

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Pleasington Golf Club finished as Champion Club, with Michael Hunt, Jonathan Hurst, Lewis Boyle being presented with the trophy by Mike Lay, Lancashire Union of Golf Clubs President. Picture: RAYMOND FARLEY

Kelly Tops Quality Field To Take Lancashire Title

Kelly Tops Quality Field To Take Lancashire Title   Luke Kelly delivered one of the rounds of his life on the way to becoming the 2018 Lancashire county golf champion. The 19 year-old from Ashton-under-Lyne completed a superb two-shot victory over the testing links at West Lancashire Golf Club, a host club for Open championship […]

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