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LEFT TO RIGHT: England Golf Awards host Dan Walker, Young Ambassador of the Year Lou McLoughlin, England Golf’s Emma Anderson and Brendon Pyle from the Golf Foundation

Louise named England Golf’s Young Ambassador of Year

CHESHIRE teenager Louise McLoughlin loves helping people enjoy golf – and her bubbly enthusiasm has won her the title of England Golf’s Young Ambassador of the Year. The 18-year-old received the accolade, presented in association with the Golf Foundation, at last night’s England Golf Awards. The audience of more than 400 guests at London’s Royal […]

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Feeney transforms West Derby junior section

LANCASHIRE’S Mark Feeney has won England Golf’s Volunteer of the Year Award for the way he has transformed junior golf at his club. “I’m stunned,” said Feeney, from West Derby Golf Club, in Liverpool, after his win was revealed at England Golf’s 2019 Awards. Feeney was applauded by more than 400 guests at London’s Royal […]

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Royal Liverpool will host the 151st Open Championship when the Claret Jug is contestd for a 13th time at Hoylake, in 2022. Picture by THE R&A / GETTY IMAGES.

Lucky 13 as Open heads to Hoylake in 2022

THE 151st Open will be played at Royal Liverpool’s Hoylake course in 2022, the R&A has announced today. It will be the 13th time that golf’s oldest championship has been played over the famous Merseyside links where many of the greatest names in the sport have lifted the iconic Claret Jug. The Open was last […]

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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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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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Hesketh Golf Club

Hesketh Golf Club Hesketh is the oldest golf club in Southport, established in 1885. The course is pre-dominantly links in nature and Championship golf has been played at Hesketh from the early days. In addition to being a previous qualifying venue when The Open was played at nearby Royal Birkdale, Hesketh has hosted many other […]

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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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West Lancashire Golf Club

West Lancashire Golf Club The West Lancashire Golf Club was founded in 1873 and is among the ten oldest golf clubs in England. It boasts one of the most natural and testing links in the British Isles, of which Donald Steel wrote “Only in Britain can one savour the true flavour of seaside golf, of […]

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New club support office Helen Searle will be helping the drive to encourage more people into golf across Lancashire.

Helen’s Mission for Lancashire Golf

Helen’s Mission for Lancashire Golf HELEN Searle is on a mission – to help golf clubs across Lancashire create a positive future for themselves and the sport. England Golf – the game’s national governing body – has appointed the 26 years-old to the role of supporting the work of clubs and driving ranges across the […]

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Allerton Manor Golf Club

Allerton Manor Golf Club The Championship Course – Par 67 Our 18 hole Championship course is 5,494 yards long from the white markers and is a challenge for golfers of all standards. The Championship course enjoys a fabulous mature tree lined setting and is considered to be one of the finest pay and play golf […]

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City club tees up course work with a difference for pupils

City club tees up course work with a difference for pupils A Liverpool golf club is providing course work with a difference for pupils at a neighbouring school. PE students from St Julie’s High School have been enjoying coaching sessions at Woolton Golf Club as part of their studies. The lessons – with the club’s […]

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CHAMPION: Robert Booth

Thanks boss, says champion Booth

Thanks boss, says champion Booth ROBERT Booth landed his first major title when he won the PGA North Region Championship at Carus Green then passed on the credit to his boss Richard Lambert, the head professional at Crosland Heath. “I was attached to the club for two years when he was my full-time coach promoting […]

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Welshmen fly the flag in North Region Championship

Welshmen fly the flag in North Region Championship   GARRY Houston and Mark Pilkington, both with European Tour experience, and fellow Welshman Stuart Runcie, shared the first round lead in the PGA North Region Championship at Kendal club Carus Green on five-under-par 65. They lie a shot ahead of the chasing pack led by St […]

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ONLY 50 PLACES REMAINING IN WIRRAL GOLF CLASSIC

ONLY 50 PLACES REMAINING IN WIRRAL GOLF CLASSIC With over 3 months remaining before the Wirral Golf Classic there remains only 50 places left in this popular competition. Offering great value and the chance to play four super links courses, including The Open Championship venue Hoylake, this 72 hole stableford event, open to adult male […]

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England beat France in tense finale

England beat France in tense finale It was tense, it was tight – but England came through to win the weekend international against France by 14-10 at Formby Golf Club in Lancashire.  “It was very tense, as we said it would be, and I am so proud of the boys,” commented England team captain, Kevin […]

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Westwood students take on the ICT Finals

Westwood students take on the ICT Finals The Intercollegiate Golf Tour National Team finals were held at Southport & Ainsdale Golf Club in sunny but windy conditions with a wind chill of -1 at times! Set amongst ranges of tall sand hills and smaller sand dunes the course is a true test for all golfers.  […]

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Bowring Park Golf Course

Bowring Park Golf Course Bowring Park Golf Course, one of the first municipal golf courses in England, is set within the grounds of Bowring Park, a leisure and recreational park built on land donated to the people of Liverpool by the Bowring family in 1907. The original 9 hole course of 1913 has since been […]

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Red Tee Tour 2016

Red Tee Tour 2016 Women only golf tournament Following the success of last years Red Tee Tour, Red Tee Breaks will once again be hosting five regional competitions across the UK.  Designed to encourage ladies to participate and have fun at one of our regional events, whilst being given the opportunity to win some amazing […]

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