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Let’s Talk About Beck’s, says GMG

Let’s Talk About Beck’s, says GMG CHEADLE HULME, CHESHIRE, UK – Golf Management Group (GMG) has appointed licensed trade expert Andy Schofield as its new Golf Clubs Beverage Consultant from November 2016. A 25-year veteran of the drinks industry who knows the trade from both sides of the bar, Schofield will initially cover the North […]

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The magnificent Close House 13th Hole - Lee Westwood's affiliated course and host to the 2017 British Masters.

Close House Releases a Special Rate for a Special Date

Close House Releases a Special Rate for a Special Date Close House, a championship venue located 10 minutes from Newcastle City Centre and home to the 2017 British Masters, is offering golfers a special, limited group green fee rate this winter. This exclusive offer of £201.70 per fourball comes after it was announced last month […]

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Royal Troon’s Old Course will continue to host the prestigious Helen Holm Scottish Women

Scottish Golf Unveils Changes to National Championships

Scottish Golf Unveils Changes to National Championships Scottish Golf has announced a number of changes to its national championships following a comprehensive review, with several to come into effect from the start of next season. The governing body has engaged with players, clubs and other stakeholders to help shape the changes, helping to provide a […]

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Pat Sawers, Chairman of the CGLMC (far left) and Sandy Reid, Links Superintendent at Carnoustie (far right) receive award from Bunkered magazine’s Tom Lovering (centre).
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Carnoustie Golf Links Voted as Best Golf Course in Scotland

Carnoustie Golf Links Voted as Best Golf Course in Scotland Carnoustie Golf Links, a regular host of The Open Championship, has been voted as the best golf course in Scotland in the Scottish Golf Tourism awards. Voted for by the Scottish public, Carnoustie Golf Links came out top in the courses over £100 category, overtaking […]

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ETIQUS Launches New Sport Lady Styles

ETIQUS Launches New Sport Lady Styles ETIQUS, the British brand of patented, quality timepieces exclusively for golfers, has increased the model choice in its Sport Lady collection with the addition of new styles. The new Sport Lady golf timepiece models feature leather straps in a variety of colours to offer stylish design and high quality […]

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First day of competition at Panmure Golf Club, Barry near to Carnoustie, Angus. 
British Open and US Masters winner Sandy Lyle was part of the international field. 
Lionel Freedman chairman of the World Hickory Open is pictured with Sandy Lyle. 

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Sandy Lyle To Return to World Hickory Open at Panmure

Sandy Lyle To Return to World Hickory Open at Panmure On 11 October 2016, the world’s top hickory golfers will tee off in the LinkedGolfers World Hickory Open, including the first British winner of the Masters and 2014 winner of the World Hickory Open, Sandy Lyle. “I’m really excited to be returning to the World […]

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Women's County finals 2016 - Jenny Rhodes
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Jenny Rhodes

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Yorkshire take outright lead at County Finals

Yorkshire take outright lead at County Finals Yorkshire moved into the lead at Women’s County Finals after they were the only outright winners on a day of close matches and tense excitement at Waterlooville in Hampshire.  The Northerners beat Surrey 5.5-3.5 while the day’s other two matches were halved, with Gloucestershire sharing the points with […]

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Double bronze for England’s senior men and women

Double bronze for England’s senior men and women England’s senior men and women pulled off a double when both won bronze medals on the final day of the European team championships. The men, playing at the Diners Club in Slovenia, beat Italy 3-2; while the women, playing at Sierra Golf Club in Poland, defeated Sweden […]

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The iconic Stoke Park in Buckinghamshire is one of the World's leading golf hotels.

CAPABILITY BROWN LANDSCAPE ENSURES STOKE PARK IS A CUT ABOVE

CAPABILITY BROWN LANDSCAPE ENSURES STOKE PARK IS A CUT ABOVE The nation is currently celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of the legendary landscape designer Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown – and, at Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel you can not only admire his parkland but, simultaneously, play golf on a world-class course. For […]

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‘BEEF’ IS A MASSIVE HIT AT LONDON GOLF SHOW

‘BEEF’ IS A MASSIVE HIT AT LONDON GOLF SHOW European Tour star Andrew ‘Beef’ Johnston won himself a host of new fans at last weekend’s London Golf Show at Bluewater – not only among the general public, but also within the golf industry. ‘Beef’ remained at the show much longer than was anticipated, because he […]

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St Annes Old Links Golf Club gets Open Qualifying nod

St Annes Old Links Golf Club gets Open Qualifying nod We are pleased to confirm that the R&A have selected St Annes Old Links Golf Club to host The Final Qualifying for the 147th Open in July 2018 (and for the next three years to 2021). The other three Clubs in the UK to host this event […]

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Jake Bolton secures the winning point.
Boys County Finals 2016
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Jake Bolton (Wiltshire)
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Wiltshire snatch victory by half a point

Wiltshire snatch victory by half a point Wiltshire successfully defended their title in the English Boys’ County Championship, winning by just a half point from Yorkshire after a tense day of thrilling golf. Jake Bolton (pictured below right) scored the winning point for Wiltshire after playing round in five-under par and closing out his game 3/2. […]

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Boys County Finals 2016
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Tom North (Yorkashire)
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Yorkshire and Hertfordshire take first day honours

Yorkshire and Hertfordshire take first day honours Yorkshire and Hertfordshire took the first day honours in the English Boys’ County Championship on a day of blazing sunshine at Cumberwell Park in Wiltshire. Yorkshire came through a terrific tussle to beat defending champions Wiltshire by 5-4. Meanwhile Hertfordshire were also well tested before beating Northamptonshire – […]

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QHOTELS FREEZE GOLF BREAK PRICES FOR THIRD YEAR RUNNING

QHOTELS FREEZE GOLF BREAK PRICES FOR THIRD YEAR RUNNING QHotels is giving golf groups and societies the perfect reason to get ahead of the game and book their next golf break early after freezing prices for 2017 on stay-and-play packages for the third year in a row. The UK’s largest golf resort operator is offering […]

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Carnoustie Country Hosts The Vets Jamboree

Carnoustie Country Hosts The Vets Jamboree Carnoustie Country recently played host to a tournament for one of the UK’s oldest ladies golf organisations, when the Veteran Ladies Golf Association held its annual tournament at historic Panmure Golf Club. Every year, the Veteran Ladies Golf Association, which started in 1921, holds a tournament for its four […]

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Seve Ballesteros has been amongst some illustrious names to have played at Slaley Hall

What could happen if Carlsberg did golf days?

What could happen if Carlsberg did golf days? TIM TAYLOR finds out Slaley Hall has always enjoyed an enviable reputation and around the turn of the century the fashionable golf resort hosted seven straight years of European Tour events. After welcoming big names such as Seve Ballesteros and Colin Montgomerie to Northumberland, Slaley was short listed […]

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SkyTrak launch monitor and golf simulator now offering 0% finance deal

SkyTrak launch monitor and golf simulator now offering 0% finance deal 11 AUGUST 2016 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HADDENHAM, BUCKS, UK – It already connects wirelessly to your PC or tablet, and now the award-winning SkyTrak also connects seamlessly to your bank account, with the announcement of a new 0% interest-free finance deal. At just […]

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