Durham golfer wins top volunteer award

3 Apr 14

Durham golfer Mike Greener was recognised this week as one of England Golf’s top volunteers for his contribution as a coach at club, county and national level.

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New Golf Academy has great success!

31 Mar 14

The formation of the Blackwell Grange Junior Academy in 2013, a partnership between Blackwell Grange Golf Club and Darlington Borough Council, successfully brought an extra 60 junior members to the golf academy in just 6 months.

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Funding support for sports clubs affected by the bad weather

6 Mar 14

Sports England today announced a £5m flood relief fund to help sports facilities recover from damage caused by the recent bad weather.

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Safeguarding checks go on line

7 Feb 14

England Golf converts to an online DBS system to make the process of requesting Criminal Records Checks for staff and volunteers quicker, easier and more efficient.

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England Golf announce National Golf Month

31 Dec 13

England Golf announce National Golf Month which aims to raise the profile of golf and promote the opportunities for anyone to Get into golf!

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Six Durham Clubs form a partnership to add value to their membership

13 Dec 13

The North East Launch the Golf Masterkey for 2013

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Durham Golf Partnership Awards evening recognises developement success and volunteer commitment

21 Nov 13

The Durham County Golf Partnership’s first Development Awards evening was held at Durham County Cricket Club to recognise the valuable work carried out in the name of Golf Development.

Award Winners 2013

Online Auction to raise funds for the English Deaf Golf Association

28 Oct 13

Following a successful auction dinner at Princes that raised in excess of £1000 for the English Deaf Golf Association the EDGA is following this up by having an online silent auction.

English Deaf Golf Association

Golf Foundation and European Tour combine to raise £20,000 for youngsters through Pro-Am

22 Oct 13

Supporters of junior grass roots golf from the world of business, media and sport came together on Monday 7th October to enjoy the 27th Golf Foundation Pro-Am, held at London Golf Club.

GF Pro-Am 2013

Golf Foundation launch new Junior Golf Passport

17 Sep 13

The Golf Foundation’s new Junior Golf Passport, endorsed by the Professional Golfers’ Association, is to be launched officially at The Golf Show in Harrogate.

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England’s ‘inspirational’ golf volunteers are honoured

3 Apr 14

Seven inspirational volunteers, who encourage others to take up and enjoy golf, were recognised yesterday when they were named England Golf’s 2014 Volunteers of the Year.

Volunteer Award Winners 2014

Cookridge Hall wins 2014 GolfMark Club of the Year title

3 Apr 14

Cookridge Hall Golf Club in Leeds has won a top national award in recognition of the warm welcome and encouragement it offers to junior and beginner golfers.

GolfMark Club of Year Winners 2014

English golf clubs back National Golf Month

2 Apr 14

Hundreds of golf clubs and driving ranges across England are backing National Golf Month in May with great value opportunities to get into the sport.

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Opportunities to grow golf despite funding cut

27 Mar 14

The drive to get more adults to play more golf in England was set a fresh challenge today when a cut in public funding for the sport was announced.

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Search starts for 2014 National Skills Challenge champions

10 Mar 14

The search has started for the 2014 champions of England Golf’s National Skills Challenge. This year’s competition, sponsored by FJ, the #1 Shoe and Glove in Golf, has just begun and the first official Challenge event of 2014 is underway.

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Golf club research gets underway

19 Feb 14

All golf clubs in the country have been invited to take part in biennial England Golf research which will help to grow the game.

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Shortlist revealed for 2014 GolfMark Club of the Year Award

27 Jan 14

Three golf clubs, each with a wonderful record of encouraging juniors and beginners, have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2014 GolfMark Club of the Year award, supported by COBRA PUMA GOLF.

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Successful golf clubs reveal their strategies

7 Jan 14

Successful golf clubs have revealed their methods of recruiting and retaining new members: they’re flexible, friendly and they offer low-cost ways to try the game.

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New Year Honour for golf’s Martin Izzard

31 Dec 13

Northamptonshire’s Martin Izzard – a man with a passion for golf and growing the game - has been awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) in the New Year Honours list.

Martin Izzard New Years Award

County Partnerships inspire over 50,000 to Get into golf

17 Dec 13

Almost 54,000 people chose to ‘Get into golf’ during the summer months of April to September, inspired by England’s network of County Golf Partnerships (CGPs).

Impact Report Dec 2013
 
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Junior Golf Tour 2014

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Mizuno Race 2 Rockliffe 2014

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National Golf Month 2014

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