Charnwood Forest celebrate 125 years

5 Oct 15

HRH, The Duke of York, KG visited Charnwood Forest Golf Club, the oldest golf club in Leicestershire, on 29 September 2015 to unveil a plaque commemorating the Club's 125th anniversary.

Charnwood Celebrate

England Golf Governance & Affiliation Meetings

5 Oct 15

Changes that may affect your golf club! Attend a Governance & Affiliation workshop running this October. Have your say and Register on

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Case Study - Attracting Adult Beginners

5 Oct 15

Strawberry Hill GC developed new strategies to attract adult beginners. Read the full case study @StrawberryGolf

Adult Golfers

Great Membership Offers @ Forest Hill GC

30 Sep 15

Forest Hill have 2 great offers for 5 & 7 day memberships. Starting October 2015 - April 2017 * 7 Day Membership for £8.96 per week (Only 60 places available) * 5 Day Membership for £7.68 per week For further details visit the Club's website or ring Rachel on 01455 824800

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Ladies/Girls Numbers Stabilised

30 Sep 15

Latest figures show that the numbers for Ladies and Junior Girls in Leicestershire & Rutland have stabilised. Great news. Keep up the good work everyone

Numbers stabilised

Family Fun Day at The Leicestershire Golf Club. Sunday 13th September

18 Aug 15

Super Family Fun Day planned at The Leicestershire Golf Club on Sun. 13th September 2 - 5pm. Bring your Own Picnic ~ Live Music ~ Bouncy Castle ~ Wet Sponge Throw In ~ IceCream Van ~ Tri-Golf .... read on as there's so much more

Family Fun Day

#ThisGirlGolfs campaign

3 Aug 15

Golf's great new # for #ThisGirlGolfs is becoming a smash on Social Media. Click on the link and view the brilliant video then look for a golf club/centre near you to Get Into Golf.


Feel Alive at 65? Of course you Do!

3 Aug 15

If you are looking for exercise, friendship, love the outdoors, want to keep your bones & heart healthy and like socialising why not try GOLF ? Golf Clubs and Driving Ranges in Leicestershire are offering Get Into Golf sessions this month. Read on to contact the Club/Centre best for you.

Feel Alive at 65

Women & Girls Golf

3 Aug 15

England Golf's Women & Girls Participation Manager, Lauren Spray, came to Cosby GC in July to present her excellent new Women & Girls Fact Sheets to the ladies of Leicestershire & Rutland. Lauren had lots of great ideas to share. They can be found on the England Golf Website or can be emailed by Peggy Remington - email Read on....

Lauren Spray

Birstall Golf Club - Membership Offer

13 Jul 15

Birstall Golf Club have a special offer at the moment. For £59 per month until the end of the year you can enjoy full membership. Contact the Club for more details on

Birstall Golf Club

Northampton makes history with Merger

16 Feb 15

The golfers of Northamptonshire have become the first in the country to vote to merge their ladies and mens county organisations. At two separate, simultaneous meetings, the men of the Northamptonshire Golf Union and the women of the Northamptonshire Ladies County Golf Association both unanimous

Northants Merger

Counties encourage thousands to Get into golf

18 Dec 14

The number of people taking up ‘Get into golf’ opportunities grew rapidly over the summer months, according to a new report on grass roots activity across England.

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Golf clubs offered advice to survive and thrive

5 Dec 14

England Golf is offering a series of recommendations to help golf clubs increase their membership and survive and thrive in a challenging climate.

Results Booklet 2014

BBC staff inspired to give golf a go

17 Oct 14

BBC staff have been channelling their energies into a new sporting pursuit and enjoying free golf taster sessions.

BBC staff inspired to give golf a go

England Golf appoints Head of Training and Education

16 Oct 14

England Golf has appointed Laura Rushby to the new post of Head of Training and Education. She will take up her role on Monday, October 20.

Laura Rushby CGP news

New drive to inspire women and girl golfers

9 Oct 14

England Golf has launched a drive to attract more women and girls to play the game and join golf clubs.

Lauren Spray CGP News Picture

Breaking down golfing barriers

24 Sep 14

England Golf is working with cultural groups to find ways to broaden the appeal of the game among black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities.

Breaking Down Golfing Barriers

Get into golf teams up with BBC Sport’s Get Inspired initiative

16 Sep 14

Get into golf has joined forces with BBC Sport’s Get Inspired scheme which encourages people to get active and discover new activities in their local area.

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Talented youngsters win Skills Challenge National Final

6 Sep 14

Eight talented youngsters have been crowned 2014 champions of England Golf’s National Skills Challenge, supported by FootJoy, the #1 Shoe and Glove in Golf.

Skills Final Winners

Yorkshire forms County Golf Partnership

4 Sep 14

Yorkshire golf is set to benefit from an exciting new partnership that will help drive the efforts to grow the sport across the county.

Yorkshire CGP formed

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