Humberstone Heights Golf Family Fun Day. Sat. 20th June

17 Jun 15

Despite the morning rain, Humberstone Heights held a successful Family Fun Day on June 20th. Many families and children tried their hand and enjoyed the great facilities Humberstone offers. Many members were on hand to help all through the day to welcome their visitors, young and old.

HH Fun Day Putting

Hinckley FIRST county club to achieve new GolfMark status

17 Jun 15

Hinckley Golf Club are the first county club to achieve the excellent new GolfMark accreditation after several months of hard work. Led by Ray McColgan and his team they now have a plan to take them forward for the next 3 years. They have found the process very helpful in directing the future of Hinckley GC. Well done Hinckley.

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Workplace Challenge Business Games. Fri. 19th June

17 Jun 15

A really good night at the Workplace Business Games at Charnwood College, Loughborough. Bring golf to the community. So many peope enjoying the chance to putt - hits balls into the net and the very popular Spot the Ball. To know where the ball was read on .......

Sunset

Martin Am.Am

17 Jun 15

Calling all Lady & Junior Girls in the County. Please support the Martin Am-Am at Hinckley GC on Wed. 15th July - Teams of 4 (£40 per team). Teams to consist of all ladies, all juniors or a mixture of both. All funds to Girls Golf in Leicestershire & Rutland.

group of girl golfers

Lutterworth Family Fun Day Bank Holiday Monday 4th May

31 Mar 15

Lutterworth Golf Club held their successful Open Day on 4th May. Dry but windy, so many things to do, with over 100 people attending, many families. Free golf coaching by PGA Pros Lee & Zoe, bouncy slide, indoor putting, face painting, etc. An Excellent Day.

Lutterworth Open Day

Forest Hill GC - Ladies Membership Offer

19 Mar 15

Forest Hill Golf Club have a 2 year deal on Ladies Full Golf Membership. 1st Year £550 - 2nd Year FREE (except for Golf Union Fees). The offer applies to New Members who have not been members within the last 2 years. Ring Rachel on 01455 824800 for further details or visit www.foresthillgolfclub.co.uk

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GolfMark Update

19 Mar 15

Glen Gorse, Lingdale, Longcliffe, Lutterworth, Melton Mowbray, Rothley Park, Scraptoft, Ullesthorpe, Willesley Park all signed up and working towards the new GolfMark accreditation. Hinckley are the first Club to have gained the new GolfMark - many congratulations.

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Market Harborough Family Open Day

19 Mar 15

Market Harborough GC held their first Family Fun Day in May and were thrilled with the result. They offered so many things throughout the day with a welcome team ready to guide people to the many attractions. As a result of the Day, they have many juniors signed up for coaching and several membership enquiries in the pipeline. Well done everyone.

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Participation & Club Support Conference a huge success

12 Feb 15

25 Clubs supported the Conference on Tuesday 10th February at Park Hill where David Joy, England Golf's CEO was the keynote speaker and remarked he had never to so many people before at 9.30 in the morning!

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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.

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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.

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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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