Magazine - Golf (Page 12)
Environmental Management Strategy at Bolton Old Links
19 Dec 2013 - Golf - Antony Wainwright - Issue 51 - October / November 2013
Antony Wainwright has begun his new role at Bolton Old Links Golf Club by creating an environmental management strategy. Here, he explains the criteria he uses and some of the methods that will be employed
18 Dec 2013 - Golf - Claire Kearney
Hatchford Brook Golf Course, Driving Range, Gym and Clubhouse was officially opened by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham Cllr Mike Leddy at a launch ceremony on Wednesday 11 December, following a £2.5m refurbishment by social enterprise Mytime Active.
15 Dec 2013 - Golf - Derek Metcalfe - Issue 51 - October / November 2013
Pitchcare’s attention was drawn to the Isles of Scilly Golf Club when our editor received an email about three volunteer greenkeepers who, with a collective age of 229, were keeping the course going for members and visitors
14 Dec 2013 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
John Deere Financial’s latest interest free finance offers are just a few examples of a comprehensive range of schemes designed to help golf course owners and managers make the most of their capital budgets.
14 Dec 2013 - Golf - Lorna Bishop
A stunning shot of hot air balloons over the third hole at Long Ashton Golf Club, Bristol, has won the My Course Photo Competition organised by Germinal Seeds GB, formerly British Seed Houses.
13 Dec 2013 - Golf - Pete Simm
Brocket Hall Golf Club has enjoyed a memorable 2013 and is to undertake a £450,000 investment progamme in its golf facilities to help maintain its position as one of the leading clubs in the country.
11 Dec 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Hever Castle Golf Club, situated adjacent to the historic monument that was once the childhood home Anne Boleyn, has recently taken delivery a new fleet of 16 electric E-Z-GO RXV buggies from local dealer Ernest Doe and Sons Ltd.
Tree huggers have got it wrong!
11 Dec 2013 - Golf - John Nicholson - Issue 51 - October / November 2013
The old saying of a little knowledge is dangerous is very apt in the case of environmental management. Issues are often being clouded by the recent brainwashing of the public by radical groups of tree huggers
4 Dec 2013 - Golf - External source
Hawkstone Park Golf Club has been awarded GolfMark accreditation demonstrating their hard work and dedication to both junior and beginner’s golf.
The dynamic duo at Dartmouth Golf Club
4 Dec 2013 - Golf - Laurence Gale MSc - Issue 51 - October / November 2013
Dartmouth Golf Club is a testing and picturesque nine hole course that boasts the longest par five hole in Europe, at a staggering 675 yards! The remaining holes are set out amongst a backdrop of undulating, tree lined fairways
Priskilly Forest - a ‘great’ little place
30 Nov 2013 - Golf - Mike Bird - Issue 51 - October / November 2013
Opening for play in June 1992, Priskilly Forest Golf Club is a nine-hole, parkland course located about five miles from the west Wales coast.
29 Nov 2013 - Golf - External source
Lutterworth Golf Club’s head greenkeeper Jon Barr has become the 63rd BIGGA (British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association Ltd) member to achieve Master Greenkeeper status.
A big and scary project at Minchinhampton Golf Club?
24 Nov 2013 - Golf - Paul Worster - Issue 51 - October / November 2013
Forming environmental policies and action plans in such an environmentally sensitive region as The Cotswolds can be a big and scary project says the club’s Golf Course Manager, Paul Worster
23 Nov 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Pestovo Golf and Yacht Club, situated 28 km from Moscow, has recently upgraded its fleet of golf cars, with the delivery of 25 E-Z-GO RXV buggies by local E-Z-GO distributor Golf Technology.
22 Nov 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Golf Buggies Scotland, based at Ladybank in Fife, has been appointed a non-exclusive dealer of E-Z-GO golf cars and Cushman light utility vehicles.
20 Nov 2013 - Golf - Editorial
He is a career Greenkeeper and Course Manager currently responsible for a 54-hole golf complex in the Cotswolds area of the UK.
19 Nov 2013 - Golf - Charmian Robinson
Stanmore Golf Club, Middlesex, will use its new AFT45 trencher to install modern drainage schemes in numerous greens of this stunning course.
17 Nov 2013 - Golf - Steve Castle
Golfing legend Peter Alliss will be guest of honour at BIGGA’s inaugural Welcome Celebration, kindly sponsored by Jacobsen, to be held immediately after the first day of BTME in January.
The case for 9-hole golf courses
16 Nov 2013 - Golf - Jonathan Gaunt - Issue 51 - October / November 2013 - 2 comments
Jonathan Gaunt looks at how golf in the UK has changed since the turn of the century and focuses on the state of the industry as it is today and what clubs could be doing to remain competitive