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Stories tagged ‘EGU’

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Beginners get a taste of Crown Golf's 'Discover Golf' at Sherfield Oaks GC in Hook, Hampshire

Crown Golf Matches Grant to Tempt Beginners

£18,000 kitty means a month of free coaching at 15 courses for 360 beginners, removes perceived barrier to the sport and doubles number of participants

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Eddie Pepperell after his victory at Montado Hotel and Golf Resort.

Titleist And Footjoy Extend Backing of EGU Order Of Merit

The two market-leading brands have supported the ranking system for a number of years and the English Golf Union is delighted they will continue to have their names associated with it in 2011 the full story »

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

(l-r) Nev James, Junior Organiser Bramshaw Golf Club; Ian Barrett, EMEA Marketing Manager for COBRA-PUMA GOLF; Ian Baker, General Manager Bramshaw Golf Club

Bramshaw Golf Club is GolfMark Club of the Year 2011

The Hampshire club has been awarded the prestigious GolfMark Club of the Year Award, which is supported this year by COBRA-PUMA GOLF the full story »

Monday, February 21st, 2011

EGU President Anthony Abraham

Anthony Abraham Takes Over As EGU President

Anthony Abraham, a past President of Yorkshire and a Justice of the Peace, has been installed as President of the English Golf Union at its Annual Meeting held at Woodhall Spa the full story »

Monday, January 24th, 2011

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John Deere sponsors EGU Environment Roadshows

John Deere has teamed up once again with the English Golf Union as sponsor of the EGU’s spring Golf Environment Roadshows, which are taking place around the country during early March the full story »

Friday, January 14th, 2011

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European Golf Unites to Resolve Thorny VAT Issues

Representatives from over nine national golf course owners associations and the English Golf Union hold in-depth discussions on European VAT regulations and their implications for the golf industry the full story »

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

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One Golf Network and ReservaTee Join Forces

The joint tee time distribution and marketing deal means that golf clubs working with either One Golf Network or ReservaTee will see their tee times or green fees actively marketed and sold through both parties the full story »

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

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EGU to Launch Members Benefits Package

The English Golf Union (EGU) has announced plans to launch an exclusive benefits package for its members in spring 2011 the full story »

Monday, December 13th, 2010

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Sandburn Hall GC is 400th Golfmark Club

GolfMark momentum is growing in England with Sandburn Hall Golf Club, near York, becoming the 400th facility to receive this prestigious award the full story »

Friday, November 26th, 2010

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Final Programme for 2010 European Golf Business Conference

The Conference is scheduled to take place at the Royal Horticultural Halls in London next week the full story »

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010


EGCOA Conference: Special Offer to UK Owners

UK Golf Course Owners gain discounted entry to European Golf Business Conference, held in London 30 November – 2 December, with opportunity to receive a £250 rebate if they join the new UKGCOA before 15 December the full story »

Friday, October 29th, 2010

(l-r) David Spencer, Brands Manager Fuller’s Beer Company; Andy Shaw, Southport Old Links Golf Club; John Petrie, EGU Chief Executive.

Steward of The Year Proves a Shaw Bet for Andy!

Andy Shaw from Southport Old Links is the London Pride English Golf Union Steward of the Year for 2010 the full story »

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

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Time to Nominate Golf’s Champion Volunteers

The England Golf Partnership is to celebrate the growing network of golf volunteers whose passion inspires others to take up and enjoy the sport the full story »

Monday, October 25th, 2010


Positive News for England Golf

The 2010 EGU/EWGA Membership Questionnaire shows that creative attitude from clubs will pay dividends the full story »

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Paul Keeling, Club Services Manager, EGU

EGU to Sponsor EGCOA Conference Dinner Cruise

The English Golf Union is to sponsor a key networking event at 2010 EGCOA Business Conference in London from 30 November to 2 December the full story »

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

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Paul Baxter to be EGU President in 2012

The past chief executive of the English Golf Union has accepted the nomination to become President Elect for the year 2011 with a view to becoming President in 2012 the full story »

Monday, September 27th, 2010

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Exceptional Talent Display at Skills Challenge Final

Talented English juniors wowed the crowd with their shot-making ability at the recent 2010 Skills Challenge National Final supported by FootJoy, at Woodhall Spa the full story »

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

Store Manager and Golf Professional David Boot (right) with his team

Stanmore & Edgware Golf Centre Awarded RangeMark Status

Direct Golf UK has announced that their Stanmore & Edgware Golf Centre has become the first golf range in Middlesex to be awarded the RangeMark accreditation the full story »

Monday, August 16th, 2010

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Welcome Boost for Disability Golf

A new website to help disabled golfers take part in and benefit from golf has been created by the England Golf Partnership the full story »

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

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EGP Grant Helps Golfmark Clubs to ‘Grow and Sustain’

The England Golf Partnership is inviting golf clubs to take advantage of a coaching grant that helped more than 41,000 beginner golfers and improving new players last year the full story »

Friday, August 6th, 2010

England team wearing Oscar Jacobson blazers and trousers at the recent England vs. France international match.

EGU Extends Relationship with Oscar Jacobson

The English Golf Union (EGU) has announced that Oscar Jacobson will become their official supplier of off course clothing for the England team from 1st January 2011 the full story »

Monday, July 26th, 2010

England's U18 Team with new Powakaddy Freeway II trolleys

Powakaddy Supports England Boys

Powakaddy extends successful partnership by supporting the English Boys Team who have been kitted out with top of the range Freeway II trolleys

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010


WaterWorks Golf Centre wins RangeMark status

An 18 hole par three course in East London has been nationally recognised as a junior and beginner friendly facility

Friday, July 16th, 2010

OneGolf Network Partners launches all new golf directory

North Downs and Poulton-Le-Fylde promote their tee times on the new golf directory the full story »

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

(left to right) David Spencer, Brands Manager Fuller’s Beer Company; Clive Bailey, Willingcott Valley Golf Club; Nigel Evans, Chairman EGU

Your Club Steward Needs Your Vote

The English Golf Union and Fuller’s London Pride, the official beer of the EGU, are calling on all golfers to assist in their hunt to find that special person who provides exceptional service at their golf club bar the full story »