Monday, 24th October, 2016

Stories tagged ‘Harry Colt’

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016


Westwood to host 2017 British Masters at Close House

The former World Number One succeeds Luke Donald in the role of Tournament Host and has selected Close House, near Newcastle, – a European Tour venue for the first time – as the venue from September 28-October 1

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Whittington Heath aerial view new and old

Future Secure for Historic Staffordshire Golf Club Threatened by HS2

Whittington Heath Golf Club was faced with extinction when plans for HS2 construction revealed the railway line would bisect the course, eliminating 5 golf holes and a club house which dates back to the 18th century

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

These pictures clearly some of the improvements made to the front nine - the Colt course - last winter. Here is the par 4  9th .........

Back-Nine Boost For Stoke Park’s Historic Course

Following a widely acclaimed renovation of its first nine holes last winter, Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel, in Buckinghamshire, is to follow suit on holes 10 to 18 from November

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Paul Fitzgerald

A Decade of ICL Products for Castle GC

Paul Fitzgerald, Course Superintendent at Castle Golf Club – one of the finest 18 hole parkland golf courses in Dublin, has been using ICL products for the last ten years

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

South Devon Golf Tour - Thurlestone Golf Club, overlooking Burgh Island

Cream of South Devon’s Courses Create Glorious Golf Tour

This mouth-watering collection of Thurlestone, Teignmouth, East Devon and Bovey Castle have all been designed by some of golf’s most revered course architects around the time of the ‘Golden Age’ of golf course design

Monday, April 4th, 2016

The Harry Colt-influenced 6,683-yard Waterfall Course stands on land where golf has been played since the very early 1900s

Mannings Heath opens Championship Waterfall Course to Visitors

In a move designed to make the award-winning course more accessible, Mannings Heath, West Sussex, announce plans to open its championship Waterfall Course to visiting golfers

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Map of Southwest England featuring England's Atlantic Links

England’s Atlantic Links: One of England’s Premier Golf Destinations

The US Masters Heralds Arrival of the Golf Season and in south west England the ‘Atlantic Links’ Golf Clubs are gearing up for 2016

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

SThe par 3, 7th hole at Stoke Park designed by Harry Colt (photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Exclusive Harry Colt Break Available At Stoke Park

To celebrate the re-opening of the Colt course at Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel in April, after refurbishment, the five-star venue is offering an exclusive weekend break to experience the outstanding results first hand

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Stuart Collier (left) with Claus Feldt

Century-Old Stoke Park Heralded As ‘Best Newcomer’!

Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel, one of just two five-AA Red Star golf clubs in England, was awarded the title of ‘best newcomer’ when the World of Leading Golf announced its 2015 awards. Stoke Park joined WLG last year the full story »

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

The Wentworth Club

Wentworth Club announces upgrades and improvements

These improvements form part of the commitment to invest £20 million by December 2018 with the vision of making Wentworth Club the world’s premier private golf and country club

Friday, November 13th, 2015

The par 3, 7th hole at The Stoke Park Club, designed by Harry Colt.  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Iconic Stoke Park to Get Five-Star Bunker Treatment

Renowned golfing venue Stoke Park is to invest a seven-figure sum in a facelift of its 27 holes, which were created by Harry Colt in 1908

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Dunluce Links Royal Portrush (Club website)

Royal Portrush To Host The 148th Open In 2019

The R&A announced today that The 148th Open will be played at Royal Portrush in 2019, marking a historic return to Northern Ireland for golf’s oldest and most international Championship after nearly 70 years

The Wentworth Club

Wentworth Club announces multi-million pound investment

Wentworth Club has announced its commitment to invest heavily to significantly enhance and improve its three championship courses, facilities and service quality to become the world’s finest private golf and country club

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

EIGCA, ASGCA, SAGCA members outside Leeds Castle

Golf Course Architects go “To Heath & Links” for 2015 Study Tour

Organised by the European Institute of Golf Course Architects, golf course architects from Europe, North America and Australia came together last week to study and play some of southeast England’s finest golf courses

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Heath & Links study Tour logo

Golf Course Architects head ‘To Heath & Links’

Seventy of the world’s leading golf course architects are set to gather in South-East England next week for their 2015 Study Tour, organised by the EIGCA and supported by Toro

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Burnham & Berrow, an Atlantic Links course, celebrates 125 years in 2015

Double Celebration for Two of England’s Finest Championship Links

June marks a double celebration at England’s Atlantic Links as members Burnham & Berrow and St Enodoc Golf Clubs, both reach their landmark 125th anniversary

Friday, May 29th, 2015

The Harry Colt designed course at Manchester Golf Club has a mix of moorland, heathland and parkland characteristics

Golf Tourism England launches Pennines Golf Trail

A new trail aimed at the travelling golfer has been launched to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Pennine Way to prove that the game is not a good walk spoiled

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015


PRG Ensures Royal County Down Pro Shop Is Well-Stocked

The fast-growing supplier of innovative, high-quality bespoke golf accessories, has been providing branded merchandise and support for this week’s The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by The Rory Foundation

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

The official opening of the All-Weather Short Game Area, created by Huxley Golf at Brokenhurst Manor were attended by golfing VIPs including President of the European Tour and former Ryder Cup Captain John Jacobs OBE as well as ex-R&A Captain Air Chief Marshal Sir Patrick (Paddy) Hine GCB GBE

Brokenhurst Manor GC marks centenary with new Huxley Golf Short Game Area

The official opening ceremony was attended by President of the European Tour and former Ryder Cup Captain John Jacobs OBE and ex-R&A Captain Air Chief Marshal Sir Patrick (Paddy) Hine GCB GBE

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Edgbaston Golf Club’s fleet of Toro equipment

Edgbaston Golf Club Switches to Toro Machinery in £500k Deal

One of the Midlands’ most reputable private members clubs, Edgbaston Golf Club, has invested £500k in a new fleet of Toro equipment

Friday, January 30th, 2015

One of Little Aston’s bunkers after the flood prior to Souters Sports arrival.

Souters Sports Swift Help gets Course out of Bunker Nightmare

Little Aston Golf Club at Sutton Coldfield in the West Midlands experienced a bunker ‘wipe-out’ recently when an unexpected storm deposited over five inches of rainwater in an hour the full story »

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Tony Rees

PGA Pro Bows Out After 56 Year Career At Oxford

Longstanding Oxford Golf Club PGA Professional Tony Rees will hang up his clubs for the final time at the end of this month

Friday, December 19th, 2014

The new 10th green, viewed from the forward Men’s tees

“Lost” Colt Green Re-Built At Real Golf De Pedreña

Real Golf de Pedreña was Harry Colt’s second and final 18 hole golf course design in Spain, writes David Williams of David Williams Golf Design the full story »

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

6th green of Royal St George's GC Shows County as one of England’s Top Golfing Destinations

Kent possesses a long tradition and history of golf that dates back to over a century ago and boasts over 100 courses, including three Open Championship venues

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Pin High's Roger Hyder and Tony Healy with Canterbury Honorary Vice President Peter Alliss

Canterbury Golf Club extend consultancy agreement with Pin High Golf Group

Pin High Golf Group, the golf & leisure management consultants and club operators, have signed a 12 month extension to their management consultancy agreement with Canterbury Golf Club