Tuesday, 30th August, 2016

Stories tagged ‘Harry Colt’


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 .....read 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 RCD

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 .....read 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 .....read the full story »


Thursday, October 9th, 2014

6th green of Royal St George's GC

Golfinkent.co.uk 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


Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Mackenzie and Ebert website

Mackenzie & Ebert appointed at Royal Portrush

Mackenzie & Ebert Ltd. are to suggest changes to the Dunluce Course and Valley Courses in anticipation of The Open Championship being held at Royal Portrush Golf Club


Friday, March 14th, 2014

Tony Healy (Pin High Golf Group), Paul Blake (Canterbury GC) and Roger Hyder (Pin High Golf Group)

Canterbury Golf Club Appoints Pin High Golf Group

Pin High Golf Group, the Golf & Leisure management consultants and club operators, have signed a management consultancy agreement with Canterbury Golf Club


Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Helen Heady, Heady Public Relations

Visit Kent Appoints Heady PR as Golf Consultant

Heady PR will work in partnership with Visit Kent, its business partners in the golf industry and the prime golf courses of Kent to build and develop the legacy of golf in the county


Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Close House's fleet of new Club Car Precedent i2 Excel vehicles fitted with hi-tech Visage GPS technology outside clubhouse

Close House combines high-tech and heritage with Club Car’s Visage GPS technology

Close House, in Northumberland and one of the UK’s most charming golf resorts, has combined the traditions of the golfing game with modern, state-of-the-art GPS technology to provide golfers with the best in ‘championship course’ experience .....read the full story »