19 Jan 2017

Health Benefits of Golf Discussed in Parliament

The All-Party Parliamentary Golf Group welcomed representatives of the Golf and Health project to the Palace of Westminster on the 17th January. New BGIA Chair Philip Morley attend along with Nigel Freemantle from the BGIA Executive Board and Doug Poole from National Golf Month.

17 Jan 2017

National Golf Month 2017 Targets Women

National Golf Month partners will provide a month-long programme of opportunities or incentives to encourage women to visit a local course. This will see 50,000 places at women-only taster sessions provided by PGA golf pros.

22 Dec 2016

R&A and Ladies Golf Union complete merger

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews (R&A) and the Ladies Golf Union (LGU) have completed a merger, effective 1st January 2017.

21 Dec 2016

Golf carts and dodgems need car insurance, says EU

Fairground dodgems and children’s ride-on cars may require motor insurance for the first time under EU laws that the government has to implement.

19 Dec 2016

Parliamentary Golf Group disappointed at HLF announcement and closure of Beckenham Place Park Golf Course

The Parliamentary Golf Group has expressed its extreme disappointment at both the closure of Beckenham Place Park Golf Course, and the confirmation of the Heritage Lottery Fund grant made yesterday, which seals the destruction of the course