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Twenty new golfers scrambled for Christmas

Organised by Branston Golf Country Club PGA professionals, Steve Hadfield, Paul Hebdon and Joe Docksey, twenty new golfers who had been through their Get into golf beginner programme during 2015 came together for a friendly fun filled Christmas competition.

Parliament tees off to support the world of golf

England Golf has welcomed the creation of an All-Party Parliamentary Group to support the game of golf.

Canopius girls get golfing

Ten ladies from the Canopius Group teed up a beginners' golfing session with a difference during the WPGA International Challenge at Stoke by Nayland.

Carry on golfing this winter with Golf Express

Winter is coming and the days are getting shorter. But thanks to the Golf Express initiative in Staffordshire the golfing season is being extended.

ITV weather girl Kerrie Gosney

ITV weather girl Kerrie Gosney is predicting sunny days ahead after enjoying an introduction to golf.

Chamber of Commerce women want to take up golf

Ladies from Herefordshire Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce enjoyed a 'Get into golf' taster evening so much, that most now want to take the game further.! Gaudet Luce Golf Club, in Worcestershire, hosted a 'Get into golf' taster event for female staff from Herefordshire Worcestershire...

Drive for more women and girl golfers

Clubs, counties and golf media have signed pledges to support England Golf's drive to get more women and girls playing the game.

Physio Philippa takes the fast route to Get into golf

Cornwall physiotherapist Philippa Tindle took the fast route to a new sporting interest when she decided to Get into golf.

Campaign sets out to change female perception of golf

Despite there being some great female players on the world stage, such as Charley Hull, Laura Davies, Mel Reid and Paula Creamer, golf is often wrongly perceived as a Man's game. #ThisGirlGolfs is designed to shift this perception and inspire participation by highlighting women that are already...

Golf Express drives through 1,000 barrier

Golf Express, which encourages busy people to play all the game in half the time, has smashed the 1,000 barrier in just two months. The campaign promotes 9-hole golf and has proved a quickfire success since it was launched in Staffordshire in May. Already, over 1,000 people have taken...

A great work out - and relaxing too

A group of women from the online network Mums in the Know Solihull took part in a free Get into golf taster day. The event at at Olton Golf Club. Was organised in conjunction with Warwickshire Golf Partnership!," By Rachael McGillion

Surge in new players and golf club members.

England Golf's work to is leading to a surge in new players and golf club members. A new report highlights over 8500 new club memberships in the year to March 2015 - which could equal £7.2m in annual subscriptions.

More than 194,000 people visited website in April

The first month of digital advertising has created huge awareness and exposure for the Get into golf campaign. More than 194,285 people responded to a call to action on the advertising and clicked through to the website.

Golf Express launches in Staffordshire

Golf Express - a campaign to encourage busy people to play all the game in half the time - has been launched in Staffordshire.

Summer of Golf in Warwickshire

The Summer of Golf has been a great success in Warwickshire taking the sport out of its traditional setting and make it more accessible than ever.