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More players and more members

England Golf's support for clubs, through its county and national networks, encouraged over 135,000 people to try the game and over 9000 to become club members in just six months.

Donate your old golf clubs, balls and kit

The BBC and partners are calling on people in Birmingham to give away their used and unwanted sports kit and equipment to help encourage physical activity in the city.

Nominations are open for England Golf Awards

Who are the people and organisations who make golf go with a swing? England Golf is searching for the heroes of the game to celebrate at its new-look Awards evening.

200 women in Herts

Over 220 new women golfers take on the challenge

Over 220 women in Hertfordshire have taken up a challenge to get into golf the fun and sociable way.

Keeps you active

It's official - Golf is good for you

Golf can help you live longer, cut the risk of many chronic diseases and improve your self-esteem, according to a new research project.

Muddy Stilettos Northants

Muddy Stilettos Northants

The urban guide to the countryside lifestyle-blog Muddy Stilettos attended a Get into golf day - and discovered it was a great way to boost health and happiness.

9 hole green fees

Does golf really burn that many calories?

Journalist Matt Rudd tried his hand at golf for his latest Sunday Times column

Kay Bone: Golf Club Member

Kay Bone: Golf Club Member

We are celebrating Women in Sport Week by profiling different women in golf. Kay Bone: Golf Club Member

Dawn Baker: Beginner

Dawn Baker: Beginner Golfer

We are celebrating Women in Sport Week by profiling different women in golf. Dawn Baker: Beginner Golfer

Janet Proudfoot – Golf Volunteer

Janet Proudfoot: Golf Volunteer

We are celebrating Women in Sport week by profiling different women in golf. Janet Proudfoot: Golf Volunteer

Charley Hull: Professional golfer

Charley Hull: Professional Golfer

We are celebrating Women in Sport week by profiling different women in golf... Charley Hull: Professional Golfer photograph by Tristan Jones

Evie Carter: PGA Professional

Evie Carter: PGA Professional

We are celebrating Women in Sport week by profiling different women in golf. Evie Carter: PGA Professional

Alison Lysons: England Golf County Development Officer

Alison Lysons: County Development Officer

We are celebrating Women in Sport Week by profiling different women in golf. Alison Lysons: County Development Officer

Women in sport give golf a go

Women in Sport give golf a go

The girls from Women in Sport are working their way through the alphabet of sports. This month its G is for Golf, engagement officer Grace Kitching tries her hand at the game.

Parliamentary Sports Fair

Parliamentarians urged to Get into golf

MPs and Peers were invited to Get into golf yesterday and to become champions for the grassroots game in their constituencies.