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Stroke survivors tee off in Crewe

The Stroke Association in Crewe has teamed up with England Golf to provide Get into golf beginner courses for stroke survivors in the local area.

Three Year Partnership with Sky Sports

England Golf have announced a three-year partnership with Sky Sports to promote the Get into golf initiative across the UK, with the aim of bringing 500,000 new, or lapsed golfers into the sport by the end of 2018.

Danny Willett’s win throws spotlight on English golf

Danny Willett's dramatic win in The Masters led a remarkable display by English golfers at Augusta which is set to inspire a new generation of players.

Free golf lessons on offer in Warwickshire

Free golf lessons will be on offer from next week at three pitch and putt courses across Warwickshire. The weekly 'Golf for u' sessions start on April 11 with PGA professional Jason Powell will be on hand throughout the summer.

One You campaign urges adults to adopt healthy behaviours

Public Health England (PHE) has launched a national campaign to encourage adults, particular those in middle age, to make small lifestyle changes that will improve their health and wellbeing.

This Girl Can inspiring millions of women and girls to get active

Happy first birthday to This Girl Can - the inspiration behind the #ThisGirlGolfs campaign to get more women and girls playing the game. This Girl Can was launched a year ago by Sport England to encourage more women and girls to get active. Figures released to mark the anniversary show that 2.8...

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...