Dorset Tour at Bashley Golf Academy

27 Mar 15

The Dorset tour went to Bashley Golf Academy, just outside New Milton, at the end of March. Thirteen beginner players enjoyed the 9 hole par 3 course.

Bashley Golf Academy

Dorset Tour at Ferndown Golf Club

9 Mar 15

The Dorset Tour latest event was at Ferndown Golf Club. On a sunny day at the beginning of March, nineteen tour players enjoyed the beautiful 9 hole Presidents course.

Ferndown Dorset Tour

County Academy Programme News - Futures at Dudsbury Golf Club

5 Mar 15

March 2015 Dee Wood, co-ordinator of the County Academy Programme reports on the Futures academy.

Futures at Dudsbury March 2015

Celtic Manor Junior Open 2015

1 Mar 15

Seven junior golfers from Dorset, ranging in age from eight to fourteen descended on the Celtic Manor Resort, South Wales to participate in the inaugural Celtic Manor Junior Open Day and competition.

CM winners 3

Dorset Tour at Crane Valley Golf Club

11 Feb 15

The first Dorset tour event of 2015 was held at Crane Valley Golf Club, situated just outside Verwood, on the 9-hole ‘Woodland’ course. The 9-hole ‘Woodland’ golf course includes six par 4's, three par 3's and is perfect for beginners.

Dorset Tour at Crane Valley 11th February 2015

Dorset Tri Golf competition

8 Feb 15

Westfield Art college hosted the Dorset special schools Tri Golf competition on Wednesday 28th January


County Academy Programme 2014-15

26 Jan 15

County Academy Programme 2014-15

CAP Jan 2015


2 Dec 14

Ferndown Forest Golf Club is now an England Golf Approved Get into Golf Centre. Steve Pockneall, the manager, is pictured with Elaine Barrow, CDO and Lawrie Ball, member pro shop assistant. Ferndown Forest golf club offer affordable taster sessions, beginner courses an improver courses through

Get into Golf Centre - Ferndown Forest


14 Oct 14

Dorset welcomes Henstridge Golf and Leisure Club which is situated just outside Templecombe, Somerset. The par 60, 3374 yard course welcomes all players. There are practice facilities on site. For further details please contact Rod Crocker or Sandy Pilbeam on 01963 362789

Henstridge GC

The Royal British Legion Poppy Challenge 2014

14 Oct 14

Dorset Golf & Country Club Junior Team Compete in National Finals Weekend

The Royal British Legion Poppy Challenge 2014

Counties encourage thousands to Get into golf

18 Dec 14

The number of people taking up ‘Get into golf’ opportunities grew rapidly over the summer months, according to a new report on grass roots activity across England.

Impact Report Picture

Golf clubs offered advice to survive and thrive

5 Dec 14

England Golf is offering a series of recommendations to help golf clubs increase their membership and survive and thrive in a challenging climate.

Results Booklet 2014

BBC staff inspired to give golf a go

17 Oct 14

BBC staff have been channelling their energies into a new sporting pursuit and enjoying free golf taster sessions.

BBC staff inspired to give golf a go

England Golf appoints Head of Training and Education

16 Oct 14

England Golf has appointed Laura Rushby to the new post of Head of Training and Education. She will take up her role on Monday, October 20.

Laura Rushby CGP news

New drive to inspire women and girl golfers

9 Oct 14

England Golf has launched a drive to attract more women and girls to play the game and join golf clubs.

Lauren Spray CGP News Picture

Breaking down golfing barriers

24 Sep 14

England Golf is working with cultural groups to find ways to broaden the appeal of the game among black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities.

Breaking Down Golfing Barriers

Get into golf teams up with BBC Sport’s Get Inspired initiative

16 Sep 14

Get into golf has joined forces with BBC Sport’s Get Inspired scheme which encourages people to get active and discover new activities in their local area.

Get Inspired Image

Talented youngsters win Skills Challenge National Final

6 Sep 14

Eight talented youngsters have been crowned 2014 champions of England Golf’s National Skills Challenge, supported by FootJoy, the #1 Shoe and Glove in Golf.

Skills Final Winners

Yorkshire forms County Golf Partnership

4 Sep 14

Yorkshire golf is set to benefit from an exciting new partnership that will help drive the efforts to grow the sport across the county.

Yorkshire CGP formed

Get into golf partners Change4Life

30 Jul 14

Get into golf, which inspires adults in England to take up golf, is delighted to have become a national partner of Change4Life, the campaign which helps people to eat healthier, get active and live longer.

Change4Life Logo


Safeguarding & Protecting Children and Emergency First Aid in Sport


March Newsletter 2015

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