Category Archives: Golf News UK

Donnington Valley to become pay-and-play venue

Donnington Valley Golf Club in Berkshire is scrapping its membership scheme to become a pay-and-play only venue. The Vineyard Group, the parent company that owns the Newbury-based club, has blamed the coronavirus crisis for costing the overall business millions of pounds in revenue. Consequently it said it is no longer able to support the club’s finances with […]

ROYAL MID-SURREY RE-INTRODUCES WAITING LIST AS LOCKDOWN GOLF BOOM CONTINUES

Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club has had to re-introduce a waiting list for membership following unprecedented demand since it re-opened from the Covid-19 lockdown on May 15. The famous south-west London venue, which boasts two 18-holes courses, has seen tee its sheet almost booked solid since golf’s re-start, with the 900 members playing over 8,300 rounds […]

DECHAMBEAU DUSTS UP RIVALS IN DETROIT

DeChambeau averaged 349 yards with is driver off the tee this week Big-hitting Bryson DeChambeau finally managed to combine his prodigious distance capabilities with some equally impressive putting stats to win his first event since the PGA Tour’s restart at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit The 26-year-old American shot a final round 65 to […]

Dryburgh wins Rose Ladies Series event at The Buckinghamshire

Local player Gemma Dryburgh won the third Rose Ladies Series event at The Buckinghamshire Golf Club on July 2. With a round of three-under-par 69 in changeable weather conditions, she edged a stroke ahead of Georgia Hall and Cara Gainer. Lily May Humphreys, Amy Boulden, Charley Hull and Annabel Dimmock tied for fourth. Dryburgh, who […]

European Tour lifts Olesen suspension due to trial delay

The European Tour has lifted the suspension imposed on Ryder Cup player Thorbjørn Olesen after court proceedings involving the Dane were delayed until December 2021. Olesen had faced spending more than two years away from the European Tour. Now, he could appear in its resumption event, the British Masters at Close House, later this month. […]