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May 2003

Finch Wins at St. Andrews
Thursday, May 29, 2003
England Elite Squad member Richard Finch (Hull) won the St. Andrews Links Trophy at the weekend with an 11 under par total of 276. Rounds of 71-66-69 & 70 were good enough to seal victory for Finch......... Full Story

Charity Pro-Am to mark reopening of historic golf club
Thursday, May 29, 2003
The historic Hill Barn Golf Club will be relaunched on Friday 6 June with a charity pro-am tournament in aid of the children's charity Dreams Come True.................
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R&A Introduce ‘Pace of Play’ symposium
Friday, May 23, 2003
The findings of a Pace of Play Symposium at St Andrews will send out an unexpected message to tournament organizers, course designers, the committees of golf clubs and the proprietors of pay-as-you-pay establishments......
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Report on Scottish Golf
Friday, May 23, 2003
The business management of Scotland’s golf facilities is put under the microscope by the distinguished specialist Dr Robert Price. The author’s findings will cause concern. Full Story

GOLF PRAISED FOR EQUITY AWARD
Friday, May 23, 2003
Collective work by England’s golfing authorities has successfully resulted in the achievement of the Preliminary Level of the Sporting Equals Achieving Racial Equality: A Standard for Sport........ Full Story

OLDEST SWINGER IN TOWN
Friday, May 23, 2003
A 92-year-old golfer has stunned the sport by winning his way through to the finals of an International Golf tournament.
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LUPTON No. 1 FOLLOWING BRABAZON WIN
Thursday, May 22, 2003
Jon Lupton (Middlesborough GC) is number 1 in the PING/EGU Order of Merit following his win in the Brabazon Trophy at the weekend...... Full Story

NEW GOLF COURSE FOR SCOTLAND
Thursday, May 22, 2003
Ecosse Regeneration has commissioned PGA Design Consulting Ltd to design a 36 hole golf complex at Whitburn, Scotland, midway between Edinburgh and Glasgow...... Full Story

ROYAL TROON HOSTS THE AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP
Tuesday, May 13, 2003
The international appeal of the Amateur Championship has been emphatically underlined by yet another worldwide entry with a total of 411 players entering from 27 countries. The Championship will be played at Royal Troon and Irvine from Monday 2nd to Saturday 7th June.......
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Association of Golf Club Secretaries Conference
Saturday, May 10, 2003
“Learn at the Conference – use at the Club” was the one-liner put out by the Association of Golf Club Secretaries before their 9th Conference – and it turned out to be far more........ Full Story

DEFENDING CHAMPION WINS FIRST MAJOR BLIND GOLF TOURNAMENT OF 2003
Wednesday, May 7, 2003
The English Blind Golf Association's 2003 tournament season went into full swing on Wednesday 7 May. The season teed off with the defending champion of the Jack Kerfoot Memorial Cup winning the title for the second year running............
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EDWARDS Representing the WELSH GOLFING UNION 4th AT LYTHAM
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
Nigel Edwards tied for 4th place at the Lytham Trophy after a final round of 67, 4 under par and has increased his lead at the top of the Konica Order of Merit to just under 100 points....... Full Story

ENGLAND SEEK FOURTH WORLD JUNIOR VICTORY IN JAPAN
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
England is sending a strong team of outstanding youngsters to defend the World Junior Team Championships in Japan next month........ Full Story

SCOTLAND TO PLAY IN BENSON AND HEDGES
Saturday, May 3, 2003
Zane Scotland, a member of the England Elite Squad will play in the Benson and Hedges International Open at the De Vere Belfry 8th – 11th May......
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SUMMER FESTIVAL OF GOLF
Saturday, May 3, 2003
FESTIVAL OF GOLF - FREE GOLF LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS
(Sponsored by the English Golf Union and Cranfield Golf Academy)- Saturday, 7th and Sunday, 8th June 2003
9.30 am - 7.30 pm [1 hour lessons running every 75 minutes].........
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