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September 2003

SUPERMODEL JODIE KIDD HEADS UP STAR-STUDDED BRITISH LUNG FOUNDATION TEE-OFF
Tuesday, September 30, 2003
World-famous model, Jodie Kidd, will join a host of celebrities at the 4th Colin Montgomerie Celebrity / Am Golf Tournament at Sunningdale Golf Club on Thursday 9 October in aid of the British Lung Foundation (BLF).....
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HEATHER IN FULL BLOOM AT WENTWORTH AS SHE BECOMES NEW LADIES CHAMPION
Saturday, September 27, 2003
The inaugural Health Perception Ladies’ Championship was narrowly won on Thursday 25th September, by Heather Neale of Cowes Golf Club in a thrilling finish on Wentworth’s famous East Course......... Full Story

WEETABIX DRIVES JUNIOR GOLFERS TO BE THE BEST OF BRITISH
Friday, September 26, 2003
At The Forest of Arden, Warwickshire - Over 100 of the country’s most talented young golfers have just completed the Grand Final of the Golf Foundation Weetabix Age Group Championship 2003. Girls and boys from all over the country battled it out on the challenging Aylesford course in one of the UK’s top junior golfing tournaments.......
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FISHER AND WOLSTENHOLME HEAD FOR HOUSTON
Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Internationals Ross Fisher and Gary Wolstenholme will represent England in the Spirit International Championship next month in Houston, Texas........ Full Story

EGU SUPPORT PLAYERS THROUGH TOUR SCHOOL
Wednesday, September 24, 2003
The English Golf Union is to support members of the Elite Squad through the PGA European Tour School process. English golfers will receive financial support towards their Tour School expenses through the World Class Performance Programme funded by the Sport England Lottery Fund....... Full Story

EGU & ELGA Launch Junior GolfMark
Wednesday, September 24, 2003
The English Golf Union and the English Ladies’ Golf Association have joined together to launch a new initiative called Junior GolfMark, which encourages golf clubs to review the way they cater for juniors and allows them to demonstrate to parents and children that they are junior friendly........ Full Story

YORKSHIRE ON TRAIL OF 18th COUNTY TITLE
Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Yorkshire will be seeking an unprecedented 18th victory on their 34th appearance when the English County Finals take place at Formby Golf Club, Lancashire on 26th –28th September........ Full Story

Mitchell wins English Ladies Senior Title
Sunday, September 21, 2003
Senior Ladies’ English Close Amateur Championship, held at Ilkley Golf Club, Yorkshire 16 – 20 September 2003 has been won by a Yorkshire lass...... Full Story

Foxhills hosts Lineker fund raiser
Sunday, September 21, 2003
The 7th Walkers Gary Lineker Golf Day was a resounding success with a host of sporting celebrities helping to raise close to £80,000 to help children with cancer...... Full Story

TEENAGE QUARTET HEAD FOR TURKISH AMATEUR
Sunday, September 21, 2003
Four members of England’s School of Excellence will extend their experience of international competition after being selected to play in the Turkish Amateur Championship at Kemer Golf and Country Club on 2nd-5th October....... Full Story

GARNER NAMED IN SENIORS HOME INTERNATIONALS SQUAD
Friday, September 19, 2003
England makes one change from the side that lifted the trophy last year for next month’s Seniors Home Internationals at Seaton Carew....... Full Story

HRH THE DUKE OF YORK APPOINTED CAPTAIN OF THE R&A
Thursday, September 18, 2003
His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KCVO, ADC today (Thursday) assumed the position of Captain of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews after driving himself into office at 8.00 am from the first tee of the Old Course, St Andrews........ Full Story

JUNIOR GOLFERS TEE-OFF FOR CHARITY AT THE BELFRY
Thursday, September 18, 2003
WHAT? The National Final of the British Heart Foundation Junior Golf Championship. WHERE? The Belfry, Wishaw, North Warwickshire WHEN? Monday 22 September 2003 Full Story

Scotland outplay England
Thursday, September 18, 2003
The Scottish team, made up of 13 of the best blind and vision impaired golfers from across Scotland, hope to send the English Team “homeward tae think again”. ..... Full Story

Are the Scottish Press blind?
Thursday, September 18, 2003
A Scottish international squad that actually wins is apparently being ignored by our own media........ Full Story

Pope, 92, is divinely inspired
Thursday, September 18, 2003
Golf can be enjoyed at any age from nine to 90 - that's the beauty of it.......
Reproduced courtesy of Bill Meredith and The Daily Telegraph Full Story

WOLSTENHOLME WINS PING/EGU ORDER OF MERIT
Wednesday, September 17, 2003
England Elite Squad member Gary Wolstenholme (Kilworth Springs GC) is the PING English Golfer of the Year following an outstanding season which saw him win the Amateur Championship for the second time.......
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CHAMPIONS LINE UP IN WOODHALL SPA SHOWDOWN
Friday, September 12, 2003
The champions from 28 counties will battle it out over 36 holes of the testing Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa on Sunday 21st September to see who will be crowned the County Champion of England....... Full Story

SIX NEWCOMERS IN ENGLAND BOYS UNDER-16 TO FACE SCOTS
Friday, September 12, 2003
England has named six players new to international team golf for the annual Under-16 clash with Scotland at Drumoig, Fife on Sunday 5th October......
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YOUNG TRIO READY TO CHALLENGE FOR GREEK TITLE
Friday, September 5, 2003
Three of England’s brightest prospects, Lawrence Dodd (Bury St Edmunds), Jamie Moul (Stoke-by-Nayland) and Eddie Vernon (Burton), have accepted invitations to compete in the 72-hole Greek Amateur Championship at Glyfada on 25-28 September........ Full Story

FALDO FINAL TO BE A ROYAL OCCASION
Monday, September 1, 2003
HRH The Duke of York is to attend the Faldo Junior Series final 2003 at Brocket Hall Golf Club in Hertfordshire on 3rd September.........
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