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October 2008

Kirstie and Kelly win Daily Mail Foursomes
Sunday, October 26, 2008
Northamptonshire’s Kirstie Jennings and Kelly Hanwell – two key figures in English women’s golf – have won the Daily Mail Foursomes............

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Marlborough Golf Club News – week ending 19th October, 2008
Thursday, October 23, 2008
Sunday the 19th, the weather for the afternoon was not particularly promising, nevertheless there was a good turnout for the event from all sections of the Club. Each group that went out comprised a member of the Men’s, Ladies, Junior and Seniors divisions....... Full Story

Brazil beckons Hannah and Abbey
Thursday, October 23, 2008
English woman’s champion Hannah Barwood and EWGA squad player Abbey Gittings are heading for Brazil this weekend to play in the grand final of the Faldo Series.
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THREE UNCAPPED PLAYERS NAMED IN ENGLAND U18 SQUAD
Thursday, October 23, 2008
The English Golf Union has included three players uncapped at any level among the 11 to form its England Under 18 training Squad for 2009. The trio are Scott Campbell from Yorkshire, Suffolk’s Hugo Dobson and Tyrrell Hatton from BB&O........ Full Story

REDHILL AND REIGATE TAKES UP NATIONAL COUNTY CARD CHALLENGE
Thursday, October 23, 2008
Redhill and Reigate Golf Club is offering its members the chance to play discounted golf at some of the finest courses in the UK, Europe and America after signing up to National County Card - the new innovative scheme designed specifically for private member clubs....... Full Story

SINGLE FIGURE GOLFERS TAKE ON THE PROS
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
What would happen if a team of single figure handicap golfers took on a team of seasoned professionals in a Ryder Cup-style head-to-head?.......
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England names strong girls’ team to take on the boys
Thursday, October 16, 2008
The English Women’s Golf Association has selected a strong girls’ team for the annual match against the England boys, which takes place at Woodhall Spa on Sunday, October 26.......
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Latest news : Marlborough Golf Club
Thursday, October 16, 2008
What a star! Junior member, Alex Ballard has been playing his socks off this year......... Full Story

SCOTS PROMOTED TO WORLD CHAMPIONS AFTER ENGLISH PAIR DISQUALIFIED
Thursday, October 16, 2008
Scottish duo John Maxwell and Stephen Brown have been crowned the new 2008 International Pairs World Champions after the winners were stripped of their title having been found to have breached the competition’s rules........
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England ladies sparkle on last day of world championships
Monday, October 13, 2008
England signed off in style with a four-under-par team score on the final day of the 2008 Women’s World Amateur Team Championship in Adelaide, Australia........ Full Story

CHESHIRE COLLECT THIRD SENIORS CROWN
Monday, October 13, 2008
Cheshire regained the English Seniors County Championship when they beat Devon 5-4 at Trentham while their main rivals Shropshire & Herefordshire went down 6-3 to defending champions Kent......Shropshire & Herefordshire, who collected the wooden spoon last year, could lift the English Seniors County Championship........ Full Story

VICTORIOUS ENGLAND NOW FACE THE IRISH
Monday, October 13, 2008
Eight members of the team that beat Scotland in last weekend’s under 16 international at South Staffs will be in action again in a two-day match with Ireland at Bury St Edmunds Golf Club this weekend, 11th & 12th October.
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Setback for England’s world championship medal hopes
Monday, October 13, 2008
England’s medal hopes suffered a setback on the third day of the 2008 Women’s World Amateur Team Championship at The Grange Golf Club in Adelaide, Australia........ Full Story

England beat Scotland in Seniors’ Home Internationals
Monday, October 13, 2008
Defending champions England defeated Scotland 6-2 on the second day of the Seniors’ Home Internationals at Little Aston and now meet Wales to decide the title.......

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Round up of news from the EWGA
Friday, October 3, 2008
England lose Seniors’ Home Internationals crown.......England beat Scotland in Seniors’ Home Internationals....Hampshire golfers win PING qualifier at Marriott Meon Valley.......US play-off victory for Olivia Jordan-Higgins...... Full Story

BELL AMONG LEADING YOUNG QUARTET FOR JAPAN
Friday, October 3, 2008
Jonathan Bell (photo courtey of Tom Ward), winner of two key championships this year and capped in the Boys Home Internationals, is one of four talented youngsters to represent England in the Honda International Junior Championship at Wild Duck Country Club in Nikkawa Kamisu City, Japan, on 24th - 26th October....... Full Story

Junior Golfers excel in EGU/EWGA Skills Challenge National Final
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
Twenty junior golfers from around the country put their golf skills to the test in the recent finals of the third Skills Challenge at the National Golf Centre, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire..........
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EWGA - England beat Ireland in Senior Home internationals
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
England made an impressive start to their defence of the Seniors’ Home Internationals, beating Ireland 7½-½ on the first day of the tournament at Little Aston, near Birmingham.
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FIVE NEW CAPS IN ENGLAND UNDER 16s TO FACE SCOTLAND
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
England will field five players new to international team golf for the annual under-16 clash with Scotland at South Staffs Golf Club on Sunday 5th October.......
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