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Fame Tate article

Tate making golf for all

PGA Professional Fame Tate is opening opportunities for more people to get into golf after acquiring Stanedge Golf Club and making it open to the public. The former Ladies European and Asian Tour player has taken ownership of the nine-hole moorland course situated between Matlock and Chesterfield in Derbyshire. “We

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National minimum wage

National living wage increase

A 4.9% Increase in the National Living Wage The national living wage, the statutory national minimum wage for those aged 25 and over, has increased by 4.9% rising from £7.83 an hour to £8.21. Workers must be at least school leaving age (last Friday in June of the school year they

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A new online video offering from Birdietime

Birdietime have has joined forces with the best elite coaches and players in the world to offer exclusive online coaching lessons for all areas of the game. The Finnish-based company, behind the increasingly popular online golf related booking, administration and marketing service, are providing new lessons each month through www.birdietime.tv. The video lessons

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Save money with PGA Benefits

  PGA Benefits gives you access to a range of benefits and discounts designed to support members both personally and professionally. This month’s highlights include: Save money on gym memberships Save money on gym memberships with My Gym Discounts! It is a voucher-based or discount code scheme which offers members the

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Golf and Health Week – Get involved!

  PGA Members in golf facilities across the UK, Ireland and the rest of the world are encouraged to support a dedicated campaign to raise awareness of the health benefits of golf. The first ever Golf and Health Week will take place from April 15-19 and will aim to encourage

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Masters winner challenges Huxley Golf

Masters winner challenges Huxley Golf

  So impressed with the impact that his Huxley Golf indoor putting green had on his game before going onto win The Masters, Danny Willett returned to the world leading golf surfaces company to challenge them to create a new practice area. Willett had one a very specific brief. This

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Working with the yips CPD course

  Course Title: Working with the Yips Date: 24/4/2019 Cost (Member): £42 Venue: PGA National Training Academy, The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield   Course introduction This CPD workshop is aimed at all PGA Professionals that coach or play and have an interest in the yips and the effects of anxiety and/or

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South West - Staysure PGA Trophy

A fitting sign off for Wixon

  Nigel Wixon is retiring when he reaches the age of 70 in August after 55 years as a PGA Professional. He has been at Enmore Park for 47 years after starting with Richard Bradbeer at his home-town Bristol and Clifton club for four years. He accompanied him to Burnham

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