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Golf Industry News - golf courses

“Stable but unspectacular” sums up the financial performance of the UK’s commercial courses, according to the latest industry numbers recently released by The Golf Research Group at Wentworth

The Conservative Environment spokesman, Damian Green MP, has attacked a Labour amendment to the Countryside and Rights of Way Bill which would force golf courses to allow ramblers to walk across the course

The number of golf courses in Britain has risen to 2,454, according to the Golf Research Group. Their report said the UK golf market is enjoying a “healthy period of slow but steady growth” and 560 new courses have opened in the last 10 years.