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Fake news: Trump golf resorts display fake Time magazine cover
…US President Donald Trump is one of the most famous men in the world right now. But there's one place his much-photographed face hasn't been: the cover of Time magazine's 1 March 2009 edition. Why do people care? Because a copy emblazoned…


Coventry club loses licence after fatal stabbing
… agreed to change the licence to accommodate crazy golf. Latest news and updates from…


New York inmate's golf drawings lead to exoneration in murder
…A US convict whose talent for art caught the eye of a prison warden, ultimately leading to a review of his case, has been exonerated of murder. Valentino Dixon's colour pencil drawings of golf courses were featured in Golf Digest…


'Tremendous news' that golf Open is coming to Portrush
… infrastructure in light of the news that Royal Portrush golf club was to host the Open…


Olympics return good news for golf
…Despite a degree of opposition among the IOC delegates and a liberal sprinkling of cynicism and scepticism from inside and outside the game, golf is once again an Olympic sport and will be part of the sporting carnival in Rio in 2016. Make…


Work starts on new £5m Carnoustie Golf Links extension
…Work has started on a new £5m extension at Carnoustie Golf Links. The community…


Scotland's heritage sites need more protection, says NTS
… International body concerned by Coul Links golf plan Link to BBC Scotland News story… for the controversial Coul Links golf course Link to BBC Scotland News story . Part of the 18-hole…


Siblings set new records at Lurgan Golf Club
…It has been an unusual year for Lurgan Golf Club as a brother and sister have both managed to beat the standing male and female course records. The club was founded in 1893 and is currently nurturing some up and coming young talent. The…


Can supersized golf holes recruit new players?
…For years, golf has been known as a sport for the rich but the game is going through hard financial times. Across the UK and America, hundreds of golf courses are closing as fewer people have the time or the money to devote to the…


How local hero Rory McIlroy became golf's new superstar
…The rest of the world may be stunned by the spectacular rise of golfer Rory McIlroy but no-one is surprised in his home town. "Easy, easy, easy," chanted 200 people gathered round a television in the bar at his home club, Holywood, as…