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World Handicapping System - Privacy Notice

Friday 18th September 2020

In preparation for the launch of the World Handicap System (WHS), which draws ever nearer, we are now in a position to provide all clubs with the wording of the England Golf WHS privacy notice. At England Golf we take the principles of Data Protection very seriously. We are committed to being transparent about how we collect and use our members’ data, and this privacy notice is an important part of that commitment.

Novel Approach Allows For Safe Flagstick Removal

Wednesday 1st July 2020

Committee members at Haydock Park Golf Club have introduced a novel idea that has allowed for safe removal of the flagstick in time for one of their flagship events – Captain's Weekend. 

Haydock Park Golf Club Offers NHS Staff and Frontline Workers Free Golf

Wednesday 29th April 2020

As a thank you for their incredible efforts during this pandemic we have offered free golf and taster lessons for all frontline staff and emergency car personnel.

Haydock Park Golf Club

Rules of Golf Changes - 2019

If you didn't already know the USGA and the R&A have make a few changes to the rules of golf which are set to be introduced from the 1st January 2019. There are 20 or so changes and all of them are documented on the R&A's YouTube channel.

It's worthwhile getting up to speed with these rules as quickly as possible to avoid any potential discrepancy when implementing the new rules during your games of golf from now on.

CLICK HERE to view the rules you need to know about!