Golf is a wonderful game: it all started out with a simple stick and a rock. Man took these two items and decided to create a way to entertain himself. After all, what else was there to do for funbefore the 15th century that didn't involve beheadings and fighting wars? We hope our website will provide you with an informative portal into the world of golf in the north east, and throughout all of England.
Allow us to prepare a tailor made golfing itinerary for you and your group. As golfers who take regular golfing breaks, we understand how hard it can be to book the ideal break. Trying to book theright courses along with the right hotels can be a stressful task. We remove the stress and allow you to simply turn up and play. Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, North East Golf Breaks is run by golfers, for golfers.
Since it's opening in 1906, the course has seen a number of layout changes in its 100+ years, and our green keepers are regularly commended for the excellent 'all year round' course conditions. Ourcourse is popular with golfers of all abilities, and we are proud to have both local community members and those that travel to Newcastle to take advantage of the course and it's facilities.
We are privileged to have a great golf course with modern clubhouse facilities that combine the best of tradition with a firm eye on the future. To visitors: I doubt you will find a more enjoyableexample of a heath land course in the North of England.
I have played golf from the age of 12, Club Champion of Eyemouth in 1998 and Club Champion of Goswick in 2003. As an Amateur golfer I played in the North Northumberland League from the age of 15 forMagdalene Fields Golf Club and later for Goswick Golf Club. I also represented Eyemouth Golf Club in the Scottish Borders League and Aberdeen University in the Scottish University matches.
During the 2015 season, we will, on Wednesday 27 May, be hosting the Durham County Golf Union Boys Under 14 Championship with the Durham County Boys and Boys Under 16 Championship taking place onSaturday 6 June. We are also hosting Durham County Ladies Golf Association Junior Girls Appleby Bowl on Sunday 24 May and the Durham County Junior Golf Society on Thursday 28 May.
I would like to introduce you to Golftext, a company specialising in professional tournament leaderboards and on course signage, now available for daily hire throughout the UK, Portugal and Spain. Werecognise that all golf days are special and we believe that events should have a special visual presentation, which is crucial to creating the right impression and tournament arena.
Our purpose built 9 hole short Course is located on the outskirts of the beautiful and historic Durham City and is in easy travelling distance from all the regions primary routes. If your golf is notup to scratch, we have Two friendly professional's who will be able to coach you along. Booking is required in advance for this.
Situated between Sunderland and Washington, nestling in the shadow of Penshaw monument on the southern side of the river Wear, lies one of the oldest parkland courses and one of the most successfuland picturesque in the North East of England. Interesting fact - Wearside Golf Club is among a small number of golf clubs in Britain that start with a par 3 and finish with a par 5 travelling away from the clubhouse.
The Club was formed on 4th June 1892 at a meeting in Lockharts Cocoa Rooms in Clayton Street, Newcastle. The first records in the Golfing Journal of the time show it as being named NEWCASTLE UNITEDWORKMEN'S GOLF CLUB which signified that it was for the benefit of all classes, not only the rich and titled, and the spirit of friendship continues to this day. Many people believe that we have connections with the other club of that name namely, the football club.
South Shields Golf Club, established in 1893, is situated on coastal heathland, in the shadow of Cleadon water tower, a local landmark, which can be seen for miles around. At 6263 yards, the courseprovides a fair test of golf for players of all abilities. The course is noted for its fine greens, easy walking and magnificent views all round, particularly over the Tyne estuary, north to the Cheviot hills and south over Wearside to the Cleveland Hills.
Supplying a massive selection of golfing equipment training and advice to golfers and establishments throughout the North east of England we are conveniently situated next to Heworth Golf Club inNewcastle / Gateshead, Tyne and Wear. Stoclking a huge range of Golf Equipment including: Golf Bags, Golf Shoes, Golf Trolleys, Golf Clubs & Clothing, in fact everything any golfer would need, all at very competitive prices. We are a Custom Fit Centre for all Major Brands.
With a 28 bay driving range, an 18 hole golf course and an 18 hole mini-golf course, Parklands Golf Club has it all. So whether you fancy brushing up on your teeing off skills at the range, playing afew rounds on the course with friends or enjoying time with the family for mini-golf fun, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
The golf club is situated at the North East Corner of the ever popular seaside resort and town of Whitley Bay. The course is surrounded to the North and West by rolling fields with views to the eastof the coast and Whitley Bay Lighthouse and visitor centre.
Sunderland Golf Centre is the place to be, whether you are a total beginner, advanced player, in a group, with family or just want a fun day out. Our friendly staff members will be available to helpyou and assist with any enquiries you may have. The Range consists of 42 bays which are floodlit and undercover. Perfect for all year round, no matter what the weather. In order for you to improve all aspects of your game, or just for fun, the range has; realistic targets, greens and chipping nets.
Ravensworth Golf Club prides itself not only on its course but the facilities and services that it provides for members and visitors alike. We offer a warm welcome to all visitors, from the singleplayer to the largest of golf societies. Accommodation can also be arranged.
Matfen Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa is located just 15 miles west of Newcastle in the charming village of Matfen and is the ancestral home of Sir Hugh and Lady Blackett. The Hotel offers 53 bedrooms,individually decorated in traditional and contemporary styles. Our golf estate includes a 27-hole course, par 3 course and driving range. Relax in the hotel leisure facilities, or book a treatment in our spa. We're also the ideal venue for weddings, private dining and business events.
A 18 hole parkland course set in Tyne & Wear. The club is easily accessible from the A1M, A19 and all surrounding areas. The club prides itself in offering a warm and friendly welcome to visitorseither playing the course or just visiting socially. Please enjoy the website, we hope you find all the information you require to make any visit enjoyable or if you have any specific requirements please contact the club secretary.
The Golf Bunker is located on the ever popular Royal Quays Outlet Centre amongst some of the biggest names in retail. The Golf Bunker specialises in selling a wide range of golf equipment includinggolf clubs, golf clothing, golf shoes, golf bags, golf balls and much more at a minimum of 30% off the RRP. We also offer a golf club cleaning service where we ultrasonically clean your golf clubs and your grips to make your clubs look, feel, and play like new.
Travel west from Gateshead and located close to the borders with Durham and Northumberland, Garesfield Golf Course has to rank as one of the most picturesque courses in the North East. Designed byHarry Fernie in 1922, this lovely parkland course has matured into something very special and offers players of all abilities an experience to be savoured.