Course Reviews

Yorkshire's incredible Ryder Cup history

Ballybunion & beyond: Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

Dublin Coast: Guinness and Golf. Wonderful golf

Sunningdale Old: is it England's best course?

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Woburn Marquess: England's Augusta?

Woburn Marquess: is this England's answer to Augusta?

The colours, the pines, the rich green grass and the white-sanded bunkers. There's also the sloping greens that are synonymous with Augusta National ..

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Fulford Golf Club: much more than Langer up a tree

The German’s acrobatics are still enshrined in club legend to this day. But this Yorkshire gem is much more than a snapshot from the past, as Ben Smith discovered

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Burnley Golf Club: greens as smooth as snooker tables

The Wandering Golfers may have turned up on the wrong day but they received the warmest of welcomes and played on greens as smooth and true as anywhere

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Rubbing shoulders with Rory: playing in the Irish Open pro-am

Ben Smith stepped inside the ropes at Killarney and experienced a feeling that only few amateurs get to experience on an unforgettable trip to County Kerry, Ireland.

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Hebden Bridge: a gem hidden high in the Yorkshire hills

This course will not win any awards of critical acclaim but Ben Smith found it to be a charming and memorable round of golf and had the whole course to himself.

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Lahinch: truly a wonder of the golfing world

Ben Smith visits this iconic Irish links and finds a club and town at one and a truly stupendous golf course to boot.

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