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Eccleston Park Golf Club in Merseyside. Stockwood Vale Golf Club in Bristol. Windwhistle Golf Club in Somerset. Wirral and West Cheshire councils announced they have put up for sale seven municipal golf clubs: The six De Vere clubs see above. Waterford Castle Hotel in Ireland. Loch Erne Resort in NI. Most golf clubs in Australia are in financial trouble. Golf Australia director of golf development, Cameron Wade, said: Average age of golfers up a massive 15 years since The average age of people who play golf regularly in the UK is up an incredible 15 years from 48 to 63 in less than 5 years according to data.
In October it was announced Northernden Golf Club in Manchester suffered a terrible fire in October that completely destroyed its clubhouse and threatened to put the venue out of business forever. Tetney Golf Club to build 27 homes. Tetney GC in Lincolnshire hopes to build 27 homes by its course in order to significantly boost its finances. In September it was announced Tapton Park golf course in Chesterfield has received funding to run a project that will keep elderly people fit and active.
In August it was announced The deal to secure a 91 year old municipal venue in Liverpool has fallen through.
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Allerton Golf Course was to be sold by Liverpool City Council after the authority said it could no longer afford to run it. Rushcliffe Borough Council has put forward plans for Edwalton Golf Centre in Nottingham to lose its green belt status, with a view to the site possibly being developed. More than a quarter of all the adult members of golf clubs in the Republic of Ireland have abandoned their membership since the start of the economic downturn.
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Tom Watson golf course to be built in Surrey. Newton Stewart GC in Scotland is a Private Members golf club that was on the brink of being closed down less than 2 years ago is now posting good results following a series of changes.
In May it was announced: Keele Golf Centre in Stoke has been earmarked for development. All or part of Keele has been earmarked to be turned into housing. The club closed on Christmas Evedue to poor weather, but has not reopened because a deal to hand control of it from its local council to a company fronted by Ian Woosnam collapsed in January. Participation in golf has dipped below 3.
In April it was announced: In March it was announced: A jungle themed adventure golf course has opened at a golf venue in Norfolk — the latest adventure golf course to be built to attract more children to the game. Congo Rapids adventure golf has opened at Norwich Family golf centre. In February it was announced: Belmont GC in Herefordshire announced it is to close down at the beginning of March following years of difficult trading.
Doonbeg GC in Ireland, a Greg Norman designed course has had receivers appointed to it, it will continue trading as normal. Ashby Decoy GC in Scunthorpe has agreed a deal with Persimmon Homes to sell off five acres of surplus land which will be converted into 71 properties. Brixhampton Court golf complex in Gloucestershire is planning to give up four holes from its main course to be converted into housing. Blue Mountain Golf and Conference centre and Maidenhead GC are set to be closed down so that they can be converted into housing developments.
In January it was announced: Mount Oswald GC in Durham closed down at the end of Decemberthe venue will be converted into buildings for housing and student accommodation. The problem has come about because its membership has dropped from to Pryors Hayes GC in Cheshire has entered administration and is still operating as a golf club.
Reaseheath College golf course in Cheshire is to close and be converted into student accommodation. Seckford GC in Suffolk an example of the mixed financial fortunes of some venues.
The club is thriving, with a growing membership, but it has entered administration because its members acquired a commercial company, Golf G. It continues to trade. In December it was announced: In November it was announced: Membership will be by invitation only and targeted at wealthy people internationally.
Lothianburn GC in Scotland has been closed down after its membership dropped from more than to in the last nine years. Inchmarlo GC in Aberdeenshire was placed into liquidation earlier this year. It is now reporting that its finances are far more healthier.
In October it was announced: At least homes will be on the former golf course. In September it was announced: In August it was announced: In June it was announced: Yes, I had a hen night with 12 girls attending. Everyone met at my house and I had a surprise stripper thanks to my sister for organising itthen a stretch Porche limo took us to Windsor where we had an Italian meal and then spent the night in a nightclub after. Jon had a weekend away and went paintballing and then went to a comedy club and stayed in a hotel with 11 friends.
How did your groom help with the wedding planning? Yes, he chose our first dance, the suits and wanted to be very involved when choosing the cake probably so he could eat it all!
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Did you use confetti to plan your wedding? If so, how did the website help you? Yes — so much! Tips for choirs, wedding gift lists, sharing ideas about dresses.
I also purchased reception table bits and camera cards! Did you buy any confetti products for your wedding? If so, did you visit a store, buy online or by mail order? We visited the Reading store, purchased cameras online but also bought favour boxes, floating candles, bubbles, stationery and table plan decor. The A-Line skirt with draped front overskirt edged with matching beads.
A corset back closure meets the cascading crystals onto the chapel length train. Did you have bridesmaids? If so, who did you choose and what did they wear? Who did your groom choose for his best man and ushers, and what did they wear?
His brother, Simon — all groomsmen 7 in total wore suits hired from Pronuptia.
Edward style jackets, pink waistcoats and grey stripe trousers with matching cravat and hankies. Did you have a civil or religious ceremony? Where did you hold your ceremony? Where did you hold your reception? Did you have any special wedding transport? A silver beauford convertible car — it was gorgeous!
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How many guests did you invite to your wedding, and did you have a separate evening guest list? Did your reception have a particular theme in terms of colour or style? Yes, pink and butterflies! How did you incorporate this in to your table settings? My sister made our table numbers and camera cards happydudu.
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We had pink organza bows on our chair covers, pink table runners and butterfly sprinkles around our table centres. The cake had butterflies on it. Did you give your guests favours?