Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Major Drive to Get More in the Swing; gOLF

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Major Drive to Get More in the Swing; gOLF

Article excerpt

THE winter months may be with us - but that is no excuse for not finding time to get out on the golf course.

A new campaign aimed at promoting a shorter version of the sport highlights the perfect way to enjoy fresh air and exercise without falling foul of the British weather.

Golf Express - which showcases nine-hole golf to inspire busy people to play more often - has been rolled out by England Golf.

The nationwide launch follows a successful eight-month trial in Staffordshire when more than 4,600 nine -hole rounds were played.

Clubs across the North East are backing Golf Express throughout the winter months.

Prudhoe Golf Club is offering nine holes of golf Monday to Friday for just PS7.49 (tee time must be pre-booked), while the same option is available after 2.30 at a weekend.

Golf Express at Allendale Golf Club costs just PS8 and again must be pre-booked, but is available Monday-Saturday.

Rothbury Golf Club has a PS10 offer on nine holes of golf throughout the week if pre-booked, while the same price applies at Seahouses Golf Club after 1. …

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