Happy New Year!

I’m sure a lot of people are glad to see the back of 2020.  Although the news isn’t great at the moment, let’s hope that 2021 is a better year.  At this time of the year lots of compilations appear on You Tube – “The Best Shots of...

The Twelve Rules of Christmas

I hope you had a good Christmas, even though you may have seen fewer friends and family than originally planned.  Unfortunately golf courses in the Province are closed, so I’ll have to make do with walking the roads rather than the fairways, in order to make up...

Indoor Putting Practice

Well, golf courses up and down the Province reopened on Friday, however the weekend’s weather wasn’t great!  As I sat down to write this blog the incessant splashing of rain on the window made my mind turn to indoor practice, rather than outdoor golf, so I...

The Voice of Golf is Silent

Peter Alliss, the “Voice of Golf”, has died at the age of 89.  For me, no golf coverage was complete without the soothing tones of Peter Alliss.  I loved his casual observations and witty remarks, uttered quietly and calmly.  He had a wicked sense of...

Check your posture

Well, we received the news we were dreading this week, that all sports facilities including golf courses had to close from Friday 27th November for 14 days, whilst golfers in the South are getting ready for a return to the fairways in a few days’ time.  Maureen...