The Golf Club Secretary is a monthly newsletter to keep you and your committee up to date on all the latest developments affecting the management of Golf Clubs and the game of golf. Each issue contains articles, reports and comment on subjects ranging from health and safety, national insurance, VAT and other taxation, to greenkeeper training, security, insurance, employment law, fund raising and information technology. There is a comprehensive list of publications "scoured" regularly by the editorial staff, which means we do your reading for you!

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May 2021 Issue

Regular features include On Course (topical monthly advice on greenkeeping), Letters from subscribers and answers to Subscribers' Queries. The Helpline/email service offers details on the convening of meetings (AGM, EGM etc.), production of a Course Management Policy document, disciplining of Members, Review Scheme for all Committees, the Hiring Out of Club Premises and a host of other essential information. There is a ring binder provided for filing each volume of 24 issues.

The Golf Club Secretary has over 600 subscribers – they must know something that non-subscribers DON’T?

Email now for a sample copy - This will enable you to evaluate the newsletter and the subscriber HELPLINE (01255 676727) - if we cannot answer your query, we know someone who can. The full annual subscription is only £265.

When you become a subscriber, you will be entitled to other benefits, including entry into The GCS - Open Championship, now in its 25th year.

This is an annual event comprising ten Regional Qualifying Tournaments leading to a Final in May each year. Final venues have included Hintlesham Hall, Edgbaston, Royal Liverpool, Burnham & Berrow, Royal St. George's, Little Aston, Broadstone, Ganton, Saunton, The Duke's, The Berkshire, Rye , Royal West Norfolk, Formby and in 2021 we very fortunate to be able to pay the Final at Hollinwell. The Final for The GCS – 25th Open Championship will once again be played over the links of Royal St George’s, whilst the 26th Final will be at Gullane, in May 2023.