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Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘Role model’ Hali earns sponsorship deal

24 February 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘Role model’ Hali earns sponsorship deal

Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘Role model’ Hali earns sponsorship deal

24 February 2024

Alfie Halil, who battled Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, has earned a two-year sponsorship deal with with AJN Steelstock.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Suffolk professionals begin new series

17 February 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: Suffolk professionals begin new series

Simon Byford’s golf column: Suffolk professionals begin new series

17 February 2024

Flempton Golf Club hosted 15 Suffolk PGA professionals for the beginning of a new series.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Thetford appoint new course manager

10 February 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: Thetford appoint new course manager

Simon Byford’s golf column: Thetford appoint new course manager

10 February 2024

Thetford Golf Club have appointed a new course manager.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Try this simple tip to improve your game

03 February 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: Try this simple tip to improve your game

Simon Byford’s golf column: Try this simple tip to improve your game

03 February 2024

Simon Byford explains a simple thing golfers can do to improve their scores without changing their swing as well as his latest round-up.


Simon Byford’s golf column: David Ball wins Golf Photo of the Year

27 January 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: David Ball wins Golf Photo of the Year

Simon Byford’s golf column: David Ball wins Golf Photo of the Year

27 January 2024

David Ball’s photography was recognised in the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association’s annual awards.


Simon Byford’s golf column: One-year landmark arrives

20 January 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: One-year landmark arrives

Simon Byford’s golf column: One-year landmark arrives

20 January 2024

Simon Byford’s looks back on one year of his golf column as Thetford host their rescheduled Everyone’s a Winner Competition.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Weaver earns place in England squad

13 January 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: Weaver earns place in England squad

Simon Byford’s golf column: Weaver earns place in England squad

13 January 2024

Tyler Weaver has been awarded with a place in the full England’s Men’s Golf Squad for 2024.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Three tips to improve your 2024 scoring

06 January 2024
Simon Byford’s golf column: Three tips to improve your 2024 scoring

Simon Byford’s golf column: Three tips to improve your 2024 scoring

06 January 2024

Simon Byford provides three tips to help you improve your golf scoring this year.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Countback and ‘The Count’ explained

23 December 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Countback and ‘The Count’ explained

Simon Byford’s golf column: Countback and ‘The Count’ explained

23 December 2023

PGA professional Simon Byford demyths the term ‘countback’ and what he refers to as ‘The Count’ as well as his latest club round-up.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Bonney and Gray look to defend in style

16 December 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Bonney and Gray look to defend in style

Simon Byford’s golf column: Bonney and Gray look to defend in style

16 December 2023

Reigning champions Nick Bonney and Colin Gray looked to defend their Men’s Winter Goblets title at Bury St Edmunds Golf Club.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Centenary celebrations begin at Bury

09 December 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Centenary celebrations begin at Bury

Simon Byford’s golf column: Centenary celebrations begin at Bury

09 December 2023

The new captains’ ceremonial Drive-In at Bury St Edmunds Golf Club marked the official start of the centenary celebrations ahead of 2024.


Simon Byford’s golf column: New crazy golf venue opens in Bury

25 November 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: New crazy golf venue opens in Bury

Simon Byford’s golf column: New crazy golf venue opens in Bury

25 November 2023

PGA professional Simon Byford was able to try out new golf and entertainment venture Sneaky Links.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Season throws up interesting question

18 November 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Season throws up interesting question

Simon Byford’s golf column: Season throws up interesting question

18 November 2023

PGA Professional Simon Byford unravels a dilemma facing autumnal rounds and reports on the latest inter-club events.


Simon Byford’s golf column: King Edward tops schools leaderboard

11 November 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: King Edward tops schools leaderboard

Simon Byford’s golf column: King Edward tops schools leaderboard

11 November 2023

PGA professional Simon Byford reports on The Suffolk Schools Golf Association Team Championships at Rushmere GC as well as his latest club round-up.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Haverhill Golf Club member wins national final

04 November 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Haverhill Golf Club member wins national final

Simon Byford’s golf column: Haverhill Golf Club member wins national final

04 November 2023

A woman from Haverhill golf club won a national tournament at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Weaver ends as top scoring Englishman

28 October 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Weaver ends as top scoring Englishman

Simon Byford’s golf column: Weaver ends as top scoring Englishman

28 October 2023

Tyler Weaver ended the Amateur Team Golf Championships in Abu Dhabi as the top scoring Englishman.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Kerr lifts Suffolk PGA Championship trophy

21 October 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Kerr lifts Suffolk PGA Championship trophy

Simon Byford’s golf column: Kerr lifts Suffolk PGA Championship trophy

21 October 2023

Simon Byford reports on the Suffolk PGA Championships held at Southwold GC as well as the latest action at The Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds and Thetford.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Bury juniors crowned county champs

14 October 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Bury juniors crowned county champs

Simon Byford’s golf column: Bury juniors crowned county champs

14 October 2023

Simon Byford reports on a Suffolk junior final, county representation in a world junior girls event and the latest from Thetford, Stowmarket and Bury.


Simon Byford’s golf column: All-Bury final goes down to final hole

07 October 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: All-Bury final goes down to final hole

Simon Byford’s golf column: All-Bury final goes down to final hole

07 October 2023

PGA professional Simon Byford reports on the Suffolk Amateur Matchplay finals held at Stowmarket GC as well as the latest action at Bury St Edmunds.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Forget The Ryder Cup, this is the ‘Romp in The Swamp’

30 September 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Forget The Ryder Cup, this is the ‘Romp in The Swamp’

Simon Byford’s golf column: Forget The Ryder Cup, this is the ‘Romp in The Swamp’

30 September 2023

The tournament was held at Suffolk golf club.