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Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘Virtually, what a great game golf is’

03 June 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘Virtually, what a great game golf is’

Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘Virtually, what a great game golf is’

03 June 2023

Simon Byford explores how retaining members in golf clubs is important to their long term success and how a simulator can help do this.


Golf: Festival is a fitting memorial to Mr Myhill

27 May 2023
Golf: Festival is a fitting memorial to Mr Myhill

Golf: Festival is a fitting memorial to Mr Myhill

27 May 2023

PGA pro Simon Byford welcomes the winners of a golf festival set up in honour of a popular teacher.


Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘School celebrates national title and new county female champion’

20 May 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘School celebrates national title and new county female champion’

Simon Byford’s golf column: ‘School celebrates national title and new county female champion’

20 May 2023

PGA pro Simon Byford reports on a national title coming home to Suffolk, a first-time county champion and the latest round of inter-club knockouts.


Simon Byford’s golf column: Fascinating Flempton is a real gem

06 May 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: Fascinating Flempton is a real gem

Simon Byford’s golf column: Fascinating Flempton is a real gem

06 May 2023

The latest golf round-up from Simon Byford, PGA Golf Professional.


‘They’ve got that club feeling back’: A parent’s view of what it’s like to be an Ipswich Town mascot

27 April 2023
‘They’ve got that club feeling back’: A parent’s view of what it’s like to be an Ipswich Town mascot

‘They’ve got that club feeling back’: A parent’s view of what it’s like to be an Ipswich Town mascot

27 April 2023

Read a parent’s view of what it was like for their son to be a mascot for an Ipswich Town match.


Simon Byford’s golf column: How to play in abnormal conditions

22 April 2023
Simon Byford’s golf column: How to play in abnormal conditions

Simon Byford’s golf column: How to play in abnormal conditions

22 April 2023

In this week’s column, Simon Byford explores the Abnormal Course Condition rule with Spring just around the corner.


Simon Byford's golf column: 'Another impressive result for Alice'

15 April 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: 'Another impressive result for Alice'

Simon Byford's golf column: 'Another impressive result for Alice'

15 April 2023

Simon Byford reports on a big success for a Bury St Edmunds member targeting the pro ranks later this year and the latest events at three courses.


Simon Byford's golf column: Markham’s hard work is recognised

08 April 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: Markham’s hard work is recognised

Simon Byford's golf column: Markham’s hard work is recognised

08 April 2023

Stowmarket Golf Club’s head professional Jonathan Markham has been awarded the Foremost EMP Professional of the Year.


Simon Byford's golf column: 'Future of Suffolk golf looks healthy'

01 April 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: 'Future of Suffolk golf looks healthy'

Simon Byford's golf column: 'Future of Suffolk golf looks healthy'

01 April 2023

A Suffolk Schools tournament is the focus of Simon Byford's golf column this week along with the latest club round-up.


Simon Byford's golf column: 'The dos and do nots of bunker play'

25 March 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: 'The dos and do nots of bunker play'

Simon Byford's golf column: 'The dos and do nots of bunker play'

25 March 2023

PGA Professional Simon Byford explains what you can and can't do when landing in the sand as well as the latest news from three of his local clubs.


Simon Byford's golf column: 'The course that should be considered a jewel in a town's crown'

18 March 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: 'The course that should be considered a jewel in a town's crown'

Simon Byford's golf column: 'The course that should be considered a jewel in a town's crown'

18 March 2023

PGA Professional Simon Byford does a deep dive into another west Suffolk golf club as well as providing his latest results round-up.


Simon Byford's golf column: 'The course that should be considered a jewel in a town's crown'

18 March 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: 'The course that should be considered a jewel in a town's crown'

Simon Byford's golf column: 'The course that should be considered a jewel in a town's crown'

18 March 2023

PGA Professional Simon Byford does a deep dive into another west Suffolk golf club as well as providing his latest results round-up.


Simon Byford's golf column: Club’s national recognition well deserved

11 March 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: Club’s national recognition well deserved

Simon Byford's golf column: Club’s national recognition well deserved

11 March 2023

PGA Professional Simon Byford looks at why a Suffolk golf club was named England Golf's Club of the Year as well as his latest results round-up.


Simon Byford's golf column: 'Putting you ahead of the competition'

04 March 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: 'Putting you ahead of the competition'

Simon Byford's golf column: 'Putting you ahead of the competition'

04 March 2023

This weeks sees Simon explain two simple games which can help improve putting while also rounding up the latest action from two west Suffolk clubs.


Simon Byford's golf column: Our loved game loses a great servant

25 February 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: Our loved game loses a great servant

Simon Byford's golf column: Our loved game loses a great servant

25 February 2023

This week sees Simon pay tribute to John Paramor and explore the complexities of golf's rules as well as the latest results round-up.


Simon Byford's golf column: Heathland Gem that's a class act of a course

18 February 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: Heathland Gem that's a class act of a course

Simon Byford's golf column: Heathland Gem that's a class act of a course

18 February 2023

This week sees PGA professional Simon Byford take a closer look at Thetford Golf Club.


Simon Byford's golf column: Ladies’ cups that test all handicaps

04 February 2023
Simon Byford's golf column: Ladies’ cups that test all handicaps

Simon Byford's golf column: Ladies’ cups that test all handicaps

04 February 2023

The Suffolk Golf ladies inter-club knockout trophies are the focus of this week's column, along with a charity day at The Suffolk.