Centre of Excellence opening at Royal Norwich

“State of the Art” Turf Care Centre Opens at Norfolk’s Newest Golf Course

Royal Norwich has marked another major milestone towards the opening of its new course in 2019 as it has officially opened its Turf Care Centre of Excellence. With the new course set to make a new benchmark for golf in the region, the Turf Care Centre of Excellence will provide the estates team with over…

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Greenkeeper at Royal Norwich

A day in the life of a Greenkeeper

4am and awoken by the alarm, enough time to get a shower and a cup of tea whilst checking the latest weather forecast for the day ahead. A drive into work, arriving around 5:15am, to open up the Greenkeeping facility, check the machines are set up and prepared for the days tasks, along with readying…

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Ian Poulter

Videos from world’s greatest golfers

As part of our 125 celebrations in September we received messages of congratulations and good luck from some of the world’s greatest golfers. Watch their video messages below. Colin Montgomerie Winner of 31 European Tour events Thomas Bjorn Ryder Cup Captain and Winner 2018 Georgia Hall British Open Champion 2018 Ian Poulter 12 European Tour…

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Golf club celebrates 125th anniversary

History is in the making during 16 – 23 September, 2018 as Royal Norwich Golf Club, one of Norfolk’s oldest and most respected golf clubs, gears up to celebrate its historic 125th anniversary with a series events, including a special event to welcome golfers from other Royal Golf Clubs from around the world. The week-long…

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Teaching youngster at Royal Norwich

Juniors win Club Championships

For the first time in its history, two juniors have won Royal Norwich’s club championships. Liam Cossey won the Men’s Scratch Championship and Chloe Gibbs the Ladies’ Scratch Championships. Liam Cossey came through to win the Men’s Scratch Championship with a gross score of 144 (75+69). Joe Robinson, who had posted a 68 during the…

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Phil Grice, General Manager

Royal Norwich manager appointed chairman of Golf Club Managers Association

The Golf Club Managers Association (GMCA) has announced Phil Grice from Royal Norwich Golf Club as the new chairman. Phil, who has experience in golf club management following roles at Haste Hill, Kingswood, and Sprowston, is a long-standing member of the association previously holding the role of communications and marketing director. Talking about his appointment…

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Pete Todd Estates Manager

Royal Norwich Golf Club appoints Peter Todd as Estate Manager

Royal Norwich Golf Club is delighted to announce that it has secured the services of one of the most respected and successful golf course and estates managers in the country, with the appointment of Peter Todd as Estate Manager to oversee the development of its new course.  Peter will also take a seat on the…

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