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Leeds Golf centre to create 30 roles

LEEDS Golf Centre has launched its bid to extend its facility into a multi-million-pound complex, with work set to start within a year, subject to approval.

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FEATURE: One of the stone markers at Moor Allerton.

‘Voice of golf’ makes his mark in Leeds

Two eye-catching stone features dedicated to the ‘voice of golf’ Peter Allis are making their mark with golfers at Moor Allerton Golf Club in Leeds.

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Homes plan for disused Yorkshire golf course is ready

Multi-million-pound plans to transform a disused golf course will be submitted next week by a developer aiming to build thousands of new homes in one of Yorkshire’s property hotspots.

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Tommy Fleetwood

Fleetwood smokes course record at Carnoustie

Tommy Fleetwood shot a Carnoustie course-record 63 to claim a share of the halfway lead with defending champion Tyrrell Hatton at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

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After a par-5 to start the back nine, North of England Open competitors will face the 179-yard par-3 11th at Alwoodley (Picture: David Cannon/Getty Images).

Country’s finest to descend on Alwoodley to chase top title

ALWOODLEY will provide the stage as England Golf brings down the curtain on its 2017 men’s Order of Merit.

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Yorkshire pose with the trophy after victory in the English Women's County Finals at Felixstowe Ferry (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire display nerve and skill to claim English Women’s County Championship title

YORKSHIRE are celebrating winning the English Women’s County Championship after beating Gloucestershire 5-4 on the final day at Felixstowe Ferry in which the outcome was not decided until the final putt on the final green.

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Temple Newsam's, l-r, Patrick Cassidy, Sheridan Linley and Harry Briggs after winning Leeds Union's Inter Club Junior Knockout competition.

Temple Newsam defy odds to win Leeds Union's junior knockout competition

TEMPLE Newsam's junior section boasts only three members – enough, though, to give the club plenty about which to boast.

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Leeds Union team captain Nigel McKee (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Leeds chasing six-man title 'bonus' after McKee's men place second in YIDU league

LEEDS will go into Sunday's Yorkshire Inter-District Union six-man championship at Cleveland having finished just a point behind league title winners Sheffield.

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Leeds Union captain Nigel McKee (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Leeds will look to go for jugular in final YIDU match

LEEDS captain Nigel McKee will send out what he regards as his strongest line-up of the season when his team close their Yorkshire Inter-District Union League campaign with a trip to face Harrogate at Ilkley on Sunday.

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American Golf Junior Championship Over-8 winner Sam McIntyre of Oulton Hall (

Picture: Mark Newcombe/visionsingolf.com).

Oulton Hall’s Sam McIntyre plays it again to win American Golf junior crown

OULTON HALL’S Sam McIntyre had to step up an age category after being crowned the American Golf Junior Championships’ Ping Star of the Future Under-8 section in 2016.

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Wakefield GC's Dan Bradbury seen in his role as Yorkshire Boys' captain.

Yorkshire Boys’ captain Bradbury earns USA golf scholarship in Harrogate – Tennessee

WAKEFIELD’S Dan Bradbury will not being making the commute to university in Harrogate on a daily basis – because it is more than 4,000 miles away.

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Leeds Union captain Nigel McKee (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Leeds certain of runner-up spot as they progress under captain McKee

LEEDS have assured themselves of finishing second in this year’s Yorkshire Inter-District Union League with a round of matches still to be played.

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Masham's Dan Brown in action for England on Friday at Moortown
 (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire trio Brown, Whiteoak and Hague unable to nudge England over line at Moortown

MASHAM’S Dan Brown and Shipley’s Will Whiteoak both won their singles matches on the final day of the men’s Home Internationals at Moortown, but a 7.5-7.5 draw for England with champions Ireland saw the hosts fall agonisingly short of lifting the title.

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Malton & Norton's David Hague in action for England at Moortown (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Hague extends perfect record at Moortown as England prepare for showdown

MALTON & Norton’s David Hague made it four wins from four matches with an overwhelming singles victory against Wales to help England set up a last-day showdown with defending champions Ireland in the men’s Home Internationals at Moortown.

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England's squad for the Home Internationals at Moortown, including, back row second left, Dan Brown (Masham), back row fourth left, David Hague (Malton & Norton), and front row, second left, Will Whiteoak (Shipley) (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire trio hope to aid England’s push for Home Internationals glory at Moortown

THE TOP male amateur golfers from England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales have descended on Moortown for three days of golf that will decide which nation claims the Home Internationals crown.

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Finalists in the open age and junior categories of the Up to Scratch Challenge.

Yaseen and Gracie rise to the Up to Scratch Challenge

YASEEN MOHAMMED and Gracie Thompson are this year’s winners in Leeds Golf Centre’s Up to Scratch Challenge.

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Danny Willett

Willett seeks fresh start with his switch to Foley

Former Masters champion Danny Willett plans to “jump in with both feet” after changing coaches ahead of the US PGA Championship in an attempt to end his miserable run of form.

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Wakefield's winning team of Max Adams, Max Heath and Harry Saville with Leeds Union president Bob Thorp.

Wakefield show stunning form to lift Leeds Union junior net championship

WAKEFIELD recorded an impressive six-shot victory in the Leeds Union’s junior net team championship at Scarcroft.

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Cookridge Halls Adel Watt, winner of the Girls Open Quaich, drives against one of golfs most famous backdrops, the R&A clubhouse beside the 18th green on the Old Course at St Andrews.

Adel’s battling qualities see her triumph at famous Old Course

THOUSANDS of people each year visit Scotland to walk in the footsteps of golfing greats by playing the Old Course at St Andrews, the Home of Golf.

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Leeds Union captain Nigel McKee (Picture: Chris Stratford).

Leeds edge Bradford in thriller to stay on Sheffield’s heels

LEEDS kept alive their hopes of a possible title triumph in the Yorkshire Inter-District Union League with a dramatic 19-17 victory over neighbours Bradford at Bracken Ghyll.

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