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KK Downing, former Judas Priest guitarist and now golf club owner at his home and course, Astbury Hall

Ex-Judas Priest star pushes on with golf resort after Birmingham property boss exits

Grammy Award-winning guitarist KK Downing wants to build a world-class golf resort with 40 holiday homes at Astbury Hall in Shropshire

MP Richard Burden

MP demands clarity over plans to close 100-year-old Birmingham golf club

North Worcestershire Golf Club in Northfield will close its course in March next year and the clubhouse at the end of April

Enes Bayrak, Mihrisah Safa, Fusun Ilkay, Selim Ozturk, Ceren Albayrak and Emine Ahmetoglu at the Birmingham Post Autumn Pairs Challenge at Warwickshire Golf Club.

Third Birmingham Post golf challenge goes with a swing

More than 50 golfers from businesses around the West Midlands teed off at Warwickshire​ Golf and Country Club for the third Birmingham Post Autumn Pairs Challenge, in association with Turkish Airlines.

Winning team, Brewin Dolphin - George Kennedy, Craig Swinburn, Jonathan Thompson, Geoff Hands, Marita Roxburgh, Jilly Cosgrove and David Smith, at the 2015 Second City Golf Charity Pro-Am tournament.

2015 Second City Golf Charity Pro-Am tournament goes with a swing

Birmingham golfers took to the tees at Little Aston Golf Club for the 2015 Second City Golf Charity Pro-Am tournament

Matt Harrison, who won himself a £20,000 Audi A1 with a hole in one at Olton Golf Club while competing in Investec Wealth & Investment's golf day

Golfer claims Audi A1 as hole in one prize at Investec Wealth Management golf day

Mr Harrison won himself a £20,000 Audi A1 with a hole in one at Olton Golf Club while competing in Investec Wealth & Investment’s Golf Day

Hamilton Bland, Captain Mark Cowley, Pilot.

Helidrop competition at Warwickshire golf club in aid of NSPCC

The NSPCC organised a Helidrop competition at Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club to raise money for the charity.

Adventure golf course planned for Wast Hills

Owner of Kings Norton golf centre lodges new plans to develop vacant land into 18-hole course in a bid to reach out to younger audience

1st place award winners Kevin Mann and Matthew Holden-Jones with Jamie Rodden from Sheridan Maine (left) and Debbie Cant, at the Birmingham Post Golf Day at Blackwell Golf Club sponsored by Sheridan Maine

Rain fails to dampen the annual Birmingham Post Corporate Pairs Challenge

The annual Birmingham Post Corporate Pairs Challenge, in association with Sheridan Maine, took place at Blackwell Golf Club.

Rick Cressman outside Nailcote Hall

Nailcote Hall expands thanks to Birmingham Post Growth Fund

Nailcote Hall in Berkswell survived an assault by Oliver Cromwell’s troops during the English Civil War and in recent decades has enjoyed a new lease of life as a luxury hotel, entertainment venue and the location of the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship golf tournament

CPBigwood - Graham Carter, Nigel Curry, Rory Daly, Ian McPhillips, at CPBigwood's annual charity golf day held at Edgbaston Golf Club.

CPBigwood's annual golf day goes with a swing

CPBigwood held their annual charity golf day at Edgbaston Golf Club, which was won at the 12th attempt by the firm's long term PR firm ASAP.

JW Hinks' managing partner Paul Jones and practice administrator Trevor Fleming

JW Hinks continues growth with practice administrator hire

Trevor Fleming has joined JW Hinks from The Firm Solicitors where he was the practice manager and law costs draftsman

1st Place: Selim Ozturk, General Manager, Birmingham Turkish Airlines; Paul Rice, Sam Hufton, Alun Thorne.

Warwickshire Golf and Country Club was the setting for the Birmingham Post golf day

Turkish Airlines sponsored the second Birmingham Post Autumn Pairs Challenge at Warwickshire Golf and Country Club.

Clayton and Tracey Blackmore.

Exciting finish to the 2014 Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship at Nailcote Hall

Eddie Pepperell secured the 2014 Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship title after a tense play-off with TP Tour Qualifier Jak Hamblett.

A billboard ad for a Rover 800 car features in the 1987 video clip

Long-forgotten Super 8 film about Birmingham gets a new lease of life after being restored

Music promoter Dave Travis shot the Super 8 footage in 1987 while the whole area was being transformed

North Worcestershire Golf Club

Bloor Homes says it will engage with Northfield residents over plans for North Worcestershire Golf Club

Bloor Homes' pledge has been backed by an announcement for a two-day drop-in consultation outlining plans to build 800 homes on the century-old golf club in Frankley Beeches Road, Northfield

Kenilworth Golf Club president Mike Hastings on the course's 16th hole which could be lost to HS2

HS2 line would leave golf course with 17 holes

Kenilworth Golf Club is among hundreds of organisations to submit petitions opposing high-speed rail link between Birmingham and London

A golf course built by Adventure Experience which is looking to grow out of its South East heartland to open a course in Birmingham

Adventure Experience looks to build golf course in Birmingham

Adventure golf company is hunting out land in the the city as its seeks to expand its portfolio into the Midlands

The Birmingham Post Pairs Corporate Golf Day, which took place on Friday, May 9, at Blackwell Golf Club

First female winners at Post golf challenge

Dozens of the region's business people joined football legends to contest the annual Birmingham Post Corporate Pairs Challenge.

Pictured at the Belfry relaunch are Ian Knox - director of golf, the Belfry; Coley Brenan - principal, KSL Capital Partners; Sandy Jones chief executive, the PGA; Bernard Gallacher OBE; Ian Woosnam OBE; Lynn Hood managing director, the Belfry; Todd Shallan portfolio manager, KSL Capital Partners; Matt Gaghen portfolio manager, KSL Capital Partners

Belfry welcomes Ryder Cup legends to celebrate reopening

Famed globally as a golf resort after hosting the Ryder Cup a record four times, the De Vere hotel celebrated its relaunch with golfing legends Ian Woosnam and Bernard Gallacher in attendance

Turnberry's Ailsa golf course, with it's famous old lighthouse, looks set to deliver a first major tournament to new owner Donald Trump.

Great deal for Trump - but many golf club futures are less certain

Golf club memberships are falling while Donald Trump dreams of hosting The Open.


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