On Tour

Thoughts, insight and opinion from Andrew Cooke, CEO Golf Tourism England, in relation to the golf tourism industry, great golf destinations, and on occasions, other sporting matters.

On a recent visit to Scotland, the recent emergence of Dunbarnie as an excellent new addition to the region seemed to be a conversation many were discussing, as the new golf season rolls in.

Woburn Golf Club has staged some wonderful tournaments down the years following it’s emergence in 1976 when the Duke of Bedford opened his course, the Dukes Course.

Raising the bar

I had the privilege of joining the ‘powers that be’ at Goswick Links Golf Club for a general marketing meeting over Zoom last week. The discussion was guided by a thoughtful and detailed agenda...

It has been my intention for some time to develop a platform for communicating directly with golfers, friends and colleagues about what’s going on in the world of Golf Tourism both here in England, the UK and overseas. So, I am delighted to launch ‘On Tour’...