Don’t wait until the new year to book your golf society day!

Don’t wait until the new year to book your golf society day!

We urge you not to wait until the yuletide festivities are over to start thinking about your next golf society day! This is because January and February tend to be the months when everyone suddenly starts scrambling to book the best dates. Leave it too late and you may miss out.

Hold your charity event at Warley Park Golf Club

Hold your charity event at Warley Park Golf Club. Charity event venue in Brentwood

Think ‘golf club’ and you’ll almost certainly assume that any charity event held there will have a golf element. Yet whilst it’s true that many of our fundraisers do involve golf in some way, just as many don’t. So whatever the theme or charity, if you are an event organiser, a Warley Park member or … Read more…

Combat loneliness in later life – take up golf

Combat loneliness in later life – take up golf

Most of us will feel lonely at various times throughout our lives. And the sad fact is that as you get older, you’re more likely to become lonely. For a growing number of older people, loneliness ends up defining their lives, impacting on their happiness, health and wellbeing. It’s not difficult to understand how this … Read more…

Theft warning for golf courses

Theft warning for golf courses Warley Park Golf Course brentwood essex

Golf is considered a ‘gentleman’s game’. Golfers are expected to follow the rules of the game irrespective of their ability and who may or may not be watching. Unlike many sports, in which players will try to gain the upper hand in somewhat ‘unsportsmanlike’ ways, golfers will self-report their errors and take any penalties.

All Creatures Great and Warley

All Creatures Great and Warley golf course Warley Park Golf Club

Here at Warley Park, we count ourselves as being very lucky to work in such a stunning location. Everywhere we look there is the Essex countryside – an enviable view that a lot of people who work the usual ‘nine-to-five’ don’t have. But with all this ‘man and nature side by side’ there comes quite … Read more…

Get fit for life with golf

Get fit for life with golf Warley Park golf Club Brentwood Essex

It’s one of the biggest cliches around – January arrived and after the excesses of Christmas and New Year, everyone went on a health kick. Apparently it’s called ‘holiday remorse’ – the guilt-driven response to eating and drinking too much. We abandon all restraint and indulge in all the wrong things, safe in the knowledge … Read more…

Free corporate golf at Warley Park Golf Club!

Free corporate golf at Warley Park Golf Club! Warley Park Golf Club brentwood essex

Golf and business have long gone hand in hand. To those who don’t play, this fact confuses them. Why would wandering about outside, hitting a ball with a stick, be good for business? But for those of us who understand the game, it makes perfect sense. As a form of corporate entertainment, golf is head … Read more…

Golf’s winter rules – what and why

Golf's winter rules – what and why Warley Park Golf Club Warley's Winter Rules

There is no doubt that the weather can greatly affect a golfer’s game. Wind, rain, freezing cold temperatures… they can cause even the most proficient of golfers to have an off day. Wind is a massive problem for any golfer as it can have a huge effect on ball flight. A ball hit into a … Read more…

How does the weather affect a golf course?

How does the weather affect a golf course Warley Park Golf Club brentwood essex

2016 has been a pretty unusual year, weather-wise. June, in particular, was incredibly mixed, with sunny, warm days followed by torrential downpours and localised flooding. Statistics show that most areas of the UK may have only seen just above the monthly average in terms of rainfall. However, because much of this was showers, some regions … Read more…

More than £20,000 raised for charity by Warley Park members and staff in 2016

More than £20,000 raised for charity by Warley Park members and staff in 2016 Warley Park Golf Club

The majority of us are in a very privileged position. We either own or rent our own homes, have jobs and raise families. We have the time and money to play golf, whether that’s a round every now and then or an almost daily tee time. Yet we have all probably been touched by illness … Read more…