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Kintyre Express announces new service between Campbeltown and Ballycastle

Friday, February 11, 2011 13:34 Comments Off

Kintyre Express is to operate a new passenger ferry service between Campbeltown on the Kintyre Peninsula and Ballycastle in Northern Ireland. Sailings will begin in May, offering golfers the option to easily extend their Ayrshire and Machrihanish golf vacations and include other world-renowned links golf courses, including Royal Portrush, Royal County Down and Portstewart. Kintyre […]

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Ugadale Cottages Receive “Hotel of the Year” Award From Golf Tourism Scotland

Thursday, December 16, 2010 14:37 Comments Off
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Machrihanish Dunes: first-ever GEO Certified 18-hole golf course in UK

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 12:32 1 Comment

Machrihanish Dunes has become the first 18-hole golf course in the UK to receive Golf Environmental Organization (GEO) Certification for creating and maintaining a sustainable golf course. GEO is the only international non-profit organization dedicated entirely to helping golf achieve its potential as a social, environmental, and economic asset. Since 2009, the management team at […]

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