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Durham County Golf Union

"Serving the clubs, golfers and talent of Durham County"

The Durham County Golf Union (DCGU), as the men’s amateur golf governing body in County Durham, focuses on administering county championships, team competitions, and coaching programs. Affiliated with England Golf, the DCGU manages course measurements and slope ratings for its 43 member clubs and serves as the local authority on the R&A Rules of Golf and Handicapping.

Latest News

Inter-County Foursomes Change

    Please be advised that the Quarter-Finals and Semi-Finals of the Inter-County Foursomes initially scheduled for Sunday 14th April at Seaham GC have had to be re-arranged. The matches scheduled for Hartlepool GC on Saturday 13th April are not affected and will go ahead as planned. Like many others,

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  The Seniors Texas Scramble scheduled for today, 9th April, has been cancelled due to the course being closed as a result of the heavy overnight rain.

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DCGU are grateful to the following businesses for their generous sponsorship in support of our 
Junior Teams and Golf Development Programme.