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Council Chair Welcomes News Of Golf’s Big Hitters Coming To Irish Open In Newcastle

Golf enthusiasts in County Down and far beyond will be in for a major treat during the Irish Open to be held at Royal County Down Golf Course in Newcastle from Wednesday to Sunday 27-31 May 2015. Newry, Mourne and Down District Council is pleased to be hosting the Dubai…

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Irish Open Officially Coming To North In 2015 and 2017

It was announced today that the Irish Open is set to return to Northern Ireland in 2015 and 2017. Royal County Down Golf Club will host next year’s event from May 28-31 while, in a first for Northern Ireland, the tournament will be staged at the Lough Erne resort in Fermanagh in…

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