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Free Red Laser Golf Clinic For Adults & Children

Free Red Laser Golf Clinic For Adults & Children

‎Port Royal Golf Developmental Program is getting set to offer a free Red Laser Golf Clinic for adults and children at 3.00pm on Sunday, July 24 at Port Royal Golf Course. A spokesperson said, “Golf is a game ideally suited for the family, hence we invite families to stop by Port Royal and experience the game. The clinic will be conducted by... Read more of this article

Red Laser Junior Golf Outreach Gets Underway

Red Laser Junior Golf Outreach Gets Underway

The first week of the Red Laser Junior Golf Outreach at Port Royal Golf Course has “exceeded all expectations,” with up to 18 juniors participating in the program. A spokesperson said, “We are appreciative of parents and our advancing junior players who have been helped mentor our entry level players – providing them a good introduction... Read more of this article

Free Summer Initiative Aimed At Junior Golfers

Free Summer Initiative Aimed At Junior Golfers

Port Royal Golf Course has established a five week outreach initiative beginning on July 11 aimed at encouraging more young people to try golf, calling on vacation Bible schools and summer camps to get involved. The free initiative, dubbed the ‘RED Laser Junior Golf Outreach 2016′ is available to junior golfers aged 10 to 16 of varying golf... Read more of this article

Sousa & DeSilva On Hearing On Port Royal Costs

Sousa & DeSilva On Hearing On Port Royal Costs

“As a member of the PAC it was extremely disappointing to hear Opposition MP Zane DeSilva show no remorse or sense of wrongdoing in the Port Royal Golf Course redevelopment – a project that broke rules and went millions of dollars over budget,” MP Jeff Sousa said, while Mr DeSilva said he has “waited years to face his detractors”... Read more of this article

PAC To Hold Meeting On Port Royal Golf Course

PAC To Hold Meeting On Port Royal Golf Course

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Public Accounts will conduct a Public Hearing on Wednesday, 27th April, at 2:30pm in the Senate Chamber. The announcement said, “It is expected that the Standing Committee will deliberate on matters relating to the golf course renovations and facilities improvements work during the Port Royal Golf Course... Read more of this article

Free Golf Lessons On Port Royal’s 45th Birthday

Free Golf Lessons On Port Royal’s 45th Birthday

To commemorate their 45th “birthday,” the Golf Developmental Program ‎at Port Royal Golf Course will be offering free golf lessons for new golfers on Thursday [Oct 29] from 1pm to 6pm. Golf pro Kim Swan said, “Happy Birthday to Port Royal Golf Course as this week marks 45 years since Port Royal Golf Course first opened its doors... Read more of this article

Port Royal Launches Golf N’ Pilates Programme

Port Royal Launches Golf N’ Pilates Programme

Port Royal Golf Course has launched their Golf n’ Pilates programme, saying it helps to teach “students how to get better at their golf by getting better control of their body.” Port Royal Golf Pro Kim Swan said they had 21 participants for the launch of Golf n’ Pilates, and they were very pleased with that response. “A... Read more of this article

PAC To Meet Again On Port Royal Renovation

PAC To Meet Again On Port Royal Renovation

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Public Accounts will hold another Public Hearing on Thursday [May 21] where they will deliberate on the Port Royal Golf Course project. The statement said, “The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Public Accounts will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, 21st May 2015 at 2:30p.m. in the Senate Chamber... Read more of this article

PAC To Meet Again On Port Royal Golf Course

PAC To Meet Again On Port Royal Golf Course

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Public Accounts will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, May 7 at 2.30pm in the Senate Chamber at the Cabinet Building. A spokesperson said, “It is expected that the Standing Committee will deliberate on matters relating to the golf course renovations and facilities improvements work during the Port... Read more of this article

PAC Meets On Port Royal Golf Course Costs

PAC Meets On Port Royal Golf Course Costs

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Public Accounts conducted a Public Hearing on Thursday [April 30] in reference to the Port Royal Golf Course renovation project. The management of the project was criticised in the Auditor General’s report which said the project incurred costs of more than $24 million during 2007 to 2011 – for a project... Read more of this article

PAC To Meet On Auditor’s Port Royal Report

PAC To Meet On Auditor’s Port Royal Report

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Public Accounts will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday [April 30] at 2:30pm in the Library at the House of Assembly. “It is expected that the Standing Committee will deliberate on matters relating to the golf course renovations and facilities improvements work during the Port Royal Golf Course renovation... Read more of this article

Opinion: Auditor’s Report On Port Royal Costs

Opinion: Auditor’s Report On Port Royal Costs

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Susan Jackson] The Auditor General’s Report into the then-Government’s handling of the upgrade of the Port Royal Golf Course was hair-raising stuff. Many of the checks and balances the Government has carefully put into place over the years to oversee the spending of public money on large public projects went out... Read more of this article

Auditor Criticizes Port Royal Cost Overruns

Auditor Criticizes Port Royal Cost Overruns

Auditor General Heather Jacobs Matthews has released a Special Report on the Port Royal Golf Course Improvements Capital Development Project, which is highly critical of the Board of Trustees and the Government’s management of more than $24 million which was spent during the years 2007 to 2011 – a project the Auditor said was initially budgeted... Read more of this article