Figures for golf membership and numbers of people playing golf at municipal courses.

Martin Tighe made this Freedom of Information request to Aberdeenshire Council

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Dear Aberdeenshire Council,

I am looking for the following information between 2012 and 2017 inclusive;

The number of municipal golf courses in your local authority area;

The number of annually payed memberships at municipal courses in your local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior memberships;

The annual figures of people playing at municipal golf courses in your local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior visitors.

Yours faithfully,

Martin Tighe

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Education, Aberdeenshire Council

Dear Mr Martin Tighe

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (“The Act”)

 

We refer to your request dated 21/02/2018 13:05, for the following
information FOI: Municipal Golf Courses. 

 

We confirm that the Council holds the following information, which we
believe satisfies your request.

 

Between 2012 and 2017 inclusive;

The number of municipal golf courses in your local authority area;

The number of annually payed memberships at municipal courses in your
local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior memberships;

The annual figures of people playing at municipal golf courses in your
local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior visitors.

 

Aberdeenshire Council do not have any municipal golf courses. We therefore
do not have any memberships (junior adult or senior) and have zero people
playing on municipal courses.

 

Please contact me as the officer responsible for responding to your
request if you have any further queries.

 

If, for any reason, you are not satisfied with this response, please refer
to the further information attached.

 

 

Yours faithfully

 

 

 

Freedom of Information Co-ordinator

Education & Children's Services

 

 

 

Further Information:

Aberdeenshire Council’s Review Procedure under the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002 and the Environmental Information (Scotland)
Regulations 2004 can be accessed at the following link:

http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/council-...

 

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