What is SafeGolf?

SafeGolf is a partnership of UK golf bodies committed to promoting a safe and positiveenvironment for all those participating, working and volunteering in the sport of golf.

SafeGolf consists of members from the golfing bodies across Great Britain & Ireland and has been established to help golf respond to the issue of child protection in sport. Its mission is to safeguard the welfare of children and young people, as well as adults at risk, in the sport of golf. This will be achieved through a unique partnership which has the ability to influence and act as advocate for safeguarding across the golfing landscape, developing a consistent approach towards ensuring that all people have a fun, safe and positive experience when playing golf.

Members of SafeGolf include; England Golf, Wales Golf, Scottish Golf, Confederation of Golf in Ireland, The Professional Golfers’ Association, Ladies European Tour, The Golf Foundation, Golf Club Managers’ Association, the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association and The R&A.

Adults Safeguarding Policy & Procedures

Children & Young People Safeguarding Policy & Procedures

Our Club Welfare Officer is Sarah Brown who works in the Office.   Please call at the office if you need to speak to Sarah or ring 01302 831655 option 1.   Outside of office hours, contact details can be found in the policy book.

Wheatley Golf Club Vision, Mission and Values Statements


“To always be recognised as a premier Members’ Golf Club and to ensure an exceptional golf and social experience for our members, their

families, guests and visitors.”

Mission Statement

This vision will be achieved by having:

an efficiently-managed business that has sound financial foundations,

a golf course that is a challenging test of golf, yet enjoyable for golfers of all abilities,

a high-quality and comfortable clubhouse with first-class hospitality and a variety of social events.

Our Statement of Values

Responsive to Member’s needs: “Members first in everything we do” Welcoming, friendly, relaxed and inclusive.

Open, transparent and accountable decision-making

Honesty, integrity and fair dealings with members, visitors and all stakeholders

Commitment to a safe and healthy environment

Friendly service from a well-trained and talented team of staff

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