A new golf academy in Cheshire is to be based at High Legh Golf Course, just outside Knutsford.

The sports management company owned by former European Tour golfer Andrew Chandler has secured naming rights for a new golf academy in Cheshire. It will be known as The ISM Golf Academy following a deal with Mr Chandler’s company International Sports Management, which is based at Rostherne,

The £800,000 development will mark the latest phase of expansion at High Legh Golf Club, near Knutsford, which was bought out of administration in 2011.The development will feature a driving range and will be staffed by coaches including golf fitness professional Kevin Duffy.