The new issue of Golf Monthly is packed with the latest gear, tour features and the best instruction, including our tee-to-green masterclass featuring three European Tour pros. We also unveil our Dream 18 made up of the best holes in the UK & Ireland, find out the secrets of the game improver, meet Eddie Pepperell and hear how golf has helped one injured serviceman get his life back on track. If that's not enough we have all the usual jam-packed courses and rules sections plus opinion from Wayne Riley, Chris Wood, Dan Walker and Bill Elliott.

1. Tee-To-Green Masterclass

European Tour pros Daniel Im, Ricardo Gouveia and Laurie Canter offer their best shot-saving tips from tee box to fairway to putting green.

2. The Best New Gear

We cover all the latest gear releases including the Callaway Rogue range, FootJoy's Tour S shoe, Titleist's performance balls and more.

3. The UK & Ireland's 'Dream 18'

Golf Monthly has created a fantasy golf course comprising the very best holes from the UK and Ireland Top 100 Courses.

4. Attack The Flag

A look at the 2017 European Tour statistics suggests that finding greens in regulation, ahead of driving and putting, is key to success at the pinnacle of the game. We investigate further...

5. Secrets Of The Game Improver

Two golfers who made great strides in 2017 give an insight into how to cut your handicap this year.

6. Tested By Golf Monthly

Our gear guru puts some of the latest equipment through its paces including the TaylorMade M3 driver, Cobra King F8 irons, the Wilson Staff C300 driver and more.

7. The Best Instruction

Our Top 25 Coaches give advice on all aspects of the game, including what you could learn from Tiger Woods' new swing.

8. Eddie Pepperell

The Englishman signed off last year with a string of strong performances and looks poised to take the next step in 2018.

9. Destination Golf

We feature some of the best courses on offer in this country including Southerness (pictured) as well as some a little bit further afield such as Sudurnesja in Iceland.

David Taylor

David joined Golf Monthly in 2015 as a content editor for the magazine and regularly contributes to the website. He has worked in magazine publishing and editing since 2003. He is a keen golfer and up until recently was a member of Blackmoor Golf Club in Hampshire. He has covered various big events and tournaments for GM, the highlight of which was witnessing Tiger Woods win his 15th Major at Augusta in 2019. Email: