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Golf's Golden Girl

The North East has found a golfing champion in the form of Rachel Gourley from Cramlington.

The eight-year-old is set to compete in the world championships in California next July after her recent win at the British national championships.

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Cramlington's new British Junior Golf Champion

At the mere age of eight years old, Rachel Gourley boasts the title of British Junior Golf Champion, and she is set to continue her golfing prowess in the world championships next year.

Rachel has been playing golf since she was five years old when her grandad bought her a set of Barbie golf clubs.

Having just qualified for next year's championships in April, it looks like Rachel has a very bright future ahead of her.

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