Turnberry could be out of the reckoning for the Open Championship, at least while Donald Trump remains owner of the Ayrshire resort, as the R&A and other golf bodies start to move away from the outspoken presidential hopeful.
The news that Renee Powell was among the first seven women to be nominated for membership of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club is being celebrated by representatives of New Links, a St Andrews-based charity with years of experience in working with the inspirational American.
The first 14 women members of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews include the Princess Royal, Dame Laura Davies and Annika Sorenstam but also seven “ordinary” members from around the world.
Golf fans will not "miss any of the key action" at the Open, the BBC has said, despite complaints that its coverage was scheduled to begin hours after competitors teed off at St Andrews.
Heavy rain across Courier country has caused difficult driving conditions on the road and forced the suspension of play at the 144th Open Championship at St Andrews.
Plans for a “radical” and “iconic” new visitor centre at the West Sands in St Andrews have again been rejected amid fears views from the Old Course would be damaged.
Thousands of golf enthusiasts will pack into “fan zones” in city centres across Scotland as the Ryder Cup 2014 opens in Perthshire.
A top banker has been chosen as the new chief executive of the R&A.
Last year's British Women’s Open at the Old Course in St Andrews was worth £5.2 million to the Scottish economy, according to new figures.
A new study is to be carried out to calculate the economic value of golf's Scottish Open.