Anyone hoping to bag a last-minute deal for accommodation during this year’s Open will need deep pockets and a willingness to travel.
The winner of the Open Championship will earn more than a million pounds for the first time ever when he lifts the coveted Claret Jug at St Andrews on Sunday.
After 27 years of being in the golf business, the head professional at the Lundin Golf Club pro shop, Ron Walker, has been lucky enough to meet many people and play with several big names in the game.
Golf fans are being given a sneak preview of the challenge that awaits the world’s best players ahead of the 144th Open.
Five claret jugs and five winner’s medals will form the centrepiece of an exhibition honouring the career of one golf legend.
An amphitheatre of nearly 10,000 seats will create a “cauldron” around the final holes of the Old Course during the Open Championship this July.
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.
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.
It’s the up-and-down to beat them all - a putt so absurdly brilliant it has got golfers across the world talking.
A top banker has been chosen as the new chief executive of the R&A.