It has been marketed by the owners of the Old Course Hotel as the “best view in golf”.
The R&A has voted to allow women members for the first time.
The final round of the Open Championship will be played on Monday for just the second time in its history after long delays caused by high winds and heavy rain.
A top banker has been chosen as the new chief executive of the R&A.
Golf fans will have another chance to hail some of Europe’s Ryder Cup stars at this week’s Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
The applicant behind a £25 million golf course and clubhouse under construction near St Andrews has been warned it faces legal action by bosses at the home of golf unless all mention of St Andrews is removed from its internationally-marketed development, The Courier has learned.
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.
With the blast of a cannon and the swing of a driver, the new captain of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club took up his post on Friday.
All members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews will be able to participate in the vote in September to accept women members for the first time.
Movie legend Samuel L Jackson, who starred as a hitman in Pulp Fiction, has told how he nearly took out a spectator while playing golf at St Andrews.