Golfers can now book tee times online and get an Open Play handicap by downloading the Scottish Golf app and registering for an account.
“Yesterday was a day of extraordinary, wildly contrasting emotions”
Win a Luxury Golf Holiday & Support The Heart of Scotland Appeal
The Heart of Scotland Appeal has launched their 2019 Solheim Cup raffle
On this day in history the first British Open (Golf) “The Open” was played in Scotland. This poem is a must for golf lovers.
Golf Course Development on Coul Links to be Reviewed by Scottish Government
“An independent reporter will now consider all the evidence relating to this case and provide a recommendation to Ministers who will make the final decision.”
Scottish Government Dithers Over Coul Links Decision
“I have been inundated with correspondence from constituents in the Highlands and Islands, over 1300 to date, opposed to this environmental vandalism.”
Coul Links: Ramsar status; the UK government has failed in it’s obligations.
I’d like to highlight the environmental protections that should have had much more prominence.
The Coul Links saga shows councillors lack of respect for local opinion
“Money cannot mitigate the destruction of natural habitat. “
Golfing Scholarship for Orkney Student
Michael Schinkel from Kirkwall, has been awarded a scholarship from international golfing organisation, The R&A.
Poetry Corner: A Lay of the Links
It’s up and away from our work to-day,/For the breeze sweeps over the down;