A Greenside Chat: The Story of Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake ~ A Pioneer to Many of Golf’s Most Prestigious Events

This week our guest for a Greenside Chat is Simon Newland, Secretary at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake, located in Northwest England and forthcoming host of The 151st Open in 2023. Having celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2019, Simon discusses the Club’s tremendous history which includes Amateur Championships, Walker Cups and Open Championships. He also […]

Win a trip to the 2014 British Open at Royal Liverpool from Glenmorangie

Glenmorangie is known for their well made single malt whiskeys – but is now searching for the world’s most “Unnecessarily Well Made” golf courses.  Every golfer has a favorite golf course – maybe it’s because you had a great round there or watched a Major there or just really enjoy the layout of the course.  […]

Royal Liverpool Video

I recently came across this video (click here to view) while doing some research on the three Royal courses in North West England. My Granddad, Willie Aitchison, can be seen caddying for Roberto Di Vicenzo in the 1967 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool.  I recall him telling me the story about this being the last time […]

Royal Liverpool to Host the 2014 Open Championship

The R&A have announced that Royal Liverpool Golf Club will host The Open Championship in 2014.  It will be the 12th time the Hoylake links has hosted golf’s oldest Major. It has always been one of the finest and most enjoyable venues on the Lancashire coast, however during an almost 40 year absence from the British […]