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 shares some terrific footage and images from past Champion Golfers of the Year such as Bobby Jones, Peter Thomson, Fred Daly, Roberto di Vicenzo and Tiger Woods.

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One of the Most Overlooked Great Golf Destinations

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More often than not, when golfers think of travel to the British Isles, they focus on Scotland…closely followed by Ireland. In reality, one of the greatest stretches of coastline, which serves as home to a superior grouping of links courses, is the Lancashire coast of England.  Situated northwest of Manchester and facing Dublin across the Irish Sea, the Lancashire coast is home to some classic links…

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