The course will re-open to members on Monday 29th March, and visitors from Monday 12th April.

In May, the English Ladies Golf Association brought the English Ladies Close Amateur Championship to West Lancashire and in the final, seventeen year old Kiran Matharu (Cookridge Hall) beat Naomi Edwards (Ganton) by 5&4 to take her first major championship.

Pictured. Naomi Edwards congratulates Kiran Matharu on her victory