Course Open (updated 31 July at 07:20)

22 June - With the 144th Open Championship returning to St Andrews (July 12-19), the R&A have invited The West Lancashire Golf Club to stage a Regional Qualifying Competition on this day.

This event will be repeated annually up to and including the year 2019.

Pictured. The R&A's Clubhouse at St Andrews with the Swilcan Bridge in the foreground.