MUIR­FIELD FAC­ING FE­MALE BACK­LASH

Today's Golfer (UK) - - First Tee -

Muir­field Golf Club is un­der fire ( again) af­ter it was re­vealed that it re­mains male- only, de­spite vot­ing to ad­mit women for the first time over 12 months ago. Though the Hon­ourable Com­pany of Edinburgh Golfers, which owns and runs the club, claim that they have “had a num­ber of women pro­posed to be mem­bers”, we un­der­stand that the ap­pli­ca­tion process could take up to two years be­fore a fe­male mem­ber can join.

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