World’s fifth oldest golf club bunkered by travellers

Montrose Links - 450 years old in 2012

Celebrations to mark the 450th anniversary of a famous Scottish Links course were threatened after illegal travellers made camp next to the golf course this week. Montrose Golf Club in Angus, North East Scotland, is the world’s fifth oldest golf club and dates back to 1562. Six caravans appeared on the boundaries of the golf … Read moreWorld’s fifth oldest golf club bunkered by travellers

Unsung Hero: golf in Angus

Montrose Links - 450 years old in 2012

Scotland’s Angus county is famous for Carnoustie – arguably the toughest course on the Open Championship rota. Along the Angus coastline and inland, in the shadow of the Grampian Hills among beautiful glens are several little known courses worth praise and acclaim too. More to Angus than “Carnasty” Play the 5th oldest links in the … Read moreUnsung Hero: golf in Angus

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