Golf Industry News - St Andrews
Renowned golf book collector and IMG vice-chairman Alastair Johnston has gifted his extensive library to The R&A in St Andrews to establish the world’s largest and most comprehensive collection of golf books, which will be named ‘The Alastair J Johnston Library’
Macdonald Rusacks Hotel Sold To US Property Company19-11-2019
Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Partners has acquired the Macdonald Rusacks Hotel in St Andrews for an undisclosed sum. The Chicago-based firm has already outlined a major expansion and refurbishment of the iconic 70-room hotel, starting next spring. The reconfigured hotel will feature an additional 44 rooms and a rooftop bar and restaurant overlooking the 18th […]
BIGGA mourns the death of Walter Woods BEM23-09-2019
BIGGA is mourning the death of one of the true greats of the greenkeeping profession. Walter Woods BEM, 84, was the former links superintendent at St Andrews Links until his retirement in 1996. This tribute was first published by BIGGA on 19th September.