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A New HQ For St Andrews Links

February 8th, 2019

Among today’s selection of leading stories from the world of golf is news about the 1,200 square-metre facility that by November 2020 will provide the Links Trust with a two-storey building that will serve as an office hub for more than 50 staff working across a range of different operational disciplines, including IT, HR, Food & Beverage, Finance, Technical Services, Tournaments, Golf and Commerce.

The building will provide staff with open-plan offices, meeting spaces and dedicated areas for the training and development of more than 400 permanent and seasonal staff employed by the Trust. All will be in place for The Open Championship’s return to St Andrews in July 2021.

Scroll through the Newsletter headlines below to find the full report.

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