North West England

In the north west of England a great concentration of the finest links courses is found along the Lancashire coast: Royal Lytham and St Anne’s *(RLSA); Royal Birkdale *(RB); Hillside (Hs); Southport and Ainsdale *(SA); Formby *(F)  West Lancs (WL); Hesketh (Hes) and St Annes Old Links (SAOL).  On the Wirral: Wallasey *(Wal) and Royal Liverpool *(RL) at Hoylake while in Cumbria, fine running-golf can be found at Silloth (Sil) and Seascale (Sea).    Inland: Delamere Forest *(DF) is heathland with Wilmslow (Wil), Prestbury (Pre) fine parkland.

Still to be played are Fairhaven (Fh) and Castletown (CT) on the Isle of Man.

*featured in Frank Pennink’s 1962 “Golfer’s Companion”


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