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ESPN
Quick 9: Working out where Lefty goes from herenine courses, and Turnberry is one of those." With The Open set for Royal Birk
Quick 9: Working out where Lefty goes from here
ESPN / Posted 16 hours ago
nine courses, and Turnberry is one of those." With The Open set for Royal Birkdale next year, Carnoustie in 2018 and Portrush in 2019, Turnberry is up for consideration. As Slumbers pointed out, 2020 or 2021 will go to a venue in England,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dedicated Billy celebrates 70 years of music with Portrush flute band Billy Dallas has been a member of Ballywillan Flute Band since 1946Billy as a
Dedicated Billy celebrates 70 years of music with Portrush flute band
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Billy Dallas has been a member of Ballywillan Flute Band since 1946Billy as a 10-year-old boy in Ballywillan Flute Band In a picture taken at Coleraine Showgrounds decades ago, a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Clubs: Dan Shake, The Last Dance and Cannonball DJsthanks to releases on his own Shake label and guest slots across Europe. For de
Clubs: Dan Shake, The Last Dance and Cannonball DJs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
thanks to releases on his own Shake label and guest slots across Europe. For details, visit Facebook: Inside Moves. Lush, Portrush, Tomorrow 8pm It's being billed as the end of an era, with a line-up of former residents and guests to pay tribute... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
North West 200 crash rider Ryan Farquhar: I am so lucky to be alivethe situation. "The job they did to prepare me for the trip to hospital saved
North West 200 crash rider Ryan Farquhar: I am so lucky to be alive
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
the situation. "The job they did to prepare me for the trip to hospital saved my life. From when I left the coast road in Portrush, until I reached the Royal Victoria Hospital, was just nine minutes. If I had have gone by road in an ambulance, the... Read more
6d
Belfast Telegraph
Two body boarders rescued from rocks at Portrush beach RNLI lifeguards Bosco McAuley, Ali Boyd and Stephen Parish Pic: RLNI Two bod
Two body boarders rescued from rocks at Portrush beach
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
RNLI lifeguards Bosco McAuley, Ali Boyd and Stephen Parish Pic: RLNI Two body boarders have been rescued after they got trapped on rocks at a Portrush beach. The two men were caught at the... Read more
7d
The Buffalo News
July 17)Broderick. Royal Birkdale Flight: Chris Collins/Pauly Erickson. Carnoustie Flig
July 17)
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Broderick. Royal Birkdale Flight: Chris Collins/Pauly Erickson. Carnoustie Flight: Todd Jones/Bill Butt. Royal Portrush Flight: Joe Heim/Jason Heim. St. Andrews Flight: Tom Finn/Chris Rounds. Muirfield Flight: Bill Steiner/Tom... Read more
8d
Irish Examiner
Rory McIlroy ‘optimistic’ despite long climb ahead to catch Phil Mickelsongroup ahead of Mickelson, Graeme McDowell had the chance to see some of Mickels
Rory McIlroy ‘optimistic’ despite long climb ahead to catch Phil Mickelson
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
group ahead of Mickelson, Graeme McDowell had the chance to see some of Mickelson’s excellent play at close hand. As the Portrush golfer began his wait to learn whether he had made the cut having finished 36 holes in four over par as the... Read more
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9d
Irish Examiner
Open leader Phil Mickelson: Winning 'too far off' to think about71. That left him at four over but it could have been so much better after a bo
Open leader Phil Mickelson: Winning 'too far off' to think about
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
71. That left him at four over but it could have been so much better after a bogey-free four-under front nine 32. The Portrush golfer came home in 39, though, bogeying the 10th and 17th with a double bogey at 15 thrown in. “Disappointing... Read more
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10d
Irish Examiner
Rory McIlroy and Padraig Harrington both open strongly at TroonOpen last month, slumped to a seven-over 78. Graeme McDowell was the lone late
Rory McIlroy and Padraig Harrington both open strongly at Troon
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
Open last month, slumped to a seven-over 78. Graeme McDowell was the lone late starter amongst the Irish sextet with the Portrush star reaching the turn in one over par after a front nine of one birdie and two bogeys. More From The Irish... Read more
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10d
Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland man Niall on how 1951 Open hero's golf shoes walked into his lifegolf shoes walked into his life Niall O’Boyle with Max Faulkner’s shoes and th
Northern Ireland man Niall on how 1951 Open hero's golf shoes walked into his life
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
golf shoes walked into his life Niall O’Boyle with Max Faulkner’s shoes and the golf ballFaulkner winning The Open at PortrushThe 1951 programme A golf fan from Northern Ireland has revealed how a valuable piece of Open history ended up in... Read more
10d
Belfast Telegraph
Local man Niall on how 1951 Open hero's golf shoes walked into his lifegolf shoes walked into his life Niall O’Boyle with Max Faulkner’s shoes and th
Local man Niall on how 1951 Open hero's golf shoes walked into his life
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
golf shoes walked into his life Niall O’Boyle with Max Faulkner’s shoes and the golf ballFaulkner winning The Open at PortrushThe 1951 programme A golf fan from Northern Ireland has revealed how a valuable piece of Open history ended up in... Read more
11d
Golf Magazine
Calcavecchia on Wagers, '89 Open Win Over Normancaddie]. At Old Head it was blowing about 50 with occasional rain. It stung. Th
Calcavecchia on Wagers, '89 Open Win Over Norman
Golf Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
caddie]. At Old Head it was blowing about 50 with occasional rain. It stung. Then we went to Ballybunion, Lahinch, Royal Portrush, and that might have been it. I trust you had a little something on the line with Phil? I think I beat him at Old... Read more
11d
Yahoo Sports
Trump's Turnberry remains in rotation for British Opennot Trump Turnberry.” The British Open is slated to be played at Royal Birkdal
Trump's Turnberry remains in rotation for British Open
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
not Trump Turnberry.” The British Open is slated to be played at Royal Birkdale in 2017, Carnoustie in 2018, and Royal Portrush in 2019. The 2020 and 2021 Opens are slated for St. Andrews and an as-yet-undetermined links course in England,... Read more
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11d
KTVN Reno
Johnson says he would have played Olympics in Japanand that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale
Johnson says he would have played Olympics in Japan
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
and that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale next year, Carnoustie in 2018 and Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland in 2019. That's as far out as the Open is booked. He says 2020 and 2021 are reserved for a links... Read more
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11d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Johnson says he would have played Olympics in Japanand that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale
Johnson says he would have played Olympics in Japan
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
and that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale next year, Carnoustie in 2018 and Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland in 2019. That's as far out as the Open is booked. He says 2020 and 2021 are reserved for a links... Read more
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11d
Golf Magazine
R&A Affirms Trump's Turnberry Still on British Open Rotaand that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale
R&A Affirms Trump's Turnberry Still on British Open Rota
Golf Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
and that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale next year, Carnoustie in 2018 and Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland in 2019. That's as far out as the Open is booked. He says 2020 and 2021 are reserved for a links... Read more
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11d
KTVN Reno
Trump-owned Turnberry still on British Open rotationand that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale
Trump-owned Turnberry still on British Open rotation
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
and that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale next year, Carnoustie in 2018 and Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland in 2019. That's as far out as the Open is booked. He says 2020 and 2021 are reserved for a links... Read more
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11d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump-owned Turnberry still on British Open rotationand that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale
Trump-owned Turnberry still on British Open rotation
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
and that includes Turnberry. He says the Open is scheduled for Royal Birkdale next year, Carnoustie in 2018 and Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland in 2019. That's as far out as the Open is booked. He says 2020 and 2021 are reserved for a links... Read more
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11d
Belfast Telegraph
Graeme McDowell feels well equipped to solve Troon puzzle on return to scene of Open debut2004. McDowell was a couple of weeks shy of his 25th birthday. He had been on
Graeme McDowell feels well equipped to solve Troon puzzle on return to scene of Open debut
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
2004. McDowell was a couple of weeks shy of his 25th birthday. He had been on Tour for just two years and, although the Portrush native had won twice by then, this was the big time. "I made my debut in a Major here in 2004. I missed the cut... Read more
11d
Belfast Telegraph
A grand tour to fire the imagination: The Eleventh Night bonfires of Northern Irelandcome to Ireland especially at this time of year for four days to experience it
A grand tour to fire the imagination: The Eleventh Night bonfires of Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
come to Ireland especially at this time of year for four days to experience it in all its glory: one day in Belfast, two in Portrush, one in Dublin, then home. My head hurt just thinking about it. The tour guide was explaining that the bonfire was a... Read more
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12d
RTE News
McDowell wants to make amends for 2012 Open errorand build a position where hopefully you can contend come the final two rounds
McDowell wants to make amends for 2012 Open error
RTE News / Posted 12 days ago
and build a position where hopefully you can contend come the final two rounds on Saturday and Sunday," said McDowell. The Portrush man will play his opening round with Matt Kuchar and Andrew Johnston at 1.15pm. User contributions and/or comments... Read more
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12d
Belfast Telegraph
Skipper Darren Clarke will have the Ryder Cup on his mind at Openwith the Ryder Cup on the horizon, the chances of a repeat are marginal. Clarke
Skipper Darren Clarke will have the Ryder Cup on his mind at Open
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
with the Ryder Cup on the horizon, the chances of a repeat are marginal. Clarke is, however, promoting the cause of Royal Portrush, venue for the Open in 2019, wherever he can, and last year's champion Zach Johnson acknowledged that this is a... Read more
12d
ESPN.co.uk
Hosting the Open for the first timethe first of four Opens to date in 1977. Only two other courses have staged th
Hosting the Open for the first time
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 12 days ago
the first of four Opens to date in 1977. Only two other courses have staged their first Open since the Second World War. Portrush held it for the sole time to date in 1951 (they are due to hold a second in 2019), and Birkdale in 1954. The Open... Read more
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13d
ESPN.co.uk
Ranking the Open rota coursesfamous "postage stamp'' eighth hole is where Gene Sarazen made an ace at age 71
Ranking the Open rota courses
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 13 days ago
famous "postage stamp'' eighth hole is where Gene Sarazen made an ace at age 71 in the 1973 Open. No. 7: Royal Portrush; Portrush, Northern Ireland (one Open: 1951)Tony Marshall/R&A/R&A via Getty Images The one and only Open to be... Read more
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ESPN
Ranking the Open rota coursesfamous "postage stamp'' eighth hole is where Gene Sarazen made an ace at age 71
Ranking the Open rota courses
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
famous "postage stamp'' eighth hole is where Gene Sarazen made an ace at age 71 in the 1973 Open. No. 7: Royal Portrush; Portrush, Northern Ireland (one Open: 1951)Tony Marshall/R&A/R&A via Getty Images The one and only Open to be... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talkingas anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talking
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
as anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. "The name of the championship hasn't changed in 155... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talkingas anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talking
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
as anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. "The name of the championship hasn't changed in 155... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talkingas anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talking
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
as anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. "The name of the championship hasn't changed in 155... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talkingas anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talking
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 days ago
as anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. "The name of the championship hasn't changed in 155... Read more
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15d
The Tampa Tribune
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talkingas anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talking
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
as anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. "The name of the championship hasn't changed in 155... Read more
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15d
Salon.com
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who’s talkingas anything but “The Open.” It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who’s talking
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
as anything but “The Open.” It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. “The name of the championship hasn’t changed in 155... Read more
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Brandon Sun
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talkingas anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Brit
The Open, or British Open? Depends on who's talking
Brandon Sun / Posted 15 days ago
as anything but "The Open." It just happens to be held on links courses in Britain, with an exception in 1951 at Portrush in Northern Ireland, where it will return in three years. "The name of the championship hasn't changed in 155... Read more
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16d
Golf Magazine
The 9 Quirkest Holes in the Open Championship Rotanegotiated, the approach must ascend a five-foot-high false front to a severely
The 9 Quirkest Holes in the Open Championship Rota
Golf Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
negotiated, the approach must ascend a five-foot-high false front to a severely sloping green atop a plateau. 5. Royal Portrush, No. 14, 210 yards, par 3 Called “Calamity Corner,” for good reason, the aptly named 14th inevitably ushers in... Read more
17d
EveningTimes Online
McDowell makes his peace with Castle Stuart at wind blown Scottish Openafter the domestic showpiece moved north to Castle Stuart in 2011, his appearan
McDowell makes his peace with Castle Stuart at wind blown Scottish Open
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
after the domestic showpiece moved north to Castle Stuart in 2011, his appearances in the championship became limited. The Portrush man gave the event a miss in 2012 and 2013 and suggested a couple of years ago that the Scottish Open had lost some... Read more
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22d
Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland paedophile Philip Hull’s shocking trip to Portrush amusement arcadeVideo: A convicted paedophile was allowed to mix with children at Northern Ir
Northern Ireland paedophile Philip Hull’s shocking trip to Portrush amusement arcade
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Video: A convicted paedophile was allowed to mix with children at Northern Ireland’s best known amusement arcade. In a story that will strike fear into the hearts... Read more
22d
Farming Life
Co Londonderry beef and sheep stock judging heatsThe were held on Tuesday 21st June at James Taylor’s farm in Portrush. The ju
Co Londonderry beef and sheep stock judging heats
Farming Life / Posted 22 days ago
The were held on Tuesday 21st June at James Taylor’s farm in Portrush. The judges were Keith McNeill, Eddie Houston, Thomas Moorehead, Rodney Arbuckle, Joe Bamford, Sandra Hunter, Richard McGinley,... Read more
24d
Belfast Telegraph
Fears NW 200 crash rider Farquhar may not race again following new setbackControl Room of the Vauxhall International North West 200 by Event Director Mer
Fears NW 200 crash rider Farquhar may not race again following new setback
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Control Room of the Vauxhall International North West 200 by Event Director Mervyn Whyte during her visit to the race at Portrush today. Also included are John and Valerie Creighton and their daughter Rhonda who man the radios. PICTURE BY STEPHEN... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Are you all panicking? Because I'm not' - Martin McGuinness 'stays cool' after wasp in ear during interview after Queen meetingfor the unveiling of a statue to Robert Quigg, who won a Victoria Cross in the
'Are you all panicking? Because I'm not' - Martin McGuinness 'stays cool' after wasp in ear during interview after Queen meeting
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
for the unveiling of a statue to Robert Quigg, who won a Victoria Cross in the First World War. They had lunch at Royal Portrush Golf Club and travelled by steam train to officially open Bellarena Railway Station. After their meeting Martin... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Queen lets train take strain as she enjoys her day at the coastat Coleraine rail stationThe Queen signing the visitors’ book at the golf clubT
Queen lets train take strain as she enjoys her day at the coast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
at Coleraine rail stationThe Queen signing the visitors’ book at the golf clubThe monarch attending a reception at Royal Portrush Golf ClubThe royals enjoy the view on board the steam train from Coleraine to Bellarena The Queen and the Duke of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Northern Echo
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Northern Echo / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Kingston Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Streatham Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Bury Times
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Bury Times / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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Gazette
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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guardian-series
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scott
Queen retraces Northern Ireland train journey from coronation year
guardian-series / Posted 26 days ago
£60,000 - most of which was raised by the local community, was created by Scottish sculptor David Annad. The royals also attended a private lunch reception at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The seaside course is due to host the Open Championship in 2... Read more
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