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The Royal and Ancient Golf Club to accept women members

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club has voted in favour of allowing women members for the first time in its history.

Of the global members at the St Andrews based club that took part in the ballot, 85% were in favour of change.

The club's chief executive, Peter Dawson, announced the result.

  • 18 Sep 2014
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