Muirfield Golf Club ban on female members upheld
Muirfield Golf Club in East Lothian has been told it will no longer host the prestigious Open Championship after it voted against allowing women to become members.
The club said it would continue to welcome women as guests or visitors.
However, governing body the R&A said it would not stage the Open "at a venue that does not admit women as members".
Lorna Gordon reports.
19 May 2016
- From the section Scotland