11 July 2014 Last updated at 16:31 GMT

The Open 2014: Tiger Woods' brief Wirral farmhouse


  • Venue: Royal Liverpool Golf Club
  • Date: Thursday, 17 - Sunday, 20 July

Coverage: BBC Radio Five; BBC Sport website; BBC Two

BBC North West Tonight speak with the man whose house Tigers Woods rented when the Open Championship was last staged at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.

The former world number one stayed on the Wirral in 2006, and lifted the Claret Jug for a third, and most recent, time.

Woods returns to Hoylake on 17 July, bidding to repeat his victory of eight years ago and end a six-year Major drought.