BBC Sport - R&A chief Peter Dawson hails 'positive and important' vote result
R&A chief hails 'positive day'
- From the section Golf
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club has voted to allow women members for the first time in its 260-year history, with 85% in favour of the change.
Chief executive Peter Dawson said: "It is an important and positive day in the history of the R&A Golf Club."