Returning to Royal Lytham & St Annes for the 11th time, the British Open is bringing with it a multitude of renowned names and faces, ranging from Golf’s most high-profile star, Tiger Woods, to Hollywood luminary, Will Smith.
Commencing this Thursday (19th), Lytham St. Annes is welcoming a sea of visitors to the 141st British Open, for what is set to be a remarkable four days of competition.
It is not only the event itself that is sparking conversation, but the golf course that is igniting debate. As many of the worldwide golf courses undergo tremendous development, Lytham boasts a largely untouched course that is refreshing in modern golf championships.
Whether it’s the sport that you’re interested in or the history of Lytham’s golf course, Blackpool Libraries has something for you. Try typing in a keyword into our library catalogue and find yourself learning something new about this tranquil sport.