Golf News for Friday, May 24, 2013 | Courses

Special offer for new season at Links with History in Fife, Scotland

The Links with History Golf Pass is celebrating the 2013 season getting underway in earnest with a special offer for golfers booking to play at the four historic golf clubs in the Kingdom of Fife.

Golfers who book at least two rounds of golf at different courses at Scotscraig, Lundin, Ladybank and Crail through the Links with History Golf Pass during May and June will receive a courtesy coffee and bacon roll before their rounds at each venue.

A new website for the Links with History Golf Pass has also been launched to make it easier for golfers to make bookings. The easy-to-navigate digital portal at features stunning imagery from the historic links and inland courses and gives information about the courses, the clubhouse facilities and how to book.

The Links with History Golf Pass is one of the best value for money golf products available in Scotland this summer with tee times at the five championship courses available from just £50 per person, per round.

Barrie Liddle, the Secretary at Scotscraig Golf Club, said, "The Links with History Golf Pass brings together four of the country's most historic golf clubs and offers fantastic golf at affordable prices. The pass is a one-stop-shop for golfers, which takes the hassle out of booking a golf weekend or short break. We go out of our way to welcome visitors to our clubs and offering them a coffee and a bacon roll before their tee off is our way of giving them something a little extra to set them up for their round."

Alistair MacDonald, the Secretary at Lundin Golf Club, added, "We are very much looking forward to a busy summer season and the new website will make it even easier for golfers to book the golf pass. It is designed to be visually appealing and easy to navigate and we have worked hard to make sure it includes all the key information required for booking golf with Links with History."

The Links with History golf clubs are all located close to the Home of Golf in St Andrews and enjoy illustrious histories with three of them having been qualifying venues for the Open Championship. Crail Golfing Society is the seventh oldest golf club in the world, dating back to 1786, and Scotscraig Golf Club is the 13th oldest club in the world.

The courses offer a mix of challenging links golf at the Balcomie and Craighead courses at Crail and Lundin, a testing combination of links and heathland golf at Scotscraig and a beautiful but demanding tree-lined heathland layout at Ladybank.

The Links with History Golf Pass enables golfers to book two, three or four rounds of golf. The booking can be made either by phone, email or an online booking form on the Links with History website. Payment is made by cheque or by credit card and no money is requested until the booking has been confirmed.

To book your tee times please contact us on +44 (0)1592 649660, email or complete the booking form at stating your preferred choice of courses and dates/times.

For media and trade enquiries please contact:
Helena Woodcock
Golf Communications International
Tel: +44 7534 71 61 63

Please note: The special offer is open to golfers who book the Links with History Golf Pass in May and June. A bacon roll and a coffee will be offered to each golfer for each round they book to play.

Links with History
Links with History is a unique golf pass developed by four of Scotland´s leading golf clubs - Crail Golfing Society, Ladybank, Lundin and Scotscraig. Offering top quality championship golf, the pass also provides a 'one stop-shop' to book rounds of golf at special rate green fees at these historic venues.

Three of the Links with History courses have been Open Championship Final Qualifying venues. The respective clubs are among the oldest in the world and enjoy a rich golfing heritage. They are all within a short driving distance of the Home of Golf at St Andrews making the pass the ideal way to experience some true golfing treasures.

Golf Communications International
Golf Communications International ( is run by golf PR and marketing specialist Helena Woodcock and provides a full suite of media handling, marketing and event organisation services to resorts, courses, hotels and other businesses involved in the golf industry.

Golf Communications International offers clients four main services. It can assist with all media activity from organising press trips to placing magazine features or attracting broadcast coverage. It can assist with preparing marketing materials from publications and brochures to display stands and copywriting. Clients can also receive support in the area of social media, in working with tour operators to create packages for their venue and in official representation at trade shows and exhibitions.