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7 Sep 1935: Golfing Whitcombe brothers, all members of Britain's Ryder Cup Team, at the Leatherhead Golf Club. (These gentlemen are not characters in the Agatha Christie novel, just an example of men's golfing attire in the 1930s.)


Great Britain's Ryder Cup golf team: (back row l-r) E Green, A Lees, SL King, Max Faulkner, RW Horne and Commander Roe(Manager) (front row l-r) CH Ward, Fred Daly, Henry Cotton (Capt.) Dai Rees, James Adams. They are pictured at the Mid- Surrey Golf Course, Richmond. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive

Britains equality watchdog has criticised British airlines and British Airways (BA) in particular for their treatment of disabled customers as legal action is taken by an actor over alleged damage to her wheelchair. Chris Holmes the disability commissioner on the Equality and Human Rights Commission and a highly successful Paralympic athlete said carriers should cover the full cost of damage they cause to wheelchairs and mobility devices. Lord Holmes who represented Great Britain for 17…

September 4, 2013: While in NYC, Great Britain and Ireland's #WalkerCup team stopped by our 86th floor Observatory to survey the fantastic views. #golf

Olympic Golf A Big SuccessBut By ED TRAVIS Olympic golf was a smash hit but will that success help to accomplish the goal of those who believe the inclusion in the XXXI Olympiad summer games could result in significant numbers of people taking up the game? Will the Olympics reverse golfs decline in participation? There is no question how much being on the Olympic stage meant to each of the 120 who played. It was an experience of a lifetime and each felt some of the magic of being on the…

''Britain's Justin Rose takes gold in Rio Olympic 2016 Golf'' Britain's Justin Rose takes gold in Rio Olympic 2016 Golf It was the tournament that the world's top players turned their backs on -- but golf's return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence could prove to be one of the highlights of the Rio 2016 Games. Great Britain's Justin Rose on Sunday edged Sweden's Henrik Stenson in a thrilling finale to card a final-round 67 and finish two shots clear of his Ryder Cup partner. They…