IT seems the efforts to persuade the Royal & Ancient to put Royal Portrush on the schedule for the Open Golf are having some success.
But schedules are not set in stone and civil unrest shown around the world on TV screens can have a drastic impact.
Perhaps the politicians need to show as much leadership in dealing with the flag protesters as they do towards the R&A.
PRO BONO PUBLICO
Portstewart, Co Londonderry
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