The U.K.’s other ‘yes’ vote—at Royal and Ancient golf club

A St. Andrews souvenir golf ball is seen on a golf course in London

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – After 260 years of exclusion, women will be allowed to join the Royal and Ancient golf club after an overwhelming members’ vote on Thursday opened the doors to the famous St Andrews clubhouse and a role in the governance of the game. More than 75 percent of the club’s 2,400 worldwide members, voting in person and via proxy and postal votes after being encouraged by chief executive Peter Dawson and the club’s committees, took part and 85 percent were in favour of the change. …

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