Kirkby in Ashfield, Notts
DESIGNER: Park Jnr, 1887
YARDAGE: 7,250 yards
GREEN FEES: £80 all week (£115 for 36 holes, £100 for 27)
CONTACT: 01623 753225, www.nottsgolfclub.co.uk
A new tee on the 2nd and bunkers rearranged on the 6th and a change in shape of greenside bunker on the 3rd are part of the alterations at the Midlands’ classy heathland. Its drop owes more to the improvement in others than its shortcomings; it remains an excellent course on sandy, springy turf.