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Machrihanish Dunes Podcast With Jimmy Kidd: Part 2

David: I mentioned earlier that you are down in lovely Machrihanish now, and I know that your family has been visiting and living down there in a part of that area for a long time. Tell us a bit about your family’s history with Machrihanish, and that part of Mull of Kintyre. Jimmy: My wife […]

Machrihanish Dunes Podcast with Jimmy Kidd: Part 1

David DeSmith: I would like to say hello to Jimmy Kidd. Good morning, Jimmy. Jimmy Kidd: Good morning to you, David. Good afternoon, I should say. David: That’s right. I should point out that I am calling from the east coast of the US, and Jimmy is over in Machrihanish, where it’s afternoon, and you […]

Introducing our New Head Greenkeeper!

Machrihanish Dunes Golf Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Freeman as its new Head Greenkeeper. Simon will oversee all day-to-day golf operations at the resort’s U.K. Top-100 seaside links course. Having worked most recently at The Machrie, he brings more than 15 years of turf management experience at championship courses to The […]