An Evening with Stephen Proctor at Waterstones, St Andrews


The Long Golden Afternoon tells the story of the transformative generation of golf that followed the rise of Young Tom Morris – an era of sweeping change that saw Scotland’s national pastime become one of the rare games played around the world. It begins with the first epochal performance after Tommy – John Ball’s victory at Prestwick in 1890 as the first Englishman and the first amateur to win the Open Championship – and continues through the outbreak of the Great War. If Tommy ignited the flame of golf in England, Ball’s breakthrough turned that smoldering fire into a conflagration.

Join Stephen Proctor at Waterstones in St Andrews to talk about this highly anticipated new book, on Saturday 11th June 2022 at 18:30 – 19:30. Tickets are £5 (redeemable against the book on the night) and available to purchase in store or by calling us on 01334 477893.

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Saturday 11 Jun 2022
Waterstones, St Andrews. United Kingdom