LOCAL RULE CLARIFICATION

THE ‘THREE TREES’ GARDEN AREA ABOVE THE 1ST GREEN IS TO BE TREATED AS AN IMMOVABLE OBSTRUCTION AND AS SUCH SHOULD YOUR BALL ENTER THIS AREA OR YOUR SWING OR STANCE IS IMPEDED BY THIS OBSTRUCTION IN ANY WAY YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A FREE DROP WHICH SHOULD BE TAKEN TO THE NEAREST POINT OF RELIEF, NO NEARER THE HOLE.