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Hoylake,

town (1991 pop. 25,554), Wirral metropolitan district, NW England, on the Wirral peninsula at the mouth of the Dee River. Located in the Greater Liverpool metropolitan area, it is a seaside resort with yachting facilities and a golf course.
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Hoylake

a town and resort in NW England, in Wirral unitary authority, Merseyside, on the Irish Sea. Pop.: 25 524 (2001)
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It's called the Beacon Arts Village project, and has been dreamed up by Hoylake Village Life Community Interest Company and site owners Hylgar Properties.
Mark Howard, Hoylake Village Life volunteer and founder of the community cinema, said: "We've done a huge amount of public consultation; from this and from the overwhelmingly positive feedback to the planning application it's clear that many people feel this is exactly the kind of development Hoylake needs.
However, there were still some impressive aerial displays to be seen - including one by a World War II Spitfire - and plenty of other attractions for the crowds turned out to support the Hoylake station despite the torrential rain and wind.
When the Open returned to Hoylake in 2006 after a 39-year absence, Tiger Woods became the first back-to-back Open champion since Tom Watson in 1983 in front of 230,000 people, a record attendance for the championship in England.
Winner Tiger Woods admitted he was a fan of Hoylake and said: "It's a fantastic test."
Scaffolding with cameras on them is all that blocks out the horizon at Hoylake.
Greg Norman, twice a champion, will also be missing from Hoylake.
Described by the estate agents as "a home of style, distinction and unique design", the period property is located on asought-after Hoylake street.
He was previously Commodore of Hoylake Sailing Club and a keen sailor himself.
The new lifeboat will be partly funded by the proceeds of a major appeal run by the charity between 2007 and 2009 which also helped pay for Hoylake's new RNLI lifeboat station.
"We made some frantic phone calls to Hoylake and renegotiated the kick-off time for slightly later."
Hoylake Resort, which would comprise two 18-hole Jack Nicklaus-designed courses, including the world's first Nicklausdesigned municipal course and Golf academy: a 90-bedroom hotel; health club and spa; and residential development, is set to be located on the site of the current municipal golf course at Carr Lane, Hoylake.