22 Jun '11, 9am

Donald Trump's Scottish Golf Course Becomes Mini-Golf : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Photo: creative commons/gage skidmore It's been a long and a lonesome road for "President" Trump.. He said that "the world has crashed" since he purchased the land and dunes in 2005. He has already spent £50 to £60 M of his own money to ensure the course itself was completed. But the full development, a £750M complex covering 2,000 acres, with another 18-hole golf course, four blocks of 950 time-share flats, 500 exclusive houses, 36 villas, a golf academy and housing for 400 staff has been stopped by the recession. The development has been controversial right from the start. He was proposing to build a billion pound golf course on the Scottish coastline; smack in the middle of an unspoilt natural habitat. Relations with the local community were never good. He was particularly incensed at the one hold-out farmer who refused to sell. He said: "Forbes is someone who I would l...

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