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Trump officially unveils Menie golf course

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July 10 2012

Trump officially unveils Menie golf course
Donald Trump has teamed up with golfer Colin Montgomerie to officially unveil Trump Golf Links Scotland; a golf course, golf house and practice facility at Menie, Aberdeenshire.

Dedicating the course to his mother, Mary MacLeod, Trump said: “We’ve built what many people are considering the greatest golf course anywhere in the world – I’m very proud of that.”

Members of the public will be able to book time on the course, built on a site of special scientific interest, as well as purchase Trump products and merchandise from the shop and dine in a dedicated site restaurant.

The Scottish Wildlife Trust are imploring people to boycott the most environmentally sensitive areas of the course.

Plans to erect a hotel and hundreds of homes have been put on hold pending a decision to erect a series of offshore wind turbines which Trump attests will negatively effect views.

The course, designed by golf architectural practice Hawtree Ltd, will officially open to the public on Sunday.
Trum has become a cociferous anti-windfarm campaigner
Trum has become a cociferous anti-windfarm campaigner

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