Council investigates claims of planning breach at menie

Trump’s fiercest opponent faces probe over land sale to mother

By Ryan Crighton

Published: 03/11/2010

Donald Trump’s biggest opponent was last night under investigation amid claims he has broken strict planning rules by selling property to his mother.

Aberdeenshire Council said its officials are looking into the deal which saw Michael Forbes part with the mobile home next to his Mill of Menie property this summer.

Molly Forbes paid her son thousands of pounds for a small plot of land and the chalet she lives in, which is called Paradise.

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