The Royal Warrant for supplying goods to royalty is seen on the wall outside Chalmers Bakery in Ballater, Scotland. Photograph: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

No voters outnumber those intending to vote for Scottish independence in the small Highland town of Ballater, eight miles from the British royal famil(...)

US tycoon Donald Trump arrives at Shannon airport in Ireland to visit the Doonbeg course after he got the go-ahead from council chiefs to shore up the famous 14th green on the course, following a deal to carry out work on a protected dune system running alongside his luxury golf resort in the west of Ireland. . Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

US tycoon Donald Trump has said he will invest up to €45 million in his newly acquired Doonbeg links in Co Clare. The property mogul — on a three day (...)

Donald Trump told ‘The Irish Times’ he plans to spend “far, far in excess” of the reported €15 million he paid for the golf course, but wouldn’t name a final sum. Photograph: Getty

“We’re bringing the Trump factor to Ireland, ” Donald Trump snr said last night, announcing his firm’s “major investment” in the golf resort at(...)

US property mogul Donald Trump has swooped in to buy the five-star Doonbeg golf resort in Co Clare. The flamboyant billionaire and star o(...)

The Stena Carron oil drill ship, moored at Lerwick, Shetland Islands.  Scotland’s oil and gas riches are playing a major part in the independence debate. Photograph:   via Getty

For nearly four decades, the Shetland Islands have been linked in the public’s mind with oil, a community that has done well from the exploration of t(...)