What is Mar-a-Lago?


Mar-a-Lago: Palm Beach, Florida. State Library and Archives of Florida

What is Mar-a-Lago, the winter White House in Florida used by President Donald Trump?

Mar-a-Lago is a historic house and estate in Palm Beach, Florida, US, owned by Donald Trump. He intends to use it as "winter White House" during his presidency. It was built in the 1920s and was intended by its owner Marjorie Merriweather Post as a retreat for US presidents but it wasn't kept by the US state. Trump bought it in 1985. It is a private members' club.

What is the 1922 Committee and why is it called that?

What is the Conservative party's 1922 committee, and how did it get its name?

What are rules for Tory leadership contests?

How does the Conservative party leadership election work, and what is the role of the 1922 committee?

What is a vassal state?

Boris Johnson and Jacob Rees-Mogg warn that the UK would become a 'vassal state' under the Brexit deal supported by Theresa May.

What did John McEnroe say about Serena Williams?

What did former tennis player John McEnroe say about Serena Williams?

Why is Salvador Dali being exhumed?

Why are they digging up artist Salvador Dali's body?

What happened with the BBC News at Ten going off air?

What made the BBC News at Ten crash?

Why is Ed Miliband doing a radio show?

Why is the former Labour leader sitting in for Jeremy Vine?

Why is Daniel Day-Lewis retiring?

Why is three-times Oscar winner actor Daniel Day-Lewis retiring?