Sunday, September 23, 2018

EVERYDAY HEROES: Teachers play unheralded yet vital role in Catalan referendum

AS the sun set on Joseph Maria Jujol, a school in the North of Barcelona, Isabel Safont was going nowhere. Neither were her pupils. Joseph...

HORRIFYING: Corbyn condems referendum violence as Catalan injury toll nears 350

A SPOKESPERSON for the Catalan regional government has stated that at least 337 people have been injured so far in clashes with police as...

Dry-stone wall experts heading to Mallorca for conference ahead of UNESCO bid

Palma to host major event on ancient building technique

‘BETRAYAL’: Spanish public prosecutor vows to act against the Catalan police for inaction

The Tribunal Superior de Justicia de Catalunya (TSJC) have vowed that due to the inactivity of the Catalonian Police - the Mossos d'Esquadra - during...

RESIGN RAJOY: Huge Twitter campaign demands Spanish PM steps down

THE Prime Minister of Spain, Mariano Rajoy, is under immense pressure to resign following the action of the Spanish National Police in Catalunya. A Twitter...

WATCH: Spanish police violently suppress voters in Catalunya referendum

VIDEO footage has emerged of Spanish cops violently suppressing the Catalunya referendum. https://twitter.com/owenjones84/status/914428679815614464 In videos shared by the Guardian journalist Owen Jones, Cops can be seen...

CHAOS: Voting begins across Catalunya as Spanish National police turn violent

CATALUNYA'S independence referendum has begun in earnest this morning, despite Spanish national police brutality and technical issues. Catalans occupied polling stations and the space outside...

IN PHOTOS: Blood spilled as Catalunya referendum kicks off

PHOTOS circulating on social media are allegedly showing the bloody outcome of Catalunya's independence referendum. The photos show bloodied locals being walked away by police...

Reports of police brutality at Catalunya referendum as photos of bloodied locals emerge

WITNESSES in Catalunya have reported excessive use of force by police. According to Sky News, police used their batons to attack residents who were sitting...

Police shoot Catalan independence voters with rubber bullets as ‘illegal’ referendum turns violent

GUARDIA Civil have shot rubber bullets at voters taking part in the Catalunya independence referendum. Tensions are rising as voters across the region are attempting...

Narcos star Pedro Pascal reveals he once worked as go-go dancer in Spain

NARCOS star Pedro Pascal has revealed that he once worked as a club dancer in Spain. The 42-year-old Chilean spilled the beans while promoting his...

Palma Marathon runners to raise money for Allen Graham Charity

Organisation provides funding for young people in children's homes

Cyclists warned over pavement parking in Mallorca as expat hit with police notice

Palma police issue warning over bike locked on quiet street

Make room for the mushrooms as bumper Mallorca season predicted

Balearic Museum of Natural Sciences expert says 2017 will be vintage year

Researchers planning to create climate-change-resistant tomato in Mallorca

Balearic traditional tomato the ramillete among those being tested

Food thieves who robbed Son Espases hospital kitchen fined in Mallorca court

Trio caught on CCTV loading food into car boot

Why fear will always be an investor’s worst enemy, writes Blacktower’s Sandy Paterson

Deciding not to invest can lead to poor decisions and returns

INDIAN SUMMER: Spain’s autumn to be warmer than usual and with less rainfall, particularly in Andalucia

SPAIN'S autumn will be warmer than usual this year.  It comes after a scorching summer which saw temperature records broken in Madrid and Andalucia as...

Pottery, vineyards and cotton weaving – Santa Maria is steeped in Mallorca tradition

Quaint town located close to Roman-era vineyard Maciá Batle

TRAGIC: Falling statue BREAKS BACK of young Australian woman on last day of Spanish holiday, one day before planned...

A YOUNG woman is in hospital after  breaking her back in a freak accident when a statue fell on her.  The 100kg statue landed on...

British hiker seriously injured after falling 130ft from Mallorca hill

Sixty-three-year-old victim airlifted to Son Espases Hospital

HARD ON DRUGS: Cops find HUGE illegal viagra haul as 4.5 MILLION counterfeit drugs seized across Spain in...

GUARDIA Civil have busted more than FOUR AND A HALF MILLION counterfeit pills including viagra, slimming aids and muscle enhancers.  The huge operation against drug...

Turtle power soars as 70 more released off Mallorca shores

Celebrated turtle Cannoli returned to the wild after swallowing rope

Brexit talks may take months to move to next stage, says EU’s Michel Barnier

Bremain In Spain welcomes 'significant' offer on citizens' rights but urges UK to do more

Balearic politicians clash over Catalan independence as crisis sharpens ahead of vote

Thousands of police pour into Barcelona as authorities prepare for possible violence

EXCLUSIVE: Rental ‘scammer’ fled to Gibraltar from Spain after leaving pregnant Irish expat ‘facing homelessness’

A SELF-confessed scammer has fled to Gibraltar from Spain with a pregnant woman’s rental deposit, leaving her facing homelessness. Londoner Abdelkarim Moumene, 27, allegedly...
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