Monday, October 26, 2020


HEATWAVE to hit central, southern Spain and Balearic islands from Wednesday

A HEATWAVE is expected to hit parts of central and southern peninsular Spain, as well as the Balearic Islands, from next Wednesday,...

British teen arrested for ‘bottling bouncer so badly he needed 50 stitches’ at party hotspot in Spain

A judge told him he would be released if he could find the bail of €15,000, although it is unclear if he has come up with the cash

Man kills ex-wife in front of kids before slaying her mum and sister in shocking machismo killing in Spain

It has since been revealed the couple were going through divorce proceedings, however police said there were no records of domestic violence complaints

Poll predicts far right Vox will be THIRD LARGEST political party in Spain just days ahead of general election

VOTERS in Spain have taken a swing to the right just days ahead of a fresh general election. According to the latest SocioMetric survey for...

15 new ‘most beautiful’ towns in Spain you MUST add to your travel bucket list in 2020

THERE'S nothing better than finding a hidden gem that transports you to 'the real Spain.'  From hilltop pueblos to unreported foodie hotspots, there's still huge...

PICTURED: Missing British man feared to have fallen into the sea during Storm Gloria in Spain’s Ibiza

THIS is the missing British man feared to have fallen into the sea during the deadly Storm Gloria in Ibiza. Ben Garland, 25, disappeared from...

Spain’s Mallorca launches dog poo crackdown, using DNA testing to catch owners and fine them €300 for not clearing...

Owners are to provide veterinarians with a sample of their canines' DNA, obtained through a blood test or by swabbing a dog's mouth for saliva

CORONAVIRUS: Government BANS events with more than 1,000 people in Spain’s Mallorca as four more people are infected

All cultural, social and professional or amateur sporting events must now be cancelled or held behind closed doors.

BREAKING: Spain considering closing down ALL AIRPORTS to fight coronavirus pandemic as case load nears 10,000

SPAIN has not ruled out closing down all airports in a bid to control the coronavirus pandemic.  According to El Mundo, Interior Minister Fernando Grande-Marlaska...

BREAKING: Record 514 killed by coronavirus in a day in Spain as caseload nears 40,000

SPAIN has witnessed its deadliest 24 hours after registering 514 deaths between Sunday and Monday. The number of infected has also increased by more than...

WATCH: Medical staff give round of applause to patient as he leaves intensive care unit in Spain’s Mallorca

Doctors and nurses lined up to give the patient a rapturous round of applause as he was wheeled out of the ICU

Government REJECTS lifting lockdown restrictions in Balearic Islands before rest of Spain despite decline in COVID-19 infections

The possibility of relaxing the lockdown measures in the Balearic Islands was shut down by the Minister of Finance

WATCH: Police raid on Chinese restaurant in Spain’s Mallorca uncovers six people gambling illegally with thousands of euros

The restaurant's owners had previously been denounced for organising illicit games of 'mahong', a popular Chinese game similar to Domino

British family’s pain as Magaluf bar worker’s body to be cremated in Spain’s Mallorca over COVID-19 fears

THE family of a British Magaluf club rep, who killed herself, have revealed their anguish over the repatriation of her body.

First UK air bridges set for Spain’s Balearic Islands as TUI predicts flights by July

TUI's Commercial Director Richard Sofer has given the strongest indication yet that the company will begin flights this July.

‘Do not come’: Balearic Government sends stark warning to tourists seeking alcohol-fuelled holidays in Spain

Tourism Minister Iago Negueruela sent a stark message to holidaymakers that anti-social behaviour would not be tolerated

Spain’s Balearic Islands vows ‘we will not lock up the people again’ as COVID-19 cases climb

President Francina Armengol did however warn that restrictions may be put in place to help halt the spread of coronavirus

Cuban kingpin couple who supplied cocaine to ‘majority of dealers’ across Spain’s Mallorca brought down

As part of 'Operation Gunpowder,' 16 'members' of the gang were arrested in multiple dawn raids

Man intentionally runs ex-wife over with car in Spain’s Mallorca

The detainee, 40, was taken into custody after mowing down the two women with his Peugeot 207 in Palma

Ex-PP and trade union officials among 25 more accused in ERE scandal

Decade-long scandal saw politicians embezzle public money for unemployed and retired workers

Spain facing Jamon shortage and steep price rises following surge in Chinese demand

THE surge in Chinese demand for jamon iberico is threatening to outstrip the supply, risking steep price rises. The recent lifting of import restrictions has...

TOURIST RENTALS: Mallorca estate agents blast proposed holiday rental restrictions

MALLORCA would be ‘shooting itself in the foot’ if it passed new controversial holiday rental laws, some local estate agents have claimed. It comes after...

Spain property market ‘officially recovers’ from 2008 as sales reach pre-crisis levels

SPAIN’S property market has officially recovered from the 2008 crash, with 2017’s transactions reaching levels last seen before the crisis. New figures released this week...

British cyclist dies after being struck by suspected drink-driver in Spain

The man reportedly died instantly on Easter Sunday

Read all about it! Plaques to explain benefits of tourist tax

A SERIES of brochures and plaques are to go up highlighting the good work of the Balearic tourist tax. The plaques are to be erected...