Sunday, January 26, 2020


Lesley Keith relives her experiences with the Spanish health service

Spain has the UK beaten when it comes to quality of health care, says Lesley

British citizens’ rights group releases its demands ahead of phase two negotiations

The EU and UK must ensure the rights of British citizens living elsewhere in the EU, leading citizens’ rights campaign group British in Europe...

Karen Millen allegedly building Mallorca property despite filing for bankruptcy

Fashion designer recently unable to pay €7million tax bill

THANK YOU: Olive Press reaches 50,000 comments milestone

It comes after a bumper last two weeks for the website

Four Brit expats busted for paying with fake money in Spain

They have reportedly spent 'some time' in Magaluf, using fake €20 and €50 notes in bars and restaurants

After this weekend’s King’s Day comes Mallorca’s largest gathering

ONE of the biggest festivals in Mallorca, Sant Sebastià, is just around the corner with city's most iconic party on January 19. The feast day...

Load of bull

BULLFIGHTERS can kill again on Mallorca. It comes after the constitutional court suspended the Balearic law against the mistreatment of animals, which was approved last...

‘I MISS MY BROTHER’: Sister of British expat filmmaker in Spain speaks out after balcony horror plunge puts him...

"I miss my brother. His progress is pretty much the same, there is still no change, but we are praying for a recovery"

Mallorca father’s agony over daughter in Norwegian church can only be imagined

It seems bizarre and wrong that the law must defer to religion in 2017

Around 100,000 Balearic Islands men use prostitutes each year, report reveals

Around 2,350 women work in sex industry worth €50 million a year

Mallorquin hoteliers check-in to the Forbes rich list

A TOTAL of four Mallorca millionaires have made this year’s Forbes Rich list. Iberostar president Miquel Fluxà, president of Melia Hotels Gabriel Escarrer, the directors...

SAVED: British Airlines has bought out Air Berlin’s Niki

INTERNATIONAL Airlines Group (IAG) has bought out Austrian airline Niki, founded by ex-driver for Formula 1 Niki Lauda. IAG, including British Airways, Iberia, Vueling and...

Taxi driver in Spain filmed snorting cocaine while driving along popular motorway

THIS is the moment a taxi driver in Spain appears to snort cocaine as he drives along a motorway. The man was filmed snorting the...

Thomas Cook rescued by Hays Travel, saving up to 2,500 jobs

Owner, John Hays, said he planned to reopen and rename the shops as soon as possible.

Pablo Escobar’s estranged British-educated son signs ‘extraordinary’ book deal in Mallorca

PABLO Escobar’s long-lost son has signed a publishing to tell the extraordinary story of his life. Roberto Sendoya Escobar...

DEBUNKED: The 10 biggest myths about wine

FOR some of us, navigating our way around the wine section can be a daunting task. How are we supposed to know which is the...

Mum killed by falling palm tree in front of daughter and husband as 150kmph Storm Amelie winds batter Spain

The woman’s seven-year-old daughter was also hit by some of the tree’s smaller branches, but she is not thought to have been seriously injured

Mallorca bullfighting correbou festival could be banned

Fornalutx mayor Antoni Aguiló unsure of festival's future

Balearic Tourism Ministry vows to crack down on scam rental holiday sites

Online catalogue and app will list all legal rental accommodation on the island

Catalunya referendum could lead to recession, fears Bank of Spain

THE Catalan crisis could see Spain’s economic forecast slashed by 60%, bank chiefs have warned. Bank of Spain bosses also believe fears over independence for...

EXCLUSIVE: Scam holiday rental site first reported in Olive Press is removed from web

But new scam website, Mallorca, snares fresh victims

From court to caught: the rags to riches story of Mallorca’s ‘King of the Night’ Tolo Cursach

How a young tennis fan turned into a notorios island figure facing decades in prison

Crime clan behind wave of Mallorca robberies nailed in ‘unprecedented’ police sting, say cops

Los Lobato gang thought to be behind 400 thefts worth €10 million

EXCLUSIVE: Mallorca dad ‘elated’ as abducted daughter returned from Norwegian church

Dad reunited with child after partner ran off to place of worship