Saturday, May 8, 2021


DO SOMETHING: Catalan leader calls on EU to act against Spain’s ‘violation of basic rights’ in independence referendum row

CATALAN president Carles Puigdemont has called on the EU to act against Spain's 'violation' of the region's 'basic rights'. The leader said it was the...

98% of frontline healthcare workers receive COVID-19 vaccine in Spain’s Balearic Islands

The Ministry of Health said that as of yesterday, 7,209 of 7,331 medical professionals have been given the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine

Trial begins for British bouncer accused of murdering Irish tourist who was ‘kicked in the head’ in Spain’s Mallorca

The 38-year-old Briton will stand trial alongside a 40-year-old Spaniard who is accused of covering up the tourist's death

Mallorca home owner and billionaire Sir Richard Branson shares tips for resolution success

WE ARE coming to the end of the first week of 2018 and the dust has almost settled on the festivities, well, except for...

Arrests made after Spain company found to be selling ‘nauseating’ expired meat

THREE men have been arrested in Polígono de Marratxí after they were discovered selling salmonella infused meat across Mallorca. Police discovered 50 tonnes of expired...

Flight from East Midlands to Mallorca diverted to Gatwick after mid-air emergency declared

Not yet known why crew sent a '7700' emergency signal to air-traffic controllers

REVEALED: Spain’s Balearic Islands records second lowest number of COVID-19 infections in 24 hours as cases by municipality disclosed

Just 15 people were diagnosed with COVID-19 in the last 24-hours, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 1,788

Star Wars and James Bond star Mads Mikkelsen goes furniture shopping in Mallorca

Actor spotted at Consell market buying vintage wares

Girl, 11, airlifted from Spain’s Mallorca to Barcelona after falling critically ill with COVID-19

Doctors had taken the decision to move the young girl to the Catalan capital after her health rapidly declined

Queen Sofia head to Mallorca pizzeria while King Juan Carlos dines in stylish San Sebastian

Royal dines out at €15 a head Vino e Cucina before taking Inca market stroll

Balearic Islands’ new law bans killing or injuring bulls in bullfights

Campaigners welcome 'end of cruel spectacle' as Madrid vows to fight legislation

Drinking gin and tonic can help soothe hayfever, new British study claims

The likes of vodka and gin have much lower histamine levels

Couple found shot to death inside car in Spain’s Mallorca

The victims, a 37-year-old Spanish man and his 36-year-old Bulgarian girlfriend, were discovered next to a petrol station in Peguera yesterday

IN PICS: Spain’s three most expensive properties REVEALED after Costa del Sol pad listed for €55 MILLION

There is only one home in the top 10 most expensive which is not based on the Costa del Sol or in the Balearics

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...

Money allocated for Christmas lights in Calvia, Mallorca, to be donated to over 1,000 vulnerable families instead this year

A TOWN hall in Mallorca has decided to allocate its Christmas lights fund to help over 1,000 vulnerable families. Calvia mayor Alfonso Rodriguez revealed that...

Bullfighting fans, hunters and farmers unite to battle Balearic goverment

Protestors unite to campaign against bans on popular local customs

Hamish Goddard gears up for vintage car event International Concours d’Elegance

Charitable event to raise money for local causes

Investment Alert! Are you invested in Momentum Harmony, Lombard Russell or Privee Select Funds?

Sam Kelly DipPFS, EFA, BA (Hons) Managing Partner Chorus Financial I’ve come across a number of clients in the above-mentioned funds. They are commonly used by certain...

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. In a statement released this morning,...

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...

French tourist arrested in Spain after British woman ‘raped and threatened with drowning’ on popular resort beach

This latest incident comes after an 18-year-old British girl also alleged she was raped at the resort

Thousands of anti-tourism protestors take to the streets in Palma de Mallora

Around 3,000 congregate at rally to voice concern at mass tourism

CURSACH CASE: Key witness arrested while ‘King of the Night’ stays in prison

A KEY witness in the Tolo Cursach case has been arrested for falsely accusing police officers. Known as the ‘madame’, she originally told Judge Penalva...

Boris Johnson to grill Spain over ‘preventable’ death of Tom Channon who plunged over knee-high wall from seventh floor...

“Tom died in an accident that was totally preventable and avoidable”

Homeowner brutally beaten and tasered by two burglars in Spain’s Mallorca

Investigators say the homeowner was woken up by the thieves as they forced entry inside his house in Palma's Nou Llevant district




Setback for Balearic Islands as Supreme Court rejects COVID-19 restrictions proposed after Spain’s state of alarm ends

This has come as a major setback for president Francina Armengol, who last week made it clear that she was determined to keep most of the current COVID-19 measures in place after May 9