Thursday, October 21, 2021


WATCH: Embarrassing moment Miss Universe Spain contestant falls into pool while attempting catwalk twirl

Pilar Magro attempts an elegant pool-side twirl but the effect is ruined when she spins herself off the edge

Lockdown rebel ignores COVID-19 checkpoint, crashes car into lamppost and attacks police officers in Spain’s Mallorca

A dramatic police chase pursued after a man failed to stop at a checkpoint in Alcudia

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

World’s greatest F1 champ spotted on the island in first sighting since 2013

MICHAEL Schumacher is reportedly spending winter at a luxury £26 million Mallorca mansion with round-the-clock carers. A respected German magazine said the seven times Formula...

New laws restrict ‘all-you-can-drink’ offers in new crackdown on boozy Brits in Spain’s Mallorca

THE use of excessive alcohol at busy tourist destinations Mallorca and Ibiza has been restricted by the government. The Regional Government of the Balearic Islands...

Spain ranked in top ten destinations for expats, UK falls 21 places

  A RECENT survey by the Expat Insider ranks Spain tenth in the top destinations for expats in 2017. It rose six places from last year...

PICTURED: Female squaddie accused of ‘glassing’ army pal in the throat at Magaluf club

Scottish-born Garrity lost a lot of blood and collapsed outside the club before being rushed to hospital for intensive care

Spanish flights could be cancelled as airport workers threaten to strike

Holidays to Barcelona, Majorca, Menorca and Ibiza could be delayed or cancelled this week as Spanish air traffic control workers plan to strike. The disgruntled...

Relatives of young woman who drowned while at learning difficulties centre in Mallorca’s Palma vow to continue their fight...

Three of the carers at the beleaguered school have been cleared of manslaughter, but an appeal made by the family is ongoing

Warning as parasite worm which can give humans meningitis detected in Spain’s Mallorca for the first time

Two specimens were found in hedgehogs from different parts of the island last year

Still got it! Dame Joan Collins steals the show at charity gala in Spain’s Mallorca

DAME Joan Collins stole the show when she attended a glitzy charity ball in Spain. The 88-year-old and hubby Percy Gibson, 56, were at the...

Hamish Goddard joins King Felipe of Spain in Mallorca’s Copa del Rey regatta

Olive Press's nautical expert sweats it under blazing sun at this year's race

Health Agency issues warning that Dutch cookies containing CANNABIS are being accidentally sold to children across Spain

The Spanish Agency for Food Safety and Nutrition has issued a warning about the presence of cannabis in a brand of children's cookies that...

Woman arrested in Spain’s Mallorca after testing positive for coronavirus and fleeing hospital to hotel

It comes as the first full day of lockdown in Mallorca has passed largely without incident, amid a heightened police presence

COVID-19: Dancing Carrefour staff, farmers sanitising streets, police delivering medicine – not all heroes wear capes in Spain’s Mallorca

From healthcare workers to supermarket employees, citizens across Mallorca have joined forces in the fight against coronavirus

Night Markets are popping up all over Mallorca for the summer season

TWO night markets full of local foods, fashion and crafts have popped up around Mallorca for the summer season. Santa Catalina in Palma hosts the...

REVEALED: The protocol in place to battle coronavirus on Spain’s Costa del Sol and what to do if you...

WHILE Malaga has yet to see anyone test positive for the coronavirus, that doesn't mean it is not on high alert. The region is in...

MELTING POT: Olive Press editor Jon Clarke is blown away by the incredible mix of restaurants in Santa Catalina

WHILE San Sebastian might have the most Michelin stars - and probably the best tapas - Santa Catalina has the biggest variety of restaurants...

CARNIVAL TIME: Mallorca festival set to be bigger and better than any other year

REVELLERS will be out in force to celebrate Mallorca’s historical carnival - Sa Rua. Being known around the world as Pancake Day, Mardi Gras, Shrove...

COVID-19 has restricted foreign buyers in Spain’s Mallorca, but lower-end and local property enquiries are surging

MALLORCA, Menorca and Ibiza have now joined Formentera into Phase 3 of the releasing of coronavirus restrictions.  The main difference being that residents of the...

Bodybuilders arrested as Spanish cops smash huge steroid and sports doping ring

Anabolic steroids, hormones and €180,000 seized in joint police raids

Morgan Freeman lookalike spotted partying in Mallorca

Shawshank Redemption doppelgänger seen in Magaluf

Overseas buyers spend record-breaking amount on Spanish property

Number of tourists visiting Mallorca soars in 2017

Brit rushed to hospital after falling down Spanish cliff while taking selfie

A BRITISH tourist is in ‘serious condition’ in hospital after falling down a cliff while taking a selfie. The unnamed 38-year-old holidaymaker is believed to...

As the Mallorca sailing season begins to draw to a close Hamish Goddard looks at charter season bargains

Olive Press's nautical expert gets behind the wheel for Russell Stevens Memorial Car Show

COVID-19 outbreak after Valencia students take end-of-year trip to Mallorca

HEALTH authorities in the Valencian Community have launched an investigation after reports of an outbreak of coronavirus among high school students in Elche. Around 32 pupils...




Cocaine and crystal meth dealers arrested in major operation on Mallorca in Spain

FIVE people were detained this Wednesday morning(October 20) in a major Policia Nacional operation against a Mallorca drugs gang. The dealers sold cocaine, crystal meth...


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