Tuesday, June 18, 2019


Spanish king’s brother-in-law jailed for embezzlement

Inaki Urdangarin, the Spanish king's brother-in-law has been jailed after the Supreme Court rejected his appeal. He was sentenced to five years and 10 months...

LIFE’S A BEACH: Balearic beach rated top ten in Europe’s Travelers’ Choice awards

A BALEARIC beach has been named as one of the top 10 in Europe. Formentera’s Playa de Ses Illetes ranked ninth in the TripAdvisor’s...

BREAKING NEWS: Carles Puigdemont delays making immediate Catalan independence declaration

Catalan leader seeks dialogue with Madrid but states region's right to be 'independent state'

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 teenager miraculously survives fall from FIFTH FLOOR in Spain while celebrating England World Cup win

A BRITISH teen has miraculously survived after plummeting 75ft from a Mallorca balcony. The 18-year-old fell from the fifth floor while celebrating England’s World...

French air strike hits 100,000 passengers as dozens of flights to Spain axed

Ryanair cancels over 100 flights to Spain as air misery continues

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...

Anti-tourism protest group Arran vows to ramp up campaign against Mallorca holidaymakers

Hard-left Arran Paisos Catalanes wants to see taxes raised against tourist industry

BREAKING NEWS: At least 48 people injured in Barcelona train crash

Train failed to break as it entered Francia station, reports say

Blue Peter legend John Noakes missing in Mallorca

A search and rescue operation is underway to locate the 81-year-old

EXCLUSIVE: British tourist robbed by Mallorca flower seller who fled to getaway car

Holidaymaker has hundreds of euros stolen in Sa Coma shakedown

WATCH: Two people saved by HELICOPTER from roof of burning building in Ibiza

https://twitter.com/juliobastidag/status/1127907474483425281?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1127907474483425281&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.euroweeklynews.com%2F2019%2F05%2F15%2Fwatch-helicopter-rescues-two-people-from-roof-during-building-fire-in-ibiza%2F TWO people have been rescued by helicopter from a burning building in Ibiza. The...

Storm Ana continues to thrash Mallorca from the South

STORM Ana has caused over 50 incidents across the Balearic Islands from strong winds, heavy rains and forceful waves. The islands are still on orange...

Young Irish tourist dies after falling 65 feet from apartment balcony in Magaluf

The 20-year-old had arrived on holiday in Mallorca just hours before the incident

Police name 17-year-old suspected of driving Barcelona terror van as death toll rises

King Felipe and Mariano Rajoy attend minute;'s silence as crowd chant 'I am not afraid'

Convicted fraudster and ex-Caja Madrid Bank chief Miguel Blesa ‘shoots himself’

Ex-banker found dead in Cordoba finca was one of 63 sentenced in tarjeta negra scandal

British airline Monarch pushed flight sale to Spain THREE days before going bust

BRITISH airline Monarch pushed a flight sale just THREE days before it went bust. The airline, which ceased all activities this morning, sent out a...

Former nightlife king Tolo Cursach refused bail as he returns to jail in Palma

CRIME lynchpin Tolo Cursach is being transferred back to prison in Palma… but he won’t get bail. It comes after the judge in his corruption...

Salvador Dali NOT the father of Spanish woman who had his body dug up for DNA test

A DNA test has proven once and for all that Salvador Dali is not the father of 61-year-old Spaniard Maria Martinez. A Spanish court had...

Outdoor summer cinema returns to Palma de Mallorca

Films screened next to cathedral from 10pm over coming weeks

Mallorca’s British expat community backs Debbie Cameron and Laura Joyce over alleged sickness scam arrests

Locals express 'shock' following mother and daughter's arrests

Copa del Rey competitor Hamish Goddard takes a look at two great yacht deals

Mallorca Olive Press's sailing expert took to the seas for prestigious regatta

Manhunt for rape trio in Spain after young British woman ‘gang raped’ on popular tourist beach

SPANISH cops are hunting for three men after a British woman claims she was raped on a popular tourist beach.  The 20-year-old is said to...

Disruptions expected for flights between Spain and UK as French air traffic controllers join Thursday’s nationwide strike

FRENCH air traffic controllers have announced they will be joining the nationwide general strike in France on November 16. The strike will begin at 1am...

Mallorca to host major conference on battling Spanish olive ‘plague’

305 cases of Xylella fastidiosa reported in Balearic Islands in 10 months