Wednesday, February 26, 2020


Eight-foot shark causes panic among Mallorca bathers

Beaches closed after blue shark sends terrified swimmers scrambling to shore

OP columnist Hamish Goddard watches the boats – and superyachts – dock into Palma

Yachts in Palma Bay never ceaase to amaze, writes Hamish

Top Spanish chefs join forces with WWF to battle Mediterranean overfishing

Fish Forward campaign. to raise awareness of over-exploited species

American TV crew comes to Mallorca for wine documentary

Crew filmed around Sa Calobra, the Torrent de Pareis, Santuario de Lluc, Formentor and Soller

GoDaddy need to act now and remove scam websites hitting British holidaymakers

Despite repeated warnings from the Olive Press, the US hosts refuse to take down scam sites

Winter rains hit Mallorca farmers’ crops

Downpours encouraged weeds and killed crops

New live flamenco daytime show lights up Palma de Mallorca

Flamallorca shows promoting gypsy culture on the island

HAPPY BREXIT DAY: Funniest reactions to anniversary of EU referendum result

Today marks the anniversary of the UK's historic Brexit referendum result

BREAKING: Donald Tusk slams Theresa May’s EU citizens’ rights offer as ‘below expectations’

DONALD Tusk has said Theresa May's proposals for EU citizens in the UK post-Brexit are 'below expectations' and 'risk worsening the situation of citizens'. The...

Beach Boys bring world tour to Mallorca with gig at Son Fusteret

Band play hits including Californian Girls, Help Me Rhonda and Good Vibrations

THANK YOU: Olive Press reaches 50,000 comments milestone

It comes after a bumper last two weeks for the website

Brit dad’s anger as partner hides in Norwegian church with daughter

Mallorca-based Dominic Shepherd slams legal delays

THERESA MAY: EU nationals can STAY in the UK if British expats’ rights are guaranteed in the EU

She wants to offer 'certainty' to the roughly three million EU expats in the country

Vote in the Olive Press Brexit anniversary poll

It's a year since the historic vote

OP columnist Amanda Butler delighted that Mallorca Observatory may have star buyer

Potential interested party wants to turn it into International Centre for Astrological Study

Stop Sickness Scam campaign by ABTA is a welcome move in fight against bogus claims

Holidaymakers caught making fake claimes face three years in prison

Former PP ministers deny receiving backhanders in Gurtel corruption case

Politicians claim they didn't receive money from party’s former treasurer Luis Barcenas

Mallorca gets in the party mood for Sant Joan festival

Evening beach fires and midnight dips in the sea the night before

Mallorca producer interviews Clint Eastwood for doc on The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Sad Hill Unearthed explores long-lost Spanish cemetery used in iconic western

It’s cooking

C’an Pastilla is starting to see a culinary revolution, writes food critic Jon Clarke

Mallorca-based British girl with Leukaemia on the mend

Serena Chappell to have another round of chemotherapy next week

EXCLUSIVE: Fradulent holiday rental websites conning Brit holidaymakers out of thousands

Fake websites steal thousands by falsely advertising luxury villas in Spain

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

The likes of vodka and gin have much lower histamine levels

Queen of England sports ‘pro-EU’ outfit for opening of Parliament

There has been debate since the referendum what her view would have been