Saturday, July 4, 2020


SCHENGEN CHAOS: Why you may have to queue for FOUR HOURS at Spanish airports

HORROR stories are circulating of British holidaymakers missing their flights after being made to queue for over four hours at passport control at Spanish...

Momo claims fourth victory in Mallorca’s Copa del Rey MAPFRE as King Felipe retains lead

King's Aifos continues to hold the lead in BMW ORC 1 class

Catalan anti-tourist campaigners target Mallorca restaurant popular with holidaymakers

Around 20 campaigners rush Palma venue and let off smoke flares

KILL THE DRUG: Olive Press launches campaign to ban deadly painkiller Nolotil in Spain

The drug seems to mostly affect people of fair skin, from the likes of the UK and Scandinavia, by poisoning their bone marrow and destroying their white blood cells

Catalan painter turns body flaws and stuggles into art

Cinta Tort Cartró paints over stretch marks to battle body- image issues

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

King of Spain joins yacht crew ahead of Mallorca’s Copa del Rey MAPFRE regatta

"To victory!" says King Felipe as sailors gather in Palma

Palma de Mallorca airport set for record-breaking day with 190,000 passengers on Saturday

Some 1,117 flights due to land or take off from Balearic Island

Heatwave to hit Mallorca and Balearic Islands as temperatures to reach 40 C

Alert raised to orange as Balearic Island prepares for hottest temperatures of 2017

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

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

Sail of the century – Palma de Mallorca prepares for Copa Del Rey

Largest-ever event will see 138 teams from 24 countries hoist sails

Mallorca man receives reward after handing in bag containing €77,000

“I am Muslim and my religion doesn't allow me to keep what isn’t mine,” says honest citizen

Things get hairy for Mallorca Olive Press columnist Lesley Keith

Over the years I’ve had the some pretty awful comments made following haircuts, says Lesley

Podemos politician hands King Felipe book on left-wing activist killed in Spanish Civil War

Baltasar Picornell's foreword calls for Republicans in unmarked graves to receive 'dignity'

Mallorca police arrest nine over alleged tourist watch robberies

Officers raid premises in Palma and Puerto Andratx, uncovering watches worth €55,000

Mallorca nightclub boss Tolo Cursach denies witness intimidation in jail video-call

Infamous 'King of the Night' refuses to answer any more questions

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

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

Lifeguards and defibrilators on Mallorca booze cruise boats seem sensible moves

Reports of safety measures in other holiday resorts suggest improvements can be made

Mallorca winery runs on 100% solar-powered energy

It is 100% renewable energy powered.

Palma Town Hall bans new tourist rental throughout Mallorca capital

Year-long suspension of new tourist-rental licences for all properties also approved

Mallorca diner stunned after finding three-cm-long wire in his meal

Restaurant-goer forced to go to hospital after feeling pain in his throat

Mallorca residents slam lack of beach-closure warnings as raw sewage seeps into sea

Mother says daughter had itchy eyes and skin after swim at toddlers' beach

Ex-Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson tries ‘dabbing’ during Mallorca break

Car buff tweets "Mallorca is #Lit lol x" during holiday

Tolo Cursach nephew given a 15-month suspended sentence for witness threats

Pedro Rosselló Cursach walks free after intimidating protected witness

Number of Balearic cruise ship passengers falls 11.2% in first five months of 2017

Total of 200 cruises up until May, 11 less than same period last year