Friday, January 24, 2020


Ryan Giggs’ pals step in to break up beach bar row in Mallorca

Ex-Manchester United star confronted by locals after chatting to mystery brunette

British sailing family who left from Mallorca saved after being shipwrecked in South Pacific Ocean

Distress signal answered by New Zealand vessel sheltering close by

EVERYDAY HEROES: Teachers play unheralded yet vital role in Catalan referendum

AS the sun set on Joseph Maria Jujol, a school in the North of Barcelona, Isabel Safont was going nowhere. Neither were her pupils. Joseph...

TO BOLDLY STOW: Six British people arrested with tonne of cocaine on Spanish boat named ‘Bold’

A gang of six UK drugs traffickers have been arrested by Spanish and British police

REVEALED: This is the restaurant in British tourist hotspot in Spain accused of treating staff ‘like slaves’ with €2.80...

A police statement said staff were forced to sign off their criminally-low payslips or face the threat of being sacked

YACHT SHARE: Mallorca company to offer cost-effective yacht sharing initiative

PRINCESS has unveiled its new shared-owner programme, 'YachtQuarters', giving access to eight weeks on board the yacht based in Port Adriano. Princess Motor Yacht Sales...

British man who bit chunk from victim’s ear handed two-year prison sentence

Man threatened to kill victim before ripping into his flesh

Brit in Spain takes on Nigel Farage bankroller with 2,000 mile Brexit protest walk from Gibraltar to London

The colossal walk will take Anthony Hogan from Gibraltar to Westminster via Malaga, Barcelona, Paris and Brussels

SNATCHING SUSPICIONS: Warning to parents as multiple children almost kidnapped

POLICE have sent out a warning after two attempted kidnappings in Mallorca. A teenager in Palma was approached by a man who suggested he would...

Billionaire Cirque du Soleil founder and hugely influential Ibiza resident famed for his orgies and expensive poker habit arrested...

He is now worth more than $1 billion after he sold 90% of the company which owns Cirque du Soleil to a business congolmerate for around €1.36 billion in 2015

Love Island confirms Mallorca return despite other format changes

THEY’LL be making sweet love for two whole months this summer. And contestants of ITV’s smash-hit Love Island will not only be based in Mallorca...

Hepatitis A infects at least 38 people from Palma restaurant

HEPATITIS A has affected at least 38 people from an outbreak in a Palma restaurant. The first two cases were reported in mid-December, both...

CALL OUT! Ibiza Weekender angry with ITV2 for not promoting Balearic party show

IBIZA Weekender star Jordan Davies has called out ITV2 for not promoting the seventh season which began this January. The show, which saw the first...

Thomas Cook wins Spanish fake holiday sickness court case and vows to pursue scammers

Couple who claimed £10,000 on Canary Islands break weren't sick, UK court rules

Olive Press investigation into scam holiday rental sites followed up by ITV

Around 10% of Brits have been hit by holiday scams

EXCLUSIVE: Wheelchair-bound Brit saw Barcelona van killer run right past him on Las Ramblas as he fled terror scene

Mancunian dad felt like a 'prime target' as killer struck Catalan capital

DO NOT eat these fish if you’re pregnant or under 10 years old, say Spain’s health chiefs

SPAIN'S health bodies have raised the alarm after finding high levels of mercury in certain species of fish.  Given recent findings, the Spanish Agency for...

WATCH: Two people saved by HELICOPTER from roof of burning building in Ibiza TWO people have been rescued by helicopter from a burning building in Ibiza. The...

Olive Press team on hand to watch first-ever Mallorca edition roll off press

News team celebrate as Olive Press expands with third newspaper

Lesley Keith samples a taste of Mallorca’s finest cuisine

'I’ve been eating out a lot lately, in fact I very rarely do anything else'

Expat priest ‘raped poverty-stricken girl’ INSIDE Evangelical church in Spain’s Madrid and ‘gave her €50 each time for her...

A PRIEST has been arrested after allegedly sexually abusing a 17-year-old church-goer. The 49-year-old allegedly took advantage of the girl, knowing her family were extremely...

Two rowdy men arrested after heated scrap on flight from Spain’s Mallorca to Dublin

When they landed at Dublin Airport a fight broke out between them, at the bottom steps of the plane.