News of the day 16 May 2016
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Sporting events putting pressure on Guardia Civil


Sporting events putting pressure on Guardia Civil

The Guardia Civil traffic police are having to cope with extra workload caused by the large number of major sporting events.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Alexander Romanov in court.


Russian mafia boss found guilty of money laundering in Majorca

Romanov accepted a sentence of three years and nine months plus fines which totalled 4.2 million euros and the 1.6 million euros he laundered.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Anna Wardley at the presentation for her Balearic Swim Challenge.


Briton to swim from Minorca to the mainland via Majorca and Ibiza

Endurance swimmer and charity fundraiser Anna Wardley, 39, will be on stand-by from tomorrow to begin her Balearic Swim Challenge.

Humphrey Carter

One of the raised crossings.

Northern News Spotlight

Puerto Pollensa disabled road crossings now in place

There are several of them along the initial stretch of the coastal road between the yacht club roundabout and Avenida Paris.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment



"It is a nightmare scenario that fish stocks are in serious decline."

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca
Relief following the win against Tenerife.

Real Mallorca

A step to salvation as Mallorca win

Real Mallorca beat Tenerife 1-0 to end their win drought (since early April, five games ago) on Saturday night.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 15 May 2016