News of the day 11 June 2022
News / Latest headlines
Several ships docked in Palma

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Find out which ships are in port today

Palma's port will be very busy today as 17 ships are scheduled to dock and three are them are cruise ships:Aidacosma, Marella Discovery 2 and Norwegian Epic.

Christina Buchet

Palma Mallorca police officer under investigation

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Palma police driver - "I hit the brakes hard"

The police officer's statement will now be forwarded to the court instructing the proceedings.

Andrew Ede

A member of the Rolex gang apprehended at Palma Airport, Mallorca

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Four members of the 'Rolex gang' sent to prison

The National Police arrested the four at the airport.

Andrew Ede

Seaplanes in Puerto Pollensa, Mallorca, are exhibited to the public

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Plans continuing for Puerto Pollensa seaplane competition

The plans are to revive the legendary Schneider Cup and hold the competition in Puerto Pollensa.

Andrew Ede

Podemos representatives at the Councils of Menorca, Mallorca and Ibiza

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Two years residency in the Balearics before being able to buy a home

Podemos are proposing a series of measures to address housing problems in the Balearics.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Sylvester Stallone is bringing is art to Mallorca.


Sylvester Stallone to shine in Mallorca

Rocky and Rambo star to hold art exhibition.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Ottilie Quince


"I want to inspire people to live a more active life"

Meet cycling champion Ottilie Quince, who will be riding back to Mallorca from the UK this month.

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Beaches
Beach bar demolished at Cala Torta in Arta, Mallorca


Supreme Court ratifies ending of Cala Torta beach bar concession

The Cala Torta 'chiringuito' was demolished in October 2020.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
Spanish students arriving for holidays in Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Thousands of "study trip" students arriving in Mallorca

Organisers point to the "importance of this holiday segment".

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Sport / Other Sports
Asensio is currently on international duty with Spain.

Other Sports

Mallorcan linked with Manchester United

Palma-born star could be heading to Manchester United.

Humphrey Carter

Food and drink / Food and drink
The freebie gamba croquettes were worth a 10

Food and drink

Toque: even the freebie was a 10

“It has been at least five years since my last visit to Toque and I noticed some marvellous changes.”

Andrew Valente

Edition of 10 June 2022