News of the day 11 June 2024
News / Latest headlines
Son Banya shanty town in Palma, Mallorca

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Fortification barriers reappear at Mallorca's 'drugs supermarket'

Fortification was dismantled in April. It has reappeared, the drugs clans seeking to make clear that they are in charge.

Andrew Ede

Britain's Foreign Secretary David Cameron has said that expats will have a dedicated MP.

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Conservative party promise dedicated minister for British expats

“Britons living overseas are flying the flag for Britain abroad and nearly all of them retain a strong interest in the UK."

Humphrey Carter

The scene of the accident.

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Drunk German tourist steals and crashes a 350,000 bulldozer in Mallorca

The heavy machine will now to be replaced with a new one.

Humphrey CarterGuillermo Esteban

The accident has increased traffic congestion

Latest headlines

Traffic chaos on airport motorway, Soller port tunnel closed

There was advice to "drive with caution" on Tuesday afternoon.

Jason Moore

News / Comment
People on the beach in Santa Ponsa


Mallorca’s tourism turmoil

“Tourist go home is the message and let’s be honest, it’s not a very welcoming one, is it?”

Richie Prior

People seen dining outdoors


Al fresco dining in Mallorca

To many, nothing ever seems more idyllic than a balmy, summer’s evening spent outdoors in Mallorca with friends and loved ones.

Peter Clover

News / Celebs
Michael Douglas with Manolo Ruiz at the bar Sa Foganya.


Michael Douglas is back home in Mallorca

In April the actor received a welcome shock and was left stunned after being told he is related to former co-star Scarlett Johansson.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, June 11

A lighthearted, friendly approach may help to quell petty drama or bickering

MDB Digital

Holiday / Beaches
Caló des Moro in Mallorca


Santanyi mayor plea - Leave Caló des Moro alone

Sunday's protest against overcrowding is likely to result in even more people going to Caló des Moro.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Airport
"We were stranded on our plane for two hours with no information...."


"We were stranded on our plane for two hours with no information...."

"Airport may have re-opened but it is still chaos here...."

Jason Moore

Holiday / Travelling
The Marella Discovery 2 is one of the ships in Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

Mein Schiff 2 is one of the cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Rainy day in Palma, Mallorca

Latest news

Wednesday's weather in Mallorca - Yellow alert issued

The forecast for Mallorca for Wednesday, the twelfth of June.

Andrew Ede

Paperwork / Schools
Congratulations to the Class of 2024 on their great achievement


Celebrating achievements and embracing learning at The Academy School

The Academy School celebrated graduations, engaged in outdoor learning, taught data analysis, and resumed swimming lessons, enriching student experiences.

The Academy International School

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