Etiqueta 'Son Banya'
Son Banya shanty town in Palma, Mallorca

Son Banya shanty town in Palma, Mallorca

Son Banya continues to be a centre for the drugs trade.

Alejandro Sepúlveda 06/03/2022

A squatter can be seen jumping from house to house through the backyards.

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Palma neighbourhood terrorised by squatter clan

Noises, threats, fights, confrontations with the police, children out of school and drugs create alarm in the neighbourhood.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/01/2022 10:02


Recoverable leave, reproduction number: the week in Majorca

The crisis was introducing us to new concepts; the Balearic government spoke about a reboot without much boot; and the residents of Son Banya manned the barricades.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/04/2020 19:51

Police attend Son Banya demolitions


Show Me The Money

Palma City Council is willing pay up to 20,000 euros to every family that leaves Son Banya voluntarily.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/02/2020 07:56

Police attend Son Banya demolitions

Police attend Son Banya demolitions

Police attend Son Banya demolitions

Jaume Morey 17/02/2020

The car the filmmaker was taken to Son Espases in


Four minors exonerated in Son Banya murder

The four accused told Police that they had helped the victim to get into a car that took him to Son Espases Hospital.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/02/2020 12:18


Five arrests in cocaine smuggling operation

A legal goods transport company was being used as a front for drug smuggling.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/02/2020 04:01

Some homes have already been demolished in the Son Banya shanty town


All families to be evicted from Son Banya by February

A budget of 100,000 euros will be used for rental aid and compensation for families who are relocated

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/01/2020 04:01


Half of Son Banya will have been demolished by the end of this week

More than half of the properties in Son Banya will have been demolished this weekend.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/11/2018 15:13


Campos and Sa Pobla mayors not wanting Son Banya families

Campos and Sa Pobla have their own housing waiting lists. The mayors want a rethink about the Son Banya families.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/10/2018 12:56


Campos and Sa Pobla concerns about Son Banya residents

Campos and Sa Pobla town halls have had little information about any relocations from the shanty town.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/10/2018 16:27


Son Banya demolitions continue

Reporters had been attacked on Tuesday at Son Banya ahead of yesterday's demolitions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/10/2018 16:08


Robbery the suspected motive for death of Dutch tourist

The homicide squad suspect that the driver may have been solely responsible for the death of Wouter Van Lujin.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/07/2018 00:00


Driver arrested over death of Dutch tourist

The autopsy has found that Wouter Van Lujin had a previous cerebral aneurysm.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/07/2018 00:00


Son Banya clans squatting in flats in Palma

The imminent evictions from Son Banya are leading to illegal occupation elsewhere.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/06/2018 00:00