News of the day 23 September 2022
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Seven Seas Voyager

Latest headlines

Find out which ships are in port today

The Seven Seas Voyager and MSC Meraviglia are due to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Court hearing ran through the night in Manacor.

Latest headlines

Judge sends Mallorca police chief’s attackers to prison

A total of three adults and two minors have been arrested.

Humphrey Carter

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Latest headlines

Major Royal Navy Task Force sails into the Mediterranean

"Embarked aboard the vessels are Royal Marine Commandos..."

Jason Moore

Balearic president intends to run again next year.

Latest headlines

Balearic president announces that she will run again

"Today we are leaders in economic growth and job creation..."

Humphrey Carter

Air ambulance was ready to fly critical victim to Barcelona.

Latest headlines

Mallorca boat explosion update, Russian victim dies

Boat may have been involved in a drug trafficking plot.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment

Comment

No, to higher tax

It should be spent on projects which will benefit tourism not on housing or agriculture.

Jason Moore

Comment

A Mallorca winter mess

Is shutting up so early wise when the short term future is looking uncertain?

Humphrey Carter

Comment

The soap opera of life!

Very rarely do television dramas reflect the banality of most people’s lives.

Frank LeaversFrank Leavers

Beachgoers walk along the mostly empty Coogee Beach in Sydney

Comment

Don't even think about raising the tourist tax

Fast forward to 2022 and some tourists and even the travel industry are in the dark about how the tax money is being spent and on what.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle
Izzy Newman on the day of the Queen's funeral in Windsor.

Lifestyle

“The whole of Britain should be bursting with pride. I was so pleased she died at home with her close family...”

“I think Charles will make a very good king, and we’ve got the next generation to look forward to. So, despite the great sadness of what has happened, there are plenty of reasons to be cheerful.”

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Airport
Some good and bad new for Britons flying to the Balearics.

Airport

Relief for Britons flying to Mallorca, French call off strike

Now Ryanair baggage handlers in Spain are threatening to go on strike from October.

Humphrey Carter

Island life / Living
Property rental prices in Palma are continuing to rise.

Living

Mallorca rents hit record high

Rental prices in Palma are going through the roof.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.

Real Mallorca

Amazon may deliver the money for Real Mallorca

Sarver could walk away with $600 million to concentrate more on Real Mallorca.

Humphrey Carter

Zimbabwean striker Tino Kadewere (C) out until the New Year.

Real Mallorca

RCD Mallorca 22/23 so far so good!

Next up for us is a damage-limitation game against “high scoring” Barcelona in the Son Moix next Saturday at 9pm.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 23 September 2022
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