Andrew Ede
Andrew Ede

Background in business publishing. Started an online blog about Mallorca in 2005, which went daily in 2007, covering culture, environment, history, politics, tourism and more. Became a regular contributor to the Bulletin in 2010 before joining the staff a few years later.

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Net tightens on accomplices to alleged Palma murder

The Guardia Civil say that arrests are just a matter of time.

Andrew Ede 13/05/2023 14:58

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Union slams Palma summer plan for policing of tourist areas

The union maintains that other parts of Palma will be left without police.

Andrew Ede 13/05/2023 08:29

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Spanish students - Operation shield Arenal

One measure will be a fencing-off of the beach from 9pm.

Andrew Ede 13/05/2023 07:25

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Buggies "invade" the centre of Arta

The mayor would like to think that it was due to "carelessness".

Andrew Ede 12/05/2023 19:01

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Formentor - Where will the traffic ‘collapse’ be this summer?

There has already been some evidence of collapse and saturation, but when the annual restrictions start on June 1, they are supposed to prevent both of these unfortunate traffic situations.

Andrew Ede 12/05/2023 15:26

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Palma residents denounce noise from party boat

Residents say they have been suffering from the noise for years.

Andrew Ede 12/05/2023 08:33

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Palma bullring German festival complied with noise regulations

Apps only provide "indicative values"; it is the police sound level meters that matter.

Andrew Ede 12/05/2023 07:51

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Your weekly news catch-up in Mallorca

This week tourist excesses, Magalluf brawl, floating disco, club fine in Magalluf, balcoing, blue flags, Briton dies from carbon monoxide, robbery in Son Vida and death of a cyclist were the top stories.

Andrew Ede 11/05/2023 15:17


Bread and circuses

Apart from his sugar, the mayor, like all candidates for elections wherever they are held, will have been promising if not the Earth, then something approximating to it.

Andrew Ede 11/05/2023 14:01

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Danger at sea: Skippers of party boats "have no idea of maritime regulations"

Before the boat party off Colonia Sant Jordi, environment agents had expelled the boats from Cabrera.

Andrew Ede 11/05/2023 13:21


Helicopter taxi service in Mallorca grounded before it has even taken off

Change of plan, as there isn't permission to use the Son Bonet aerodrome.

Andrew Ede 11/05/2023 10:15

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Legal challenge to Magalluf club fine and closure

A violation of freedom of enterprise, and the law doesn't specify behaviours that "denigrate" women.

Andrew Ede 11/05/2023 06:38