Incest couple see baby taken into care

A Mallorcan couple formed by a father and daughter, who have had a baby, have had it taken into care. Not because of the incest – that’s legal in Spain – but because social services had concerns about the “welfare” of the infant, after the man’s ex-wife denounced him for sexual abuse. The man (36) says he is in a “unique and loving relationship” with his daughter (17). “My ex-wife is jealous and cannot understand Continue reading Incest couple see baby taken into care

219 Brits banned from Mallorca hotels

Hotels in Mallorca have got together and drawn up a list of guests they don’t want back. Anyone on the blacklist will be denied entry to all Mallorca hotels in the future. Rather sadly, it seems all 219 names on the list are British teenagers who misbehaved over the summer, according to Telecinco. One enthusiastic chap, obviously looking to fill a boring moment, entertained himself by ripping out the bathroom fittings and throwing them out Continue reading 219 Brits banned from Mallorca hotels

10 Spanish public airports served fewer than 1,000 passengers last month…

Despite it being summer, 10 Spanish public airports served fewer than 1,000 passengers last month, according to El Economista newspaper, which asks why these expensive, loss making airports aren’t closed. Huesca-Pirineos is the worst performing airport in Spain, having lost 97,83% of its air traffic since last year. In July, it received just 9 passengers. It was built in 2011 at a cost of 60 million euros and was expected to serve 160,000 passengers a Continue reading 10 Spanish public airports served fewer than 1,000 passengers last month…

No dogs, no Romanians

Spaniards everywhere have been in turn shocked and amused by the owner of a Beep franchise (a popular computer chain) in Mallorca who after loosing two expensive laptops in a daring shoplifting raid hung up a large sign saying: Warning! It is prohibited to bring without prior notice dogs and Romanians into this shop. Otherwise they will leave cursing. He continues his tirade, in a letter posted in the window of his shop, complaining that Continue reading No dogs, no Romanians