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North Dock – STP Shipyard Palma Update

North Dock – STP Shipyard Palma Update

Nothing ever stands still with the eight companies housed in the North Dock Marine Services building at STP Palma. Even during the summer months they were busy upgrading facilities, workshops, inventories and staffing levels so as to be ready for the busy refit season.   This year’s build up has ... Read More »

Dear Islander,

Dear Islander,

Dear Islander, I cannot believe that I am writing this final editorial of the year… so where did 2017 go ? November saw the start of the second leg of the Volvo Ocean race, from Lisbon to Cape Town with some of the best and exciting yachting video footage I ... Read More »

Bobby Cooper

Bobby Cooper

Most of our readers , especially in Palma, will know or will have heard of Bobby Cooper, previously manager of Boatyard Palma, and subsequently Varadero Ibiza and Valencia. Many of you will have read recently about the sad incident where Bobby Cooper and family have lost everything , when their ... Read More »

MESA Sostenible – Sustainable Farm & Nutrition Kitchen

MESA Sostenible – Sustainable Farm & Nutrition Kitchen

Change is happening in Nicaragua. Rural communities are seeking a healthier and more prosperous future. In Nicaragua, approximately 65 percent of people who live in rural areas are poor with 80 percent being extremely poor and depend on farming for their main source of income. Due to unsustainable agriculture practices, ... Read More »