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“Yours, The 2 Old Rockers” Articles published under ‘The Far East’ column in the Ibiza Sun Newspaper and archived on the original, and now defunct, Ibiza Sun website. The 97,000 word archive spans the period from the launch of the website in November 2011 until Brian’s ‘retirement’ in March 2014.
Issue 877. Booking.gone the holiday giant are removing unlicensed letting properties from their website. Final fix. Our guide to last minute breaks to Ibiza, quick jaunts back to the UK, and all the flights for the last month of the season. Ibiza Food Tours – the original sole brother’s unique foodie concept. Plus San An parking changes, a farewell from Lottie, Cala de Bou fiestas and much, much more.
Issue 875. Balearics to take legal action against Ryanair. Torre des Coll Jondal Cultural monument, The Ibizans Comic, drug trafficking arrests, Thomas Cook pilot strikes, DJ awards, sports and F1, London Fashion Week and ‘The Skirt Club’ in the Shebizan, more Ibizan news, sports and F1, view from the pew & our David’s Pizzeria Review. All brought to you in The Ibizan newspaper
Issue 874. One Foot in the Rave. Is Ibiza getting older? Maritime Bonanza, 7 page September seafarer special including charters with boats Ibiza, how to but by Almar lawyers, fishing, conservation, and much more, also Ibiza rocks speak out, closing party agenda, tourist advice and all the news, views and reviews by Ibizans for Ibiza.
The Ibizan 873, Love Tourists, Tax Tourists, More Tourists, Less Tourists, Sick Tourists, plus Kumharas Review & Ancient Fire Show, ITV Delays, Eivissa Jazz 17, Pollution, and Page after Page of Ibiza News, Ibiza Agenda and Everything Ibiza for Ibizans.
Ding Ding! round 873. AirBNB forewarn economic disaster in Tourism wars, awesome Parc de S’illa, san an council on the rocks? Guardia operation at Monochrome mountain, Lala gets her man, Art & Culture including Bloop, Cala Llonga, Romans preview, Shebizan is in chains, Backganmmon is back, and it’s the Money Fight, Mayweather v McGregor. Plus Ibiza news and much more on the Island of Ibiza, for Ibizans and friends. Ding Ding!
Issue 871. Ibiza News, Taxi drivers and pirates editorial, migrant crisis, Live Posidonia, Sant Bartolome Fiesta, Sant Agusti fiesta, Spanish airport strikes, Ice cream review, Eden line up, The Blues Brothers band, The Maltese Falcon, Hotel Paradiso, Cala Llonga cinema on the beach, Shebizan, sports & more from The Ibizan Newspaper.
Issue 870. San An Super-Bay. Ibiza’s newspaper brings disabled beaches, Ibiza’s finest drinks, San Jose Beach club music ban, San An forest fire, Blues Brothers @ Pacha, Pete Tong, fiesta Cala Llonga, fiesta Figueretas, Bloop street art, Keith Haring sculpture, sports. Plus all the Ibiza news from The Ibizan.
Issue 869. August tourist special edition. Ibiza guides, full month agenda, like a local tips and info, in at night craig david, clean bandit, radio one weekend preview, plus in news, flying high! air traffic keeps on climbing, and report after report on Ibiza’s desire to dampen the decibels. Plus part 2 of Claire’s art in Ibiza round up, a letter from the ambassador, and much more Ibiza news, views, reviews and previews from the Ibizan, the all new Ibiza Sun newspaper.
Issue 868. Balearic tourist lettings laws, Pachas Funky Room, more forest fires, We love Es Cubells, Cala Llonga Beach Cinema, San An Harry Potter day, Ibiza Reggae Festival, environmental clean-up and free beer, summer art, the Keith Haring exhibition, almond trees, in fashion the buzz cut, plus all the Ibiza news and sports brought to you from The Ibizan newspaper.
Issue 867, 2 years for drunk, drugged, speeding, driver convicted of homicide, 850k buys you restaurant, 2 apartments, shops and garages, history of paella, fiesta virgin del carmen, space warehouse, sant josep market, oceanic Ibiza, cuerdas at maxim’s, pure carl cox, royal blood, defected at eden, radio 1 weekend line-up, rental scams – ibizavillarentals.net, safe tanning, primark – love island, emtome business wifi, plus much more Ibiza news, views, sports, fashion and everything Ibiza from the Ibiza newspaper.
Issue 866. Paradise for Sale. 22€ million buys you a Formentera Island. Breakfast with Barbara Tucker at Savannah. Bloop, Bollywood, Peyotito @ Nobu, Taste the Punch @ Eden, Phats & Small at Jacaranda, Paris Hilton, Pete Tong’s Ibiza Classics, Shebizan Ibiza special and new Dog on the Block, Introducing the Blabdog app, plus all the Ibiza news, views, reviews and to-do’s, by Ibizans for Ibizans.
Issue 865 AND issue 1. We reprint the very first edition of the Ibiza Sun in full. Thai dancer murder suspect Shane Looker awaits extradition. Man drives tractor from Belgium to Ibiza. Talamanca in the brown stuff again. Tulp Beach Café. Ibiza Rocks w Stormzy. Connect Trance. Taboo sex motel. Plus 3 art exhibitions, agenda, shebizan, sport, community and everything Ibiza for Ibizans.
Issue 864 – Bugs, Blaggers & Billionaires, and we’re HOT! Sick Tricks of Dodgy Brits, Tourism fights back v the Buffet-Belly Blaggers. Xylella, nasty little bug, Tapas Restaurant & Donnegans deal, A Miró for 28 million € or a Super Yacht for 410 million €, take your pick, or take our free print & a day with Boats Ibiza, Eric Prydz, Vatos Locos & the P.R. scourge, plus loads and loads and loads to do, and if you are still bored, did you know Ibiza has many bars?
Issue 863. Port Des Torrent Fire Suspicious. Heatwave. PP Blast San An Police. Ibiza Fairytale, Wedding Special. Fatboy Slim at Cream Opening Amnesia. Glitterbox Opening at Hi. Viva Cala Llonga, San Juan Fiesta, Gingham Check in Shebizan, and much more Ibiza News, Reviews, Views, Sports and Agenda. We are Ibizan
Issue 862. Election night edition, whoops we did it again! Resident inter-island air fares 20€, Romanian smartphone gang arrested, gastronomic Ibiza, Al Fresco & Kumharas, Ibiza Gay Pride, Mo Chaudry Fundraiser, Village People, Rock Nights, Dorado Live, Plastik 15th Birthday, Ibiza Buses, and much more Ibiza news, reviews and to-dos.
Issue 861. Exclusive, The Moment Ibiza Was Born. Acid Special. Judge Jules Interview. Acid House. Alfredo. Sankeys Dance 88/89. SOS. Plus Hi Opening. IMS Full Report. Drug Tests, Drug Driver Jailed, Jellyfish File. Villa Mercedes Review. Formentera Promoted. Plus all the Ibiza News, Fashion, Sports, Agenda and everything Ibiza for Ibizans.
Issue 860. Ibiza’s Best & Worst, IMS 10, Resident Assault, Police Assault, A&E Emergency, Steak & Shake, Defected Opening Review, Cuckooland Opening Review, Roger Moore Obituary, Shebizan Bridal, Formentera Jazz, Art in the Port, UD Ibiza and Formentera going up? Spanish football guide, and much more Ibiza news for Ibizans by Ibizans
Issue 859. Big Rental, Spain’s National Media look at the Ibiza problem, Pirate trade, this time the Consell are going all guns, 5 million donation to Balearic cancer funds by Zara boss, new San An ferry route – the price is right (for now), Posidonia protection proposals, At Night, Eden opening, Defected at Eden opening, Hi opening, Bora Bora opening, and more. Fresh on the Sunset Strip, Age in Spain, full information and Spanish designers in Shebizan, plus all the Ibiza news, Ibiza sport, and everything else Ibiza for Ibizans
Issue 858, Brotherly Love, Reuben Brothers exclusive statement, Robert Miles dies in Ibiza hospital aged 47. Obituary, His Life & Career, The Story Behind 'Children', plus Local & Industry Tributes. San An clean up, the Summer Night Squad, At It Again, Sánchez Ordóñez, Builds Another Illegal Property, International Music Summit, Mambo Opening, Plastik Opening, Donnegans, Medieval Fare, Boats, Butterflies and in Shebizan Amanda makes us feel better with Dad Bod and Cracks us up with Extreme Jeans.