Tuk-tuks recover

JM photo of a tuk-tuk

Today’s photographic highlight on the JM front page focuses on tuk-tuks. “Summer recovers ‘tuk-tuk’ in Funchal”. The newspaper reports that despite the tuk-tuk business relying heavily on cruises, businessmen in the sector … Read more

Calls to redevelop Pico do Facho

“Emblematic” Machico viewpoint

Pico do Facho viewpoint

JM reports that local politicians are calling for the rehabilitation of Pico do Facho, in Machico, proposing the “construction of a small bar and two rooms, a … Read more

Ronaldo rejoins Man Utd!

Man Utd transfer heist stuns football

Ronaldo head;ine from the Telegraph

The Telegraph among others reports that Manchester United yesterday secured the incredible £19.7 million capture of Cristiano Ronaldo from under the noses of rivals … Read more

Ronaldo to join Manchester City?

Madeiran looking to return to his roots – not quite!

Numerous sources report that Manchester City are exploring the possibility of signing that most famous Madeiran, Cristiano Ronaldo, from Juventus.

L’Equipe report that … Read more

Madeira remains “green”

Few changes to UK “traffic light” ratings

Madeira, against most forecasts, remains on the UK green list despite predictions that it would move into the amber category after a recent … Read more

Madeira could move to amber …

… in UK’s latest “traffic light” update

A lot of people are second-guessing the latest changes to the UK government’s traffic light listing of overseas destinations, and Madeira is being … Read more

70% now fully vaccinated

Next target is 85% vaccinated

Number vaccinated graphic

As predicted here a few posts ago, JM reports that Madeira has today reached the landmark of 70% of the population completely vaccinated against COVID-19, … Read more

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