Former Mayor exonerated

… of Monte tree responsibility

Former Mayor exonerated - headline

The Diario headlines the news that the Lisbon Court of Appeal has rejected the appeal of the family of some victims of the fall of the tree, who wanted to bring the former mayor to trial. 

The prominent photo on the front page shows the current mayor of Funchal greeting an emigrant on his visit to the Channel Islands. Pedro Calado celebrated the Day of Portugal on Jersey, visiting companies, and speaking with fellow Madeirans. In his speech at Parque do Povo he thanked the emigrants for their dedication and remittances, which have been decisive in the development of Madeira.

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Marítimo showdown

The second leg of the maintenance play-off is today, which today puts Marítimo and Estrela da Amadora face to face, at the Barreiros stadium. “We have to show that we deserve to be in the I Liga (first division)”, says the coach of the Madeiran team. JM summarise:s “All or Nothing”.

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