News of the day 11 August 2015
News / Latest headlines

Air tariffs

Inter-island flat-rate air price proposal receives business support

“We believe, however, that this should go further and be extended to essential routes serving Madrid, Barcelona and Valencia"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Meteor shower

Spanish skies to see best meteor shower in years tonight

Stay up late or even rise early as some of the best showings occur just before dawn.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather

Rain forecast for Friday in Balearics

Spain’s national weather agency says July was the country’s hottest month on record.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment

Comment

Privatisation could cost us

Earlier this year a group of directors of Ryanair were in Palma to unveil some new routes and their visit came just a few weeks after it was revealed that the low-cost airline had taken a look at the part privatisation of the Spanish airport authority AENA.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
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Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

"It is time for a “Clean up Majorca” campaign."

Sport / Real Mallorca
Real Mallorca coach "Chapi" Ferrer (L) and president Utz Claassen at Tuesday night's presentation game.

Real Mallorca

Promises and reality as Mallorca lose one-nil

Real Mallorca lost the 40th City of Palma (snooze-fest) 1-0 to La Liga side Levante on a hot and sticky Tuesday night in a game which promised so much to local fans but in reality was a bit of a let down.

Monro Bryce

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