News of the day 4 December 2015
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Plaça Major in Palma, one of the three main centres for the city's Christmas market.

Fairs and fiestas

Christmas fairs, markets, events for the holiday weekend

Though Monday and Tuesday next week are both public holidays (for Constitution Day and Immaculate Conception), Christmas fairs and markets will be in full swing.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mayor Hila and President Armengol met today.


Mayor does not want deadlines, he wants completion

On Thursday, Acciona set out a revised plan to complete the work on the centre and hotel. It is now looking at 24 February next year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourists flooding into Palma for the bank holiday break


Tourists flooding into Palma for the bank holiday break

From today until Wednesday next week the airport can anticipate some 170,000 passengers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The owner of Sorky leaving prison today.

Animal welfare

Owner who beat horse to death is released

The judge who sentenced him described the “appalling death” of Sorky das Pont as “an aberration in the twenty-first century”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The popular beach at Portals Nous.


Tourism cash boost in Calvia

Significant increase in public funding for beaches, tourism, sporting events and the police proposed.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


European defence

“Germany and Britain have joined the campaign, others haven’t ...”

Jason Moore

Edition of 4 December 2015