News of the day 15 March 2016
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Fairs and Fiestas

Solutions being sought to Easter procession wax problems

As Palma has the biggest of the processions, Palma has more than its fair share of the wax problem.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Nóos trial

“Princess was reading from a script” says key witness

“I don’t know what was going on in her head.” He then went on to say that the princess had the “right to lie, but I have the duty to tell the truth”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


British ambassador meets Balearic tourism authorities

The British Ambassador to Spain, Simon Manley, met representatives of the island's tourism, including the vice-president of the Balearics and minister for tourism, Biel Barcelo.

Humphrey Carter

Foreign affairs

End of an era at the British Consulate ...

The British Vice Consul Gillian Brion, after over two decades of serving  the Foreign and Commonwealth office in the Balearics, is retiring.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


Thank you Gillian

“Farewell Gillian and thank you very much for your hard work and dedication ...”

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

More views about the tourist tax and also problems with sewage in Majorca.

Edition of 15 March 2016