News of the day 7 December 2016
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Extraordinary photo: Alberto Jarabo (top left); Montse Seijas (the Podemos deputy expelled by the party two to his left); Vicenç Vidal (environment minister) who is smiling at Marc Pons (housing and transport), who appears to have fallen asleep.


Podemos call for tourist "containment"

The people of the Balearics do not deserve the "tourist bubble" that has burst out.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The elderly are obviously more vulnerable when it comes to flu.


Over 70,000 people in Majorca have been vaccinated against flu

The Balearic health service has a total of 150,500 doses of flu vaccine at its disposal.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Cala San Vicente, which could become a marine reserve.


Cala San Vicente has high potential to become a marine reserve

There are particularly significant meadows of sea grass which have not previously been charted.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Feed for livestock was in short supply because of the lack of rain.


A dreadful year for Majorca's farmers is coming to an end

There have been cases of whole crops having been lost because of the drought.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Brexit and Majorca's tourism

Brexit is bad news for the Balearics; of course tourism will be hit.

Jason Moore

Edition of 7 December 2016