News of the day 27 December 2016
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Zones that are to be established for holiday rentals could mean problems for existing legally registered properties.


Legal holiday rentals could be de-registered under new legislation

"If it doesn't meet the regulations, it cannot be registered. If you want to set up a bar, you also have to comply with regulations."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The fire in Bunyola this morning.


Bunyola blaze alarm

The blaze broke out in a block of flats just in front of the railway station just after 10.00.

Humphrey Carter

The dolphin had become entangled in a fishing net.


Dolphin entangled in a net for a week is freed

The dolphin, a female of more than three metres in length, was able to submerge and swim freely.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Numerous campaign groups are opposed to prospecting near to the Balearics.


Marine environmentalists keeping up campaign against oil prospecting

The Alianza Mar Blava believes that 2017 will be a crucial year for preventing any developments in oil prospecting in the Mediterranean.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Many more trees are planned in the area of the Riera torrent in Palma.


Green corridor for temperature reduction in Palma

The town hall plans the planting of some 4,000 trees as well as the incorporation of dry stone into the sides of the Riera torrent.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 27 December 2016