News of the day 17 January 2017
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Yes, it does snow on Majorca!

Latest headlines

Yes, it does snow in Majorca!

Roads were closed and children were told to stay at home from school as freezing temperatures hit Majorca yesterday and snow even fell in Palma. The sunshine island has become the freezing isle!

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather

Snow sweeps across Majorca

In the Tramuntana between five and 10 centimetres were reported while elsewhere above 100 metres, snow fall was between two and five centimetres.

Humphrey Carter

Tourism

Spain's tour operators eased out of Majorca's high summer market

Hotel places have been snapped up by British, German, Swiss and Scandinavian tour operators.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tax

Balearic church tax contribution fourth lowest in Spain

In 2014, the church received a total of 250 million euros in church tax contributions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Crime

Hate crimes' hotline launched in Palma

The legal system has provision for sentences of up to two years for hate crimes.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Emergencies

Two killed in Arta road accident

A pick-up and a small lorry carrying stone collided at a time when it was snowing.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

It May just work!

Taking the single market out of the equation is the right answer.

Jason Moore

Edition of 17 January 2017
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