News of the day 5 February 2017
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Majorca is taking a battering from high winds and waves.


Amber alert for high winds

Gusts of up to 100kph are being forecast.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The sculpture that will mark the centre point of Majorca. But is it the centre?


Where is the centre of Majorca?

In Lloret there is a 1.7 metre high stone that marks the central spot.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Wind has knocked trees down all over Majorca.


Over forty incidents because of high winds

Two youths needed rescuing after having been swept into the sea by waves in Santa Ponsa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Lemon Emigrants at Manacor's Sala Fornal on Saturday.


What's on in Majorca: 6-12 February

Highlights of the week: the fine Ibiza-based jazz funk outfit Lemon Emigrants at the Sala Fornal in Manacor on Saturday; pianist Brenno Ambrosini as part of the Beethoven Festival at the Sa Nostra Cultural Centre in Palma on Wednesday; and a tribute concert for Rafel Nadal (the tennis player's grandfather) featuring the Balearics Youth Orchestra at the Manacor Theatre on Sunday.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment


The lettuce and Brexit

Is the shortage of lettuces in Britain putting Brexit in its proper context?

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca
Edition of 5 February 2017