News of the day 6 February 2017
News / Latest headlines


Soller train discount to stop because it is discriminatory

The European Union believes that resident discounts amount to unequal treatment of people from other countries.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Almost three hundred emergency incidents because of high winds

245 of the incidents that had been reported by midday were in Majorca, with more than a third having been in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Government selling prime Palma real estate

The two floors are valued together at almost four million euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Soller tunnel will be free from 1 September

15.4 million euros have been offered by way of compensation. If this is not acceptable, the courts could become involved.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Under 5% of Soller train tickets are bought by residents

More than 1.5 million tickets were sold in 2016, 95.4% of them to non-residents.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Worrying times as Mallorca in bottom four

Real Mallorca fell back into La Segunda's bottom four after going down 2-1 to Oviedo on Sunday lunchtime.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 5 February 2017