News of the day 10 March 2017
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King Felipe and Queen Letizia with the Queen Mother, Sofia at Palma's Almudaina Palace in August 2015.

Royal family

King Felipe to make UK state visit in June

King Felipe and Queen Letizia will make a state visit from 6 to 8 June. It will celebrate close ties between our two countries and our two peoples, says British Ambassador Simon Manley.  

British Embassy Madrid

The gigantic Harmony of the Seas in Palma last summer.

Cruise shipping

Balearic cruise passenger numbers fell last year

Palma attracted a total of 1.72 million cruise passengers last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The deputy prime minister, Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría, who heads the Spanish government's Brexit commission.


Spain starts to worry about Brexit

Spain is hoping that Brussels will take into account its important relationships with the United Kingdom when it comes to Brexit negotiations.

Humphrey Carter

Tom Hanks and Halle Berry. Majorca provided locations for Cloud Atlas.


Majorca movie map for locations and cinema tourists

Among the films highlighted are Cloud Atlas and Bahía de Palma, a 1962 film which starred Elke Sommer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Big decisions

The last thing that the EU wants is Britain to make a success of Brexit.

Jason Moore

Edition of 10 March 2017