News of the day 11 July 2017
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The campaign in the UK against false claims.

False claims

UK government clamps down on bogus holiday sickness claims

"Our message to those who make false holiday sickness claims is clear - your actions are damaging and will not be tolerated."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Average daily spend by tourists has gone up significantly since this photo was taken in 2009.


Tourists are spending more per day in the Balearics

A reduction in the number of hotels with all-inclusive offers is said to be one factor contributing to higher spend.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The situation at passport control is particularly acute at weekends.


Passport chaos for Britons at Palma airport

The number of National Police officers on passport duty is not within the airports authority's jurisdiction.

Humphrey Carter

The child was taken to Son Espases on Sunday.


Three-year-old critical after falling into pool in Puerto Andratx

Around two o'clock on Sunday afternoon the girl fell accidentally into the pool at the family's holiday chalet.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Scarlett Sweeney in Vampirika.


I started dancing as a hobby; I wanted to be a journalist

Scarlett Sweeney is one of the sexy dancers in the new Son Amar show, Vampirika.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Booze tourism

If the town hall wants to end booze tourism it can do so easily.

Jason Moore

Edition of 11 July 2017