News of the day 17 July 2017
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Police

Arrest of man with shotgun at Paguera bar

A Spanish man first pulled a knife before returning with a shotgun.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism

Tourist expulsions from Magalluf hotels doubled in June

While mainly an issue with British tourists, there has been a rise in the number of Russians and Scandinavians having to be sent home.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Beaches

Sixteen cases of sea contamination at beaches this summer

Two short bans on swimming have been imposed so far this summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism

Increased residents' discount prompts new inter-island tourism campaign

The travel agents' association believes that some 80,000 people would travel under a scheme for November to March.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather

The heat wave has come to an end

The highest temperature in Majorca so far this year has been 40.3C.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Environment

Noguera looking to mitigate effects of climate change in Palma

The mayor has stated his commitment to ensure a "green and sustainable future" for Palma with fewer cars.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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