News of the day 18 August 2017
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People inspecting a vehicle following the incident in Cambrils in which five suspected terrorists were killed.


Catalan police kill five in Cambrils terrorist incident

The attackers were found to have been wearing explosive devices.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Concrete barriers were being installed in Palma yesterday.


Reinforcement of barriers in Palma following Barcelona attack

There was a minute's silence across Majorca yesterday. Immediate security measures include concrete barriers that have been installed in the Plaça Porta Pintada.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Drunken tourism. Don't blame us, say the shops.


Retailers call for Calvia drink display ban to be withdrawn

Pimeco wants the drink display ban in Calvia withdrawn. Shops aren't at fault. All-inclusives are.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The scheme for the Llucmajor road would also include a new road into Campos itself (as in this image).


Almost 3,000 signatures against Llucmajor-Campos road

The signatures have been gathered by the campaign #SenseLímitsNoHiHaFutur (no future without limits).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mayor Noguera has apologised for all the rubbish.


Mayor apologises for Palma lack of cleanliness

Cleanliness is a more complex issue in summer because of the increased population in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fake goods confiscated in Inca and Alcudia.


Inca market fake goods seized

More than 1,700 fake goods were seized, some of them from a shop in Alcudia as well.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Holiday lets

The government needs to introduce clear and simple rules for holiday lets.

Jason Moore

Edition of 18 August 2017