News of the day 12 September 2017
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Guardia steroids operation the biggest ever in Europe

Forty-one arrests and more than four million doses of various substances.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Brussels to accept xylella containment policy

The containment policy means that only infected trees are cut down. Eradication would mean the potential loss of thousands of trees.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Dead lamb left outside Alaro mayor's house

Guillem Balboa has wanted to play down the incident.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


"Massification" demo invokes the spirit of past protests

"The Francoist authorities and the local 'caciques' decided to impose the tourism industry on a predominantly agrarian island."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Barceló escapes censure as Armengol defends tourism

"You will not find anyone in our government who is criminalising tourism. I will not fuel the controversy over tourism."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Not such a record season

Overall it is not exactly the best time for the local government to double the tourist tax.

Jason Moore

Edition of 12 September 2017