News of the day 21 October 2017
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The Leather Fest, part of Inca's second fair.


What's on in Majorca: 24-29 October

Inca's second fair, including the Leather Fest Rock & Roll of music, food and Americana; Porreres has its autumn fair, while Valldemossa holds its ValldeMostra of bargains and cuisine; the Evolution Mallorca International Film Festival starts on Thursday; and the Bridgend Male Choir performs in Cala Ratjada and Santa Ponsa and also at the Cathedral. The Bourbon Street Stompers, one of Europe's foremost traditional jazz outfits, are at the auditorium in Palma on Sunday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

There will presumably no longer be Balearics stands at the travel fairs.


Council of Majorca taking on tourism promotion responsibilities

The role of the Balearic Tourism Agency is to change; it will mainly be responsible for managing tourist tax projects.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Formentor, where vehicle access is to be restricted next year.

Holiday rentals

Apartment holiday rental ban gets fifty per cent public support

There is majority support for limits on vehicle access to certain parts of the island

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sebastian Darder (centre), giving his assessment of the season.


Magalluf improving because of increase in family tourism

The number of tourists ejected from hotels because of bad behaviour has gone down this season from 197 to 156.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Double lines, it is hoped, will stop the fatal accidents in Son Serra.


New road safety measures for Son Serra black spot

Speed limit of 70kph and no overtaking along the stretch past Rancho Grande.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Talking the talk

The Spanish government needs to get its message across.

Jason Moore

Edition of 21 October 2017