News of the day 27 December 2017
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Emergencies

Windsurfer killed in Alcudia

The incident occurred in the part of Pollensa Bay that is very popular for kite and windsurfing.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Terrorism

Anti-terrorism measures to include holiday rental client register

An "anti-jihadist pact" among political parties has agreed a number of anti-terrorism measures.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fiestas

C's criticised for Festival of the Standard injunction

Palma mayor Antoni Noguera has attacked Ciudadanos and described the party as being "anti-Majorcaness".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Society

Alcudia's Can Ramis to house a social area for the elderly

The original plan for Can Ramis did envisage there being a café.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Property

House prices in the Balearics are up by a quarter

The highest percentage increase in the country has been in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather

Cyclone Bruno brings 130kph winds

By three o'clock on Wednesday afternoon, the 112 emergency services had been called to attend to 24 incidents in Majorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Emergencies

Fire crews work through the night to bring Pollensa blaze under control

Fire crews from the Majorca Fire Service and the Ibanat agency worked through the night. Some sixty properties were evacuated.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

The EU is failing us

This year’s European Commission’s Christmas tweet provoked a backlash.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 27 December 2017
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