News of the day 31 December 2017
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Insults fly during pro-independence rally

Some 2,000 people took part in a march and rally that called for the right to decide on sovereignty.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Additional security for Palma New Year celebrations

While security has been beefed up, the clock at Palma town hall is in perfect condition to ring in the New Year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Noguera rejects Council concerns about the Paseo Marítimo

The mayor justifies the changes on environmental grounds but says little about the practicalities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Palma once more remembers "great King James"

In Palma this morning, the celebrations for the Festival of the Standard continued.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Smoking to be banned in cars with children

In addition to protecting children from the harm of smoking, there will be tighter restriction on smoking on terraces.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Some of what they said in 2017

"A German air of superiority"; "I have never ever been to a brothel"; "This is Syria and there are going to be shots".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Proud in defeat?

I am sorry but at international level it’s not about the taking part.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 31 December 2017