News of the day 7 March 2018
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Alaro Castle - in need of restoration.


Urgent restoration of Alaro Castle being demanded

The Council of Majorca will consider opening proceedings against the state for a breach of heritage legislation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

It snowed in Majorca on ten days in February.


February was two degrees colder than normal

At certain weather stations, the average temperatures were the third lowest since records began.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Additional English translation support for the police this summer.


Twenty students to be police English translators this summer

The students will be based at seven different locations in Majorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The hotel in Earls Court where Marcos Servera was staying.


Majorcan dies of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in London hotel

Initial tests at the hotel showed a "high level of carbon monoxide".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The four women killed in Miami.


Four Majorcan women killed in Miami road accident

The women were travelling in the Florida Keys when their vehicle was hit by a truck.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The minute's silence outside the university's law faculty.


Minute's silence for Majorcan women who died in Miami

There were minute's silences at the university and at the Bar Association.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Police in Son Banya yesterday.


Eight arrests in latest drugs operation

The Son Banya shanty town was once more the target for police raids.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Judge Penalva is being removed from the Cursach investigation.

Cursach affair

Cursach investigating judge to be replaced

It has appeared as if Judge Penalva's impartiality has been compromised.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The announcement was made at the World ATM (Air Traffic Management) Congress in Madrid.


Big reduction in air navigation tax

The cut in the tax in 2019 is three times more than had originally been planned.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Council of Majorca personnel working on installing the wooden barriers.


Increased safety for dry-stone route between Lluc and Pollensa

Wooden barriers are being installed along a stretch between Son Amer (Lluc) and the Pont Romà (Roman Bridge in Pollensa).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Winter blues

The island has a long way to go before it becomes a 12-month holiday destination.

Jason Moore

Edition of 7 March 2018