News of the day 30 July 2018
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The royal family at the Almudaina Palace on Sunday evening.

Royal family

Juan Carlos controversy clouding royal family holiday

The former king was due to have taken part in the Copa del Rey regatta.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

King Felipe with Baltasar Picornell yesterday.


King Felipe wanting to build bridges with Catalonia

The King's vacation in Majorca has coincided with a call for a referendum on the future of the monarchy.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Minister Ribera with leading Balearic politicians on the island of Cabrera yesterday.


Cabrera National Park is to be expanded

The size of the Cabrera park will increase by nine times.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tension at the airport on Saturday.


Taxi drivers to go on strike today

The strike was sparked after the Spanish government appealed a Barcelona decision to limit the number of licences for Uber-style services.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Balconing in Arenal.


The balconing craze is back in Majorca

The term "balconing" was originally coined to refer to diving into pools from balconies.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Fewer tourists

Majorca must remember that fewer tourists will mean fewer jobs and less money.

Jason Moore

Edition of 29 July 2018