News of the day 27 August 2018
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What's on in Majorca: 27 August-2 September

The famous La Beata procession in Santa Margalida this Sunday; the town has its demons' correfoc on Friday. Sant Joan's demons are out and about in different guises on Tuesday and Wednesday. Santa Ponsa's Rei en Jaume Fiestas start on Thursday. Vilafranca's melon fair and fiestas, including Saturday's melon battle.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Top end of the real estate market is healthy.


Increased tax revenue from sale of luxury properties

Tax revenue in the first half of this year was more than had been the case for the whole of 2013.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma airport.


Tourist fined for plane bomb hoax

The Swedish tourist had been staying in a hotel in Alcudia.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Central government under pressure to get involved in noise control.


Call for booze cruise noise control

Party boat activity is said to have increased this summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Turistas walking with their suitcases.

Holiday rentals

Habtur accuses the government of wanting to eliminate holiday rentals

Habtur claims that 90,000 "regulated" holiday rentals place will disappear.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Puigdemont’s Waterloo

It’s rather ironic that the Spanish government’s "enemy" is based in Waterloo.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 26 August 2018