News of the day 18 September 2019
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Fiestas and events in Majorca on Wednesday / Thursday

At the Plaça Paris in Palma this afternoon, Palma's Band of Music will perform.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Cruise ships in Palma's port


Minister suggests cruise operators agree with certain limits

The minister stressed the need to reduce polluting emissions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter



Call for teachers to take part in climate strike

Teachers are also being asked to join a rally this Friday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Jellyfish in Santa Ponsa


Giant jellyfish spotted in Santa Ponsa

A Bulletin reader sent us some stunning photos of the jellyfish.

Evolution Film Festival


Oscar-winning filmmaker at Palma film festival

There will be a special showing of "Amy" during the festival, after which there will be a question and answer session with Kapadia.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Spanish politics


Spain to hold fourth election in four years on Nov. 10

Party leaders have spent more time blaming one another for the impasse than negotiating to put together a government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Traffic operation


Big brother watching you on the roads this week

On phone use, the delegation observes that younger drivers use phones more than older drivers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Education in Majorca


"Brain washing" of pupils

Vox wants Catalan to be replaced by Castillan (Spanish).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Films in English in Majorca


Where to go and what to see

Cruise ships in port, markets and films to see in English. This week premiere of Downton Abbey at Rivoli.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter



Top Danish choir performing in Palma

The choir consists of forty leading singers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Filming in Majorca


Filming for Netflix "White Lines" series to resume

Filming would be in September and October.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tennis in Majorca


Tennis legends return to Palma

The event will be held from October 3 to 6.

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News / Comment


Tourism fair; the worries

“Brexit and a general election in Spain, two concerns at major tourism fair...”

Jason Moore

Beaches in Majorca

Frank Confidential

Are you rubbish at recycling? Shady beach behaviour and discreet poverty

Consider this; there are two of us at ‘ours’ and we generate as much rubbish in a day than a family of six would in a week - in the olden days!

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle

Out and About

Your Life in Their Hands

We had been forced by other motorists to cross a single unbroken line.

Peter Clover

Words and more


Words and more...

If you look up ‘clothes’ in Roget’s Thesaurus, you’ll find two pages of words for items of clothing and terms associated with dress.

Andrew Valente

Fairs and fiestas in Majorca

News from your area

Soller in the Spotlight…

What's happening in Soller and its port.

Shirley Roberts

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

A reader writes about the end of Brexit.

Pete Godfrey

Edition of 18 September 2019