News of the day 25 September 2019
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Fatima and her daughter


Felanitx woman seeking return of her baby

On Wednesday at 11am, there is to be a gathering of people who support Fatima outside the courts in Manacor.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Son Sant Joan airport in Palma


Environment commission opposed to airport's increased operations

The redesign is for current and future traffic flows.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

A Thomas Cook hotel in the Playa de Palma


Call for financial aid for hotels affected by Thomas Cook

The minister didn't wish to disclose the level of losses that might be incurred.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather forecast


Wednesday's weather in Majorca

Changes in the north expected.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Thomas Cook holidaymakers


Magalluf bars rally round to help Thomas Cook victims

“It’s the least we could do. I can’t afford it at cost price, why can’t the hotels, it costs nothing.”

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.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

An Airbus A320 of Condor Airlines lands at the airport in Hamburg


Flights disrupted at Thomas Cook's Nordic arm as it battles to survive

Thomas Cook's Nordic unit is a separate legal entity.


Thomas Cook employees in Palma


Thomas Cook employees in Palma unlikely to be paid

The employees are therefore faced with losing their jobs and their pay for September.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

A closed Thomas Cook check-in service is pictured at the Frankfurt Airport


Thomas Cook Germany files for insolvency in bid to hive off business

It filed for insolvency seeking to orderly redress and restructure the business.


An ATOL official assists passengers at Malta International Airport


British Ambassador reassures holidaymakers Thomas Cook hotels will be paid

My advice is that you call the UK’s Civil Aviation Authority as soon as possible.

British Embassy Madrid

British tour operator Thomas Cook declares bankruptcy


Neckermann bankruptcy another blow

It is understood that some hotels in Majorca are looking at closing early for the season, i.e. by the end of this month.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Police arrest


Playa de Palma drugs arrests

The street sellers were also selling fake football shirts.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Boris has blown it

The PM took two major hits yesterday from the Supreme Court and the EU, so give up.

Humphrey Carter

Alibaba and his Forty thieves.


Words and more...

Numbers are often used in idiomatic phrases in an apparently arbitrary way and not just in English but also in Spanish, Mallorquín and French.

Andrew Valente

Holiday / Lifestyle
Soller valley.

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Soller in the Spotlight…

On Friday and Saturday this week, the music of the Havaneres will sound in Puerto Soller.

Shirley Roberts

The Statue at Plaza España.


Spotlight on Palma

For one reason or another, I have been frequenting our wonderful capital city of Palma quite a lot recently.

Peter Clover

Sport / Other Sports
Local rugby match

Local rugby

Tough, physical game against CAU for Babarians XV

Rugby Report from September 21 and 22, 2019

Lynda Demangeat

Edition of 25 September 2019