News of the day 11 November 2019
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Weather

Monday's weather in Majorca

Rough seas and high winds especially in the north and east on Monday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The light show at Palma's Cathedral

Show

Festival of light at Palma's Cathedral

See how the light show was at Palma's Cathedral this morning.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weekly market in Manacor

What's On

Where to go and what to see

Daily markets across the island and films in English in Palma and Marratxi.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The leader of Spain's Ciudadanos, Albert Rivera

Politics

Spain's Rivera steps down as lawmaker and Ciudadanos party leader

Update: resignation as both party president and lawmaker.

Agency

Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez

Politics

Spain's Socialists promise to act fast to form government as far-right surges

Spain's second election this year yields no clear winner

Reuters

The accused in court

Court

Seven and a half years demanded for Tramuntana fire accused

A sergeant from the Guardia Civil's Seprona environment protection division informed the court that the fire had started in a pile of prunings.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma Metro

Transport

Metro services restored; passenger use rising

Ther was a 46.4% increase in the metro’s passengers in September (compared with last year).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

British tourism

“Full marks to the local authorities for underlining the importance of the British tourism market...”

Jason Moore

Rugby World Cup - Final - England v South Africa

Comment

You're either hot or you're not

The misery of Eddie Jones’s team after the match, when some of them didn’t even want to wear their runners-up medals, was all too plain to see.

Donald Trelford

Holiday / Lifestyle
Bacalao al Pil-Pil

Weekend Food

Salty sensation

To prepare any dish with salted cod, you simply have to follow properly the procedure to remove the salt, as it obviously needs to be re-hydrated and de-salted before use.

Marc Fosh

Red hroned beetle is still killing off the Palm trees

Gardening in Majorca

Growing season all year round

Every month has its own garden smell about it and surely November must have the smell of wood fires as all that garden waste that won’t decompose can now be burnt.

Dorothy Loeffler

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

A reader wants to say a "Big Big thank you" to all the people in Majorca.

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