News of the day 25 November 2019
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Weather

Monday's weather in Majorca

The week's forecast is for sunny weather and highs up to 21C.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The decrease in services mainly affected the Palma to Marratxi line

Transport

Train frequencies will be fully restored in 2020

An increase in the workforce is the only way that the service frequencies can be fully restored.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The lighthouse at PortoPi

Hiking

A new coastal hiking route for the south of Majorca

It will take at least two years to set the new paths and get the necessary approvals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Frozen 2 Official Trailer

What's On

Where to go and What to see

Daily markets to visit and films to see in English.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Janoska Ensemble - Porter: Night And Day

What's On

Events in Majorca on Monday / Tuesday

Christmas markets in Palma and Santa Ponsa today and the Janoska Ensemble perform at CaixaForum in Palma tomorrow.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Debris from the wreckage of the catamaran at Puerto Andratx

Incident

Catamaran in Puerto Andratx shatters in the storm

Measures are already in place to stop the diesel fuel from contaminating the area.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Processionary caterpillars nest in pine trees.

Environment

Fumigation of processionary caterpillars at Bellver forest

The fumigation will take place at night but there will be no restrictions in the area as it is not toxic.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Jellyfish invade Puerto Andratx again

Environment

The return of the jellyfish at Puerto Andratx

Walkers had to dodge hundreds of jellyfish as they walked through the port.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Black Friday sales begin this week

Retail

Smaller retailers suffering because of Black Friday

This Sunday is one of the ten days that shops can open in the Balearic Islands, it promises to be a bumper weekend.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

The great Balearic swindle

The Spanish government has agreed to invest eight million euros in Balearic resorts, big deal.

Humphrey Carter

MY Column

Meeting MCC’s new black boss

There is only one story – who will win on December 12? – and nobody knows. The rest is flim-flam.

Donald Trelford

The Anglican Chaplain

‘Don’t Panic Captain Mainwaring’

We are fortunate in our Diocese in Europe, of which the C of E in Majorca is a small part, to be able to employ what are called ‘locum priests’.

Revd. David Waller

Holiday / Lifestyle
Mexican Pok Pibil

Weekend Food

Spice time again!

Spice up your food this autumn with Mexican pork pibil, Mexican spice mix, Cajun Spice mix and Pincho Moruño.

Marc Fosh

Basil grows well through the summer months

Gardening

Gardening in Majorca

The secret of course is never to let the flower heads mature, simply cut the growing tip back to the next pair of healthy leaves and it will keep on growing.

Dorothy Loeffler

Nadine Hawa

Humans of Majorca

All about Nadine Hawa…

Life is good for Nadine as 2020 approaches. She is enjoying everything Majorca has to offer and the delights of her young family.

Shirley Roberts

The Mallorca Files: Trailer | BBC Trailers

Entertainment

Premiere of The Mallorca Files is today

Did you watch The Mallorca Files today on BBC 1 or were you with us at CineCiutat in Palma? Let us know what you thought of the show.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
Nadal vs Shapovalov Highlights | Davis Cup Final 2019 | Spain vs Canada

Tennis

Nadal delivers Davis Cup title for Spain

Spain got off to a flying start in front of a sell-out 12,500 crowd in La Caja Magica, Madrid,

Reuters

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