News of the day 17 January 2020
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The underground shopping area of Plaça Major


ARCA heritage association propose new plan for Plaça Major galleries

“It would give value to the space, cover a historical need in the city and give life to a heritage element abandoned by Palma City Council."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sant Sebastia hosts a wide range of activities and events


Council announces meeting of the brotherhoods

In addition to participating in the Sant Sebastià festivities they organise a brotherhood meal and other activities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Another beautiful winter's day in Majorca


Good morning from Majorca

A beautiful but breezy day.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Road restrictions for Sant Sebastia

Latest headlines

Traffic restrictions for Sant Sebastià

Be adivsed there will be restrictions to roads during these events.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Previous contestants on Love Island


Majorca getting ready for Love Island 2020

The long running series has provided Majorca with great publicity as has The Mallorca Files, the second series of which is being filmed on the island now.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

ITV station in Palma


ITV inspection delay continues in Majorca

A crash plan could be established within a week.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


First discovery in Majorca of black twig borer beetle

It is a species of ambrosia beetle that comes from Asia and which had not previously been detected anywhere in Spain.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Traveling during Brexit


ABTA updates Brexit travel advice

Brexit deal will provide continuity for 2020 travel arrangements.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Rain can be catered for, but high winds could mean that the Sant Sebastià party is cancelled.


Palma Sant Sebastià party at risk from the weather

Strong winds are forecast for Sunday; there is already an amber alert for coastal conditions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Rafael Nadal with CBS reporter Jon Wertheim.


Rafael Nadal's new Porto Cristo home

Nadal paid four million euros for the property by the coast.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism in Magalluf


Magalluf faces the biggest shake up in its history

Negueruela made it clear last year when he took office that he would be taking drastic action to crackdown on and regulate anti-social tourism.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Lunch at Ternelles for the pine tree collection.


The fiesta for collecting Pollensa's pine tree

As well as the pine climb in Pollensa, there is one in Puerto Pollensa - Cristian Agu was the first to make it to the top.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


The Crown

“The Crown has increased the popularity of the British crown...”

Jason Moore


The future is lycra...

Love them or hate them, cyclists are very much the future of the local economy.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
The Balearic Sea Report

Nautical Notes

100 indicators to assess the state of the Balearic Sea

The Balearic Sea Report (Informe Mar Balear) initiative aims to assess the state of the Balearic marine habitats and species, what pressures they are subject to and how they evolve over time.

Marilles Foundation

Edition of 17 January 2020