Good Morning from Majorca
A mixture of sunshine and clouds in Majorca on Wednesday with scattered showers in some places. To view the weather across the island from our webcams, click here.
Minorca not expecting cruise ships until September
There is hope for September, but even this might be optimistic.
Robots doing Covid-19 tests in Spanish Hospitals
CovidRobots have been donated to 17 hospitals in Spain.
Final preparations for Hotel Pilot Scheme
Preparations are being finalised 4 Hotel Chains that were chosen to take part in the Majorca's Hotel Pilot Scheme.
Lidl Goes Local
Lidl has announced that it's making more local produce available in its shops.
Britain claims it's working on Air Bridges
BREAKING NEWS: Britain claims it's working on Air Bridges to Spain and several other countries.
Car crash on Palma-Valldemossa Road
A woman has had a lucky escape after a very bad car crash in Majorca.
Government publishes decree for the new normal
The provisions for the "new normal" will apply until there is an end to the health crisis.
Health ministry considering reduction in coronavirus quarantine period
Nothing to do with foreign travellers; this is the self-isolation for anyone in Spain who is positive.
99% of minors are asymptomatic or have mild symptoms
The Kids Corona research programme also considers pregnant women.
Britain snubbed by Vienna
Britain, Spain and Portugal snubbed as Vienna lifts border restrictions with 30 European countries.
Travel agencies face paying package holiday refunds
A change to a decree from end-March could cause "unquantifiable harm" to travel agencies.
Palma Airport preparations
Preparations are underway at Palma Airport for the arrival of thousands of German tourists on Monday.
Prince Philip, patriarch of the British royals, quietly turns 99
The royals make little fuss about their birthdays in public but this year celebrations have been even more muted.
Back to School Rules
New rules for students and teachers when the new school term starts in September.
Mission to get Brits flying this month
Latest news regarding the "Air Bridges" for British tourists.
European tourist hotspots hope to lure Britons despite quarantine
Southern European holiday resorts fear disastrous season.
All you need to know about the weather in Majorca
There was rainfall and storms in the north of Majorca. Temperatures in the mid 20's.
Resident permit rush
As the Brexit deadline looms, make sure your paperwork is in order asap!
It’s not the flag that matters
The town hall reckons that the Q Quality system “corresponds more” with its objectives and its system of beach management.
Notes from the classroom
This year of course has been so different, making the need for summer activities probably greater than ever.
Food For Thought
For best pestos use the mortar
There is nothing mysterious about pesto: it’s an easy sauce to make.
Attracting the attention of that waiter; plus, when is it okay to rain?
Today, with your help, I will be undergoing some research as to what British people do or say...
The Restaurant Review
These dishes were a big anti-climax
This place specialises in tapas and we got the meal off to what should have been a sure-fire guaranteed start by ordering two tortillas.
The bar is world heritage
Among the contributions of bars to Spain's history, so the website tells us, is that the Spanish Constitution was drafted by debating it in a bar.