News of the day 20 July 2020
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Escorca, Majorca.


Good Morning from Majorca

It's a hot and sunny Monday in Majorca with moderate winds in some places.

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Catherine Zeta Jones in Majorca.


Hollywood Actors back in Majorca

Actors Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones are back in Majorca.

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Passengers arriving at Maó Airport.


Government says no to quarantine recommendations

The Government has announced that an extra 250 people will be employed and trained as trackers, taking the total to 400.

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Fines for not wearing a face mask will be issued from Monday.


Don't leave home without your mask!

Fines for not wearing a mask will range from €25-€100.

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Son Gotleu Police Station, Palma.


Shortages are causing major problems for Police

Palma City Council allegedly owes the Police Officers money for overtime they worked last year.

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Drop in property prices & rentals forecast in 2020.


Property prices and rents forecast to drop

House prices in the Balearic Islands were more expensive than the rest of Spain last year.

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Parc de ses Estacions, Palma.


Hungry and homeless in the city

There are 6 homeless settlements in Palma.

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Es Trenc-Salobrar Natural Park, Majorca.


Car park improvements at Es Trenc-Salobrar Natural Park

Amendments to the law governing Es Trenc-Salobrar Natural Park include changing the entrances and exits to public and private car parks.

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Mondragó Nature Reserve, Majorca.


New limitations on boat trips to Mondragó Natural Park

Tourist boats will only be allowed to carry a maximum of 60 people.

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Passengers arriving at Palma Airport.


Stricter airport controls for domestic passengers?

The Balearic Government wants to be able to carry out health controls on domestic flights.

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EU leaders summit in Brussels


EU leaders show first signs of compromise on stimulus plan

Divided and slow to respond at the start of the coronavirus outbreak in Europe, EU leaders believe they now have a chance to redeem themselves.


Patricia Guasp, Cs Deputy Spokesperson.


Ciudadanos call for more controls at Ports & Airports

The Ciudadanos claim President Armengol's lack of foresight and imporvisation is generating confusion, insecurity and uncertainty.

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Carrer Punta Balena, Magalluf.


Magalluf & Playa de Palma take on the Government

Abone & Acotur say closing 3 streets in Magalluf and 2 in Playa de Palma is not the solution.

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Sanctions issued for non-compliance in the Balearic Islands.


70 citations for non-compliance

41 establishments were cited in Majorca, including some in Playa de Palma.

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26 new coronavirus infections in the Balearic Islands.


Find out the latest Covid-19 figures

26 new coronavirus infections confirmed in the Balearic Islands on Monday.

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Three addresses were raided in Pollensa and Puerto Pollensa.


Eight arrests in Pollensa anti-drugs operation

There was a previous Guardia Civil operation in Puerto Pollensa last month.

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Holiday / Lifestyle
A church

Humans of Mallorca

The end of an era for some humans of Mallorca

The individual stories are heart-breaking as families we love head for different shores. The Humans of Majorca who are vitally important now are those with a road map for the future.

Shirley Roberts


Gardening Tips

Gardening In Majorca

The winter vegetable garden can be planted up now, carrots, beetroots, celery, leeks turnips and radishese are a few.

Dorothy Loeffler


Food and Fosh

Easy Salad Dressing

At first glance, making vinaigrettes could not be simpler: just a swirl of oil, a dash of vinegar, seasoning, and perhaps some mustard and herbs.

Marc Fosh

Sport / Other Sports
La Liga Santander


Messi breaks top scorer record after Barca's 5-0 final day win

"Today we saw something else" Messi added.


Edition of 19 July 2020