News of the day 3 October 2020
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Cala Font de sa Cala, Majorca.

Weather

Good Morning from Majorca

It's a lovely sunny day in Majorca with strong winds in some places. To view the weather across the island in real time from our webcams, click here.

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Storm Alex arrives in Andratx.

Weather

Storm Alex battered Majorca

112 Emergency Services dealt with 30 Storm Alex related incidents in the Balearic Islands.

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Christmas Lights in Palma.

Culture

Christmas Lights 2020

Workers will start installing the Christmas lights in Palma from this Friday.

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80% drop in foreign visitors.

Economy

Visitor spending plummeted in 2020

Tourist spending dropped by 85.7% in the first 8 months of the year compared to 2019.

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Jesús Calleja & Dr Fernando Simón filming 'Planeta Calleja' in Majorca.

Health

Dr Fernando Simón reveals all on tv show

"It’s difficult to see another general confinement like the one in March..."

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Albufera fire, Mallorca

Majorca

Numbers and more numbers: the week in Majorca

Unemployment up, tourists and jellyfish disappearing, and partial lockdowns.

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Palma Cemetery, Majorca.

Health

Tots Sants restrictions in Majorca

Different circuits will be set up to enter and exit cemeteries on the feast of Tots Sants.

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Son Espases Hospital, Palma, Mallorca

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Saturday

The number of patients in hospital in Majorca has come down again.

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News / Comment

Viewpoint

Being Proactive

Other regions are providing voucher incentives for their domestic markets, but the Balearics haven't come up with any notable initiatives.

Andrew Ede

Viewpoint

Branson is Back

“I do sincerely hope that Branson’s hotel project will be a success...”

Jason Moore

Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Joe Biden campaigns in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Viewpoint

Person of the week, boos and cheers

Find out who the Bulletin's Person of the Week was, who was nominated for Three Cheers and A Big Boo.

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Holiday / Lifestyle
Michael Dellar

The Potting Shed

Aquaponics: interview with Michael Dellar

Find out about Aquaponics, Loofa, top tips of the week and how to make homemade fertilizer.

Caroline Fuller

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Gastronomy

Top rice dish from our friends at Arrocería El Puente

Don't know what to cook this weekend? Here is a delicious rice dish.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Edition of 3 October 2020
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