News of the day 4 October 2020
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Didac Costa

Nautical

Round-the-world yachtsman participating in Balearic Yacht Show

Didac Costa, taking part in the Vendée Globe, will also be participating in the virtual nautical fair.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma, Majorca.

Weather

Good Morning from Majorca

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

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Closed shop in Palma, Mallorca

Retailing

Retail hit by fall in demand and lack of tourists

Sales performance in the Balearics has been much worse than the national average.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Plan for Puerto Alcudia, Mallorca

Infrastructure

Puerto Alcudia remodelling work to start on Monday

The ports authority's original plan was challenged in court by the town hall.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Eurowings plane at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport

Air travel

Airport passenger numbers set to decrease by 70% this winter

Some two million seats are currently programmed for the winter season.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Sunday

The positive test rate has gone back up over five per cent.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Flu vaccination in Mallorca

Health

Earlier flu vaccination in the Balearics

Flu jabs will be available later this month. The campaign normally starts in November.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Viewpoint

President Trump

"Some of the messages I have read on social media are offensive and bordering on just plan nasty..."

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle
Pomegranate tree

Gardening in Majorca

A busy month in October

Find out what trees can get planted this month plus what vegetables you can get ready to harvest.

Dorothy Loeffler

Cooper

Pet - Bulletin (Fur, Feathers and more)

Cooper reviews Alcanada Beach

Big thank you to every one sending in pictures and stories, keep them coming, each and every one will feature in the coming weeks..

Caroline Fuller

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Save The Med

Documenting the spectacular wildlife in a Balearic Marine Protected Area (MPA)

We encourage you to get to know the Natural Parks and Marine Protected Areas nearby our homes.

Save The Med

Apple cupcakes with cinnamon topping.

Food & Fosh

Eat the seasons...with an apple a day!

Apples are essential ingredients that liven up so many recipes and they combine so well with so many other flavours.

Marc Fosh

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Majorca Mallorca

Perfect Pollensa

Where else would you suggest we try to have a staycation in Majorca?

Vicki McLeod

Edition of 4 October 2020
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