News of the day 16 June 2022
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The ferry "Ciudad de Granada" connects Palma with Minorca during the summer months

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Find out which ships are in port today

No cruise ships are scheduled in port however a French Navy ship is scheduled to come in.

Christina Buchet

The Son Puig estate in Mallorca is for sale

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Yours ... for 23 million euros

The Son Puig estate dates from the seventeenth century.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Restaurant terraces in Palma, Mallorca

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Ten Santa Catalina bars do not have terrace licences

Palma town hall is marking out terraces so that limits are clear.

Andrew Ede

The old power station in Alcudia, Mallorca

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Council of Mallorca looking at buying Alcudia's old power station

Endesa sold the power station to an investment fund in early May.

Andrew Ede

Two of a pickpocket gang going to court in Palma, Mallorca

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Pickpockets given 24 hours to leave Mallorca

Any who do not leave will be sent to prison.

Andrew Ede

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Birds suffer in Spain's heatwave

A team at a bird recovery centre in Madrid is treating scores of dehydrated and undernourished baby swifts that fell from their nests in building facades or roof cavities, after they tried to leave before they could properly fly.

Pride Week cancelled in Palma

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Pride Week cancelled in Palma

"Outrage over statement from one of the organisers..."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Spain's health minister, Carolina Darias

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Fourth Covid jab to be available for everyone in Spain

The suitability of a second booster jab for the entire population has been in doubt.

Andrew Ede

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Minorca: The island without police

"Union makes urgent appeal for more officers..."

Jason Moore

News / Comment
A beach parasol set on fire in Arenal, Mallorca

Comment

When tourist coexistence becomes impossible

Issues with tourist behaviour have long existed; even back in the 1930s.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Holiday / Travelling
Tourists arriving at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Reduction in tourists needed because of climate emergency

The climate emergency is said to have worsened since climate change legislation was approved three years ago.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Playa de Muro, Mallorca

Temperatures

Thursday's weather in Mallorca

Thursday and Friday currently forecast to have the peak temperatures.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools
Queen's College Jubilee Celebrations

Schools

Queen's College pupils celebrate the Platinum Jubille in style

On Friday 3rd June the children at Queen’s College celebrated Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee in style!

Queen's College

Sport / Real Mallorca
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