News of the day 6 December 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There is one ship scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

National Police in Palma, Mallorca

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Ex-Ukrainian professional cyclist arrested in Mallorca

Yevhen Bolibrukh is wanted in Ukraine for drugs offences.

Andrew Ede

Bus driver who was beaten up in Mallorca

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Bus driver beaten up in Consell

The UGT union has condemned the "brutal assault".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Drive to reduce traffic and ease fuel bills.

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A year of free public transport in Mallorca

Plane is help ease people's fuel bills and encourage drivers to use vehicles less.

Humphrey Carter

The former sovereign abdicated in 2014.

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Former Spanish king wins bid to block part of UK harassment case

The 84-year-old ex-monarch faces a lawsuit from his ex-lover Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn

Judge Manuel Penalva (centre) and anti-corruption prosecutor Miguel Ángel Subirán (right) in Palma, Mallorca

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160 years now demanded for judge and prosecutor in BCM owner case

These sentence demands relate to the 'caso ORA' that had to do with the contract for the parking zones in Palma.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Glen Matlock, bassist and founder of the Sex Pistols.


“Scrap the monarchy and have President Johnson... then there would be a revolution!”

“To be honest, I think Charles will do all right. I’d give him about eight years on the throne. He’s had plenty of time to get ready and think about what he’s going to do as king and he’s got some very interesting ideas, some of which will clash with the current government’s line on certain issues, so good luck to him."

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
People on the streets in Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Tourists flock to Palma for the Constitution holiday

Meanwhile, island residents are taking breaks in Germany and on cruises.

Andrew Ede

More post-Brexit complications for British tourists looming.


Britons being warned of fake EU travel visa scams

The ETIAS will apply to every UK and other visa-free passport holder entering the Schengen Zone as a tourist.

Humphrey Carter

All quiet on the Magalluf front.


Mallorca’s ghost town Magalluf

Long winter ahead before resort springs back to life.

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Temperatures
Edition of 2 December 2022