News of the day 11 December 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There are no cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Detention of German extremist in Mallorca

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Mallorca and Germany's far right

Individuals from the Reichsbürger movement have been on the island.

Andrew Ede

Rafael Nadal and Mery Perelló

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Baptism this month for baby Nadal?

Rafa Nadal's schedule in Australia starts with a team tournament from December 29.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Car that was totally inundated after a burst water pipe in Marratxi, Mallorca

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Inside a car that was under water after burst pipe in Marratxi

The water pipe is the responsibility of Emaya, the Palma municipal services agency.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

No-dogs sign in Mallorca

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Compensation for sacked worker whose dog stayed with her in luxury villa

The employee had been given a bonus of a one-night stay in a villa.

Andrew Ede

Gesa building in Palma, Mallorca

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When will Palma's Gesa building be restored?

There was an agreement in January 2021 regarding use, but that's as far as it goes.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle
Christmas preparations in the Soller valley.


All Things Soller: December dawns...

Santa's helpers fly the Valley on Christmas Eve on their microlight machines.

Shirley Roberts

Holiday / Airport
EasyJet plane at Palma Airport, Mallorca


Handling companies vying for contracts of 300 million euros at Balearic airports

There are seven operating licences - three in Palma and two in both Mahon and Ibiza.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Island life / Living
Christmas decorations on the sheets with notes


Christmas is Around the Corner

"Let us give a daily time to self-reflection and self-examination before God, allowing him to speak into our minds those things about which we are ashamed, those things we regret, and those things that cause us remorse."

Revd. Ishaneus Gusha

Food and drink / Food and drink

Food and drink

Cauliflower Cheese… simple & delicious!

Cauliflower smells very unpleasant if overcooked, so brief cooking is essential and also preserves crispness, colour, and reduces the loss of nutrients...

Marc Fosh

Food and drink

Eating Out in Mallorca: Dmenu, Sindicato

The shorter version of their weekly changing menu includes a choice between two starters, two mains and two deserts plus water, while the longer menu is made up of two starters, two mains and one desert.

Mia Naprta

Edition of 9 December 2022