News of the day 24 December 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There is just one cruise ship visiting Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Tolo Sbert, the former CEO of the Cursach Group in Mallorca

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BCM owner's right-hand man: "I was on the point of suicide"

Although huge sentences have been demanded for the original judge and prosecutor, Tolo Sbert doesn't want to see them imprisoned.

Andrew Ede

Dead shark in Mallorca

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Shark scare in Mallorca

Fishermen's nets were attacked by a group of sharks on Friday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Bronze eagle at the Italian mausoleum in Palma, Mallorca

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450 euros a year for Italian fascist mausoleum in Palma

The mausoleum honours Italian 'martyrs' of the Spanish Civil War.

Andrew Ede

King Felipe, Christmas Eve message

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King Felipe calls for "responsibility" and a "strengthening of our institutions"

"A Spain that seeks serenity, peace, tranquillity; a responsible, creative, vital and supportive Spain."

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Holiday / Lifestyle


‘Tis the Season

I’ve been reindeer ready since mid November.

Peter Clover

Holiday / Hotels
Ikos Porto Petro in Santanyi, Mallorca


Six new luxury hotels to open (or reopen) in the Balearics in 2023

Somewhat optimistic in believing that the Hotel Formentor will reopen next year.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Airport
Passengers at the Iberia desk at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca


Christmas flight cancellations at Palma Airport

Air Nostrum has cancelled a further 211 flights.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Highs in the Balearics on December 24, 2022


Christmas Day weather in Mallorca

Getting towards a high of 25C on Christmas Eve; could well be repeated on Christmas Day.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Living


From the Feeding Trough of Animals comes out the Salvation of Humankind

History always reminds us that we cannot live in a world free from problems and we are not in total control of our destiny.

Revd. Ishaneus Gusha

Food and drink / Food and drink

Food and drink

My Spanish Christmas

Cooking at home should be fun, and if we could all learn to enjoy the time we spend in our kitchens, the end results would far more rewarding.

Marc Fosh

Edition of 23 December 2022