News of the day 12 December 2023
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Algaida, Mallorca

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Housing planning in Mallorca "in a mess"

The decree for limited-price housing just adds to the excess of legislation.

Andrew Ede

Police cars in Palma, Mallorca

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Palma police cars off the road - problems with the sirens

The previous town hall administration is being blamed.

Andrew Ede

Campaigners will keep up the pressure on Spain and France to resolve the 90-day problem.

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Motion to solve 90-day rule problem receives support of 25 percent of French MPs, pressure still on Spain

‘180 Days in Spain’ advocates for part year residents and asks politicians to find a solution to the 90-in-180 day problem that British people have come up against since Brexit.

Humphrey Carter

The North American market is growing in Mallorca and across Spain.

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United States drives luxury tourism boom in Mallorca

North and South America are the new emerging markets along with Brazil and Mexico.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
Mancor de la Vall mushroom fair


Mallorca crafts, customs and culture

Esclata-Sangs are a mushroom with a romantic legend attached to their very expensive stalks.

Peter Clover

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, December 12

New moons are like monthly reset buttons that provide us with a chance to initiate a new plan

Holiday / Travelling
Costa Smeralda cruise ship


Find out which ships are in port today

The Costa Smeralda is visiting the Port of Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Warm temperatures in Mallorca in December

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Tuesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Tuesday, 12 December.

Andrew Ede

Splashing around in Mallorca today, December 12.

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Spain sees record December temperatures

Spaniards' hopes of a "white" Christmas are waning after a summer with four heatwaves amidst the hottest year on record.

Marco Trujillo

Paperwork / Paperwork


The UK Autumn Budget

Legislation proposed in the Autumn Finance Bill 2023 eliminates the Lifetime Allowance and introduces three new allowances to start from April 2024.

Cathal Rochford, Partner, Blevins Franks

Sport / Other Sports
Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz will be facing off on Netflix.

Other Sports

Netflix to livestream Nadal-Alcaraz face-off in March

Nadal’s return to the ATP Tour is drawing ever nearer.

Jaspreet Singh

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