Even the Moors and Christians battle failed to arouse great enthusiasm. | LAURA BECERRA
At the start of the 1970s, a “pregón” opening address was introduced to Pollensa’s La Patrona fiestas. The first was delivered by Miquel Bota Totxo, poet and a man so closely linked to Pollensa’s culture that he could have been dubbed Sr. Cultura. The pregón was a great success, which was what Pollensa town hall had hoped it would be. The fiestas were in the doldrums.