Etiqueta 'Winter flights'
Masks still obligatory indoors in Mallorca

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Restrictions gone, restrictions stay: the week in Mallorca

Restrictions had not gone away; the sixth wave may or may not be approaching; and there was discontent about something that's at least five years away.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/10/2021 09:03

Palma airport


More winter flights into the UK this year

Norwegian announced its winter flight programme and it is going to include Gatwick, from where it operates low cost trans Atlantic flights to the United States.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/07/2018 00:00

Ryanair will not be operating the winter service from Edinburgh to Palma.


No direct flights from Scotland next winter

Passengers from northern England look set to face problems as well; Monarch has scrapped its Manchester service.

Humphrey Carter16/03/2017 00:00

More seats on planes to Majorca this winter; well over half of them for the domestic market.


Winter flight seat availability to rise by 5%

More seats on planes available this winter; just over seven per cent of them for the UK.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/10/2016 00:00

Scotland winter flights


Scotland winter flights

Ryanair has announced this afternoon that they will be flying twice a week from Edinburgh to Palma during the winter months (October to March).

Jason Moore23/02/2016 00:00

Scottish minister for Infrastructure, Keith Brown.

Winter flights

Bulletin to quiz Scottish minister for infrastructure over lack of winter flights

The Bulletin, on behalf of its readers, has been pushing and campaigning for more direct winter flights from the UK as  a whole for the past three years.

Humphrey Carter20/02/2016 00:00

Leading local politicians and the French Consul stand for a minute's silence.

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Terrorism and tax: the past week in the Bulletin

Terror in a nearby land, a tax with a new name and a world-renowned chef. These were just some of the subjects and themes of the past week.

Monitor22/11/2015 00:00

More winter joy for Majorca

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More winter joy for Majorca

Flight connections between the UK and Palma are going to be greatly improved this winter with Jet2 leading from the front.

Humphrey Carter18/11/2015 00:00


Winter blues

"If expats travelled more, then there would be more winter flights..."

Jason Moore09/11/2015 00:00

Joana Maria Adrover, José Hila, Javier Vich and Pedro Homar at the fair yesterday.


UK tour operators pledge to market Palma in the low season

Tour operators and airlines were all receptive and recognised that Palma represents a “good product” for becoming a first-rate city-break destination.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/11/2015 00:00

Mayor Rodríguez, tourism councillor García, special projects director Joan Mesquida - Calvia met with ABTA and the director of Spain's tourism office in London.

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Magalluf, flights and tourist tax: the week in The Bulletin

Inevitably, that tax continued its dominance of the news pages last week, while Calvia was unavoidable.

Monitor25/10/2015 00:00

Jet2 will be bringing thousands of British winter tourists to Majorca.

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At last: winter tourism starts to take off again

British travel group introduces new low-season flights from Britain airports.

Jason Moore15/10/2015 00:00

Mikael Landström (right) with the president of the Balearic tennis federation, Toni Ferragut, the president of Palma's sports institute, Susanna Moll, and Majorca's Carlos Moya.

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All-inclusive alcohol and tennis legends: the week in the Bulletin

Veteran tennis stars, veteran film director and what might be described as veteran Bulletin topics, they were all to the fore over the past week.

Monitor11/10/2015 00:00

Alvaro Middelmann, Maria Jose Hidalgo, Jose Hila and Joana Maria Adrover at yesterday’s meeting.


Mayor of Palma wants more winter flights

The Bulletin has been campaigning for two years for more winter flight connections to and from the UK...

Humphrey Carter05/10/2015 00:00

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

"Myself as president of the community of Edenroc situated on the north side of Santa Ponsa Bay and many other residents have been complaining to Calvia as the local authority responsible over the past ten years about the deterioration of Santa Ponsa."

07/09/2015 00:00

Lack of flights hitting rural tourism.

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Rural tourism hard hit by lack of winter flights

“If the number of flights increased and the demand grew, then the island would have the accommodation available to tackle seasonality.”

Humphrey Carter04/08/2015 00:00

Government plans greater competition for Majorca's winter flights

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Government plans greater competition for Majorca's winter flights

Aim to turn around situation as exists at present, namely that from late October to late March, when airlines’ winter schedules are in operation.

Andrew Ede03/08/2015 00:00

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Cracking winter flights

Yesterday, the Balearic government announced its intention to set to work on opening up more winter air routes between the Balearics and the principal European tourism markets.

Humphrey Carter03/08/2015 00:00