News of the day 17 April 2019
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Echo & The Bunnymen playing Pollensa

Echo & The Bunnymen will be at the Sant Domingo Cloister in July.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


British tourist slashed in Magalluf in stable condition

Sidney C. maintained in court that it was an accident; they had been drinking heavily.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


New campaign against Playa de Palma tourist excesses

Businesses are driving the campaign to emphasise quality and stamp out poor behaviour.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday rentals

"We’ve been scammed out of 5,000 pounds ..."

"Time began to tick away and I started to fear the worst. We had been scammed."

Humphrey Carter

Holiday rentals

Bogus website facing a fine of up to 40,000 euros

The website which was responsible for the holiday rental fraud is based in Palma.

Humphrey Carter


Cathedral reviewing emergency procedures

The last fire at the Cathedral was in 1913; the structure was unaffected.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Drug controls for Sa Pobla schools

A sniffer dog is being used to check on drugs being taken into schools.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


"If Britain is going to leave, it has to be a clean break ..."

In an interview with the Bulletin, Norway's prime minister offers her thoughts about Brexit and the tourist tax.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 17 April 2019