News of the day 15 November 2023
News / Latest headlines
Buses at the Intermodal Station in Palma, Mallorca

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Balearics hopeful of free public transport in 2024

An agreement for free transport in the Canaries in 2024 has been reached.

Andrew Ede

Ex-Balearic tourism minister Iago Negueruela with President Prohens

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Mallorca hoteliers outraged by former tourism minister

The hoteliers have accused Iago Negueruela of calling them "exploiters".

Andrew Ede

Radical Catalan leader.

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He was once Spain's most wanted man but now he will have police bodyguards

"(Puigdemont) wields enormous power," he told reporters. "He's gone from having an arrest warrant for him to be handed over to the Spanish police to being escorted by the Spanish police."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Via Cintura in Palma, Mallorca

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Increased speed limit on Palma's Via Cintura from December 18

The speed limit was reduced from 120 km/h in February 2021.

Andrew Ede

Concert for the Saint Sebastian fiestas in Palma, Mallorca

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An extra day of partying for Palma's big January party

Sant Sebastià is a Saturday in 2024, so extra events are being scheduled.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Wednesday, November 15

Conversation and connection should also flow easily, making the day ideal for meetings or socialising

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Silas de Corrals in his second hand vinyl and recording studio, Got Blues Listen To Jazz in Palma.


Palma has amazed me

This week meet Silas de Corrals who has a small specialist second hand vinyl and recording studio, Got Blues Listen To Jazz in Palma.

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Travelling
The Silver Dawn is in the Port of Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There is just one cruise ship scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Holiday / Attractions
The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes (2023) Official Trailer


The Hunger Games return in English this weekend across Mallorca

English films in Mallorca theaters from Nov 17-23 include The Hunger Games, Black Friday, The Old Oak, The Marvels, and more. Special screening of The Lord of the Rings on Saturday. CineCiutat presents Scorseseason, starting Nov 23, showcasing six films in English.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Mallorca photographed from Andorra.

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Spectacular view of Mallorca from Andorra!

Barcelona is some 200 kilometres away from Mallorca.

Humphrey Carter

Get your thermals out next week in the Balearics.

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Cold snap heading for Mallorca

Maximum temperatures forecast to remain as high as 23ºC until Monday.

Humphrey Carter

Puerto Pollensa, Mallorca

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Thursday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Thursday, November 16.

Andrew Ede

Island life / Schools
Students at Queen’s College came to school in “denims” in support of Jean for Genes


Queen’s College news roundup

Spanish studies explore children's rights, noise pollution effects; primary students raise funds for ASDICA and Amiticia charities through creative activities.

Queen's College

Food and drink / Food and drink
Black truffle, sage and pecorino risotto

Food and drink

I've got truffle on my mind...

Sometimes known as the diamonds of the kitchen, truffles are among the world’s most elusive and rarest fungi and can take years to mature.

Marc Fosh

Edition of 10 November 2023