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Mallorca residents call for cruise ship limit of one a day in Palma

More than 10,000 people have signed a petition calling for a limit of one cruise ship a day docking in Palma de Mallorca.  About 500 giant cruise ships dock in the city on the south coast of the popular holiday destination of Mallorca each year, disgorging 2 million passengers.  The manifesto calling for curbs on the ships, which has already been signed by more than 30 organisations and 11,000 islanders, will be presented at a conference in Palma on Friday. It calls for a limit of one cruise ship with a maximum of 4,000 passengers disembarking on any given day.  Read more.....



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