News of the day 7 May 2016
News / Latest headlines

Northern News Spotlight

"Chaos" of Puerto Pollensa beach services

The tender for the beach services hasn't yet been raised.

Andrew Ede

EU referendum

EU referendum could spark late rush on holidays, but supply is short

“A lot of hoteliers are running at high occupancy in places like the Balearics but prices have gone up and it is just pricing certain families out.”

Humphrey Carter


Balearics has lowest rate of obesity

The rate of obesity in the Balearics is under half that of some Spanish regions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Playa de Palma

Residents complain about free bars along Playa de Palma

Bars are competing for business by offering happy hours, free bar and a T-shirt for just 23 euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Six arrested in Son Banya drugs raids appear in court

The operation targeted two gangs, one specialising in cocaine and the other in heroin.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment



"Goldsmith was not the right man for the job and he failed ..."

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Your Views

Letters to the Editor

On the tourist tax and cruise passengers.

Sport / Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Mallorca away at lowly Albacete

A win would give Mallorca some breathing space and the probability of just one more win to guarantee participation in La Segunda next season.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 7 May 2016