News of the day 16 July 2019
News / Latest headlines


Almost all turtles are affected by plastic

For a turtle that has ingested plastic, the recovery time is normally up to two weeks.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Beach warning


Residents demanding an end to Palma beach contamination

Businesses as well as residents are demanding solutions, "not just words".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter



Good morning to you!

Temperatures around the 30ºC and a mix of sun and clouds.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The intention had been that bullfighting would be no more in Majorca.

Animal welfare

Bullfighting set to return to Palma

Bullfighting had effectively been prohibited, until the Constitutional Court intervened.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Graffiti on a wall


“Tourists kill the city" graffiti springing up in Palma

The police are still investigating a wave of similar incidents dating back to last summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Spain politics


Spain PM's talk of breakdown raises concern of repeat election

Repeat election possible in autumn if no deal.

Belén Carreño

Ryanair aircraft


Havoc on a flight from Scotland to Ibiza

More than 30 passengers were involved.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Sunday shopping

All shops in the designated Sunday shopping area should open on a Sunday.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle
Summer fruit drinks

Food and drink

Refreshingly smooth

It’s time to dust off the juicer and get inspired by all those delicious summer fruits that are in season right now!

Marc Fosh

Scene from the film The Lion King


The Lion King is coming to Palma

The long-awaited film of the summer will be screened in English this coming Friday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Taking care of your garden in the summer


Gardening in Majorca

Unfortunately the summer brings all sorts of undesirables into our gardens.

Dorothy Loeffler

Sport / Other Sports


Two hundred take part in Palma aquathlon

Miguel Ángel Fidalgo of Xtrm Calvia won the twelve kilometre trial for men in a time of 1:01:58.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 16 July 2019