News of the day 10 August 2019
News / Latest headlines
Water shortage in the Balearics


Water reserves down to 51%

In Majorca, there was a fall from 55% to 51%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Illegal immigrants in Majorca


Twenty-five more illegal immigrants

Another boat comes to the Balearic shores in less than two days.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Spanish Royals and their daughters

Royal Family

Royal Family's holidays are over

The family arrived in Majorca on Wednesday last week.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather in Majorca

Latest headlines

The weather in Majorca

Another hot and humid day. Tomorrow expect temperatures to reach over 37º cenitgrade so precautions need to be taken to stay cool.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fresh produce


What's On today

Today we have three cruise ships coming into Palma's port and tomorrow one. Complete list of the weekly markets to visit across the island and films in English.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Calvia's beaches


Calvia has invested in measures to prevent spills

Action has also been taken to protect bathing water.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Guardia Civil on the yacht


Stolen luxury yacht recovered in Turkey

A yacht worth 3.5 million euros was stolen from Palma in April.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Francesca Fox.


"I tell kids to simply feel good about themselves"

Interview with former British Olympic gymnast Francesca Fox, who now runs a medal-winning gymnastics school in Majorca.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


Stop illegal street traders

Last week, Barcelona council launched a massive police operation, why can’t Palma?

Humphrey Carter

Running in Greece


My column

Anna Nicholas’s latest Majorca title is A Chorus of Cockerels. Her first crime novel, The Devil’s Horn, will be published October 10. Follow her at

Anna Nicholas

Holiday / Lifestyle
Summer fiestas


This weekend's fiestas and events

Tonight don't miss Love the 90's music festival at Son Fusteret in Palma. In the north of the island this evening is the Pollensa Music Festival with the Camerata de la Royal Concertgebouw.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Butterflies in Majorca


Life is like a butterfly!

Many species make use of camouflage and mimicry to evade predators.

Neville James-Davis

Cavallet Cotoners in Llucmajor.


Fiestas and events on Sunday

Dance of the Cavallet Cotoners in Llucmajor; the crazy straw battle of Sencelles; demon correfocs in Palmanova and Selva.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
Rogers Cup tennis tournament in Montreal


Nadal rallies past Fognini Into Montreal Semis

The Majorcan is pursuing his fifth ATP Masters 1000 Canada title.


Edition of 10 August 2019