News of the day 13 August 2019
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Es Trenc beach in Majorca


GOB claim Es Trenc waste removal was unauthorised

The town hall says that environment agencies were supervising the removal.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Bars in Magalluf.


Magalluf bars inspected for staff without contracts

Inspectors looking for those without a contract and working black.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Pit Bull returned


One of two stolen pit bulls is released

It is feared that the dogs were stolen for fights.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Latest headlines

Today's weather in Majorca

Slightly cloudy today with lower temperatures.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weekly markets in Majorca


What's On today

There are three cruise ships in Palma's port today. Listing of today's and tomorrow's weekly markets and complete guide of Films in English currently showing in Palma and Marratxi.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Obama holiday in Majorca


Michelle returning this month to Majorca

This will be her fourth visit to the island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Ellie McCarthy in competition.


International dressage rider visits Santa Ponsa

International dressage rider Ellie McCarthy enjoys Majorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Balearic Islands Classics regatta


Griff Rhys Jones takes part in Classics regatta starting in Palma on Wednesday

Some forty boats expected at 25th Balearic Islands Classics regatta.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fire plane


Balearic Islands at risk of extreme fire

High alert for fire and high waves in the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Strike at Palma's passport control


Majorca's Palma airport passport strike is on

Expect chaos at the airport on Saturday August 24 at midnight.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Royal Family

Harry and Meghan in Ibiza

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex spent five days in Ibiza.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Simply the Best

Majorca might win the holiday battle thanks to its hotels.

Jason Moore


Letters to the Editor

A longterm resident responds to Humphrey Carter's Viewpoint.

Michael Everett

Holiday / Lifestyle
Fresh figs after being picked.


The return of the fig

“Higos frescos”, as they are known in Spain, are one of the oldest known fruits known to man.

Marc Fosh

The Charterhouse at Valldemossa


Piano In Nineteenth-Century Majorca

Chopin has created a piano link with the past that today manifests itself in not one but two festivals in his honour at the Charterhouse in Valldemossa.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 13 August 2019