News of the day 2 January 2020
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LITTLE WOMEN - Official Trailer (HD)

What's On

Where to go and what to see

Cruise ships in port, markets to visit and films to see in English.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Breakaway from Spain


1,500 people call for independence referendum for the Balearics

The demonstration was peaceful and there were no incidents.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Planes at Palma airport


No to airport expansion

During the Summer months the dual-runway airport handles as many movements as London–Gatwick.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather in Majorca


Good morning from Majorca

It’s partly sunny, partly cloudy in Palma today.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Johann Strauss - Gran Concierto de Año Nuevo

What's On

What's on in Majorca on Thursday / Friday

New Year's concert in Manacor and the Strauss Festival Orchestra in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The pigeons gathering on the roof


Pigeon invasion in the heart of Alcúdia's historic quarter

The pigeons “are not a serious problem for the rest of the old town because they are only nesting in one particular street.”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The watchtower at Cala Figuera


Cala Figuera watchtower under threat

The tower is now at the mercy of the elements.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Encarnación Crespí and her family cleaning up after the fire


Family of 8 rescued from a fire in Palma

“My little brother saved us from the fire, we were all sleeping.”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

First swim of 2020


First swim of the New Year 2020

The sun was shining but the water was ice cold.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment



“1,500 people march through Palma calling for independence...”

Jason Moore

Frank Confidential

A pensioner bus pass, visiting my local co-op and a beautiful cathedral

With this one of my girlfriends walked past and I exclaimed boldly - “He’s just nicked a bottle of Chardonnay.”

Frank Leavers

Sport / Other Sports
Rafa Nadal at his Academy in Manacor


Nadal set to kick-off new tennis summer

Britain's Andy Murray and Japan's Kei Nishikori are other notable absentees due to injury.


Edition of 2 January 2020