News of the day 1 March 2021
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Son Sant Joan Airport, Palma.

Latest headlines

German tourists don't need a negative PCR test for the Balearics

The United Kingdom has an incidence rate of 233.9 per 100,000 inhabitants; France has 418 and the Netherlands has 324.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

SOS Turismo poster.

Latest headlines

SOS Turismo launches new poster

More than 22,000 people joined the SOS Turismo initiative in the first three days after its launch.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca.

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Mallorca Weather Forecast for Monday

The weather is a bit mixed in Mallorca for Balearics Day, with sunshine in some places and fog in others. To find out what the weather's like in other parts of Mallorca, click here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Calle Ernest Mestre, Felanitx.

Latest headlines

Felanitx Tree Planting Project

"We are taking advantage of the comprehensive reforms being carried out in these streets to plant trees that will help to beautify the environment.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Digital passport control at Frankfurt airport

International

EU to propose vaccine passports in March in time for summer

Spain and Greece are pushing to unlock tourism this summer.

Reuters

Managing Director of JetsGo Holidays Daniel Reilly

Latest headlines

“We need a positive message from Spain on travel and Mallorca needs to watch its hotel pricing"

“Vaccine passports are not the answer this year. Apart from the fact they are still being talked about, they will take months to roll out...”

Humphrey Carter

Los Castellers de Mallorca.

Latest headlines

Castellers de Mallorca celebrate 25th Anniversary

"There are some members who’ve been with us since the beginning and practicing since they were 3 years old, but we also have people who are retirement age.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

bee in Es Vedrà Nature Reserve, Ibiza.

Latest headlines

New species of insects identified in Es Vedrà Nature Reserve in Ibiza

Various collection systems, such as direct capture and traps were used aid the counting campaign in Es Vedrà Nature Reserve.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Intensive care, Son Llàtzer Hospital, Mallorca

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Monday

There has been a slight increase in hospital admissions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Formentor, Mallorca.

Latest headlines

Formentor's Urban Planning Regulations to be reviewed

The Formentor Hotel was bought from the Barcelo Group for 185 million euros and will re-open in 2023 after extensive renovations.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourists on the beach on Mallorca

Majorca tourism

UK tourists will be back in Mallorca by the end of May

"After an uncertain and difficult year for everyone, people want nothing more than to get away and enjoy some much-need time in the sunshine."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Protest in Palma, Mallorca against bar and restaurant closures

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Hospitality sector protest passes off without incident

A demand was for all hospitality businesses to be able to reopen.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorcan piglets.

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Mallorcan lamb & piglet farmers priced out of the market

"Farmers have been in crisis for a long time and this situation will cause even more to remove animals and close their farms.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca coastline.

Latest headlines

Mallorca Weather Forecast for Tuesday

It's a cloudy day in Mallorca with moderate-strong winds and a high of 18 degrees. Check the forecast for the next few days. To find out what the weather's like in other parts of Mallorca, click here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Bars getting ready for the big reopening

Coronavirus news

Latest restrictions in Mallorca and how they affect you

Find out what has been eased from the lastest Covid-19 restrictions which take effect on Tuesday March 2 after Mallorca was downgraded from Level 4 to Level 3.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Vaccination in Spain

Coronavirus news

Government promising audit of vaccination process

The call for a parliamentary commission to consider the vaccination process is unlikely to now get sufficient support.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Intensive care, Mallorca

Coronavirus news

Number of Covid deaths in February joint second highest

The same number of deaths as January, but February is of course a shorter month.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Happy ending

It was a question of Adios Virgin Town and Adios Mallorca. A major blow.

Jason Moore

State of Tiger Wood's car crash last week

Comment

My Column

Columnist Donald Trelford talks about Tiger Woods terrible car crash last week.

Donald Trelford

Holiday / Lifestyle
Mallorca International School logo

Lifestyle

Mallorca International School is now hiring!

We are looking for a Year 3 teacher to join this exciting and rapidly growing school next term.

Mallorca International School

Beef Wellington recipe

Lifestyle

Waterloo, Promise to love you for ever more…

Marc Fosh: "I prefer making my own pastry, but frozen puff pastry is perfectly acceptable and far easier to work with that any pastry you can make yourself."

Marc Fosh

Placeholder-preview

Lifestyle

Welcome back to terrace dining!

Check out these fantastic restaurants and treat yourself to lunch with a view!

Laura Stadler

Vicki ready for adventures

Lifestyle

Letting Myself Go

Vicki McLeod: "The plan is to do all of these and tell you lot about them as well. What do you think?"

Vicki McLeod

What's on / Films
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Films

Films in English in Palma February 26 to March 4

Are you a Harry Potter fan? Or do you like action pact films with Denzel Washington? Take a look what is showing on the big screen this week.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Summary match video between Logroñes and Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca's unbeaten away run continues after 0-1 win

It’s exactly a year ago today since spectators were allowed into the Son Moix.

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
Summary match between Barcelona-Sevilla on Saturday

Football

Talking points from the weekend in Spanish football

Find out how some of the Spanish teams did on Sunday and watch the summary video between Barcelona and Sevilla.

Reuters

Former FC Barcelona's President Josep Maria Bartomeu arrested

Football

Former Barca president Bartomeu arrested after club offices raided - media

The club's members will vote to elect a new president in next Sunday's election.

Reuters

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