News of the day 18 April 2021
News / Latest headlines
Guardia Civil emergency centre in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Arrested for repeatedly insulting the Guardia Civil

The man who has been arrested made 54 calls to the Guardia Civil's emergency number.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Goats on the Formentor peninsula in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Eliminating goats from forest areas is "a mistake"

"It is paradoxical that hunters want to conserve goats and environmentalists want to eliminate them."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourists arriving at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport in summer 2020

Majorca tourism

Covid certificate needs to be ready a month earlier

Mallorca's tourism industry is banking on the season getting under way from the start of June.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Three cheers for the Prince of Candour


My column: Donald Trelford

This memory prompts me to use his own words to describe the life he lived: “That was all right. Nothing wrong with that.”

Donald Trelford

What next in our post vaccinated world?


Anna Nicholas: My column

Anna Nicholas’s views on COVID-19 restrictions in the Uk and the most lucrative job anyone could have.

Anna Nicholas

Holiday / Lifestyle
Scallops with albariño, garlic & Parsley


Your weekend culinary delights: Coquilles St Jacques s’il vous plait

According to gastronomic critics, this deliciously meaty mollusc is the queen of the deep seas and from a cook’s point of view.

Marc Fosh

Preparing for Saint George's Day


Gardening in Mallorca: Preparing for Saint George's Day

When it comes to spraying pesticides, never, never do it in full sunshine or the heat of the day.

Dorothy Loeffler

Red Kite flying


Scandinavian spotlight: It’s a family affair for Mallorcan chick!

One day last June, he called me for help. He had been sitting in the finca having his pa amb oli lunch and a bird fell from the sky.

Jessika Ekman

Sport / Other Sports
Adam Peaty

Other Sports

Inside Sport: A team above all but above all a team

So he is a pretty good bet to become only the second man to win Olympic gold twice in a row in the 100m breaststroke.

James Parrack

Edition of 18 April 2021