News of the day 16 May 2021
News / Latest headlines
Part of Avenida Pedro Mas y Reus in Puerto Alcudia, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Alcudia's 'Dollar Street' needs euros and a strategic plan

A comprehensive plan for the Avenida Pedro Mas y Reus is urgently needed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourists arriving at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport in summer 2020


"Too early" to be lifting UK travel restrictions

Worries about the Indian variant leading Labour to question the lifting of travel restrictions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Dead sperm whale in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Dead whale off the Palma coast

The body of the whale was sighted around half twelve.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
A scene from the HBO Dramatisation of The Handmaids Tale


Anna Nicholas: My column

Anna Nicholas’s views on being muted by a new ‘woke’ belief system and how Brexit affects British businesses operating in the EU.

Anna Nicholas

Holiday / Lifestyle
Most are made with chickpeas or dried broad beans but also love a sweet potato version


Your weekend culinary delights: Falafels …a national icon?

Marc Fosh, the first and only British Chef to be awarded a Michelin Star in Spain, shows his own version of falafel recipe.

Marc Fosh

Chokladboll Day


Scandinavian Spotlight: “There is always a fiesta in Spain”

In this week's article: In Scandinavia we love fiestas and due to lack of fun traditions as we have in Mallorca, we have made a special day for most of the bakery goods we have on offer.

Jessika Ekman

the Prickly Pear


Gardening in Mallorca: Mediterranean plants

The ornamental garden need not only depend on annual flowers but an interesting collection of succulents and cacti can fill any corner.

Dorothy Loeffler

Sport / Real Mallorca
Real Mallorca players celebrate against Alcorcón

Real Mallorca

Almost there - Mallorca move closer to promotion

Three games to go and eight points ahead of third-placed Almeria.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
Rafael Nadal wins his tenth Italian Open


Tenth Italian Open for Rafa Nadal

Nadal came back from losing the second set heavily.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 16 May 2021