News of the day 28 May 2021
News / Latest headlines
Airlander Luxury Cabin Interior


Up, Up and away on an Airship from Mallorca!

“This is not a luxury product, it’s a practical solution to the challenges posed by the climate crisis..”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Toni Mir, next Mayor of Andratx.

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A Socialist Mayor for Andratx

It’s nearly 15 years since a socialist has been in office in Andratx.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Illegal tip in Palma Mallorca

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Guardia Civil operation at illegal Palma dump

The Guardia Civil have been investigating the burning of tyres and other incidents.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

National Police in sa Teulera, Palma.

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Palma robbery suspect arrested

The property owner reported the alleged robbery to the National Police and an investigation was launched.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Riu Festival Hotel in Playa de Palma, Mallorca

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Riu to buy TUI's stake in nineteen hotels

Riu and TUI have a long-standing strategic and commercial relationship.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Patient receiving treatment in hospital.

Coronavirus news

Thrombosis cases confirmed in Mallorca

Under 60s who’ve already been vaccinated with AstraZeneca can choose which second jab they want by logging on to the BIT-Cita website after 15:00 today.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Most international air travel remains depressed almost 18 months into the pandemic

Majorca tourism

IATA boss blames governments for prolonging travel crisis

Many countries on Britain's "amber list" for medium-risk travel have very, very low transmission rates, said Walsh.


Testing in Mallorca

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Friday

Twenty-nine new cases; a notable fall in the number of Mallorca's hospital patients.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Manacor Hospital, Mallorca - Covid-free

Coronavirus news

Manacor Hospital - Covid-free

No Covid patients at the hospital for more than a week.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
"Why the Balearics have always been off the vaccination pace?"


Viewpoint: Being straight with Covid

"Why the Balearics have always been off the vaccination pace?"

Andrew Ede

I have never found it a problem to enjoy some (if not all!) of the music of today


Frank Talking: Don't stop the music

Our columnist Frank Leavers talks about how musical preferences change through the ages.

Frank Leavers

“A greay day for British expat voting rights; at last an injustice has been righted...”


Viewpoint: Voting rights

“A greay day for British expat voting rights; at last an injustice has been righted...”

Jason Moore

President of the Council of Majorca Catalina Cladera,and Insular Tourism Councillor, Andreu Serra.Andreu Serra presenting the project.


The Blog: Rejoice! It’s Mallorca

‘Guadeix l’illa’ is the title of the Council’s tourism promotion initiative that is aimed at island residents.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle
Iñaki Guardiola.


A life on wheels in Mallorca..

“Everything was fine until quarantine began and I lost my job.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Rafael Nadal statue at Roland Garros stadium, Paris.


Rafa Nadal honoured in Paris

Rafa Nadal is nicknamed the ‘King of Clay’ and the Mallorcan has won 13 Roland Garros trophies in Paris.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Blackbeards in Magalluf


Where to eat out in Mallorca this weekend!

Bars and restaurants are now open until 23.00 daily without closing during the day or on the weekends. Interiors open until 18.00 only.

Laura Stadler

The ship “La Goëlette”


Save the med: Visitors defied the rain and the wind to visits 7th continents expedition ship

We’d like to thank everyone who defied the bad weather to join us onboard and learn about marine conservation.

save the med

What's on / Films
Disney's Cruella | Official Trailer


Films in English for Friday 28 to Thursday June 3

This week we have the new release Cruella showing at Ocimax in Palma and at Festival Park in Marratxi.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news
Platja es Carregador, Palmanova.

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for May 29

Whatever you're off to the beach or meeting friends for lunch, check the weather before you leave home, by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools
William Shakespeare would have been very impressed!


Shakespeare at Queen's

The Year 5 children at Queen’s College have been learning about life in the Tudor times.

Queen's College

Edition of 28 May 2021