News of the day 11 June 2021
News / Latest headlines
1-year-old Anna & 6-year-old Olivia.


Tragedy in Tenerife

The body of 6-year-old Olivia was found on Thursday, 3 miles off the coast of Tenerife and 1,000 metres underwater.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Coronavirus news

Balearic Vaccination programme in overdrive

The Ministry of Health is confident that immunisation of the 35-39-year-olds is expected to start sooner than expected.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Government delegate in the Balearics, Aina Calvo

Latest headlines

Three hundred additional police for the summer

There is an 'Operacion Verano' of state security force reinforcement each summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

EU Travel

Majorca tourism

EU countries clear plan to ease cross-border tourism over summer

The system is designed also to apply to non-EU members of the open-border Schengen zone but not to former EU member Britain.


An ORA employee in Palma.

Latest headlines

Parking in Palma is about to get even worse!

A new Low Emission Zone is being created in Palma, where only residents and authorised vehicles will be allowed to park.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Map of water reserves in the Balearics

Latest headlines

Mallorca water reserves were 55% in May

May was wetter than usual, but there is a water deficit nevertheless.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Testing in Mallorca

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Friday

Twenty-nine of Mallorca's municipalities have had no new cases over the past seven days.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Magalluf has yet to open but the government is already giving it a hard time


Viewpoint: Get the Brits back first

Magalluf has yet to open but the government is already giving it a hard time.

Humphrey Carter

“I think it is time that U.S. Presidents stop being so rude towards Britain....”


Viewpoint: Manners

“I think it is time that U.S. Presidents stop being so rude towards Britain....”

Jason Moore

the latest half-cocked perception on life


Frank Talking: The times they are a Changing!

Is this fashionable ‘Woke’ attitude to life is becoming counter productive? Frank Leavers' thoughts

Frank Leavers

England cricket’s shame and hypocrisy


My column: Donald Trelford

Donald Trelford's thoughts on the unfair and disproportionate punishment of Olly Robinson.

Donald Trelford

Will the atmosphere be here for Euro 2020 delayed by a year?


The Blog: It’s coming home ...

Are you ready for the atmosphere of FIFA Euro 2020?

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle
Mallorca: UK's Green List

Majorca tourism

The week in tourism: The Green List - is it just all politics?

Will the UK grant separate green list treatment for Mallorca?

Andrew Ede

Hidden Plastics


Save the med: Join us for the opening of the exhibition “Hidden Plastics”

The event will take place on Wednesday, June 23rd, starting 18.00 on the Portitxol promenade in Palma.

Marilles foundation

Sant Elm & sa Dragonera, Mallorca.


Explore some of the hiking routes in Mallorca

There's tons of hiking routes all over Mallorca and some of them are much more difficult than others.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

A Ma Maison my favourite tuna crust cooked to perfection


Where to eat out on Mallorca this weekend!

Thinking of going out for a meal this weekend? Don't know where to go? Take a look at our restaurant guide!

Laura Stadler

What's on / Films
MULHOLLAND DRIVE - Official Trailer - From David Lynch and starring Naomi Watts


Films in English for Friday 11 to Thursday June 17

Fine out what the new releases are this week at the movies and see what is still showing on the big screen.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for June 12

Whether you're planning on shopping or going to the beach, check the weather before you leave home, by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools
The pupils had great fun getting together costumes


News from Queen’s College

The pupils had great fun getting together costumes - especially when they had to dress up as teachers!

Queen's College

Sport / Real Mallorca
Budimir signed for Osasuna

Real Mallorca

Fan's view: Mallorca sell Budimir to osasuna for 8 Million euros

Is this a good strategic move for RCD Mallorca? Monro Bryce's views

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
The national team is vaccinated three days before its debut at Euro 2021

Coronavirus news

Spain players receive vaccines amid fears of side effects

Spanish players fear possible side effects.


Edition of 11 June 2021