News of the day 10 November 2021
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Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

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Flight capacity will not increase at Palma Airport

Aena's project for the airport cannot entail increased capacity.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Air Arabia Maroc plane at Palma Airport.


Escapees forced Air Arabia Maroc crew to keep plane doors open

12 of the escapees are in jail, the rest are on the run and at least 2 are known to have fled to the mainland.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Ca n'Andria in Santa Maria del Camí, Mallorca

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Santa Maria approves development of 300 new homes

Environmentalists Terraferida among those opposed to the developments.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Video of the Fornalutx school flooding

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School is out....after flooding

"Unsettled weather to continue...."

Guardia Civil van

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Guardia Civil deny raiding Atlético Baleares

Football clubs at the centre of suspected social security fraud, but not in the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Health worker being tested.

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Wednesday, November 10

The test rate for a lower number of new cases than on Tuesday has risen nevertheless.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The fence around Palma airport.

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Palma airport security crisis meeting called

Twenty-four passengers fled the plane, closing the airport for more than three hours.

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
“The battle of the booze is about to begin on Mallorca...”


Booze battle

“The battle of the booze is about to begin on Mallorca...”

Jason Moore

The social divide between the have and have nots is widening in the Balearics


Mallorca’s rich and poor

The social divide between the have and have nots is widening in the Balearics.

Humphrey Carter

Was 2001 a hurricane?


Here comes a hurricane

Was 2001 a hurricane? This was the worst storm ever to hit Mallorca.

Andrew Ede

the shops are having some sort of ‘Sale’ at the moment


No need for covid retail therapy - Plus, your hippocampus and weather woes!

Find out what Frank Leavers has to say in his column today.

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
the seductive smell of roasting chestnuts was one of the favourite harbingers of the autumn-winter season.


Palma is losing its chestnut vendors

Why is this old part of Palma's street culture disappearing?

Andrew Valente

'Spirit of Adventure'


New Saga cruise ship docks in Palma

‘Spirit of Adventure’ cruises last 22 days and are all-inclusive.

Wendy Urquhart

Warm and cosy on the sofa with hubby just about to watch “Lethal Weapon”.


The pleasures of Majorca

Find out what Amanda is doing to enjoy this autumn in Mallorca.

Amanda Jeffrey

Es Trenc, Mallorca.


Some of the reasons to Visit Mallorca

Millions of tourists come to the island every year; many of them return time and again, to discover new places and revisit their favourite haunts and some never leave!

Wendy Urquhart

What's on / Coming soon

Coming soon

What's On Wednesday 10 November and Thursday 11 November

What's happening near you? Today we have the incredible "Swan Lake" by the Moscow Ballet in Palma.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Floods in Fornalutx, Mallorca.

Latest news

Storm 'Blas' causes severe flooding in Fornalutx

A yellow alert is in force at least until noon for winds gusting up to 80 kilometres an hour and heavy rains, except in the south of the Island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Flooding in Mallorca.

Latest news

Storm 'Blas' causing havoc in Mallorca

In the last 12 hours, 52 litres fell in Son Torrella, 37 in Alfabia and 25 in LLuc.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca Weather Forecast for Thursday

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Watch the weather live with our interactive map

Weatherwise there's more misery in store in Mallorca today. Keep an eye on what's happening all over the island by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Paperwork / Schools
The school was full of the smell of gingerbread on Wednesday


Welcome to our Reception Bakery!

Last week our Reception children had so much fun in their new bakery role play area as part of their new topic.

Mallorca International School

Edition of 10 November 2021