News of the day 29 December 2021
News / Latest headlines
Meeting in Sa Pobla, Mallorca for the Sant Antoni fiestas

Latest headlines

Sa Pobla cancels Sant Antoni fiestas

Two religious celebrations will go ahead; that's all.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather today


Mallorca Weather Forecast for December 29

You can keep up to date with the weather across the island here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Covid Passpprt shown on mobile phone.

Coronavirus news

No Extra Restrictions for New Year's Eve

The Balearic Islands relies on this measure to control the the spread of infections without having to implement more restrictions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Ilumental would take place in the surroundings of Palma Catherdal.

Majorca tourism

A Festival of Lights Proposed for October

The idea is to fill the area around Palma Cathedral with light and colour.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias

Coronavirus news

Government and Communities study whether to shorten the quarantine for COVID

The measure has already been implemented in the United States due to the avalanche of infections of new variant.

Redaccion Digital

The first Frikyday of Selva.

Majorca tourism

60 Fairs Planned for 2022 and Four of Them are New

Selva is one of the municipalities that will premiere two new events, if the health crisis allows it.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Carlos García Roldán, detained in Colombia in 2019

Latest headlines

Real-estate scam victims could get their money back

Over 200 victims who made deposits totalling some 3.3 million euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Covid-19 cases for Wednesday December 29, 2021

Coronavirus news

Wednesday Covid cases number tops 2,000

High numbers of daily cases can be expected for the time being.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

'The language of love', debut of the Mallorcan presenter Ricky Merino in British TV

Latest headlines

Mallorcan lands top job on British TV

So, for example, I asked Davina, “Why do you British people always wear socks with flip flops when you come to Mallorca?”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Covid vaccination of children

Coronavirus news

Vaccination of children from the age of five starts next week

Vaccination of nine to eleven-year-olds started a couple of weeks ago.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Quaratine to be reduced due to high vaccination rate.

Latest headlines

Spain to reduce quarantine period to seven days

“We are better and more prepared to confront the omicron variant.”

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
“The Calle Olmos in the centre of Palma has become like a racetrack...”


Pavement danger

“The Calle Olmos in the centre of Palma has become like a racetrack...”

Jason Moore

Son Espases University Hospital in Palma has beaten all odds to remain number one


Winning Mallorcan hospital

Son Espases University Hospital in Palma has beaten all odds to remain number one.

Humphrey Carter

A person can put on half a stone (approx 3kilos…or your left leg!) over the Christmas holiday period.


Putting on the podge over Christmas and football follies

"We’ve not even hit New Year, yet I daren’t look at myself as I pass a normally harmless mirror in the hallway."

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
Jurel is easy to cook and very much worth giving a try


Jurel - A good and cheap Med fish now in season

What makes this member of the blue fish family so special?

Andrew Valente

Santa and all of his elves at The Olive Tree


Operation Papa Noel & The end of an era

This week in Majorca Mallorca: Vicki McLeod talks to the team of SOS Calvia and Kay Halley.

Vicki McLeod

What's on / Films
The King's Man | Official Trailer | 20th Century Studios


Films in English until Tuesday 4 January

This week one new release but still others showing at Ocimax, Rivoli, Augusta, Festival Park, CineCiutat and Mahon.

Christina BuchetFrank Leavers

What's on / Coming soon
"Pluja" Desirée Durán FolkTrònic

Coming soon

What's On Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 December

The Royal Pages are across the island to receive the letters for the Three Kings. Don't forget to check out our Festive Fun section with all the Christmas events taking place on the island. Click here.

Christina Buchet

Edition of 29 December 2021