News of the day 21 February 2022
News / Latest headlines
Kids carnival parade in Palma

Latest headlines

The children's carnival is coming to Palma after all

No traditional parade but a host of activities across Palma for families to enjoy.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Classroom in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Spanish no longer specified as schools' teaching language in Balearic law

The opposition accuse President Armengol of having given in to "radical partners".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Monday's Covid data.

Latest headlines

Balearic Covid cases: update

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the ministry reported that 251,214 people have tested positive for Covid in the Balearics.

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Pollensa protest

Latest headlines

Political party rallies support against ticket booths in Pollensa

As a visitor to this beautiful resort for 35 years and a property one for 20 I’m upset and bewildered how these could have been given the go ahead

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The cave where the foreigner has been living since 2018.

Latest headlines

Mallorca´s cavemen: The nightmare

“We have routine Local Police patrols in the area to protect residents..."

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Young girl was treated in reception.

Latest headlines

Lucky escape for girl in pool

Moments of tension as medics and police treated the young girl

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

PM Boris Johnson.

International

UK to end legal self-isolation for people with COVID from Feb. 24

"We will encourage people with COVID-19 symptoms to exercise personal responsibility."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Balearic government meeting with business and union leaders

Latest headlines

Government wants 'fijo discontinuo' staff back at work in April

A good number of 'fijo discontinuo' employees will be back at work in March, but the government wants them all to be back no later than Easter.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
“Remember when the holiday resorts were half empty?...”

Majorca tourism

Comment: Learn from experience

“Remember when the holiday resorts were half empty?...”

Jason Moore

House prices may have risen but they are still way below the highs of 2007

Comment

Comment: The Mallorca bargain

House prices may have risen but they are still way below the highs of 2007.

Humphrey Carter

British Consul General Lloyd Milen

Majorca tourism

Mallorca's person of the week: British Consul General Lloyd Milen

Plus - cheers for carnival time on Mallorca and boos for the Spanish government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Queen Elizabeth II tested positive for coronavirus

Comment

Reaction to Britain's Queen Elizabeth getting COVID

Reaction to the news announced by Buckingham Palace on Sunday.

Reuters

Weather / Latest news
Minimum temperatures with little change

Weather

Mallorca Weather Forecast for February 21

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

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Betis - Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Horror tackle and absurd penalty see RCD Mallorca lose 2-1

Monro Bryce analyses all the talking points from yesterday's match - Should RCD Mallorca fear their next match?

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
Carlos Alcaraz vs Diego Schwartzman for the Title | Rio Open 2022 Final Highlights

Tennis

Alcaraz becomes youngest ATP 500 winner with Rio title

"I can't believe it, honestly. It has been a great week for me playing a great level."

Reuters

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