News of the day 22 February 2022
News / Latest headlines
Fears of conflict.

International

Britain to impose sanctions as Russia enters Ukraine

Those developments fit a pattern repeatedly predicted by Western governments

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Campaign victory.

International

The Bank cashier is back!

From now on, elderly people who go to a bank branch will receive this personal, preferential approach with extended cashier service.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

"Russia must know the firmness of EU and NATO is absolute and total,"

International

NATO and EU cannot allow violation of Ukraine's territorial integrity, Spanish Minister says

"Russia must know the firmness of EU and NATO is absolute and total,"

Reuters

EasyJet additional seats for European holiday destinations

Majorca tourism

EasyJet add another 90,000 seats for UK holiday flights

Mallorca among the destinations; holidays "a priority" for UK consumers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Laundry pool in Banyalbufar, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Accused of illegal conversion of a laundry pool into a swimming pool

The property is in Banyalbufar and is covered by regulations for the Tramuntana Mountains.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

President Francina Armengol of the Balearics

Latest headlines

Tourism decree will not mean de-growth or loss of jobs

Parliament debate on Tuesday centred on the impact of the tourism decree on holiday rentals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Travel boost for Britons coming to the Balearics.

Majorca tourism

Green light for UK travellers to the Balearics this Easter

All fully-vaccinated Britons can travel to Europe without pre-departure tests.

Reuters

The sample was collected under the testing authority of the International Olympic Committee

Latest headlines

Spanish figure skater Barquero tests positive for banned substance

The 20-year-old Barquero and her partner Marco Zandron finished 11th in the pairs skating short programme.

Reuters

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Latest headlines

Latest Covid figures for Tuesday

More than 2.16 million doses of the vaccine have now been administered.

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Repaired horse sculpture in Alcudia Mallorca returns to its location

Latest headlines

The Alcudia horse returns

The horse sculpture was damaged in March last year; an HGV crashed into it.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
“Britain can´t continue to expect miracles from its military...”

Comment

Comment: Best defence

“Britain can´t continue to expect miracles from its military...”

Jason Moore

More and more regions are easing Covid restrictions but vaccinations have dropped.

Comment

Comment: Spanish restrictions eased

More and more regions are easing Covid restrictions but vaccinations have dropped.

Humphrey Carter

Hotel Fergus

Majorca tourism

Hotel de-growth - what a difference two years make

The government has introduced its tourism decree and the hoteliers federation is expressing its anger about it.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle
Look, I do not diet!

Community

Fatless in Soller

Our contributor Rachel Fox has been prescribed a very low fat diet...

Rachel Fox

S'Albufera Mallorca

Lifestyle

Moustaches in the Spanish Canes

This week in Wild Mallorca:Taking a walk into the Albufera reserve.

Neville James-Davies

What's on / Coming soon
Wieder, Gansch & Paul

Coming soon

What's On Tuesday 22 and Wednesday 23 February

Don't forget that today Wieder, Gansch and Paul are playing in Palma. Also the Scouts are holding an event this Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Flip Fly-Fira del Ram

Coming soon

Top Events this Friday on the island

This Friday sees the return of the Ram fair, which was cancelled in 2020 and 2021.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
Mallorca Weather Forecast for Tuesday

Weather

Mallorca Weather Forecast for February 22

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

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 22 February 2022
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