News of the day 16 March 2022
News / Latest headlines
Passengers at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Balearics leading Easter holiday bookings by the main tourism markets

Easter bookings are at present 58% of what they were in 2019, but there is still a month to go.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Units beneath Palma's Plaça Major have been closed since September 2019

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No work on Palma Plaça Major units before next year's election

The opposition Partido Popular believe that the town hall administration doesn't really know what to do with the space.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Jose Gomis and Amanda Ventura in Palma today.

Latest headlines

Mallorcan Ukrainian aid mission needs your help

Your chance to help get food and medicines to the Ukraine and bring refugees back to Palma.

Humphrey Carter

Alcudia town hall, Mallorca

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Town halls in Mallorca are "excessively solvent"

And the three best-run town halls in terms of their finances are ... ?

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The cloudy start to the day in Palma could make way for rain.

Latest headlines

Watch out for raining mud tonight in Mallorca

Watch where you walk if the mud rain comes tonight.

Palmanova 12th March 2022

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A walk through Palmanova

Getting ready for the new season on Mallorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Balearic death toll has not risen.

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Wednesday Covid cases in the Balearics

86 percent of the population is fully vaccinated

Humphrey Carter

Investigators are trying to contact the former president.

Latest headlines

Panama's ex-president charged with spying in Mallorca

The arrested Guardia Civil officers appeared in court this evening.

Humphrey Carter

Haulier protest in Palma Mallorca on Monday

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Mallorca hauliers give notice of strike

The strike call comes from the Balearic Freight Transport Association.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
“Europe must start growing its own crops once again....”


Comment: Start growing

“Europe must start growing its own crops once again....”

Jason Moore

Who would have thought two years ago that we would still be wearing masks?


Comment: Two years from lockdown

Who would have thought two years ago that we would still be wearing masks?

Humphrey Carter

British radio presenters


Are you “really excited” or is it that you “just can’t wait”?

"I do wonder sometimes if certain British radio presenters are on the edge of hysteria most of the time."

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
Healthy & easy hummus recipe


Hummus - The genuine recipe is easy peasy yet so many cooks insist on doing stupid ersatz versions

Have you ever tasted genuine hummus? - Find out how to make the authentic one.

Andrew Valente

What's on / Films
What's on / Coming soon
Capriccio from Four Pieces for String Quartet

Coming soon

Things to do in Mallorca on March 16 and 17

Don't miss St. Patrick's Day Festival this Sunday in Santa Ponsa.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Cloudy to overcast skies with some light rain and mud from the evening onwards.

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for Wednesday 16th March

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

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Paperwork / Schools


Ipads … another teaching and learning tool

Weekly spotlight on the Academy International School and their pupils.

The Academy School

Alana and Charley took over our Friday Secondary assembly from Ms Millars office.


International Women’s Day at Mallorca International School

This year two students in our Year 10 class, Charley and Alana approached us before half term with the idea of celebrating International Women’s Day.

Mallorca International School

Edition of 16 March 2022