News of the day 23 March 2022
News / Latest headlines
Restaurant zone in Palma, Mallorca

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Restaurants in Mallorca having to put up prices

In some instances, the cost of products has risen by some 30%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Petrol station in Mallorca

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Balearics proposing cut in airport taxes

A specific fund to compensate for transport costs is also being proposed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Scene of a drowning incident in Cala Serena, Mallorca

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Body of tourist recovered from cave in Cala Serena

Despite dangerous conditions, Guardia Civil divers continued the search.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Keep your shirt on when away from the beaches.

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Don't get shirty in Mallorca

Only six alcoholic drinks per day in some resort hotels.

Humphrey Carter

Sineu Fair in Mallorca

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Mallorca's oldest fair returning after two years

Sineu claims bragging rights over Inca for having the oldest fair.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Battery factory


VW says its Spanish battery cell plant will be located near Valencia

Volkswagen's planned battery cell plant in Spain will have around 3,000 employees and a production of 40 gigawatt hours (GWh) a year.


Haulier protest in Lugo, Galicia


Government brings forward meeting to try and end truckers' dispute

The meeting won't, however, have representation of self-employed and small business carriers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Met office shows clouds over the Balearics.

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Grey skies on the sunshine isle

"Unsettled weather will continue...."

General view of Puerto Soller

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Your shop window on your Mallorca holiday favourites

"We hope that these live feeds will bring back some holiday memories...."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The most recent location in Mallorca was Sant Llorenç des Cardassar.

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Mallorca's three million euros of love

ITV looking for a new location in Mallorca.

Today's crisis meeting in Palma.

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Balearic aid for transport sector

Palma to push Madrid into reducing taxes across the board.

Humphrey Carter

Take-off from Palma de Mallorca Airport, Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain - 27 July, 2019

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Spanish airports ready for take off

“General data for the 2022 summer is positive, but the degree of uncertainty is still high due to factors such as the pandemic evolution, the conflict in Ukraine and fuel price increase,”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Kaylie Williams is itching for some news.

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Getting to the bottom of the story in Mallorca

Williams has taken to Facebook so she put the mystery behind her.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
“Many hotels are planning to open later because of the transport strike...”


Comment: Strike woes

“Many hotels are planning to open later because of the transport strike...”

Jason Moore

Russian salad or ensaladilla rusa is one of Spain’s most favourite dishes or was.


Comment: No more Russian salad

Russian salad or ensaladilla rusa is one of Spain’s most favourite dishes or was.

Humphrey Carter

Prohens can’t command constant visibility


Balearic government and the elephant no longer ignored

With whom will the PP form a coalition? What do you think?

Andrew Ede

Conservative Party's Spring Conference takes place in Blackpool


It’s not what you say - It’s the way that you say it

It seems to me that our political leaders have all rather abandoned any concept of memorable speech making...

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
The Perfect Rice Recipe (Spanish Paella)


Paella Spain’s most travelled regional dish is back in the news again

What are the 10 essential ingredients of an authentic Valencian paella?

Andrew Valente

What's on / Coming soon
Forró do Pulpo - Enverdecer

Coming soon

Things to do in Mallorca Today and Tomorrow

Take a look at the weekly market in Llucmajor - It is one of the largest and most popular markets in Mallorca.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Temperatures unchanged.


Mallorca Weather Forecast for Wednesday 23th March

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

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

More mud showers tomorrow in Mallorca.

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More Mallorca mud showers on Thursday

Dusty air from Africa heading for the Balearics again.

Humphrey Carter

Paperwork / Schools
Students from Early Years to Sixth Form came together to appreciate reading.


Reading Week at Baleares International College

Reading Week was an action-packed succession of events full of stories, celebrations, costumes and inspiring young readers.

Baleares International College

Sport / Real Mallorca
Javier Aguirre is set to be named the nw Real Mallorca manager.

Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca name new manager

Mallorca have lost their last six games.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 23 March 2022