News of the day 31 March 2022
News / Latest headlines
Truckers protest in Mallorca

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New threat of strike by truckers in Mallorca

The threat comes from a splinter group of haulier businesses.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Detention of a robber in Palma, Mallorca

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Prison for robber who stabbed hostel receptionist

The incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Guardia Civil drugs operation in Mallorca

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Major drugs operation in Mallorca

A dozen arrests made after raids in Palma and elsewhere on the island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Protest by family doctors in Mallorca

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Family doctors in Mallorca protest against overwork

Demands for more personnel and a maximum number of consultations per day.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

La Lonja area of Palma, Mallorca


Residents of Palma's La Lonja being driven out by noise and tourism

Residents complain of "flagrant non-compliance" by restaurants and the inaction of the authorities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Gabriel Escarrer, CEO of Meliá Hotels International

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Meliá boss in top ten of Spain's chief executives

Gabriel Escarrer is the only representative of the tourism industry in the top ten.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Suspect was arrested this week.

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Arrested for Magalluf car park rape

Tourist was alone and accepted a lift to her hotel.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
Cauliflower steak


Our Mediterranean Diet

Over the years I have subconsciously cut out a lot of red meat from my diet and totally embraced the Mediterranean menu.

Peter Clover

The Balearic government has added a further 100 million euros.


Comment: Spain splashes the cash

Billions of euros of aid has been pledged but where’s the money coming from?

Humphrey Carter

The unions are now saying that it is this, plus inflation, which has caused a slowdown in bookings.


Comment: And for those not returning to work?

The special Covid benefits regime for fijo discontinuo employees ends today.

Andrew Ede

Actress Jada Pinkett Smith, Will Smith and US actor Chris Rock


Will Smith - between a rock and a slapped face!

How could comedian Chris Rock be so insensitive? - Plus, workers are sick of business jargon.

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
Easter pies


Easter pies - Mallorca’s pastry treats at this time of the year can be delicious

Mallorca’s Easter pies and other pastries are unusual in that they are savoury as well as sweet.

Andrew Valente

When the final showdown happens in Soller Square


Humans of Mallorca and the Soller Firo

The huge team of local people organising this year’s event, have a huge responsibility.

Shirley Roberts

What's on / Films
This week's Bulletin ticket winner


Congratulations to this week's Bulletin movie ticket winner

Tickets are still being given out this week so take part in our competition.

Christina Buchet

What's on / Coming soon
Ghost the Musical - Official Trailer (HD)

Coming soon

Top Events this Thursday and Saturday on the island

The night parties are back - Check out Andrew Ede's top events for this week

Andrew Ede

Derby Motoreta - El Valle

Coming soon

Things to do in Mallorca Today and Tomorrow

Ghost, el Musical, the Spanish version comes to Palma this week - take a look at our guide!

Christina Buchet

Paperwork / Schools
Rafa Nadal Museum


Blue Day for World Water Day & Out and About

We are very proud of all The Academy students for the amazing enthusiasm and support on World Water Day!

The Academy School

Edition of 31 March 2022