News of the day 27 April 2022
News / Latest headlines
Damaged bus in Calvia.

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Calvia buses vandalised

On Tuesday, several cranes were deployed to the Aquapark to remove the buses and take them to the scrapyard.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

'Royal Clipper' in full sail.

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'Royal Clipper' stops off in Palma

She has multiple deck pools, a large atrium and her luxurious lounges are decorated with exquisite murals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Balearic doctors protesting in Palma.

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Balearic doctors worried about misdiagnosis

"The lack of time with patients increases the risk of making a wrong diagnosis or arranging the wrong treatment.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Watch Mallorca's birdman

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Police hunting Mallorca birdman

The wingflyer was picked up by a boat.

Humphrey Carter

Terraces in Palma, Mallorca

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Bars can't find waiters because workers are "free to choose"

Union leaders blame businesses for not having looked after staff better.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Labour Day march in Palma, Mallorca

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Labour Day protest to demand pay increases

Sunday's demonstration will start at 12 noon in Palma's Plaça Espanya.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Vaccination rate has slowed down.

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Covid figures for Wednesday

Under 40s lacking the booster jab.

Humphrey Carter

The superyacht Z in Palma.

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Ukraine's richest man's yacht in Palma

Owner was named Europe's youngest billionaire by Forbes.

Humphrey Carter

The victim was rushed to Porto Cristo.

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French tourist drowns in Mallorca

Woman arrived in Mallorca a few days ago.

Humphrey Carter

The KIng and Queen in Palma today.

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Spanish royals in Palma

Public gathered to greet the royals.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
Working from home

Frank Confidential

Have we all 'Let ourselves go' since Covid struck?

According to research women around the world are wearing make-up, on average, 28% less than in 2019. It seems that this is called “opting for a more natural look.”

Frank Leavers

Radisson hotel


Comment: Sustainable “greenwashing”

Striking a balance is a challenge, granted, but these are essentials.

Andrew Ede

Graffiti can be seen in Palma


Comment: Beach bars and grafitti

The summer is around the corner and some serious decisons need to be taken.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Enjoy a long life in Mallorca.


Balearics has highest life expectancy in the EU

Balearics has one of the highest levels of life expectancy.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Hotels
Palma tourist rental.


Hundreds of tourist rentals in Palma on Airbnb

The new General Plan will be even stricter on tourist rentals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Travelling
Travel agents from Chicago, Miami & New York in Mallorca.


American travel agents mesmerised by Mallorca

Foundation 365 is planning to launch a promotional campaign in several US cities, including Boston, Philadelphia, Miami and New York.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Hire cars being transported in Palma, Mallorca


Call for limits on the number of hire cars in the Balearics

Podemos are to urge island councils to comply with national law on climate change.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news
Palma, Mallorca.

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Mallorca Weather Forecast for April 28

Keep an eye on the weather all over Mallorca via our webcams, just click here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools
Every child received a wand from classmate Gori


The World of Harry Potter According to the Year 6 Students at Queen's College

Students have been captivated by the Harry Potter novels and have loved listening to podcasts from many of the actors who have been involved in the Harry Potter films.

Queen's College

Island life / Living
Teresa Ribera in Congress today.


Spanish consumers will pay the gas-price cap bill, minister says

Power companies do not want the government getting involved.


Edition of 27 April 2022