News of the day 9 May 2022
News / Latest headlines
People on the Paseo Marítimo in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Almost half the Balearic population wasn't born on the islands

The percentage of the population in the Balearics born elsewhere is the highest in Spain.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Magalluf court hearing.

Latest headlines

Punta Ballena business owner under investigation

The complainant is claiming back more than one and a half million euros

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

No more deaths in the Balearics from Covid.

Death toll remains the same

Balearic Covid figures of May 9

Palma has the highest number of cases.

Humphrey Carter

Burnt out cars on the streets of Palma.

Latest headlines

Arsonists spark fear in Palma

Local residents being urged to be vigilant.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Old Majorca Daily Bulletin website


Getting in line online

The days of rushing out to buy newspapers are all but over.

Anna Nicholas

News / Celebs
Michael Owen's daughter Gemma has been linked with the show.


Mallorca's Love Island launches promo ads

More names being mentioned for the love house

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Hotels
Great tourist industry,

Majorca tourism

Spain finally stamps out the infamous cash envelope

The Spanish economy was the hardest hit in the euro area by the pandemic, shrinking 11% in 2020 amid tough lockdowns. Two years later, it has still not returned to its pre-virus level.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Gabriel Escarrer Jaume Chief Excecutive of Melia Hotels International


Tourism on the move by Melia Chief Executive Gabriel Escarrer

The fundamentals of tourism remain solid. Even a pandemic that has paralysed travel for almost two years has not affected the desire to travel...

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Travelling
Tourists arriving at Palma airport.


Chaos at UK airports continues

British tourists advised to get prepared.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Attractions
Weather / Temperatures
At Son Marroig, Deya, Mallorca


Monday's weather in Mallorca

Generally fine on Monday; the outlook for the week is good.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Temperatures are rising in Mallorca.


It's getting hot in Mallorca

It's going to be a scorcher in Mallorca!

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Granada destroyed Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Humiliation as Granada hit Mallorca for six

Mallorca now await a footballing miracle.

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
Real Madrid- Atlético de Madrid highlights


Atletico close in on Champions League spot with 1-0 Real win

Diego Simeone's side remain fourth in the standings on 64 points

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Food and drink / Food and drink
Spiced Vegetable Tagine

Food and drink

Tagine Time with Marc Fosh

This week in Fosh and Food: "For me, this famous delicious Moroccan dish is all about simplicity and choosing good ingredients."

Marc Fosh

The bacalao a la Mallorquina.

Food and drink

Can Nofre: When nostalgia is served on a plate

For those who are fond of Mallorcan cooking, a visit to Can Nofre is always a huge delight. Find out what was the verdict in this week's restaurant review.

Andrew Valente

Edition of 6 May 2022