News of the day 8 July 2022
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Celebrity Edge

Latest headlines

Find out which ships are in port today

Three cruise ships are scheduled in port today.

Ashlee Caliz

Court appearance in Palma, Mallorca for suspect accused of fatal assault

Latest headlines

Cala Major attacker turned himself in

A court ordered him to prison on Thursday.

Andrew Ede

Council meeting - Alcudia, Mallorca

Latest headlines

New Alcudia mayor raises his salary

The mayor's annual salary has gone up by 14,000 euros.

Andrew Ede

Palma shooting caught on video.

Latest headlines

Palma drive-by shooting caught on video

The video could prove crucial to the investigation.

Humphrey Carter

Over 300 new cases of Covid in 24 hours.

Latest headlines

Balearic Covid data for July 8

974,255 people have been fully vaccinated.

Humphrey Carter

Alua Hawaii Mallorca

Latest headlines

Israeli Group buys Mallorca hotels in multi-million euro operation

The company owns more than 200 hotels across 19 countries,

News / Comment
Tourists enjoy the beach


Champagne on ice

“I sincerely doubt that we will have a record summer season... it will be good but not that good...”

Jason Moore

The Balearics could have a say in how its ports and airports are run


An independent Balearics

“It is highly unlikely that it will ever happen, but I think it could work.”

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle


If at first you don't succeed...

Holly will be releasing her new album “The Physics Of Us” this coming autumn!

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Hotels
Passengers at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Summer tourism prospects good - but after the summer?

"Let's enjoy the summer," say the hoteliers; there's uncertainty ahead.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Airport
Son Sant Joan Airport - Palma, Mallorca


New tender for airport ground handling

Palma is one of the most profitable airports for ground handling.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
Value for money is key when going on holiday this year.


Turkey could knock the summer stuffing out of the Balearics

UK operators are increasing capacity for Turkey next year

Humphrey Carter

Careful where you smoke in the Balearics this summer.


Don't get caught having a quick fag in the nude on the beach in Mallorca!

Make sure you are on a nudist beach before letting it all hang out!

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Attractions
Paul Kalkbrenner will be at Son Fusteret this weekend


Let's go out: A party for everyone

It's the weekend: let your hair down!

Ashlee Caliz

Weather / Temperatures
Paperwork / Paperwork
The British Ambassador to Spain Hugh Elliott said there could be news next week.


UK driving licence in Spain update or not

There could be some good news next week.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Sport / Other Sports
Novak Djokovic against Cameron Norrie at Wimbledon.

Other Sports

Norrie's great run at Wimbledon comes to an end

Norrie took the first set against the number one seed, Novak Djokovic.

Food and drink / Food and drink
Providing the best customer service is the philosophy of the Pure beach bar.


Quality comes to Cala Llombards thanks to the Pure beach bar.

The beach bar has an extensive cocktail menu to cool you off on the hottest days

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Food and drink

Cooking with Lavender

Lavender has been in documented use for over 2,500 years

Marc Fosh

Edition of 8 July 2022